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" Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close Up yonder hill the village murmur rose; There, as I passed with careless steps and slow, The mingling notes came softened from below; The swain responsive as the milkmaid sung, The sober herd that lowed... "
The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ... - Page 252
edited by - 1844 - 288 pages
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The second reader, or Juvenile companion

John Lauris Blake - Readers and speakers - 1833 - 260 pages
...place; The bashful virgin's sidelong looks of love, The matron's glance that would those looks reprove. Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close,...playful children just let loose from school ; The watch dog's voice, that bay'd the whisp'ring wind; And the loud laugh that spoke the vacant mind; These...
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...Village: the following description of a summer evening in the country is exceedingly pleasing : — " Sweet was the sound, when, oft at evening's close,...with careless steps and slow, The mingling notes came soften'd from below ; The swain responsive as the milkmaid sung ; The sober herd that low'd to meet...
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Cobb's Sequel to the Juvenile Readers: Comprising a Selection of Lessons in ...

Lyman Cobb - Readers - 1834 - 215 pages
...The bashful virgin's sidelong looks of love ; The matron's glance, that would those looks reproTCv 6. Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's, close,...slow, The mingling notes came softened from below. 6. The swain, responsive as the milk-maid sung; The sober herd, that lowed to meet her young ; The...
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The Hobart Town Magazine, Volume 2

Tasmania - 1834
...the sound, when, oft at evening's close. Up yonder hill the village murmurs rose : There as I pass'd with careless steps, and slow, The mingling notes...responsive, as the milk-maid sung, The sober herd, that low'd to meet their young, The noisy geese, that gabbled o'er the pool, The playful children just let...
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The Poetical Works

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1836 - 118 pages
...the way ; .And all his prospects bright'ning to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be past. Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close,...yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingled notes came soften'd from below ; The swain responsive...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of popular ...

William Hone - 1837
...clear from her aerial tow'r. Beattit. May Evening. Sweet was the Ťound when oft at evening's close, By yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, as I...The mingling notes came softened from below ; The swnin responsive as the milk-maid suns, The sober herd that lowed to meet their young, The noisy geese...
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The Church of England quarterly review

1837
...to his edition of Gray, the confusion and discordancy of imagery in these celebrated verses : — " Sweet was the sound, when oft at evening's close,...yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingling notes came soften'd from below. The swain responsive...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...edit.] And, all his prospects brightening to the last, His heaven commences ere the world be past.'1' Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close,...yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, as I past with careless steps and slow, The mingling notes came soften'd from below ; The swain responsive...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - Days - 1837
...Sweet WM the sound when oft at evening's close, By yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, MI passed with careless steps and slow, The mingling...softened from below , The swain responsive as the milk-mnid sung, The sober herd that lowed to moot their young, The noisy geese that gabbled o'er the...
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General introduction to a course of lectures on English grammar and composition

Henry Rogers - 1838
...sense. The following examples will suffice. Listen to these few lines of Goldsmith's Deserted Village. " Sweet was the sound, when oft, at evening's close,...yonder hill the village murmur rose ; There, as I pass'd with careless steps and slow, The mingling notes came soften'd from below ; The swain responsive...
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