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" Here a grave Flora scarcely deigns to bloom, Nor wears a rosy blush, nor sheds perfume; The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spread Partake the nature of their fenny bed; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender that lacks... "
The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th] - Page 1244
1812
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 20

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - Literary Criticism - 1812
...The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spread, Partake the nature of their fenny bed ; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...wat'ry tribe, the district shun, Nor chirp among the reeds where bitter waters run. J p. 1 78-80, The features of the fine country are less perfectly drawn:...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 8; Volume 16, Part 2

William Hendry Stowell - Literary Criticism - 1812
...The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spread, Partake the nature of their fenny bed ; Here OB its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...wat'ry tribe, the district shun, Nor chirp among the reeds where bitter waters run.' The Lover's Journey. Vol. I. pp. 193, 195,196. Lastly, a word or two...
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Tales

George Crabbe - English poetry - 1812 - 398 pages
...The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spread, Partake the nature of their fenny bed ; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...sound, And just in view appears their stony bound ; * The ditches of a Fen so near the Ocean are lined with irregular patches of a coarse and stained...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 82, Part 2

Early English newspapers - 1812
...Grows the salt lavender that lai-ks perfume ; [foil harsh, Here the dwarf sallows creep, the septAiid the soft, slimy mallow of the marsh; Low on the ear the distant billows sound, Ami j'.it in view appears their stony 1 mil nd ; [dun, No hedgi nor tree conceals the glowing Birds,...
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Tales

George Crabbe - 1813
...of their fenny bfid{ -.•:•••..! ;Here on. its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, :. . .. '. i •• Grows the salt lavender that lacks perfume .; . ; ; Here the dwarf sallows creep, the septfyi} harsh, . And the soft slimy mallow of the marsh ji . ./i •• Low on the ear the distant...
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The works of George Crabbe

George Crabbe - 1816
...The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spread, Partake the nature of their fenny bed ; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom. Grows the salt lavender...marsh ; Low on the ear the distant billows sound, Andjust in view appears their stony bound ; No hedge nor tree conceals the glowing sun. Birds, save...
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The works of ... George Crabbe

George Crabbe - 1820
...to whom singularity of taste or association of ideas has rendered it agreeable and pleasant. Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...wat'ry tribe, the district shun, Nor chirp among the reeds where bitter waters run. " Various as beauteous, Nature, is thy face," Exclaim'd Orlando : "...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

...The few dull flowers that o'er the place are spread, Partake the nature of their fenny bed ; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...septfoil harsh, And the soft slimy mallow of the marsh ; Loud to the ear the distant billows sound, And just in view appears the stony bound ; No hedge nor...
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The Manchester iris

1823
...The few dull flowers that o'er the place are sprtid Partake the nature of tin Ħi fenny bed ; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...lacks perfume ; Here the dwarf sallows creep, the scptfoil harsh, And the soft slimy mallow of the march ; Low on the ear the distant billows sound....
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The Works of the Rev. George Crabbe: In Five Volumes, Volume 3

George Crabbe - 1823
...The few dull flowers that o'er the place arc spread Partake the nature of their fenny bed ; Here on its wiry stem, in rigid bloom, Grows the salt lavender...wat'ry tribe, the district shun, Nor chirp among the reeds-where bitter waters run. " Various as beauteous, Nature, is thy face," Exclaim' d Orlando: "all...
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