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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 Telegraph of the Gospel

Joshua Rhodes Balme - 1846 - 132 pages
...inconstant, descending more at every breaih of the tempest, than it could recover by the libralion and frequent weighing of his wings; till the little...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 ministeries...
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The Christian Treasury, Volume 1

Protestantism - 1846
...above the clouds; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his }"Mh j ؎:@ IZA & wii forced to sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over; and then it made ;i prosperous flight,...
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Florentine Tales

Thomas Powell - 1847 - 331 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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Florentine Tales

Thomas Powell - 1847 - 331 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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Bishop Jeremy Taylor, His Predecessors, Contemporaries, and Successors: A ...

Robert Aris Willmott - 1847 - 307 pages
...could recover by the libration and frequent weighing of its wings, till the little creature sat down to pant and stay till the storm was over; and then it...flight, and did rise and sing as if it had learned music from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministering here below. So is the prayer...
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Bishop Jeremy Taylor, His Predecessors, Contemporaries, and Successors: A ...

Robert Aris Willmott - 1847 - 307 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...recover by the libration and frequent weighing of its wings, till the little creature sat down to pant and stay till the storm was over; and then it...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud ai gh ings of an eastern wind, and his t her once a-mayingv There on beds of violets blue,...blown-roses wash'd in dew, Fill'd her with thee a da Vibration and frequent weighing of his wings, till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant,...
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The Indicator: A Literary Periodical Conducted by Students of ..., Volumes 1-3

1848
...above the clonds ; 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 had learnad music and motion from on angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministries...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1848
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud singing of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...tempest than it could recover by the libration and constant weighing of his wings : till the little creature was found to sit down and pant, and stay...
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The Power of Illustration: An Element of Success in Preaching and Teaching

John Dowling - Homiletical illustrations - 1848 - 106 pages
...above the clouds; but the poor bird was driven back by the loud sighing of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...breath of the tempest than it could recover by the vibration and frequent weighing of its wings, till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant,...
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