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" gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long... "
The Orthodox churchman's magazine; or, A Treasury of divine and useful knowledge - Page 202
1808
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The First-class Reader: A Selection for Exercises in Reading : from Standard ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Readers - 1833 - 276 pages
...occasion, have almost fancied them into another celestial choir, announcing peace and good-will to mankind. 'Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour's birth was celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Esq, Volume 2

Washington Irving - 1834
...feathery dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival: — " Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, Tliis bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; '; The...
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The Natural History of Gallinaceous Birds: Vol. I ..., Volume 4, Part 1

Sir William Jardine - Galliformes - 1834 - 268 pages
...night to the utmost extent, an old opinion finely described by Shakspeare : Some say that ever against that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long ; And then, they say, no spirit walks abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then...
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Wanderings and Excursions in North Wales

Thomas Roscoe - Travel writing - 1836 - 261 pages
...has not neglected to avail himself: — * Warton — Pennant : Tours in Wales, vol. iii. p. 160. 1 Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long,' &c. Kinniael Hall and Park, the seat of the Hollands, an old English family,...
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Select plays from Shakspeare; adapted for the use of schools and young ...

William Shakespeare - 1836
...and of the truth herein This present object made probation. Mar. It faded on the crowing of the 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...
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The Parterre of fiction, poetry, history [&c.]., Volume 5

1836
...whose sore task Does not divide the Sunday from the week ?" " It faded on the crowing of the 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 dare stir abroad." " Sleeping...
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Sketches of Imposture: Deception and Credulity

Richard Alfred Davenport - Common fallacies - 1837 - 368 pages
...the Ghost in Hamlet disappears at the crowing of the cock : v "It faded on the crowing of the cock. * Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...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...
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Excursions in North Wales, with corrections and additions by W.R. Bingley

William Bingley - 1839 - 80 pages
...confine. But, during this holy season, the cock was supposed to exert his power throughout the night:— Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...SAVIOUR'S birth is celebrated The bird of dawning singcth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit walks abroad ; The nights are wholesome; then...
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Excursions in North Wales: Including Aberystwith and the Devil's Bridge ...

William Bingley - Wales - 1839 - 355 pages
...confine. But, during this holy season, the cock was supposed to exert his power throughout the night : — Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...SAVIOUR'S birth is celebrated The bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit walks abroad ; The nights are wholesome ; then...
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Medii ∆vi Kalendarium: Or Dates, Charters and Customs of the Middle Ages ...

Robert Thomas Hampson - Calendar - 1841
...with a reverential tenderness, sweet as if he had spoken it hushingly :" — Cock Crotr " Some шу, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, Tlir bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then, they say, no sprite dares ętir abroad ; The...
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