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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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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 23

American periodicals - 1851
...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, Volume 4

Robert Southey - Anecdotes - 1851
...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...breath of the tempest, than it could recover by the librationand frequent weighing of his wings ” till the little creature was forced to sit down and...
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Southey's Common-place Book: Original memoranda, etc

Robert Southey - Anecdotes - 1851
...; but the poor bird was beaten back with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion mude irregular and inconstant, descending more at every...breath of the tempest, than it could recover by the librntionand frequent weighing of his wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant,...
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A Course of Reading for Common Schools and the Lower Classes of Academies ...

Henry Mandeville - Readers - 1851 - 377 pages
...loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant: descending more at 3 every breath of the tempest than it could recover by the libration and weighing of his wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down, and pant, and stay till the...
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The Homilist; or, The pulpit for the people, conducted by D ..., Volume 2

David Thomas
...and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more at every breath of the tempest than he could recover by the libration and frequent weighing...and did rise and sing as if it had learned music and singing from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his ministries here below. So is...
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A commentary on the Church catechism, in connection with the Articles of the ...

Mary Lynam - 1852
...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 it could recover by the liberation and frequent weighing of his wings, till the little creature was forced to sit down and...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...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...frequent weighing of his wings, till the little creature wan forced to sit down and pant, and stay till the storm was over ; and then it made a prosperous Bight,...
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1854 - 776 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...till the little creature was forced to sit down and and Dying, wh A writer in the folios, there is n lion? and glowii figures, — more, i ami epics that...
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The Whole Works of the Right Rev. Jeremy Taylor ...: Sermons

Jeremy Taylor, Reginald Heber - 1848
...with the loud sighings of an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and unconstant, dec ponding more at every breath of the tempest, than it could recover by the libration and frequent weighing of its wings ; till the little creature was forced to sit down and pant, and stay til] the storm was over;...
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The Rhyme and Reason of Country Life, Or, Selections from Fields Old and New

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Country life - 1855 - 428 pages
...loud sighingsot' an eastern wind, and his motion made irregular and inconstant, descending more and more at every breath of the tempest than it could...it made a prosperous flight, and did rise and sing, us if it had learned music and motion from an angel, as he passed sometimes through the air about his...
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