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The Adviser: Or, The Moral and Literary Tribunal ... - Page 79
by John Bristed - 1803
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Angling: Or, How to Angle, and where to Go

Robert Blakey - 1854 - 188 pages
...broad, . Then \vhitening by degrees as prone it falls ; And from the land-resounding rocks below Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Ne'er can the tortured wave here find repose ; But raging still among the shaggy rocks, Now flashes...
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The Poetry and Mystery of Dreams

Charles Godfrey Leland - 1856 - 258 pages
...broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud resounding rocks below Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose ; But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scattered...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 554 pages
...broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And, from the loud-resounding rocks below, Dashed rnal flowers. Bring the rath primrose that forsaken dies, The tufted crow-toe, and pale je tortured wave hero find repose ; But, raging still ainid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scattered...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 554 pages
...brood ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falla, And, from the loud-resounding rocks below, Dashed forma ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose ; But, raging still amid tho...
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THE SEASONS

JAMES THOMSON - 1857
...sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortur'd wave here find repose ; But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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Angling; Or, How to Angle and where to Go

Robert Blakey - 1858 - 187 pages
...broad, Then whitening by degrees as prone it falls ; And from the land-resounding rocks below Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Ne'er can the tortured wave here find repose ; But raging still among the shaggy rocks, Now flashes...
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The British Switzerland; or, Picturesque rambles in the English ..., Volume 1

Thomas Rose (topographical writer.) - 1858
...broad ; Then whitening by degrees as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding rocks below Daih'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless oho WIT." The walk from Ambleside to Rydal, along the banks of the Rothay and underneath Loughrigg...
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Notes and Recollections of an Angler: Rambles Among the Mountains, Valleys ...

John Henry Cliffe - 1860 - 254 pages
...collected all, In one impetnons torrent down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet, it rushes broad ;...aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower." Llanberis can now be scarcely called a fishing-station. We never angled in the lakes, and therefore...
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The Seasons

James Thomson - 1860 - 335 pages
...Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, 595 And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in u cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, 600 Now flashes o'er the...
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Angling, Or, How to Angle, and where to Go

Robert Blakey - 1860 - 188 pages
...broad, Then whitening by degrees as prone it falls ; And from the land-resounding rocks below Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Ke'er can the tortured wave here find repose ; But raging still among the shaggy rocks, Now flashes...
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