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" Some on the lower boughs which crost their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound; Some to the passing wind at times, with sway Of gentle motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmoved, were hung... "
The Magazine of Science, and Schools of Art - Page 177
1841
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 14

1848 - 780 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs that crossed their way Fixed their bearded fibres round and round With many a ring and wild contortion wound...; Some to the passing wind, at times with sway Of gentler motion swung ; Others of gentler growth unmoved were hung Like stone drops from the cavern's...
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The People's Magazine, Volume 1

1834 - 222 pages
...crossed their way, Fixing tlieir bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortiou wound; Some to the passing wind, at times, with sway...Of gentle motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmoved, were hung Like stone-drops from the cavern's fretted height. Beneath was smooth and fair to...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 27

Robert Walsh, Eliakim Littell, John Jay Smith - 1835 - 1134 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs, which crost their way, Fixing tlicir bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound...was smooth and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briers deform'd the natural floor, And through the leafy cope which bowcr'd it o'er Came gleams of checkered...
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The Winter Evening Book

William Chambers - 1837 - 354 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower houghs, which crossed their wav, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound; Some to the passing wind, at times, with sway Of genile motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmoved, were hung Like stone-drops from ihe cavern's...
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The spirit of the woods, by the author of 'The moral of flowers'.

Rebecca Hey - 1837 - 386 pages
...like a plummet, grew toward the ground. Others of younger growth, unmov'd, were hung Like stone drops from the cavern's fretted height. Beneath was smooth and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briers deformed the natural floor : And through the leafy cope which bower'd it o'er Came gleams of checquer'd...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: Collected by Himself, Volume 8

Robert Southey - 1838 - 636 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs which crost their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound;...Of gentle motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmoved, were hung Like stone-drops from the cavern's fretted height ; Beneath was smooth and fair...
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Conversations on Nature and Art

1839 - 352 pages
...to the passing winds, at times, with sway Of gentle motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmoved, were hung, Like stone-drops from the cavern's fretted...was smooth and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briers deform'd the natural floor; And through the leafy cope which howered it o'er Came gleams of chequer'd...
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Conversations on Nature and Art

1839 - 352 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs, which crost their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound; Some to the passing winds, at times, with sway Of gentle motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmoved, were hung, Like...
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Indian life: a tale of the Carnatic, Volume 1

Mary Anna Hartley - 1840 - 330 pages
...bearded fibres round and round, With many a ring, and with contortion woun d ; Some to the passing winds, at times with sway Of gentle motion swung ; Others,...was smooth, and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briers deform 'd the natural floor, And through the leafy copse which bowered it o'er, Came gleams of chequer'd...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 17

1841 - 272 pages
...ground. Some on the lower boughs, which crost their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round; Some to the passing wind, at times, with sway Of gentle...was smooth and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briers deform'd the natural floor; And through the leafy cope which bower'd it o'er Came gleams of ch^quer'd...
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