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" There with its waving blade of green, The sea-flag streams through the silent water, And the crimson leaf of the dulse is seen To blush, like a banner bathed in slaughter: There with a light and easy motion, The fan-coral sweeps through the clear, deep... "
Poems - Page 318
by James Gates Percival - 1823 - 396 pages
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The History of Barbados: Comprising a Geographical and Statistical ...

Sir Robert Hermann Schomburgk - Barbados - 1848 - 722 pages
...by the congenial rays of the sun ; indeed, to use the words of the poet, " There with a slight and easy motion, The fan-coral sweeps through the clear deep sea, And the yellow and scarlet tufts of ocean, Are bending like corn on the upland sea." (JG Percival.) Instead of leaves and flowers,...
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The British orator

Thomas King Greenbank - 1849
...there, And the sands are bright as the stars that glow, In the motionless fields of upper air; Then with its waving blade of green, The sea-flag streams...water, And the crimson leaf of the dulse is seen, There with a slight and easy motion, The fan-coral sweeps through the clear deep sea; And the yellow...
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First steps to zoology

Robert Patterson - 1849
...it a population greater than that of London or Pekin. ORDER II. STAR-SHAPED POLYPES. ASTEROIDA. " There, with a light and easy motion, The Fan-coral...through the clear deep sea; And the yellow and scarlet tufts of ocean Are bending like corn on the upland lea." The animals of the present order live only...
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Thoughts on a pebble, or, A first lesson in geology

Gideon Algernon Mantell - Science - 1849 - 102 pages
...below, For the winds and the waves are absent there, And the sands are bright as the stars that glow In the motionless fields of upper air : There with its waving blade of green, The sea-flag waves through the silent water, And the crimson leaf of the dulse is seen, To blush like a banner bathed...
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GEMS OF POETRY, FROM FORTY-EIGHT AMERICAN POETS.

1850
...still below, For the winds and waves are absent there. And the sands are bright as the stars that glow In the motionless fields of upper air : There with...through the clear deep sea ; And the yellow and scarlet tufts of ocean Are bending like corn on the upland lea. And life, in rare and beautiful forms, And...
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Chapters on the Common Things of the Sea-side

Anne Pratt - Botany - 1850 - 345 pages
...are absent there ; And the sands are bright as the stars that glow In the motionless fields of the upper air. There, with its waving blade of green,...seen To blush like a banner bathed in slaughter." PEKCIVAL. SOMETHING of the loveliness which the poet describes, may be beheld in the salt pools among...
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The Island World of the Pacific: Being ... Travel Through the Sandwich Or ...

Henry Theodore Cheever - Oceania - 1851 - 406 pages
...and gold-fish rove; There the waters murmur tranquilly, Through the bending twigs of the coral grove; There, with its waving blade of green, The sea-flag...slaughter. There, with a light and easy motion, The fan coral sweeps through the clear deep sea; And the yellow and scarlet tufts of ocean Are bending...
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The Family tutor

Self-Help
...French Opposition, aud the beginning of the Revolution. ZOOLOGY. No. V. ORDER II. ASTEROIDA. " There, with a light and easy motion. The fan-coral sweeps through the clear deep sea." ASTEROIDA are found only in the sea, and never as detached individuals, but as a community united together...
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The naturalist's poetical companion, with notes, selected by E. Wilson

Naturalist pseud - 1852
...still below, For the winds and waves are absent there ; And the sands are bright as the stars that glow In the motionless fields of upper air. There with...leaf of the dulse* is seen To blush, like a banner bath'd in slaughter : There, with a slight and easy motion, The fan-coral sweeps through the clear...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: To the Middle of the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1852 - 550 pages
...below, For the winds and waves are absent there, And the sands are bright as the stars that glow FT the motionless fields of upper air : There, with its waving blade of green, The fea-flag streams through the silent water, And the crimson leaf of the dulse is seen To blush, like...
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