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" He is an evening reveller, who makes His life an infancy, and sings his fill ; At intervals, some bird from out the brakes, Starts into voice a moment, then is still. There seems a floating whisper on the hill, But that is fancy, for the starlight dews... "
The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th] - Page 293
1817
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Souvenirs of a summer in Germany in 1836 [by M.F. Dickson].

M F. Dickson - 1837 - 748 pages
...grass, and fancy there is no living thing beside in the wide world, except the grasshopper, that " evening reveller, who makes His life an infancy, and sings his fill," and the butterfly that is chasing his playfellow from one wild flower to another. In the course of...
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A Hand-book for Travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savory and ...

John Murray (Firm) - 1838 - 446 pages
...appear Precipitously steep; and drawing n"ar, There breathes a living fragrance 1'rum the shore, Of flowers yet fresh with childhood ; on the ear Drops...chirps the grasshopper one good-night carol more. At intervals, some bird from out the brakes Starts into voice a moment, then is still. There seems...
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A hand-book for travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savoy and Piedmont ...

John Murray - 1838 - 452 pages
...ear Drops the light drip of the suspended oar, Or cliirps the grasshopper one good-night carol more. At intervals, some bird from out the brakes Starts...moment, then is still. There seems a floating whisper ou the hill. But that is fancy, — for the starlight dews AU silently their teats of love instil»...
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The Tourist in Europe: Or, A Concise Summary of the Various Routes, Objects ...

George Palmer Putnam, Author of An introduction and index to general history - 1838 - 302 pages
...appear Precipitously steep ; and drawing near. There breathes a living fragrance from the shore, Of flowers yet fresh with childhood ; on the ear Drops the light drip of the suspended oar, Miss B , one of the American ladies at Monsieur W 's, has resided four years in Italy. Among other...
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The Young Lady's Reader

Louisa Caroline Tuthill - 1839 - 482 pages
...appear Precipitously steep; and, drawing near, There breathes a living fragrance from the shore, Of flowers yet fresh with childhood ; on the ear Drops...chirps the grasshopper one good-night carol more. TO A SKY-LARK.— WORDSWORTH. Up with me! up with me into the clouds ! For thy song, Lark, is strong;...
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An Introduction to the Modern Classification of Insects: Founded ..., Volume 1

John Obadiah Westwood - 1839 - 490 pages
...these insects (especially that of G. viridissimus Linn.) is kept up till late in the evening. " So chirps the grasshopper one good-night carol more ;...who makes His life an infancy, and sings his fill." — Childe Harold. The ovipositor (fig. 55. 12. ovipositor of G. viridissimus ; fig. 55. 13. the same,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

1840 - 378 pages
...appear Precipitously steep ; and, drawing near, There breathes a living fragrance from the shore, Of flowers yet fresh with childhood ; on the ear Drops...carol more ; He is an evening reveller, who makes H is life an infancy, and sings his fill ; At intervals, some bird from out the brakes Starts into...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 998 pages
...Precipitously steep ; and drawing near, There breathes a living fragrance from the shore, Of Sowers Nature of verdure and flowers has bereft you, Yet...Albion's plain. England ! thy beauties are tame and dome LXXXVII. He is an evening reveller, who makes His life an infancy, and sings his fill ; At intervals,...
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American Phrenological Journal and Life Illustrated, Volume 3

1841 - 632 pages
...equally pregnant with moral instruction. On the other hand, the grasshopper is like many other mortals, " An evening reveller, who makes His life an infancy, and sings his fill." These, in the opinion of my friend, the learned William Spence, depend not on one instinct, but many...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of Sir Edward Lytton, Volume 1

Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton - 1841 - 370 pages
...beam, the birds with their hymns of love, and every now and then the chirp of the grasshopper — "That evening reveller who makes His life an infancy and sings his fill;'' — as we so sat, and looking upon the hushed face of our mother Nature, 1 listened to the accents...
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