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" Were in my fowling-piece and filly; In short, while I was yet a boy, I fell in love with Laura Lilly. I saw her at the County Ball; There, when the sounds of flute and fiddle Gave signal sweet in that old hall Of hands across and... "
The Literary souvenir; or, Cabinet of poetry and romance, ed. by A.A. Watts - Page 111
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Vers de Société: Selected from Recent Authors

Charles Henry Jones - English poetry - 1876 - 400 pages
...— ( Imitated from the German. of Wege**r•) 394 PRAED. THE BELLE OF THE BALL-ROOM. "\/"EARS — years ago, — ere yet my dreams Had been of being...witty, — Ere I had done with writing themes, Or yawn'd o'er this infernal Chitty ; — Years — years ago, — while all my joy Was in my fowling-piece...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1876
...[.801-1839.l THE BELLE OF THE BALL. YEARS, years ago, ere yet my dreams Had heen of being wise and witty; Ere I had done with writing themes, Or yawned...infernal Chitty, — Years, years ago, while all my joys Were in my fowling-pieee and filly ; In short, while I was yet a boy, I fell in love with Laura...
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A New Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 1

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1877 - 950 pages
...donjon tower, Non li scordar di me, Non li scordar di me ! ROBERT BULWHR LYTTON. THE BELLE OF THE BALL. YEARS, years ago, ere yet my dreams Had been of being...infernal Chitty, — Years, years ago, while all my joys Were in my fowling-piece and filly, — In short, while I was yet a boy, 1 fell in love with Laura...
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Songs of Society, from Anne to Victoria

William Davenport Adams - English poetry - 1880 - 234 pages
...plan, And Cecil ends what Bunbury began. CATHERINE M. FANSHAWE. THE BELLE OF THE BALL-ROOM. EARS — years ago, — ere yet my dreams Had been of being...fowling-piece and filly, — In short, while I was yet"a boy, I fell in love with Laura Lily. I saw her at the County Ball : There, when the sounds of...
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Songs of Society, from Anne to Victoria

William Davenport Adams - English poetry - 1880 - 234 pages
...plan, And Cecil ends what Bunbury began. CATHERINE M. FANSHAWE. THE BELLE OF THE BALL-ROOM. EARS — years ago, — ere yet my dreams Had been of being...fowling-piece and filly, — In short, while I was yet~a boy, I fell in love with Laura Lily. I saw her at the County Ball : There, when the sounds of...
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Songs of Society, from Anne to Victoria

William Davenport Adams - English poetry - 1880 - 234 pages
...ends what Bunbury began. CATHERINE M. FANSHAWE. THE BELLE OF THE BALL-ROOM. EARS—years ago,—ere yet my dreams Had been of being wise or witty,—...writing themes, Or yawned o'er this infernal] Chitty ;— Years—years ago,—while &11 my joy . „. Was in my fowling-piece ancHilfy,-—"* - '. In short,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1882 - 882 pages
...Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul. WINTHROP MACKWORTH PRAED. THE BELLE OF THE BALL. YEARS, years ago, ere yet my dreams Had been of being...infernal Chitty,— Years, years ago. while all my joys Were in my fowling-piece and filly; In short, while I was yet a boy, I fell in love with Laura...
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Recollections of a Literary Life: And Selections from My Favourite Poets and ...

Mary Russell Mitford - American literature - 1883 - 516 pages
...love), is as true as if it had been written in prose by Jane Austen. THE BELLE OP THE BALL. Tears, years ago, ere yet my dreams Had been of being wise...infernal " Chitty," Years, years ago, while all my joys Were in my fowling-piece and filly, In short, while I was yet a boy, I fell in love with Laura...
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SONGS OF THREE CENTURIES

1883
...WINTHEOP MACKWORTH PRAED. [1801 -1839.] THE BELLE OF THE BALL. YEARS, years ago, ere yet my dreams Or yawned o'er this infernal Chitty, — Years, years ago, while all my joys Had been of being wise and witty; £re I had done with writing themes, Were in my fowling-piece...
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A selection from the works of Winthrop Mackworth Praed, ed. by sir G. Young

Winthrop Mackworth Praed - 1885
...coiffure exclusivement, d, peu prfcs commc on mesure le poisson entre queue ct tGte.'" — LA BRUYEKE. YEARS — years ago, — ere yet my dreams Had been...Years — years ago, — while all my joy Was in my i'owling-piece and filly, — In short, while I was yet a boy, I fell in love with J aura Lily. I saw...
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