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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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English Verses Set to Hindu Music: In Honor of His Royal Highness the Prince ...

Sourindro Mohun Tagore - English poetry - 1875 - 156 pages
...secret bower, Molest her ancient solitary reign. Beneath those rugged elms, that yew tree's shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mouldering heap, Each...How jocund did they drive their team a-field ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! 124 ENGLISH VERSES, Let not Ambition mock their useful...
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Little Classics, Volume 14

Rossiter Johnson - 1875
...shade, Where heaves the turf in many a mouldering heap, Each in his narrow cell forever laid, The rnde forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy call of...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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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1875 - 534 pages
...swallow twittering from the straw-built shed, The cock's shrill clarion, or the echoing horn, Ко more shall rouse them from their lowly bed. For them no...How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke 1 Let not ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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Selected Poems: Illustrated ...

American poetry - 1875
...call of incense-breathing morn, The swallow twittering from the straw-built shed, For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply...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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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1875 - 534 pages
...no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply her evening care ; No children rnn to lisp their sire's return, Or climb his knees the envied...How jocund did they drive their team afield ! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke I day, I70 PARNASSUS. Let not ambition mock their useful...
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The Speaker's Garland and Literary Bouquet, Volume 2

1876
...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 1 Let not ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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England and Wales

English poetry - 1876
...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 afield! How bowed the woods beneath their sturdy stroke ! Let not ambition mock their useful toil, Their homely...
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A NEW LIBRARY OF POETRY AND SONG

WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT - 1876
...yew-tree's shade, Where heaves the turf in many a moldering heap, Each in his narrow cell forever laid, The rude forefathers of the hamlet sleep. The breezy...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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Knowledge Is Power: The Diffusion of Information in Early America, 1700-1865

Richard D. Brown - History - 1991 - 372 pages
...rank, expressed a similar view more picturesquely in his "Elegy Written in a Country Church-yard": Oft did the harvest to their sickle yield, Their furrow...sturdy stroke! Let not Ambition mock their useful toil Their homely joys, and destiny obscure; Nor Grandeur hear with disdainful smile The short and simple...
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Songs of Ourselves

Cambridge International Examinations - Education - 2005 - 265 pages
...bell lea] meadow Save] except folds] enclosures for sheep bovver] arbour, leafy glade For them no more the blazing hearth shall burn, Or busy housewife ply...broke; 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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