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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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Notes, Explanatory and Practical, on the Epistles of Paul: To the ...

Albert Barnes - Bible - 1849 - 355 pages
...eastern wind, [AD 58. 9 In like manner also, that woand his motion made irregular and inconsistent, descending more at every breath of the tempest than...if it had learned music and motion from an angel." The Return of Prayers, Works, vol. i. 638. Ed. Lond. 1835. If And doubting. This word, as used here,...
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The Whole Works of the Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor ...: With a Life ..., Volume 4

Jeremy Taylor - 1850
...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...recover by the libration and frequent weighing of its wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over...
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Eliza Cook's Journal, Volume 1

Eliza Cook - 1849
...clouds ; but, the poor hird was heaten back by the loud sighing of an eastern wind, and his motion was irregular and inconstant, descending more at every...breath of the tempest than it could recover by the vibrations and frequent weighings of the wings, till the little creature was forced to sit down, and...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his f the guard. The hoary prince in majesty appear'd, High on a throne of his own labours rcar'd. night, and did rise and sing, as if it had learned music and motion from an angel, as he passed sometimes...
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Lectures Delivered Before the Young Men's Christian Association ..., Volume 13

Young Men's Christian Associations (London, England) - Christianity - 1858
...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...till the little creature was forced to sit down and paut, and stay till the storm was over, and then it made a prosperous flight, and did rise and sing...
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The Whole Works of the Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor

Right Rev. Reginland heber - 1850
...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...recover by the libration and frequent weighing of its wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over...
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Southey's Common-place Book: Choice passages

Robert Southey - Anecdotes - 1851
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten buck 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 hod learned music and motion from an angel as he passed sometimes through the air, about his ministries...
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The Monthly Christian spectator, Volume 9

1859
...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...and frequent weighing of his wings, till the little crea" ture was forced to sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over, and then it made a prosperous...
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Ears of corn from various sheaves: thoughts for the closet, ed. by S. Lettis

Ears - 1851
...the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, arid his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more...recover by the libration and frequent weighing of its wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over...
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The Whole Works of the Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor...: With an Essay ..., Volume 1

Jeremy Taylor - Church of England - 1851
...above the clouds ; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighiugs of an eastern wind, and his onfound the faculty than enlighten the organ, did,...could find a tongue, invite her to a more familiar co anil frequent weighing of his wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant, and...
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