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" Whir of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, and the great sun Looked with the eye of love through the golden vapors around him ; While arrayed in its robes of russet and scarlet and yellow,... "
Evangeline - Page 21
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1894 - 125 pages
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The North American Review, Volume 66

History - 1848
...crowing of cocks in the farmyards, Whir of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, and the...plane-tree the Persian adorned with mantles and jewels." pp. 24, 25. We give the description of the burning of the village : " Suddenly rose from the...
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The Mother's Assistant and Young Lady's Friend, Volumes 14-15

William C. Brown, David Hough Ela, Cyrus Stone, Mary Halpine - Child rearing - 1849
...crowing of cocks in the farm-yards, Whirr of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love; and the...and scarlet and yellow, Bright with the sheen of the (lew, each glittering tree of the forest Flashed like the plane-tree the Persian adorned with mantles...
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The North American Review, Volume 66

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1848
...crowing of cocks in the farmyards, Whir of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, and the...plane-tree the Persian adorned with mantles and jewels." pp. 24, 25. We give the description of the burning of the village : " Suddenly rose from the...
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Evangeline : a Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848 - 122 pages
...crowing of cocks in the farm-yards, Whir of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, and the...and yellow, Bright with the sheen of the dew, each Plashed like the plane-tree the Persian adorned with mantles and jewels. Now recommenced the reign...
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Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Acadians - 1848 - 163 pages
...crowing of cocks in the farm-yards, Whir of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, and the...robes of russet and scarlet and yellow, Bright with die sheen of the dew, each glittering tree of the forest Flashed like the plane-tree the Persian adorned...
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Evangeline: a tale [in verse].

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848
...play, the crowing of cocks in the farm-yards, All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, ami the great sun Looked with the eye of love through the golden vapours around him; While arrayed in its rohes of russet, and scarlet, and yellow, Bright with the...
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Eliza Cook's Journal, Volume 1

Eliza Cook - Biography - 1849
...vapours around him i While arrayed in its rohes of nisset, and scarlet, and yellow, Bright with the sheer of the dew, each glittering tree of the forest Flashed...plane-tree the Persian adorned with mantles and jewels." From this scene of peace and plenty, the Acadian villagers are suddenly driven forth " by his Majesty's...
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Eliza Cook's journal

Eliza Cook - History and criticism
...crowing of cocks in the farm-yards, Whir of wings in the drowsy air, and the cooing of pigeons ; All were subdued, and low as the murmurs of love ; and the great ran Looked with the eye of love through the golden vapours around him, While arrayed in its robes of...
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Modern literature and literary men: being a second Gallery of literary ...

Authors, English - 1850 - 376 pages
...Indian summer is finer still, with the exception of the conceit with which it closes : " Array'd in its robes of russet, and scarlet, and yellow ;...sheen of the dew, each glittering tree of the forest Flash'd like the plane-tree the Persian adorned with mantles and jewels." This last line contains a...
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Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature, & Art

William Harrison Ainsworth - Popular literature - 1850
...greeting the old man. In the specimen that follows there is a double objection to be made : All were subdued and low as the murmurs of love, and the great sun Looked with an eye of love through the golden vapours around him. Here, in order to gain the rhythm of the line...
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