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" When in one night, ere glimpse of morn, His shadowy flail hath threshed the corn That ten day-labourers could not end ; Then lies him down the lubber fiend, And, stretched out all the chimney's length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength ; And crop-full... "
Beispielsammlung zur Theorie und Literatur der Schönen Wissenschaften - Page 246
by Johann Joachim Eschenaburg - 1789
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A collection of poems from various authors, fo young persons

Collection - 1856 - 102 pages
...chimney's length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength, And crop-full out of doors he flings, Ere the first cock his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men ; Where...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - English poetry - 1856 - 554 pages
...length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength, And crop-full out of doors he flings, Ere the first cook his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lulled asleep. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength ; And crop-full out of doors he flings, Ere the first cock his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lulled asleep. Towered cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where...
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Poets and Statesmen: Their Homes and Haunts in the Neighbourhood of Eton and ...

William Dowling - Literary landmarks - 1857 - 272 pages
...chimney's length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength ; And crop-full out of door he flings, Ere the first cock his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where...
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L'Allegro ...

John Milton - 1859 - 42 pages
...chimney's length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength ; And cropful out of doors he flings Ere the first cock his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lull'd to sleep. Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, Where...
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The sea-board and the down; or, My parish in the South, by an old vicar (J.W ...

John Wood Warter - Tarring, West, Eng. (Parish) - 1860
...not end ; Then lies him down the lubbar-jiend, And ftretched out all the chimney's length Banes at the fire his hairy ftrength, And crop-full out of doors he flings Ere the firft cock his matin fings.' " " Very likely Milton knew the connexion between lubber and fiend," was the Old Vicar's reply...
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The sea-board and the down; or, My parish in the South, by an old vicar (J.W ...

John Wood Warter - Tarring, West, Eng. (Parish) - 1860
...not end ; Then lies him down the lubbar-jiend, And ftrerched out all the chimney's length Bafks at the fire his hairy ftrength, And crop-full out of doors he flings Ere the firft cock his matin fings.' " " Very likely Milton knew the connexion between lubber and fiend," was the Old Vicar's reply...
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The Ladies' Reader: Designed for the Use of Ladies' Schools and Family ...

John William Stanhope Hows - Readers - 1860 - 425 pages
...chimney's length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength ; And crop-full out of doors he flings Ere the first cock his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, , .. Where...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Memoir and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Milton, James Montgomery - 1861
...length, Basks at the fire his hairy strength ; \\v And, crop-full, out of doors he flings, Ere the first cock his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whispering winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, And the busy hum of men, "Where...
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Heath Readings in the Literature of England

Tom Peete Cross, Clement Tyson Goode - English literature - 1927 - 1389 pages
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