Familiar Wild Flowers, Volume 1

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Page 75 - PANSIES, lilies, kingcups, daisies, Let them live upon their praises ; Long as there's a sun that sets, Primroses will have their glory ; Long as there are violets, They will have a place in story : There's a flower that shall be mine, 'Tis the little Celandine.
Page 79 - But let me quit this melancholy spot, And roam where nature gives a parting smile. As yet the blue-bells linger on the sod That copes the sheepfold ring ; and in the woods A second blow of many flowers appears ; Flowers faintly tinged, and breathing no perfume.
Page 164 - New Testament Commentary for English Readers. Edited by CJ ELLICOTT, DD, Lord Bishop of Gloucester and Bristol. Volume 1., 2is., contains the Four Gospels.
Page 54 - I shall only describe the roots, because they are to be used with some discretion. They have each of them a double root within, some of them are round, in others like a hand ; these alter every year by course, when the one riseth and waxeth full, the other waxeth lank and perisheth...
Page 91 - Where the bee sucks, there suck I; In a cowslip,s bell I lie : There I couch.
Page 164 - XVIII. in 1814. Memories of My Exile. By Louis KOSSUTH. Relating to the Period when the Italian Kingdom was being established, and giving the Secret Treaties and details of the understanding between England, the Emperor Napoleon, and Count Cavour. One Vol., IDS. 6d. The Life of the Rt. Hon. WE Gladstone. By GEORGE BARNETT SMITH, Author of " Poets and Novelists," " Shelley : A Critical Biography,
Page 112 - Thou makest darkness, and it is night: wherein all the beasts of the forest do creep forth.
Page 20 - ... cherries, was manufactured in England at this time, and might have been the forerunner of Maidstone's famous Cherry Brandy, as according to Walter Rowles' " Kentish Chronologer " of 1807, cherries were first planted at Teynham in Kent by Richard Haynes in 1520. Also, Evelyn records that " It was by the plain industry of one, Harris (a fruiterer to Henry VIII) that the fields and environs of about 30 towns in Kent only, were planted with fruit to the universal benefit and general improvement of...
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