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Rural Sports - Page 447
by William Barker Daniel - 1812
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Poems on Several Occasions: Rural sports. The fan. The shepherd's week ...

John Gay - 1753
...into the day. You now a more delufive art muft try, I75 And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride, Let nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire Thefhining bellies of the fly require; i80 The peacock's plumes thy tackle...
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The Art of Poetry on a New Plan: Illustrated with a Great Variety of ...

John Newbery - 1762 - 252 pages
...look into the day. You now a more delufive art muft try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride, Let nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire The fLining bellies of the fly require ; The peacock's plumes thy tackle muft...
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The art of poetry on a new plan, illustrated with a great variety of ...

Art - 1762
...mofs ; A'mid. the verdant bed they twine, they toil,And. from their bodies wipe their native foil. To frame the little animal, provide ^ All the gay...hues that wait on female pride, Let nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wiie The filming bellies of the fty require ; The peacock's plumes thy tackle muft...
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The Complete Angler: Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation...: Prefixed, the ...

Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins - 1775
...beautiful defcription of the materials ufed in fly-making, which is quoted from the above-mentioned poem. " To frame the little animal provide " All the gay hues...that 'wait on female pride ; " Let nature guide thee, fometimes getdea wire, " The Jhining bellies of the fly require. '' The peacock' s plumes thy tackle...
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The Works of the English Poets: Gay

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...the day i You now a more delufive art muft try, i-75 And tempt their hunger with the curious ft'y. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride i Let nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire The fliining bellies of the fly require ; iSo The peacock's...
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Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining, in Poetry, Volume 1

Vicesimus Knox - 1791
...look into the day : You now a more dclufivc art muft try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. , Is gentle love, and charms all womankind ; Envy, to which th' ignoble mind's : I.tt nature guide thcc ; fomctimes golden wire The mining bellies of the fly require ; The peacock's...
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A Concise Treatise on the Art of Angling: Confirmed by Actual Experience and ...

Thomas Best - 1794 - 155 pages
...the featherM hook, 'Silent along the 'mazy margin Aray, And with the fur-wrought fty delude the prey. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues that wait on female pride : tet Nature guide thee ; fometimes golden wire The mining bellies of the fty require ; The peacock's...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 8

1795
...the day : You ПОЛУ a more dclufiveirt muft try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. • To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues...that wait on female pride ; Let nature guide thee ; fomeUBics golden wire. The fhining bellies of the fly require ; * The peacock's plumes thy tackle...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - 1796 - 1008 pages
...into the day : You now a more delufive art rmift try, And ttmpt their hunger with the curious йу. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues...that wait on female pride ; Let nature guide thee ; fomctimes golden wire The (hinirg bellies of the fly require; The peacock's plumes thy tackle muft...
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

1797
...look into the day : You now a more delusive art must try, And tempt their hunger with the curious fly. To frame the little animal, provide All the gay hues...golden wire The shining bellies of the fly require ; 180 The peacock's plumes thy tackle must not fail, Nor the dear purchase of the sable's tail. Each...
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