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" THE CURFEW tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness... "
The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art - Page 244
1849
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1854 - 796 pages
...The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves die world to darkness and to me, Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds. Save where the beetle- wheels his droning flight,...
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Russell's American Elocutionist ...: Comprising "Lessons in Enunciation ...

William Russell - 1854 - 398 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape from the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight,...
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European Historical Collections: Comprising England, Scotland, with Holland ...

John Warner Barber - 1855 - 608 pages
...; The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea ; The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds ; Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight,...
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A poetical grammar of the English language

Robert Clarke (schoolmaster.) - 1855 - 190 pages
...: The lowing herds wind slowly o'er the lea ; The plowman homeward wends his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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Self-culture in Reading, Speaking, and Conversation: Designed for the Use of ...

William Sherwood - 1856 - 466 pages
...The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea ; The ploughman homeward plods his weary way. And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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Selections from the British Classics: Chaucer and Spenser ...

Geoffrey Chaucer - 1856 - 134 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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Select specimens of English poetry

Edward Hughes - 1856 - 474 pages
...The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way,* And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the heetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 578 pages
...day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er tho lea, The ploughman homeward plode his weary way, And leaves et did philosophic tube, That brings the planets home into the eye Of obse sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his drony flight, And...
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Night Thoughts on Italian Poetry and Art: An Inaugural Lecture Delivered ...

Patrick Boyde - 1985 - 38 pages
...day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The ploughman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness holds, Save where the beetle wheels his droning flight, And...
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Constant: Adolphe

Dennis Wood - 1987 - 132 pages
...further reverie, one which seems to contain a memory of the opening lines of Gray's Elegy ('And leaves the World to Darkness and to me. / Now fades the glimmering Landscape on the sight, / And all the Air a solemn Stillness holds') perhaps one of the English poems Adolphe read with...
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