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" To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride : Let Nature guide thee ; sometimes golden wire The shining bellies of the fly require ; The peacock's plumes thy tackle must not fail, Nor the dear purchase of the sable's... "
The juvenile tourist ; or, Excursions into the west of England: into the ... - Page 228
by John Evans - 1818 - 520 pages
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Poems on Several Occasions: Rural sports. The fan. The shepherd's week ...

John Gay - English poetry - 1753
...day. You now a more delufive art muft try, I75 And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride, Let nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire Thefhining bellies of the fly require; i80 The peacock's plumes thy tackle...
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The art of poetry on a new plan: illustrated with a great variety ..., Volume 1

John Newbery - Literary Criticism - 1762
...the day. You now a more delufive art muft try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride, Let nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire The fLining bellies of the fly require ; The peacock's plumes thy tackle muft...
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation...: Prefixed, the ...

Izaak Walton, Charles Cotton, Sir John Hawkins - Fishing - 1775
...defcription of the materials ufed in fly-making, which is quoted from the above-mentioned poem. " To frame the little animal provide " All the gay hues that 'wait on female pride ; " Let nature guide thee, fometimes getdea wire, " The Jhining bellies of the fly require. '' The peacock' s plumes thy tackle...
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Extracts, elegant, instructive, and entertaining, in poetry

Vicesimus Knox - Poetry - 1791 - 472 pages
...the day : You now a more dclufivc art muft try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride : I.tt nature guide thcc ; fomctimes golden wire The mining bellies of the fly require ; The peacock's...
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A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling: Confirmed by Actual Experience and ...

Thomas Best - Fishing - 1794 - 155 pages
...featherM hook, 'Silent along the 'mazy margin Aray, And with the fur-wrought fty delude the prey. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride : tet Nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire The mining bellies of the fty require ; The peacock's...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 8

English poetry - 1795
...You ПОЛУ a more dclufiveirt muft try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride ; Let nature guide thee ; fomeUBics golden wire. The fhining bellies of the fly require ; * The peacock's plumes thy tackle...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...day : You now a more delufive art rmift try, And ttmpt their hunger with the curious йу. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride ; Let nature guide thee ; fomctimes golden wire The (hinirg bellies of the fly require; The peacock's plumes thy tackle muft...
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1797
...the day : You now a more delusive art must try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait...golden wire The shining bellies of the fly require ; 180 The peacock's plumes thy tackle must not fail, Nor the dear purchase of the sable's tail. Each...
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A concise treatise on the art of angling, confirmed by actual experience ...

Thomas Best - Sports & Recreation - 1804 - 184 pages
...margin stray, And with the fur-wrought fly delude the prey. To frame the little animal, provide AH the gay hues that wait on female pride : Let Nature...The peacock's plumes thy tackle must not fail, Nor ttie dear purchase of the sable's tail. Each gaudy bird some slender tribute brings, And lends the...
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