A Winter Ramble in the Country

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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1847 - Botany - 93 pages
 

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Page 85 - He marks the bounds which winter may not pass, And blunts his pointed fury; in its case, Russet and rude, folds up the tender germ, Uninjured, with inimitable art; And ere one flowery season fades and dies Designs the blooming wonders of the next.
Page 50 - If God so clothe the grass of the field, which to-day is, and to-morrow is cast into the oven, how much more shall He clothe you, O ye of little faith !
Page 76 - the grass withcreth, the flower fadeth: because the Spirit of the Lord bloweth upon it.
Page 93 - and to-morrow is cast into the oven, how much more shall he clothe you, O ye of little faith
Page 26 - so clothe the grass of the field, how much more shall he clothe you, O ye of little faith!
Page 41 - And the green And tender blade, that feared the chilling blast, Escapes unhurt beneath so warm a veil.
Page 38 - A thousand ways Upward and downward thwarting, and convolved, The quivering nations sport.
Page 4 - 0 ye frost and cold, bless ye the Lord : praise Him and
Page 44 - soon the summit opens and exposes an intensely bright crimson surface, which expands 'at first into a deep cup, and finally into a spreading bowl, as large over as a
Page 45 - than smoke, and yet exist in such numbers as to be visible at all!

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