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" Shall we row higher, for the reeds are fewer, There by the pollards, where you see the swan ? JACK. Hist ! That's a pike. Look, — note against the river, Gaunt as a wolf, — the sly old privateer, Enter a gudgeon. Snap, — a gulp, a shiver ; — Exit... "
Auld Lang Syne: Selections from the Papers of the "Pen and Pencil Club." - Page 151
by Pen and Pencil Club - 1877 - 176 pages
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Vers de Société

American poetry - 1875 - 401 pages
...pollards, where you see the swan ? JACK. Hist ! That's a pike. Look — nose against the river, Gaunt as wolf, — the sly old privateer ! Enter a gudgeon....shiver ; — Exit the gudgeon. Let us anchor here. FEANK (in the grass}. Jove, what a day ! Black Care upon the crupper Nods at his post, and slumbers...
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The Angler's Note-book and Naturalists Record: A Repertory of Fact, Inquiry ...

Fishing - 1888 - 188 pages
...! That's a pike. Look — nose against the river, Gaunt as a wolf — the sly old privateer ! Knter a gudgeon. Snap, — a gulp, a shiver ; Exit the gudgeon. Let us anchor here." And can be gently satirical on the "contemplative man's recreation" : " Sing you again. So musical...
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Old-world Idylls and Other Verses

Austin Dobson - English literature - 1889 - 252 pages
...are fewer, There by the pollards, where you see the swan 1 JACK. Hist ! That 'sa pike. Look — nose against the river Gaunt as a wolf, — the sly old...the grass). Jove, what a day ! Black Care upon the cropper Nods at his post, and slumbers in the sun ; Half of Theocritus, with a touch of Tupper, Chums...
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Kloof and Karroo: Sport, Legend and Natural History in Cape Colony, with a ...

Henry Anderson Bryden - Cape - 1889 - 435 pages
...shone brilliantly, but the air upon these mountain ranges was clear and wonderfully exhilarating. " Jove ! what a day ; black care upon the crupper Nods at his post and slumbers in the sun." No cares, indeed, had we as merrily we drove along—anon changing company by changing vehicles. The...
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Kloof and Karroo: Sport, Legend and Natural History in Cape Colony, with a ...

Henry Anderson Bryden - Cape of Good Hope - 1889 - 435 pages
...shone brilliantly, but the air upon these mountain ranges was clear and wonderfully exhilarating. " Jove ! what a day ; black care upon the crupper Nods at his post and slumbers in the sun." No cares, indeed, had we as merrily we drove along — anon changing company by changing vehicles....
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Their Canoe Trip

Mary Prudence Wells Smith - Adventure stories - 1889 - 260 pages
...Look, — nose against the river ! Gaunt as a wolf, — the sly old privateer ! ' " quoted Gifford. " ' Enter a gudgeon. Snap ! a gulp, a shiver. Exit the gudgeon. Let us anchor here,' and get some of these glorious blossoms for Aunt Senie," said Herbert, leaping ashore. He strolled...
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Poems on Several Occasions, Volume 1

Austin Dobson - English poetry - 1895
...are fewer, There by the pollards, where you see the swan ? JACK. Hist I That 'sa pike. Look — nose against the river, Gaunt as a wolf, — the sly old...privateer ! Enter a gudgeon. Snap, — a gulp, a shiver ; — FRANK (in the grass). Jove, what a day ! Black Care upon the crupper Nods at his post, and slumbers...
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Odes and epodes

Horace - 1898 - 487 pages
...mind | Atra Cura is up with the lackeys behind ' (Locker, Vanity Fair; cf. Thackeray passim) ; Move, what a day, black care upon the crupper | Nods at his post and slumbers in the sun' (Dobson) ; 'Sorge sie steiget mit dir zu Ross, sie steiget zu Schiffe' (Goethe, Vier Jahreszeiten....
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Horace: Odes and Epodes

Horace - Latin language - 1898 - 487 pages
...but mind | Atra Cura is up with the lackeys behind ' (Locker, Vanity Fair; cf. Thackeray passim) ; 'Jove, what a day, black care upon the crupper | Nods at his post and slumbers ¡n the sun' (Dobson) ; 'Sorge sie steiget mit dir zu Ross, sie steiget zu Schiffe' (Goethe, Vier Jahreszeiten....
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The world's great masterpieces: history, biography, science, philosophy ...

Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Richard Stockton, Nathan Haskell Dole, Julian Hawthorne, Caroline Ticknor - Literature - 1901
...Say, formose puer, Bent in a dream above the " water wan," JACK. Hist ! That 'aa pike. Look — nose against the river Gaunt as a wolf, — the sly old...privateer ! Enter a gudgeon. Snap, — a gulp, a shiver j — Exit the gudgeon. Let us anchor here. FRANK (in the grass). Jove, what a day ! Black Care upon...
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