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" tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled face reflected bright... "
Poems - Page 137
by William Cowper - 1788
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...! 'tis the twanging horn ! o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled face reflected bright, 1 He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spatterM boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen locks, News...
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...! 'tis the twanging horn ! o'er yonder bridge That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled...face reflected bright ; He comes, the herald of a noisy world, 5 With spatter 'd boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen locks, News from all nations lumbering...
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ..., Volume 7

William Cowper - 1835
...HARK ! 'tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled...face reflected bright ; — He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spatter 'd boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen locks ; News from all nations lumbering...
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The Young Lady's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the ...

Author of The young man's own book - American poetry - 1836 - 320 pages
...HARK ! 'tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled...face reflected bright ;— He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spatter'd boots, strapped waist, and frozen locks ; News from all nations lumb'ring...
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Fifth Book of Lessons for the Use of the Irish National Schools

Readers (Elementary) - 1836 - 406 pages
...face reflected bright, He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spatter'd boots, strapp'd waist and frozen locks, News from all nations lumb'ring at his back, True to his charge the close-packed load behind, Yet careless what he brings, his one concern Is to conduct it to the destined...
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The Task: In Six Books

William Cowper - English poetry - 1836 - 172 pages
...HARK ! 'tis the twnnging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood , in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled face reflected bright :— He cornes, the herald of a noisy world, •• :rh spatter'd boots, strapp'd waiat, and frozen locks,...
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: The works of William Cowper. His life ...

William Cowper - 1835
...Hark! 'tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled face reflected bright. The Task, Book 4th. but when her friendship is once engaged, it may be confided in, even unto death....
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Poems ... To which is prefixed a memoir of the author, by John M'Diarmid ...

William Cowper - 1837 - 514 pages
...reflected bright ; — He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spatter'd boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen locks; News from all nations lumb'ring at his back. True to his charge, the close-pack'd load behind, Yet careless what he brings, his one concern Is to conduct it to the destin'd...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 3

William Hone - Great Britain - 1838
...bright; — '.1 eons*, the herald of a noisy world. With spatter'd boots, Etrapp'd waist, and f roiea locks News from all nations lumb'ring at his back. True to his charge, the close pack'd load behind Yet careless what he brings, his one concern Is to conduct it to the deslin'd...
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The Roads and Railroads, Vehicles, and Modes of Travelling, of Ancient and ...

Roads - Bridges - 1839 - 340 pages
...'tis the twanging horn ! o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length, Bestrides the wintry flood, in which the moon Sees her unwrinkled face reflected bright, He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spattered boots, strapped waist, and frozen locks ; News from all nations lumbering...
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