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" Haply some hoary-headed swain may say, "Oft have we seen him at the peep of dawn Brushing with hasty steps the dews away, To meet the sun upon the upland lawn; "There at the foot of yonder nodding beech That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high, His... "
The rudiments of English grammar - Page 56
by T. Bowen - 1799
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 64

English poets - 1790
...di faville." FITKARCK, SON. 169. " There " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech " That wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, '' His liftlefs length at noontide would he ftretch, *' And pore Upon the brook that bubbles by. •' Hard by yon wood, now fmiling as in fcorn,...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1791
...hoary-headed Twain may fay, " Oft have we' feen him at the peep of dawn, Jrufhing, with hafty ftcps, the dews . wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, lis liftlefs length at noon-tide would he ftretch, And pore...
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Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry ..., Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - Conduct of life - 1791
...away, To meet the fun upon the upland lawn. There,abhc foot of yonder nodding beech, Tlxat writhes its old fantaftic roots fo high, His liftlefs length at noon-tide would he ftretch, And pore upon the brook that bubblcs by. Hard by yon wood, now fmiling, as in fcorn, Mutt'ring...
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Poems Selected and Printed by a Small Party of English, who Made this ...

1792 - 91 pages
...hoary-headed fwain may fay, " Oft have we feen him, at the peep of dawn, Brushing, with hafty fteps, the dews away, To meet the fun upon the upland lawn. There at the foot of yonder nodding beech , That wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, His liftlefs length at noon-tide would he ftretch; And pore...
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Roach's Beauties of the Modern Poets of Great Britain: Carefully Selected ...

John Roach - English poetry - 1792
...fwain may fay, ' Oft' have we feen him, at the peep of dais u, 4 Bruflimg with haOy fleps, the dews away, < To meet the fun upon the upland lawn. There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, ' That writhes its old fantaflic roots fo high, ' His lifllefs length at noon-tide would he flretch, ' And...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes. With the Corrections ...

William Shakespeare - 1793
...STEEVENS. 5 at be lay along Under an oak, &c. J " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech " That wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, " His liftlefs length at noon-tide would he ftretch, " And pore upon the brook that babbles by." Gray's Elegy, That their difcharge did ftretch...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare. In Fifteen Volumes: With the Corrections ...

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1793
...— as he lay along Under an oak, &c.] " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech " That wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, " His liftlefs length at noon-tide would he ftretch, " And pore upon the brook that babbles by," Gray's EL-gy. That their difcharge did ftretch...
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The Plays of William Shakspeare. In Fifteen Volumes: As you like it. All's ...

William Shakespeare - English drama - 1793
...STEEVENS. f>^ he lay along (jnder an oak, (kc " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech " That wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, " His liftlefs length at noon-tide would he ftretch, " And pore upon the brook that babbles by." Gray's Elegy, That their difcharge did ftretch...
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the english anthology

T AGERTON - 1794
...meet the fun upon the upland lawn. 109 ' There, at the foot of yonder nodding beech, ' That wreathes its old fantaftic roots fo high, His liftlefs length at noontide would he ftretch, • And pore upon the brook that babbles by. • Hard by yon wood, now fmiling as in feorn,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 10

English poetry - 1795
...have we feen him at the peep of dawa " Brulhing with hafly ftcps the dews away " To meet the fun upm the upland lawn." . " There at the foot of yonder nodding beech, " That wreathes its otd fantaftic roof, fo high, " His liftlefs length at noontide would he ftrctch, " And...
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