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" ... mortal, I have various sources of pleasure and enjoyment, which are, in a manner, peculiar to myself, or some here and there such other outof-the-way person. Such is the peculiar pleasure I take in the season of WINTER, more than the rest of the year.... "
The prose works of Robert Burns - Page 20
by Robert Burns - 1816
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - English imprints - 1809 - 552 pages
...rest of the year. This, I believe, may be partly owing to my misfortunes giving my jpiad a roelaucholy cast : but there is something even in the ' Mighty tempest, and the hoary waste Abrupt and deep, ftretch'd o'er the butied e'arth," which raises the mind to a serious sublimity, favourable to every...
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The works of Robert Burns; with an account of his life, and a criticism on ...

Robert Burns - 1800
...winter, more than the rest of the year. This, I believe, may be partly owing to my misfortunes giving giving my mind a melancholy cast ; but there is something...Mighty tempest, and the hoary waste " Abrupt and deep, stretched o'er the buried earth" which raises the mind to a serious sublimity, favorable to every...
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The Seasons: By James Thomson

James Thomson, Patrick Murdoch - 1800 - 288 pages
...gleams Deep musing, then he best exerts his song. ''. Even winter \\'ild to him is full of bliss. i The mighty tempest , and the hoary waste, Abrupt, and deep , stretch'd o'er the burled earth, ; Awake- to solemn thought. At night the skies, Disclos'd, and kindled, by refining frost,...
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The works of mr. James Thomson, to which is prefixed the life of the author ...

James Thomson, Patrick Murdoch - History - 1802
...the tepid gleams Deep musing, then he best exerts his song. Even Winter wild to him is full of bliss. The mighty tempest, and the hoary waste, Abrupt, and deep, stretch'd o'er the buried earth, Awake to solemn thought. At night the skies, Disclos'd, and kindled, by refining frost, Pour every...
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The Seasons...

James Thomson, gen - History - 2012 - 166 pages
...the tepid gleams Deep musing, then he best exerts his song. E'en Winter wild to him is full of bliss. The mighty tempest, and the hoary waste, Abrupt, and deep, stretch'd o'er the buried earth, Awake to solemn thought. At night the skies, Disclos'd, and kindled, by refining frost, Pour ev'ry...
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The Works of Mr. James Thomson: With His Last Corrections and ..., Volume 1

James Thomson - 1802
...the tepid gleams Deep musing, then he best exerts his song. Even Winter wild to him is full of bliss. The mighty tempest, and the hoary waste, Abrupt, and deep, stretch'd o'er the buried earth, Awake to solemn thought. At night the skies, Disclos'd, and kindled, by refining frost, Pour every...
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Observations on the Climate of Ireland, and Researches Concerning Its Nature ...

William Patterson - Forests and forestry - 1804 - 326 pages
...disastrous scenes produced by those elementary tumults, the admirers of nature feel something exalting in the " Mighty tempest, and the hoary waste " Abrupt and deep, stretch'd o'er the buried earth." That legitimate child of nature, the ingenious Burns, was always enraptured when walking in the sheltered...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 1

James Thomson, John Aikin - Poetry - 1804
...tepid gleams Deep musing, then he best exerts his song. E'en Winter wild to him is full of bliss : 1325 The mighty tempest and the hoary waste, Abrupt and deep, stretch'd o'er the buried earth, Awake to solemn thought. At night the skies, Disclos'd and kindled by refining frost, Pours every lustre...
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The speaker, or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1804
...tepid gleams Deep musing , then he best exerts his song. Even Winter wild to him is full of bliss : The mighty tempest, and the hoary waste, Abrupt , and deep , stretch'd o'er the bwried earth Awake to solemn thought. At night the skies , Disclos'd and kindled by refining frost...
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The works of Robert Burns: with an account of his life, and a ..., Volume 2

Robert Burns, Mr. Thomson (George) - 1806
...peculiar pleasure I take in the season of winter, more than the rest of the year. This I believe, may be be partly owing to my misfortunes giving my mind a... which raises the mind to a serious sublimity, favorable to every thing great and noble. There is scarcely any earthly object gives me more I...
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