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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

William Cowper - 1853
...flippant, pert, and full of play ; 316 Ho 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 the prcttiness of feign'd alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce. 390 The heart is hard in nature, and...
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Poems, by William Cowper, Esq: Together with His Posthumous Poetry, and a ...

William Cowper - 1853 - 785 pages
...flippant, pert, and full of play ; 315 Ho sees mo, and at once, swift as a bird, Ascends the noighb'ring beech ; there whisks his brush, And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud, With all tho prottiness of feign 'ğl alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce. 390 The heart is hard in nature,...
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Russell's American Elocutionist ...: Comprising "Lessons in Enunciation ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1854 - 376 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 poetical works of William Cowper, with life ..., Page 100, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1854
...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...whisks his brush, And perks his ears, and stamps, and scolds aloud, With all the prettiness of feign'd alarm, si a And anger insignificantly fierce. The...
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The Works of William Cowper: Comprising His Poems, Correspondence ..., Volume 6

William Cowper, Robert Southey - 1854
...forth To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, pert, and full of play. 315 He sees me, and at once, swift as a bird, Ascends...whisks his brush And perks his ears, and stamps and scolds aloud, With all the prettiness of feign'd alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce. 320 The heart...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - Poetry - 1854 - 428 pages
...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 brush, With all the prettineas of feign'd alarm, sio And anger insignificantly fierce. The heart is hard in...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

REV. H. STEBBING - 1854
...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 [brush, Ascends the neighbouring beech ; there whisks hi* And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries...
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POEMS, BY WILLIAM COWPER, ESQ

JOHN JOHNSON - 1854
...forth, To frisk awhile, and bask in the warm sun, The squirrel, flippant, port, and full of play ; 315 He sees me, and at once, swift as a bird, Ascends the neighb'ring beech ; there whisks his brunh, And perks his ears, and stamps, and cries aloud, With all...
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The complete poetical works of William Cowper, with life and critical notice ...

William Cowper - 1855
...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...stamps, and cries aloud, With all the prettiness of feign'd alarm. And anger insignificantly fierce. The heart is hard in nature, and unfit For human fellowship,...
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The task, a poem, illustr. by B. Foster

William Cowper - 1855
...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...stamps, and cries aloud, With all the prettiness of feign' d alarm, And anger insignificantly fierce. The heart is hard in nature, and unfit For human...
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