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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 Journal of Botany, Volume 3

Sir William Jackson Hooker - 1841 - 488 pages
...2p V 3*1 ,,„ Some on the lower boughs, which cross'd 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 to...
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The Journal of Botany, Volume 3

Sir William Jackson Hooker - 1841 - 492 pages
...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...Beneath was smooth and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briars deform'd the natural floor, And through the leafy cope which bower'd it o'er, Came gleams of...
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A history of the vegetable kingdom

William Rhind - 1841 - 756 pages
...towards the. ground. Some on the lower Imigha, whieh erost tliclr wuy, Fixing their benrded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound; Some to the paming wind, at time*, with sway Of gentle motion swung; Others of younger growth, unmov'd, were hung...
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Book of the Poets: The Modern Poets of the Nineteenth Century

1842 - 480 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs, which cross'd their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound...passing wind at times, with sway Of gentle motion swung ; Beneath was smooth and fair to sight, Nor weeds nor briars deform'd the natural floor, And through...
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The Modern Poetical Speaker; Or, a Collection of Pieces Adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker, Fanny Bury PALLISER - 1845 - 540 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, unmov'd, were hung, Like...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 7

1847 - 452 pages
...Some on the lower bom1hs, which cross'd their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and ronпd, Wilh many a ring and wild contortion wound; Some to the...Others of younger growth, unmov'd, were hung Like stone drops t'rum the cavern's fretted height. Beneath was smooth and fair tu sight, Nor weeds nor...
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Travels in Ceylon and Continental India: Including Nepal and Other Parts of ...

Werner Hoffmeister - 1848 - 560 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;...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 chequer'd...
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The Gallery of Nature: a Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation ...

Thomas Milner - 1848 - 892 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs, which cross'd 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 to...
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The Juvenile companion, and Sunday-school hive [afterw.] The ..., Volumes 7-8

1854 - 668 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower boughs, which cross'd their way, Fixing their bended 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 to...
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The Gospel missionary, 1851-68, 71-78, 81-1902

1875 - 796 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." SOITTHEY. But how, you may ask,...
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