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" midst falling dew, While glow the heavens with the last steps of day, Far, through their rosy depths, dost thou pursue Thy solitary way ? Vainly the fowler's eye Might mark thy distant flight to do thee wrong, As, darkly painted on the crimson sky, Thy... "
Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine - Page 314
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McGuffey's Sixth Eclectic Reader

McGuffey - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1997 - 480 pages
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Anthology of American Literature, Volume 1

George L. McMichael, Frederick C. Crews - American literature - 1997 - 2332 pages
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Rural Hours

Susan Fenimore Cooper - Nature - 1998 - 352 pages
...movement; Mr. Bryant saw his bird in the evening, and it was alone; still the lines would recur to one: "Whither, 'midst falling dew, While glow the heavens...their rosy depths, dost thou pursue Thy solitary way." A flock of migratory birds can never fail, indeed, to be a beautiful and striking sight. The proud...
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淡江學報, Issues 24-25

Business - 1986
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Songs for the Open Road: Poems of Travel and Adventure

American Poetry & Literacy Project (Mineola, N.Y.) - Poetry - 1998 - 80 pages
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The Cambridge History of American Literature: Volume 4, Nineteenth-Century ...

Sacvan Bercovitch, Cyrus R. K. Patell - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 562 pages
...at once of the bird's vulnerability and of the instincts nature has given it to survive its enemies. Whither, 'midst falling dew, While glow the heavens...mark thy distant flight to do thee wrong, As, darkly seen against the crimson sky, Thy figure floats along. He tries to encourage the bird to stay aloft...
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The Meaning of Wilderness: Essential Articles and Speeches

Sigurd F. Olson - Human ecology - 1958 - 14 pages
...values. Do you know why you like a particular poem? What do William Cullen Bryant's lines do to you: Whither, 'midst falling dew While glow the heavens with the last steps of day. What do those lines from "To a Waterfowl" do to you duck hunters? I know what they do to me. They are...
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Favorite American Poems

Paul Negri - Poetry - 2002 - 144 pages
...one who wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams. To a Waterfowl Far, through their rosy depths, dost thou pursue Thy...mark thy distant flight to do thee wrong As, darkly seen against the crimson sky, Thy figure floats along. Seek'st thou the plashy brink Of weedy lake,...
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McGuffey's Readers: Sixth Eclectic Reader

McGuffey - Education - 2003 - 484 pages
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