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" I have some favourite flowers in spring, among which are the mountain-daisy, the hare-bell, the fox-glove, the wild brier-rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I view and hang over with particular delight. "
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The Genius, and Character of Burns

John Wilson - 1854 - 222 pages
...flowers in spring, among which are the mountain daisy, the harebell, the foxglove, the wild-brier rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I...summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of grey plovers, in an autumnal morning, without feeling an elevation of soul like the enthusiasm of devotion...
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THE Poetical and Prose Works OF ROBERT BURNS: THE LIFE, NOTES AND ...

A. CUNNINGHAM - 1855
...flowers in spring', among which are the mountain-daisy, the harebell, the foxglove, the wild-briar rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I...view and hang over with particular delight. I never heard the loud, solitary whistle of the curlew in a summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop...
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Flowers and Flower-gardens

David Lester Richardson - Flower gardening - 1855 - 232 pages
...flowers in spring, among which are, the mountain daisy, the harebell, the fox-glove, the wild-briar rose, the budding birch and the hoary hawthorn, that I view and hang over with particular delight. " Li. BL speaks of the hawthorn hedge on which " the sweet May has showered its white luxuriance,"...
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Essays critical and imaginative

John Wilson - 1857
...flowers in spring, among which are the mountain daisy, the harebell, the foxglove, the wildbrier rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I...summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of grey plovers in an autumnal morning, without feeling an elevation of soul like the enthusiasm of devotion...
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The works of professor Wilson, ed. by prof. Ferrier, Volume 7

John Wilson - 1857
...flowers in spring, among which are the mountain daisy, the harebell, the foxglove, the wildbrier rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I...summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of grey plovers in an autumnal morning, without feeling an elevation of soul like the enthusiasm of devotion...
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The Works of Professor Wilson of the University of Edinburgh: Essays ...

John Wilson - 1857
...harebell, the foxglove, the wildbrier rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I view jmd hang over with particular delight. I never hear the...summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of grey plovers in an autumnal morning, without feeling an elevation of soul like the enthusiasm of devotion...
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The Centennial Birth-day of Robert Burns: As Celebrated by the ... Burns ...

Burns Club of the City of New York - 1860 - 136 pages
...writes: " I have some favorite flowers in spring, among which are the mountain daisy, the hare-bell, the fox-glove, the wild brierrose, the budding birch,...the loud, solitary whistle of the curlew in a summer morn, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of grey plovers, in an autumnal morning, without feeling...
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Our feathered families, Volume 3

Henry Gardiner Adams - 1863
...screaming cry of this bird may sound like an utterance of the spirit of the solitude. Burns says: — ' I never hear the loud solitary whistle of the Curlew...summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of Grey Plovers in an autumnal evening, without feeling an elevation of. soul like the enthusiasm of devotion...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - English essays - 1864 - 762 pages
...impression. I have some favourite flowers in spring ; among which arc the mountain-daisy, the hare-bell, steel. Short space he stood — then wav'd his hand. Down sunk the disappearing band ! F.ach hangover with particular delight. I never hear the loud, solitary whistle of the curlew in a summer...
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The Works of Professor Wilson of the University of Edinburgh: Essays ...

1865
...flowers in spring, among which are the mountain daisy, the harebell, the foxglove, the wildbrier rose, the budding birch, and the hoary hawthorn, that I...summer noon, or the wild mixing cadence of a troop of grey plovers in an autumnal morning, without feeling an elevation of soul like the enthusiasm of devotion...
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