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" gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to... "
Early Latin Hymns: With Introduction and Notes - Page 32
edited by - 1922 - 445 pages
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Discoveries in Hieroglyphics and Other Antiquities, Volume 2

Robert Deverell - 1813
...erring spirit hies To his confine : and of the truth herein This present object made probation. Mar. It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say, that...singeth all night long : And then they say no spirit walks abroad ; The nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes, no witch hath power...
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North Wales ... delineated from two excursions

William Bingley - 1814 - 80 pages
...was supposed to exert his power throughout the night : Some say, that ever 'gainst that season cornea Wherein our SAVIOUR'S birth is celebrated, The bird...singeth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit walks abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike ; No fairy takes ; no witch hath power...
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Discourses on Various Subjects, Volume 1

Jeremy Taylor - Theology - 1816
...great dramatick poet, respecting the Nativity, Some say, that ever 'gainst that season roues, W heroin our Saviour's birth is celebrated. The bird of dawning singeth all night long. And then, they say, no sprite dares stir abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike . No fairy takes, nor...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour s birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad, I he nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 3

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...the crowing of the cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's hirth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long. And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad : The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike, No fairy takes ; no witch hath...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 24

1828
...moon. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long ; And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike ; No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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The Family Shakspeare: In Ten Volumes; in which Nothing is Added ..., Volume 10

William Shakespeare - 1818
...cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then they say no spirit dares stir abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath...
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror, Volume 4

1824
...festival:— " Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour1: birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights are wholesome — then no planet* strike, No fairy takes, no witch hath...
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The British Essayists: Tatler

James Ferguson - English essays - 1819
...insinuate a kind of religious veneration for that season. " It faded on the crowing of the cock. Seine say. that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our...singeth all night long, And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad : The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes; no witch hath...
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Hamlet, and As You Like it: A Specimen of a New Edition of Shakespeare ...

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1819 - 466 pages
...Some say,* that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, 1623> 3S. The bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dare stir* abroad; * S"l'"'• T'i_ • i J ii r .' i * •! can walk, The nights are wholesome; then...
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