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" For so have I seen a lark rising from his bed of grass, and soaring upwards, singing as he rises, and hopes to get to heaven, and climb above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made... "
A Practical System of Rhetoric, Or, The Principles and Rules of Style ... - Page 291
by Samuel Phillips Newman - 1842 - 311 pages
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The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ...

1858
...back with the loud sighing of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descend more at every breath of the tempest than it could recover by the vibration and frequent wrigling of his wings, till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant,...
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The Cottage magazine; or, Plain Christian's library, Volume 33

1745
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...prosperous flight, and did rise and sing as if it did learn music and motion from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministries...
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The Christian Witness, and Church Member's Magazine, Volume 2

Theology - 1845
...above tlie clouds; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...prosperous flight, and did rise and sing, as if it did learn music and motion from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministries...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his , punt, and stay till the storm was over ; and then it made a prosperous flight, and did rise and sing,...
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Poems

James Russell Lowell - 1844 - 279 pages
...and his motion made irregular and unconstant, descending more at every breath of the tempest than he could recover by the libration and frequent weighing...creature was forced to sit down and pant, and stay still the storm was over, and did rise and sing as if he had learned music and motion of an angel as...
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So Much of the Diary of Lady Willoughby, as Relates to Her Domestic History ...

Basil Montagu, Hannah Mary Rathbone - English literature - 1845 - 242 pages
...beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and unconstant, descending more at every breath of the tempest, than...if it had learned music and motion from an angel, 2 as ho passed sometimes through the air about his ministries here below : so is the prayer of a good...
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The beauties of Jeremy Taylor, selected from all his devotional writings and ...

Jeremy Taylor (bp. of Down and Connor.) - 1845
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...flight, and did rise and sing as if it had learned musick and motion from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministeries here...
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Notes, Explanatory and Practical, on the Epistles of Paul: To the ...

Albert Barnes - Bible - 1845 - 355 pages
...themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and and his motion made irregular and inconsistent, descending more at every breath of the tempest than...then it made a prosperous flight, and did rise and rung, as if it had learned music and motion from an angel." The Return of Prayers, Works, vol. i. 638....
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 13-14

Anna Maria Hall
...beaten back with the loud sigbings of an eastern wind, aud his motion made irregular and uncoustant, descending more at every breath of the tempest, than...sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over, aud then it made a prosperous flight, and did rise and sing as if it had learned music and motion from...
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Tales from Boccaccio [rewritten in Verse by Thomas Powell], with Modern ...

Giovanni Boccaccio - 1846 - 261 pages
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...flight, and did rise and sing as if it had learned musick and motion from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministeries here...
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