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" Lord, what music hast thou provided for the Saints in Heaven, when thou affordest bad men such music on Earth... "
The Complete Angler, Or, Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a Discourse ... - Page 8
by Izaak Walton, Sir John Hawkins, John Hawkins - 1822 - 383 pages
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A history of British birds, indigenous and migratory, Volume 2

William Macgillivray - 1839 - 578 pages
...not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural...thou provided for the Saints in Heaven, when thou affordest bad men such music on earth T " After the period at which the young are hatched, the Nightingale...
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The Malta penny magazine

536 pages
...at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear the clear airs, the sweet descents, the natural rising and falling, the doubling and redoubling...thou provided for the saints in Heaven, when thou affordest bad men such music on earth!" Swallows have been taught to carry letters between two armies...
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The Naturalist: Illustrative of the Animal, Vegetable, and ..., Volumes 4-5

1839 - 786 pages
...not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, u I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural...rising and falling, the doubling and re-doubling of her Toice, might well be lifted nbove the earth, and say, " Lord, what music ha* thou provided for the...
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Visits to Remarkable Places: Old Halls, Battle Fields, and Scenes ...

William Howitt - 1840 - 540 pages
...sentiment than that which he penned down when he heard the nightingales singing, as he sate angling — " Lord, what music hast thou provided for the saints...Heaven, when thou affbrdest bad men such music on Earth ! "— Complete Angler, p. 10, Major's edition. VISIT TO WINCHESTER. COLLEOE ftATEWAT. WYKEHAM'S COLLEGE....
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The Literary world, conducted by J. Timbs, Volume 3

John Timbs - 1840 - 430 pages
...miserable death. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural...rising and falling, the doubling and redoubling of the nightingale's voice, might well be lifted above earth, and say : "Lord! what music hast thou provided...
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The church scholar's reading-book, selected from the Saturday magazine

Saturday magazine - 1840 - 1078 pages
...WALTON. HE that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have often done, the sweet descants, the natural rising and falling, the doubling and redoubling of the nightingale's voice, might^well be lifted above earth, and say, Lord, what music hast thou provided...
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Visits to Remarkable Places: Old Halls, Battle Fields, and Scenes ...

William Howitt - 1840 - 560 pages
...sentiment than that which he penned down when he heard the nightingales singing, as he sate angling — " Lord, what music hast thou provided for the saints in Heaven, when thou aifordest bad men such music on Earth!" — Complete Angler, p. 10, Major's edition. VISIT TO WINCHESTER....
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Home Sketches and Foreign Recollections, Volume 1

Lady Georgiana Chatterton - 1841 - 330 pages
...not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural...thou provided for the saints in heaven, when thou affordest bad men such music on earth T " Of these clear Hampshire streams, Howitt says — " The water...
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On the Beauties, Harmonies, and Sublimities of Nature: With Notes ...

Charles Bucke - 1841 - 344 pages
...when the labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have heard, the clear air, the sweet descant, the rising and falling, the doubling and redoubling of her voice, might well be lifted above the earth, and say, '•Lord ! what music hast thou provided for thy saints in heaven, when thou affordest...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1842 - 740 pages
...not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural...thou provided for the saints in heaven, when thou affordest bad men such music on earth !' ' The habits of the nightingale are thus described bv Mr....
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