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" His inward woe. Now like a wearied stag, That stands at bay, the hern provokes their rage ; Close by his languid wing, in downy plumes Covers his fatal beak, and cautious hides The well-dissembled fraud. The falcon darts Like lightning from above, and... "
Sporting Scenes and Sundry Sketches: Being the Miscellaneous Writings of J ... - Page 170
by J. Cypress - 1842
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 65-66

John Bell - English poetry - 1797
...flutt'ring heart, his varying cheeks confess His inward woe. Now, like a wearied stag, That stands a: bay, the hern provokes their rage ; Close by his languid...and in her breast Receives the latent death ; down plumb she falls Bounding from earth, and with her trickling gore Defiles her gaudy plumage. See, alasl...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Pope. Gay. Pattison ...

1794
...confefs His inward woe. Now like a wearied dag, That (lands at bay, the hern provokes their rage ; Clofe by his languid wing, in downy plumes Covers his fatal beak, and cautious hide« The wcll-difftmblcd fraud. The falcon darte Like lightning from above, and in her bread Receives...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 8

English poetry - 1795
...cautioui hides The well difllmblcd fraud. The falcon dart» Like lightning from above, and in her bread Receives the latent death ; down plum She falls Bounding from earth, and with her trickling gore Defile« her gaudy plumage. See, ala» ! loi The falconer in defpair, his favourite bird Dead at his...
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The poetical works of William Somervile, with the life of the author. Cooke's ed

William Somervile - 1802
...confcfs His inward woe. Now, like a wearied ftag, That Itands at bay, the hern provokes their rage; dole by his languid wing, in downy plumes Covers his fatal beak, and cautious hides The well-diffembled fraud. The falcon darts, Like lightning, iVom above, and in her brealt Receives the...
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The poetical works of William Somervile, with the life of the author. Cooke's ed

William Somervile - 1802
...His inward woe. Now, like a wearied ftag, That llands at bay, the hern provokes their rage; Clole-by his languid wing, in downy plumes Covers his fatal beak, and cautious hides The well-diflimbled fraud. The falcon darts, Like lightning, from above, and in her brealt Receives the...
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The Poetical Works of William Somervile: In Two Volumes. Collated with the ...

William Somerville, Thomas Park - 1808
...and fears, as in a tempest toss'd ? His fluttering heart, his varying cheeks confess His inward woe. Now, like a wearied stag, That stands at bay, the hern provokes their rage; Close by bis languid wing, in downy plumes, Covers his fatal beak, and cautions hides The well-dissembled fraud....
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Lansdowne, Yalden ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...and fears, as in a tempest tost ? His fluttering heart, his varying cheeks confess Mis inward woe. Now like a wearied stag, That stands at bay, the hern...falls Bounding from earth, and with her trickling gov-1. Defiles her gaudy plumage. See, alas ! The falconer in despair, his favourite bird Dead at his...
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Hobbinol, Field Sports, and The Bowling Green, Volume 1

William Somerville - 1813 - 118 pages
...and fears, as in a tempest toss'd? His fluttering heart, his varying cheeks confess His inward woe. Now, like a wearied stag, That stands at bay, the...and in her breast Receives the latent death; down plumb she falls Bounding from earth, and with her trickling gore Denies her gaudy plumage. See, alas!...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 17

Ezekiel Sanford - English poetry - 1819
...and fears, as in a tempest toss'd ? His fluttering heart, his varying cheeks confess His inward woe. Now, like a wearied stag, That stands at bay, the...and in her breast Receives the latent death; down plumb she falls Bounding from earth, and with her trickling gore Defiles her gaudy plumage. See, alas!...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...and fears, as in a tempest toss'd ? His fluttering heart, his varying cheeks confess His inward woe. Now, like a wearied stag, That stands at bay, the...and in her breast Receives the latent death; down plump she falls Bounding from earth, and with her trickling gore Defiles her gaudy plumage. See, alas...
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