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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 London Saturday journal, Volumes 1-4

1841
...above lines by saying, " He comes, the herald of a noisy world, With spattered boots, strapped 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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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...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, [locks ; With spatter'd boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen News from all nations lumb'ring...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...; He comes, the herald of a noisy world, [locks ; With spatter'd boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen 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 destined...
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The Village Reader: Designed for the Use of Schools

George Merriam - Reader (Elementary) - 1841 - 300 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 spattered boots, strapped waist, and frozen locks; News from all nations lumbering...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1841
...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, 5 With spatter'd boots, strapp'd waist, and frozen locks, News from all nations lumb'ring...
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... The Task, a Poem ...: For the Use of Schools and Academies

William Cowper - 1842 - 150 pages
...HARK ! 'tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with ita 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 lamb'ring...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...Hark ! 'tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides nd die : Twas so for me that Edwin did, And so for him will I.' ' noisy world, With spattered boots, strapped waist, and freien locks ; News from all nations lumbering...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...Hark ! 'tis the twanging horn o'er yonder bridge, That with its wearisome but needful length Bestrides vil at least ; that when under its influence he generally reveals all, sometimes more than he knows. Serj noisy world, With spattered boots, strapped waist, and frozen locks ; News from all nations lumbering...
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Provincial Medical & Surgical Journal

Medicine - 1844
...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." It is thus the long, narrow, and irregular old bridge over the River Ouse is delineated. But alas !...
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Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Art - 1846
...AUK ! '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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