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" Sometimes with secure delight The upland hamlets will invite, When the merry bells ring round, And the jocund rebecks sound To many a youth and many a maid, Dancing in the chequer'd shade; And young and old come forth to play On. "
Beispielsammlung zur Theorie und Literatur der Schönen Wissenschaften: Bd ... - Page 254
by Johann Joachim Eschenaburg - 1789
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The canary bird or, Gentlemen and lady's polite amusement

Canary bird - 1760
...CLXXIV. In L' Allegro Penferofo. By Mr. HANDEL. OR let the merry bells ring roand, And the jocund Rebecks found, To many a youth and many a maid, Dancing in the checquer'd made. SONG CLXXV. • Set by Mr. BERG. Sung at Ranelagh. MY Kitty cries, was Damon wife,...
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The art of poetry on a new plan, illustrated with a great variety of ...

Art - 1762
...her bow'r fhe leaves, With TbeflyUi to bind the fheaves; Or if the earlier feafon lead To thetann'd haycock in the mead. Sometimes with fecure delight...will .invite When the merry bells ring round, And the jocond rebecks found' To many a youth, and many a maid, Dancing in the chequer'd lhade; And young and...
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The Art of Poetry on a New Plan: Illustrated with a Great Variety of ...

John Newbery - English poetry - 1762 - 252 pages
...neat-handed PMlit drefles ; And then in hafte her bow'r fhe leaves, With Tbeftylis to bind the fheaves ; Or if the earlier feafon lead To the tann'd haycock...Sometimes with fecure delight The upland hamlets will invke When the merry bells ring round, And the jocond rebecks found To many a youth, and many a maid,...
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1767
...handed Phillis drefles ; And then, in hafte, her bow'r (he leaves, With Theftylis to bind the lheaves ; Or, if the earlier feafon lead, To the tann'd haycock...a youth, and many a maid, Dancing in the chequer'd fiiade ; And young and old come forth to p!ay On a fun-mine holy-day, Till the live-long day-light...
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1767
...handed Phillis drefies ; And then, in hafte, her bow'r fhe leaves, With Theftylis to bind the fheaves ; Or, if the earlier feafon lead, To the tann'd haycock...the merry bells ring round, And the jocund rebecs fbund To many a youth, and many a maid, Dancing in the chequer'd fhade ; And young and old come forth...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 42

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1776
...greater or a lefs number of fyllables is made to fuit the time. Take the following example from Milton, ' When the merry bells ring round, And the jocund rebecs...found To many a youth and many a maid Dancing in the checker'd fhade. in this pafiage the third line, though confiding of ten fyJIables, is, by means of...
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Essays: On the Nature and Immutability of Truth, in Opposition to ..., Volume 2

James Beattie - Classical education - 1776 - 555 pages
...itfelf imitative. Thus, in that fong, " Let " the merry bells ring round, " And the jocund rebecks found, " To many a youth and many a maid, " Dancing in the chcquer'd (hade," — he makes the voice in the beginning imitate the found of a chime of bells, and...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 5, Page 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Theftylis to bind the fheaves; Or if the earlier feafon lead To the tann'd haycock in the mead. je Sometimes with fecure delight The upland hamle.ts...will invite, When the merry bells ring round, And the jocond rebees found To many a youth, and many a maid, 95 Dancing in the chequer'd made; And young and...
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Essays: On Poetry and Music, as They Affect the Mind; on Laughter, and ...

James Beattie - Classical education - 1779 - 515 pages
...itfelf imitative. Thus, in that fong, " Let the merry bells ring round, «* And the jocund rebecks found, " To many '* a youth and many a maid, '" Dancing in the •* chequer'd fhade," — he makes the voice in the beginning imitate the found of a chime of bells, and in the end the motion...
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Poems on Various Subjects; Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue: And ...

Children's poetry, English - 1780 - 204 pages
...leaves, With Theftylis to bind the fheaves ; Or if the earlier feafon lead To the tann'd haycock ia the mead. Sometimes with fecure delight The upland...a youth, and many a maid, Dancing in the chequer'd ihade: 0.3 And young and old come forth to play On a funfhine holy-day, Till the live-long daylight...
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