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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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The Shadow on the Hearth: Or, Our Father's Voice in Taking Away Our Little Ones

Children - 1858 - 288 pages
...Lying on her mother's bosom, Little Bessie fell asleep. anfc t|e flutoeo. LOXOrELLOW. THERE is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen He reaps...sweet to me I will give them all back again." He gazed on the flowers with tearful eyes, He kissed their drooping leaves ; It was for the Lord of Paradise...
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The Life and Beauties of Fanny Fern

1858 - 330 pages
...th air. It shall fall like dew upon the stricken flower. Listen to the chant t ' There is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen, He...grain at a breath; And the flowers that grow between. ' He gazed at the flowers with tearful eye*, He raised their drooping leaves, It was for the Lord of...
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Sermons, preached, for the most part, in the village church of Allestree

John Hullett - 1859
...shewed the fruits of discipline.) And then one morning early the reaper came : — " There is a reaper, whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen He reaps...grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between." The edge of his scythe was rather blunt ; and jagged the tender plant with pain, and anguish, and sorrow,...
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The National Magazine, Volume 12

Abel Stevens, James Floy - American essays - 1858
...Longfellmc. Then wore his monarch's signet ring, Then presa'd that monarch's throned king. ////*. Tho' the breath of these flowers is sweet to me, I will give them all back again. — Loiirifclloic. Her breath was sweet. — fllloct. The shades of night were falling fast. Longfellow....
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1858 - 740 pages
...achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labur and to wait. THE REAPER AND ТПЕ FU>WHS. There is a Keeper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He reaps the lieardi-d train at a breath. Ami tlit: riowers that grow between. " Shall I have naught that is fair...
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. New complete ed., with ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1859
...heart for any fate ; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labour and to wait. THEBE is a Reaper, whose name is Death, And, with his sickle keen, He...is sweet to me, I will give them all back again." Hegazed at the flowers with tearful eyes, He kissed their drooping leaves ; It was for the Lord of...
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1859 - 784 pages
...achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait. THE REAPER AND THE FLOWEBS. 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 Sowers...
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Tales from 'Bentley'.

Bentley's miscellany - 1859
...from Griffone's wing ! THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. BY HENRY WADSWORTH LONO1 ELLOW. THERE is a reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen He reaps...And the flowers that grow between. " Shall I have naught that is fair to see, .• Have naught but the bearded grain '.' Though the breath of these flowers...
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Epitaphs, Collected from the Cemeteries of London, Edinburgh, Glasgow ...

Joseph Barlow Robinson - Epitaphs - 1859 - 208 pages
...not save ; We seek the path she trod before Dowa to the dark and silent grave. 586. There is a Reaper whose name is Death, And with his sickle keen, He...grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between. Oh ! not in cruelty, not in wrath, The Reaper came that day ; 'Twas an angel visited the green earth,...
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A Third[-fourth] Class Reader

George Stillman Hillard - 1859
...made a parting bow to the gallery. LXV.—THE REAPER AND THE FLOWERS. LONGFELLOW. THERE is a reaper, whose name is Death ; And, with his sickle keen, He...grain at a breath, And the flowers that grow between. to " Shall I have nought that is fair ? " saith he ; " Have nought but the bearded grain ? Though the...
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