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" I have seen the insects sporting in the sunshine, and darting along the streams; their wings glittered with gold and purple ; their bodies shone like the green emerald: they were more numerous than I could count; their motions were quicker than my eye... "
An American Spelling Book: Designed for the Use of Our Common Schools ... in ... - Page 137
1802 - 144 pages
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Introduction to the English Reader; Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1814 - 216 pages
...gold and purple ; their bodies shone like thc gr emerald : they were more numerous than I could il ; their motions were quicker than my eye could glance. I returned : they were brushed into the pool; they were perishing with th-e evening brceze ; the swallow had devoured them...
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Introduction to the English Reader, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1816 - 166 pages
...sunshine, and darting along the streams; their wings glittered with gold and purple; their bodies shone like the green emerald; they were more numerous than...quicker than my eye could glance. I returned: they were brushed into the pool; they were perishing with the evening breeze; the swallow had devoured them;...
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The Miscellany,or Evening's Occupation for the Youthful Peasantry of Ireland

1819
...sunshine, and darting along the streams; their wings glittered with gold and purple ; their bodies shone like the green emerald ; they were more numerous than...quicker than my eye could glance. I returned : they were brushed into the pool ; they were perishing with the evening breeze ; the swallow had devoured them...
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Hymns in prose for children, by the author of Lessons for children. By mrs ...

Anna Laetitia Barbauld - 1819
...thesunshine, and darting along the streams ; their wings glittered with gold and purple ; their bodies shone like the green emerald ; they were more numerous than...than my eye could glance I returned ; they were brushed iuto the pool ; they were perishing with the evening breeze ; the swallow had devoured them...
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The Juvenile Mentor, Or Select Readings: Being American School Class Book No ...

Albert Picket - 1820 - 282 pages
...sunshine, and darting along the streams ; their wings glittered with gold and purple ; their bodies shone like the green emerald ; they were more numerous than...quicker than my eye could glance. I returned : they were brushed into the pool; they were perishing with the evening breeze ; the swaltow had devoured them...
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Lessons for Children, Parts 1-5

Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - 1823 - 192 pages
...sunshine, and darting along the stream ; their wings glittered with gold and purple : their bodies shone like the green emerald ; they were more numerous than...quicker than my eye could glance : I returned, they were brushed into 44 i the pool, they were perishing with the evening breeze : the swallow had devoured...
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Hymns in prose for children, by the author of Lessons for children. By the ...

Anna Laetitia Barbauld - 1824
...sun-shine, and 'darting- along- the streams; their wings glittered with gold and purple ; their bodies shone like the green emerald : they were more numerous than...than my eye could glance I returned, they were brushed into the pool; they were perishing' with the evening119 breeze: the swallow had devoured them;...
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Introduction to the English Reader: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and ...

Lindley Murray - 1824 - 166 pages
...purple; their bodies shone like a green emerald ; they were more numerous than I could count ; thei'' motions were quicker than my eye could glance. I returned: they were brushed into the pool ; they were perishing with the evening breeze; the swallow had devoured them...
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The Juvenile Mentor; Or, Select Readings ...

Albert Picket - 1825 - 262 pages
...sunshine, and darting along the streams ; their wings glittered with gold aud purple ; their bodies shone like the green emerald ; they were more numerous than...quicker than my eye could glance. I returned : they were brushed into the pool ; they were perishing with the evening breeze; the swallow had devoured them;...
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Hymns in Prose for Children

Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - 1828 - 79 pages
...along the streams ; their wings glittered with gold and purple ; their bodies shone like the green 67 emerald : they were more numerous than I could count...than my eye could glance I returned, they were brushed into the pool ; they were perishing with the evening breeze ; the swallow had devoured them...
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