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" WOODMAN, spare that tree! Touch not a single bough! In youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect it now. 'Twas my forefather's hand That placed it near his cot; There, woodman, let it stand Thy axe shall harm it not! That old familiar tree, Whose glory... "
History of Jones County, Iowa: Past and Present - Page 685
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Allusions in Ulysses: An Annotated List

Weldon Thornton - Literary Criticism - 1968 - 554 pages
...is a sentimental American song with words by George P. Morris and music by Henry Russell. It begins, "Woodman, spare that tree!/ Touch not a single bough;/...youth it sheltered me,/ And I'll protect it now." For words and music, see Helen K. Johnson, Our Familiar Songs, pp. 25-28. 327.34/322.2 rvYTOD, HOLLYBERRIES...
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Musical Allusions in the Works of James Joyce: Early Poetry through Ulysses

Zack R. Bowen - Literary Criticism - 1974 - 372 pages
...Spare that Tree" is a magnificendy apt song for the occasion. Its maudlin ecological lyrics begin, Woodman, spare that tree! Touch not a single bough;...In youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect it now; . . . 222 Ulysses But what about the fighting navy, says Ned, that keeps our foes at bay ? (328...
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The Cornhill Magazine, Volume 18; Volume 65

George Smith - 1892
...as when, after giving vent in his richly mellifluous and deliberate tones to the once popular lines, Woodman, spare that, tree," Touch not a single bough...In youth it sheltered me ! And I'll protect it now ! he would proceed to relate ' a little anecdote ' how, at some house, a gentleman, standing up...
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The Hudson River in Literature: An Anthology

Arthur G. Adams - Literary Criticism - 1980 - 337 pages
...highlands where My Ida's footsteps roam: O for a falcon's wing to bear Me onward to my home! THE OAK.* I Woodman, spare that tree! Touch not a single bough!...In Youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect it now. 'Twas my forefather's hand That placed it near his cot; There, woodman, let it stand, Thy axe shall...
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Annual Conference, Volume 2

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - Mormons - 1899
...standing, and he wrote the following beautiful lines on the subject: "Woodman, spare the tree; Cut not one single bough; In youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect It now. 'Twas my forefather's hand That placed It near his cot, There woodman let It stand; Thy ax shall harm...
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Ulysses Annotated: Notes for James Joyce's Ulysses

Don Gifford, Robert J. Seidman - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 645 pages
"Teaches more than how to read a particular novel; it teaches us more profoundly how to read anything. This, I think, is the book's main virtue. It teaches us readers to ...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - Literary Collections - 1992 - 210 pages
...Ogden Nash's parody that begins, "Pray, butcher, spare your tender calf." Woodman, Spare That Tree! Woodman, spare that tree! Touch not a single bough!...In youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect it now. Twas my forefather's hand That placed it near his cot; There, woodman, let it stand, Thy ax shall harm...
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The Book Lover's Guide to Florida

Kevin M. McCarthy - Travel - 1992 - 512 pages
...state road department, but Barney Dillard stood under it, shotgun in hand, reciting the famous poem: Woodman, spare that tree, Touch not a single bough!...In youth it sheltered me And I'll protect it now. He kept watch until a delegation from the Daughters of the American Revolution and the United Daughters...
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1001 Questions Answered about Trees

Rutherford Platt - Gardening - 1959 - 318 pages
...hot sun free; We plant all these when we plant the tree. WOODMAN, SPARE THAT TREE George F. Morris Woodman, spare that tree! Touch not a single bough!...In youth it sheltered me, And I'll protect it now. Twas my forefather's hand That placed it near his cot; There, woodman, let it stand; Thy axe shall...
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