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" The breezy call of incense-breathing morn, The swallow twittering from the straw-built shed, The cock's shrill clarion, or the echoing horn, No more shall rouse them from their lowly bed. For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife... "
British Poems, from "Canterbury Tales" to "Recessional" - Page 248
edited by - 1912 - 537 pages
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Cyclopedia of English Literature: a Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1851
...those rugged elms, that yew-tree's shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mouldering heap Each in hie narrow cell for ever laid, The rude forefathers of...How jocund did they drive their team a-field! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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The Literary Reader: For Academies and High Schools: Consisting of ...

Arethusa Hall - Readers - 1851 - 408 pages
...yew-tree's shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mouldering heap, Each in his narrow cell forever laid, The rude forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy...How jocund did they drive their team a-field! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke! 16 Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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Select English poetry, with notes by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1851
...shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mouldering heap, Each in his narrow cell for ever laid, The rude4 forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy call of...How jocund did they drive their team a-field ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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Poems for Young People

William Chambers - Children's poetry, English - 1851 - 173 pages
...forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy call of incense-breathing morn, The swallow twittering from her straw-built shed, The cock's shrill clarion, or the...How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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The speaker: or, Miscellaneous pieces selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield, James Pycroft - 1851
...their lowly bed. For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply her ev'ning care : No children run to lisp their sire's return,...! How bow'd the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! The boast of Heraldry, the pomp of Pow'r, And all that Beauty, all that Wealth e'er gave, Await alike...
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF COLLINS, GRAY AND BEATTIE.

1852
...Hamlet sleep. The breezy call of incense-breathing Morn, The swallow twitt'ring from the straw built shed, The cock's shrill clarion, or the echoing horn,...woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not Ambition raock their useful toil, Their homely joys, and destiny obscure ; Nor Grandeur hear with a disdainful...
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A Step from the New World to the Old, and Back Again: With ..., Volume 1

Henry Philip Tappan - Europe - 1852
...the hamlet sleep. " The breezy call of incense-breathing morn, The swallow twitt'ring from his lowly shed, The cock's shrill clarion, or the echoing horn,...How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! " Let not ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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The book of English poetry, with critical and biogr. sketches of the poets

English poetry - 1853
...incense-breathing morn, The swallow twittering from her straw-built shed, The cock's shrill clarion, or thff echoing horn, No more shall rouse them from their...How jocund did they drive their team a-field ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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The Boy's Second Help to Reading: A Selection of Choice Passages from ...

Theodore Alors W. Buckley - Children's literature, English - 1854 - 312 pages
...CHUECHYAED. 289 Beneath those rugged elms, that yew-tree's shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mould'ring heap, Each in his narrow cell for ever laid, The rude...stroke ! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely joys and destiny obscure; Nor Grandeur hear with a disdainful smile, The short and-simple...
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The book of celebrated poems

Book - 1854 - 448 pages
...shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mould' ring heap, Each in his narrow cell for ever laid, The rnde forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy call of...drive their team a-field ! How bow'd the woods beneath the'r sturdy stroke ! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely joys, and destiny obscure;...
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