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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 Child's own book

...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 wind, at times, with sway " 'Twas a fair scene wherein they stood, A green and sunny glade amid the wood ; And in the midst an...
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The naturalist's poetical companion, with notes, selected by E. Wilson

Naturalist pseud, Edward WILSON (M.A., F.L.S.) - 1852 - 442 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...was smooth and fair to sight. Nor weeds nor briers deform'd the natural floor ; And through the leafy cope which bowerM it o'er Came gleams of checker'd...
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The Juvenile missionary herald

Baptist missionary society - 1853 - 384 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 that bower'd it o'er Came gleams of chequered...
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Appendicia Et Pertinentiae: Or, Parochial Fragments Relating to the Parish ...

John Wood Warter - 1853 - 390 pages
...towards the ground. Some on the lower houghs which crost their way Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound...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...
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Appendicia et pertinentiae; or, Parochial fragments relating to the parish ...

John Wood Warter - 1853 - 408 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;...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...
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The Linesman: Or, Service in the Guards and the Line During ..., Volume 3

Edward Delaval Hungerford Elers Napier - 1856 - 388 pages
...depending shoot, Seeking to strike its root, Straight as a plummet grew towards the ground ; Others unmoved were hung Like stone-drops from the cavern's fretted...Beneath was smooth and fair to sight ; Nor weeds nor briars deformed the natural floor ; And through the leafy cope which bower'd o'er, Came gleams of chequer'd...
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The Wonders of the World, in Nature, Art, and Mind ...

Robert Sears - 1856 - 566 pages
...way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound ; Scale to the passing wind, at times with sway Of gentle motion swung; Others, of yonnger growth, unmoved, were hung Like stone-drops from the cavern's fretted height, Beneath was smooth...
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A History of the Vegetable Kingdom: Embracing the Physiology of Plants, with ...

William Rhind - 1857 - 876 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 dtjform'd the natural floor; And through the leafy cope which bower'd it o'er Came gleams of chequcr'd...
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Things new and old in religion, science, and literature

Thing - 1857 - 404 pages
...towards the ground. Some 011 the lower boughs, which crost their way, Fixing their bearded fibres, round and round, 'With many a ring and wild contortion wound...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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Glimpses of the Wonderful: A Series of Instructive Sketches for the Young

Issac Dowd Williamson - 1858 - 172 pages
...bearded fibres round and round, With many a ring and wild contortion wound j ROOTS OF THE BANIAN TREK. 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 bowered it o'er Came glenms of chequer'd...
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