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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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1920 - 968 pages
...are : — " 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...well be lifted above earth and say "Lord, what music hat Thou provided for the taint* in heaven ichen Thou afforded bad men such music on forth." The...
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The complete angler, by I. Walton and C. Cotton. With a new intr. and notes ...

Izaak Walton - 1851 - 502 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...the doubling and redoubling of her voice, might well bo lifted above earth, and say, Lord, what music hast thou provided for the Saints in Heaven, when...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 2

Abraham Mills - 1851 - 616 pages
...laverock (skylark), the titlark, the linnet, and the honest robin, that loves mankind both alive and dead. and say, ' Lord, what music hast thou provided for the saints in heaven, when tbou affordest bad men such music on earth !' The lover of hunting next takes his turn, and comments,...
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Timethrift; or, All hours turned to good account, conducted by mrs. Warren

Mrs. Warren (Eliza) - 1751 - 206 pages
...call up within us devotional feelings, so that we are indeed ready to exclaim with Isaak Walton — " Lord, what music hast thou provided for the saints in heaven, when thou givest bad men. such music on earth ? " But we were speaking of the haunts of the Nightingale; of its...
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Natural History of the World: With Anecdotes Illustrating the Nature, Habits ...

Alfred Henry Miles - 1895 - 462 pages
...very labourer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descents, the natural rising and falling, the doubling and redoubling...hast thou provided for the saints in Heaven, when tkou affordest bad men such music on earth!'" The Robin The Robin Redbreast is a prime favourite in...
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Shakespeare's True Life

James Walter - 1896 - 444 pages
...securely, should hear, as we often have, when musing amid these rural scenes hallowed of William and Anne, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural rising...Thou provided for the saints in heaven, when Thou affordest bad men such music on earth ?' " Gardiner, in his " Music of Nature," gives this passage...
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The Normal Course in Reading, by Emma J. Todd and W.B. Powell: Alternate ...

Emma J. Todd - 1896 - 522 pages
...not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very laborer sleeps securely, should hear, as I have very often, the clear airs, the sweet descants, the natural...and say, ' Lord, what music hast Thou provided for Thy saints in heaven, when Thou affordest such music on earth!' " _ 8 . H . 7. THE NIGHTINGALE AND...
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The Compleat Angler, Or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation: Being a ...

Izaak Walton - 1896 - 386 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...well be lifted above earth, and say, ' Lord, what musick hast thou provided for the Saints in Heaven, when thou affordest bad men such musick on Earth...
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The Shorter Poems of John Milton: Including the Two Latin Elegies and ...

John Milton - 1898 - 358 pages
...not ceased. He that at midnight, when the very laborer 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 Skylark and the Nightingale are favorites with the poets...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 23

John Clark Ridpath - 1898 - 522 pages
...ceased. He that at midnight, when the very laborer sleeps securely, should hear — as I have very often — the clear airs, the sweet descants, the...Thou provided for the saints in heaven, when Thou affordest to bad men such music upon earth!" — The Complete Angler. To Izaak Walton angling is the...
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