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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 American Teacher, Volume 8

1891
...witlumt a san. • *•*•• IV. All day the hoary meteor fell ; And when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could call our own. • •*••• •Arrangements nave been made with Messrs. Houghton, Mlfflln, ft Company for the...
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The Works of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 2

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1892
...In starry flake, and pellicle, All day the hoary meteor fell ; And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could...sky and snow ! The old familiar sights of ours Took marvellous shapes ; strange domes and towers Rose up where sty or corn-crib stood, Or garden-wall,...
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John Greenleaf Whittier's Poetry: An Appraisal and a Selection

Robert Penn Warren - 1971 - 208 pages
...signs, In starry flake, and pellicle, All day the hoary meteor fell; And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could call our own. Around the glistening wonder bent 50 The blue walls of the firmament, No cloud above, no earth below, — A universe of sky and snow...
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The Columbia Anthology of American Poetry

Jay Parini, Axinn Professor of English Jay Parini - 1995 - 757 pages
...signs, In starry flake, and pellicle, All day the hoary meteor fell; And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, On nothing we could...sky and snow! The old familiar sights of ours Took marvellous shapes; strange domes and towers Rose up where sty or corn-crib stood, Or garden-wall, or...
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Democratic Voices and Vistas: American Literature from Emerson to Lanier

Darrel Abel - 2002 - 540 pages
...Rose cheerless over hills of gray, And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, No cloud above, no earth below, — A universe of sky and snow! The farm chores and household tasks of the snow-bound family are vividly described, and their evening recreations...
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Weather

Mel Goldstein - 2002 - 384 pages
...in more recent times, in January 1977, when snow was measured as far south as Miami. Weather Words "No cloud above, no earth below — A universe of sky and snow." — -John Greenleaf Whiftier Big-City Snows While the southern snowfall experience is rare, the Midwest...
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Sportsmen and Gamesmen

John Dizikes - 2002 - 350 pages
...changed almost beyond recognition: We looked upon a world unknown, Or nothing we could call our own. No cloud above, no earth below — A universe of sky and snow! Familiar, prosaic New England has been changed into a wonderland of poetic fantasy: corncribs turned...
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The New Anthology of American Poetry: Traditions and Revolutions, Beginnings ...

Steven Gould Axelrod, Camille Roman, Thomas J. Travisano - 2003 - 736 pages
...Atmospheric phenomenon — that is, snow, milking. The brace is madt of walnut wood and shaped like a bow. On nothing we could call our own. Around the glistening wonder bent The blue walls of the firmament,10 No cloud above, no earth below— A universe of sky and snow! The old familiar sights...
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The New Anthology of American Poetry: Traditions and Revolutions, Beginnings ...

Steven Gould Axelrod, Camille Roman, Thomas J. Travisano - 2003 - 736 pages
...above, no earth below — A universe of sky and snow! The old familiar sights of ours Took marvellous shapes; 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 once...
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Solomon

Marilyn Bishop Shaw - 2006 - 203 pages
...books came softly to his lips, And, when the second morning shone, We looked upon a world unknown, Of nothing we could call our own. Around the glistening...above, no earth below,— A universe of sky and snow! Then, its horrible beauty struck him. He had never seen snow, but couldn't imagine that it could be...
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