The New Gallery, Volumes 1-5 (Google eBook)

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Chatto and Windus, 1888 - Art
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Page 57 - That on a wild, secluded scene impress Thoughts of more deep seclusion, and connect The landscape with the quiet of the sky. The day is come when I again repose Here, under this dark sycamore, and view These plots of cottage-ground, these orchard-tufts, Which at this season, with their unripe fruits, Are clad in one green hue, and lose themselves Mid groves and copses. Once again I see These hedge-rows, hardly hedge-rows, little lines Of sportive wood run wild: these pastoral farms, Green to the...
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Page 10 - What I spent I had what I saved I lost what I gave I have.
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