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" But now the sounds of population fail, No cheerful murmurs fluctuate in the gale, No busy steps the grass-grown footway tread, For all the bloomy flush of life is fled... "
The works of Oliver Goldsmith, ed. by P. Cunningham - Page 43
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1854
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Letters to a young naturalist on the study of nature and natural theology

James Lawson Drummond - Animals - 1831 - 342 pages
...gabbled o'er the pool, The playful children just let loose from school; The'watch-dog's voice, that bay'd the whispering wind, And the loud laugh that spoke...These all in sweet confusion sought the shade, And filled each pause the nightingale had made." Add to these the hum of the evening insects, sporting...
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Gleanings in natural history: with local recollections : to which ..., Volume 2

Edward Jesse - Animal behavior - 1832 - 313 pages
...gabbled o'er the pool, 'The playful children just let loose from school, The watch-dog's noise that bay'd the whispering wind, ' And the loud laugh that spoke...' And fill'd each pause the nightingale had made.' GOLDSMITH. THERE is something very pleasing in rural sounds and rural objects. The noise of village...
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Gleanings in natural history: with local recollections : to which are added ...

Edward Jesse - Natural history - 1832 - 313 pages
...o'er the pool, ' The playful children just let loose from school, ' The watch-dog's noise that bay'd the whispering wind, ' And the loud laugh that spoke...These all in sweet confusion sought the shade, ' And Jill'd each pause the nightingale bad made.' THERE is something very pleasing in rural sounds and rural...
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...o'er the pool ; The playful children just let loose from school ; The watch-dog's voice that bay'd the whispering wind, And the loud laugh that spoke...shade, And fill'd each pause the nightingale had made." The engagements of public life may generally be considered as our duty. Retirement is usually allowable...
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The Hobart Town Magazine, Volume 2

Tasmania - 1834
...voice, that bay'd the whistling wind. And the loud laugh, that spoke the vacant mind. These all in soft confusion sought the shade, And fill'd each pause,...the sounds of population fail ; No cheerful murmurs flutter in the gale, No busy steps the grass-grown footway tread, But all the bloomy flush of life...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M. B.: Including a ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...o'er the pool, The playful children just let loose from school ; The watch-dog's voice, that bay'd the whispering wind, And the loud laugh that spoke...gale ; No busy steps the grass-grown footway tread, But all the bloomy flush of life is fled : All but yon widow'd, solitary thing, That feebly bends beside...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - 2010 - 230 pages
...gabbled o'er the pool; The playful children just let loose from school; The watch-dog's voice that bay'd the whispering wind, And the loud laugh that spoke...gale, : No busy steps the grass-grown foot-way tread, But all the bloomy flush of life is fled: All but yon widow'd, solitary thing, That feebly bends beside...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...pool, The 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...gale, No busy steps the grass-grown footway tread, But all the blooming flush of life is fled : All but yon widow'd, solitary thing, That feebly bends...
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The Book of Gems: The Poets and Artists of Great Britain, Volume 1; Volume 3

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837 - 304 pages
...pool, The playful children just let loose from school: The watch-dog's voice that bay'd the wbisp'ring wind, And the loud laugh that spoke the vacant mind...the sounds of population fail, No cheerful murmurs fluetuate in the gale, No busy steps the grass-grown footway tread, But all the blooming flush of life...
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Beauties of the Country: Or, Descriptions of Rural Customs, Objects, Scenery ...

Thomas Miller - Country life - 1837 - 425 pages
...gabbled o'er the pool, The playful children just let loose from school ; The watch-dog's voice that bay'd the whispering wind, And the loud laugh that spoke...shade, And fill'd each pause the nightingale had made. How often have I paused on every charm ! — The shelter'd cot, the cultivated farm, The never-failing...
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