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" So all night long the storm roared on: The morning broke without a sun; In tiny spherule traced with lines Of Nature's geometric signs, In starry flake, and pellicle All day the hoary meteor fell; And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world... "
New National First[ -fifth] Reader - Page 394
by Charles Joseph Barnes, J. Marshall Hawkes - 1884
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The Franklin Fifth Reader: For the Use of Public and Private Schools : with ...

George Stillman Hillard - 1873 - 374 pages
...no earth below, — A universe of sky and snow ! 3. The old familiar sights of ours Took marvellous shapes ; strange domes and towers Rose up where sty...garden wall, or belt of wood ; A smooth white mound the brush-pile showed, A fenceless drift what once was road ; The bridle-post an old man sat With loose-flung...
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St. Nicholas

Mary Mapes Dodge - 1877
...as Whitticr describes it, for instance, in picturing for us the winter farm-life of his boyhood : " Strange domes and towers Rose up where sty or corn-crib stood, Or garden-wall, or belt of wood ; A smooth white mound the brush-pile showed ; A fenceless drift what...
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The Franklin Fifth Reader: For the Use of Public and Private Schools : with ...

George Stillman Hillard - 1874 - 384 pages
...tall and sheeted ghosts. 2. So all night long the storm roared on, And when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could...Around the glistening wonder bent The blue walls of the f1rmament, No cloud above, no earth below, — A universe of sky and snow ! 3. The old familiar sights...
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The Repository, Volumes 51-52

1874
...while the low oak shrubs rustled their sober brown leaves and shivered at the approach of winter. Now "We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could call our own. The old, familiar sights of ours Took marvellous shapes ; A smooth white mound the brush heap showed,...
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The Pacific Coast First [-fifth] Reader, Volume 4

1875
...night long the storm roared on : The morning broke without a sun ; And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could...above, no earth below, — A universe of sky and snow! 5. The old familiar sights of ours Took marvelous shapes; strange domes and towers Hose up where sty...
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The Graded-school First-fifth Reader, Book 5

Thomas Wadleigh Harvey - 1875
...night long the storm roared on: The morning broke without a sun: And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could call our own. 4. Around the glistening wonder bent The blue walls of the firmament; No cloud above, no earth below,—...
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American Observer Medical Monthly, Volume 12

1875
...every familiar object buried out of sight beneath the congealed and hoary breath of the storm God. " No cloud above, no earth below, A universe of sky and snow." But neither heated nor frozen " terms" ordinarily last many days at a time. Changes are sudden and...
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A NEW LIBRARY OF POETRY AND SONG

WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT - 1876
...starry flake, and pellicle, All day the hoary meteor fell ; 398 399 And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could...garden wall, or belt of wood ; A smooth white mound the brush-pile showed, A fenceless drift what once was road ; The bridle-post an old man sat With loose-flung...
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Greenleaf Whittier with Illustrations

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1876 - 297 pages
...fell ; SNOW BOUND. And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing wo could call our own. Around the glistening wonder bent...sky and snow ! The old familiar sights of ours Took marvellous shapes ; strange domes and | towere Rose up where sty or corn-crib stood, Or garden-wall,...
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Birds and Poets: With Other Papers

John Burroughs - 1877 - 263 pages
...white angelic days we have in winter, such as Whittier has so well described in these lines : — " Around the glistening wonder bent The blue walls of...above, no earth below, A universe of sky and snow." On such days my spirit gets snow blind ; all things take on the same color, or no color ; my thought...
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