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" Drawn from his refuge in some lonely elm, That age or injury has hollow'd deep, Where, on his bed of wool and matted leaves, He has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of... "
The Saturday Magazine - Page 133
1841
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq., with a New Memoir: Compiled from Johnson ...

William Cowper - 1846 - 284 pages
...He has oatslept the winter, ventures forth, To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of play ; He sees me, and at once, swift as a bird, Ascends the neighb'ring beech ; there whisks . his brush, And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud, With...
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Poems, with a memoir of the author

William Cowper - 1847
...He has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of play ; He sees me, and...Ascends the neighbouring beech ; there whisks his bn;sfe And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud. With all the prettiness of feign'd alarm, And...
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The Quarterly educational magazine, and record of the Home and ..., Volume 1

Home and colonial school society - 1848
...forth to bask in the warm sun, when, perhaps catching sight of a stranger, he — " Swift as a bird And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud, With...alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce." — COWPER. In this month many of our migrating birds depart. The nightingale, sedge and reed-warblers, whitethroat,...
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Poetry for schools

Frederick Charles Cook - 1849
...He has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of play; He sees me, and at once, swift as a bird Ascends the neighb'ring beech; there whisks his brush, And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud, With all...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1850 - 514 pages
...He has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm snn, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of play ; He sees me, and...his brush, And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries alcud, With all the prettiness of feigned alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce. The heart is hard...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...He has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, ss, indeed, that dissipated minds, And profligate..."D 1851 Lippincott, Grambo & co"# Cowper William" William Cowper( The heart is hard in nature and unfit For human fellowship, as being void Of sympathy, and therefore...
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The American Elocutionist: Comprising 'Lessons in Enunciation', 'Exercises ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1851 - 380 pages
...has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, — flippant, pert and full of play : He sees me, and,...of feigned alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce. The heart is hard in nature, and unfit For human fellowship, as being void Of sympathy, and therefore...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...of play; He sees me, and at once, swift as a bird, Ascends the neighbouring beech; there whisks hu 0Gi͋" ]* ` / 2 ݾ w \T 2 U= U = z 7l . n\ U^ q2...畖C [ h '7 !r/ _ Mfvl p3 ];3O The heart is hard in nature and. unfit For human fellowship, as being void Of sympathy, and therefore...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...of play; He sees me, and at once, swift as a bird, Ascends the neighbouring beech ; there whisks hia brush, And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud,...With all the prettiness of feigned alarm. And anger insignifieantly fieree. The heart is hard in nature and unfit For human fellowship, as being void Of...
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The naturalist's poetical companion, with notes, selected by E. Wilson

Naturalist pseud, Edward WILSON (M.A., F.L.S.) - 1852
...He has outslept the winter, ventures forth To frisk a while, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of play ; He sees me, and...once, swift as a bird, Ascends the neighbouring beech ; where whisks his brush And perks his ears, and stamps and cries aloud With all the prettiness of...
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