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" THERE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between. "
Sabrinae corolla in hortulis Regiae scholae salopiensis contexuerunt tres ... - Page 368
edited by - 1867 - 401 pages
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Readings in American Poetry: For the Use of Schools

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 264 pages
...steal The signet-ring of heaven. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. BY HENRY W. LONGFELLOW. THERE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He...again." He gazed at the flowers with tearful eyes, He kiss'd their drooping leaves ; It was for the Lord of Paradise He bound them in his sheaves. " My Lord...
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Readings in American Poetry ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 254 pages
...The signet-ring of heaven^ THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. BY HKNRIT W. LONGFELLOW. THERE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He...?" saith he ; " Have nought but the bearded grain t Though the breath of these flowers is sweet to me, I will give them all back again." He gazed at...
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The Illustrated Book of Christian Ballads and Other Poems, Volume 6

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Ballads, English - 1844 - 164 pages
...trembling sinner's stay, Though heaven and earth shall pass away ! WALTER SCOTT. THERE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He...again." He gazed at the flowers with tearful eyes, He kiss'd their drooping leaves; It was for the Lord of Paradise He bound them in his sheaves. "My Lord...
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The Common School Speaker: A New Collection of Original and Selected Pieces ...

William Bentley Fowle - Recitations - 1844 - 288 pages
...becomes an Allegory. The author is PROFESSOR LONGFELLOW, of Cambridge, Massachusetts. There is a reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen, He...that grow between. " Shall I have nought that is fair to see ; Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers is sweet to me, I will...
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The Sunday School Magazine, Volume 4

Christian education - 1844
...restrain. Hail redemption I Blest Immanuel, ever reign. JDW THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. There is a reaper whose name Is Death, And with his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the nowers that grow between. ' Shall l have nought that Is fair ? ' saith he; ' Have nought but the bearded...
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Annals of the Grand Lodge of Iowa, Volume 17

Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Iowa - 1901
...as theirs build their own monument." Kor our own loss at parting we may grieve ; ' There is a reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the "owers that grow between.' APPENDIX A. STATlSTlCS Grand and Sub«rdinate L«dges 1900. I. NAMES OP...
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The Mourner's Chaplet: An Offering of Sympathy for Bereaved Friends ...

John Keese - Sympathy - 1844 - 120 pages
...the dark, What mysteries do lie beyond thy duil. Could w« outlook that mark 1 " THERE is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, " Shall I have nought that is fair," saith he : " Have nought but the bearded grain 'I Though the breath...
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The Church

1868
...have to fall beneath the hand of a reaper : for — "There is a reaper, whose name is Death, And witli his sickle keen, He reaps the bearded grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between.*' The boys worked on, and his thoughts wandered from himself to them. Were they prepared for that harvest...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...arms of Hellvellyn and Catchedicam. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. — Longfellow. THERE is a reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He...And the flowers that grow between. " Shall I have naught that is fair ? " saith he ; " Have naught but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1847
...willingly, when he requires it at your hands, give to God what God has given to you : " There is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He...between. " ' Shall I have nought that is fair!' saith he ; 1 Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the breath of these flowers is sweet tome, I will give...
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