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" gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long ; And then they say no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm,... "
Playford's Soham Magazine, and Friendly Monitor - Page 177
1847
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The Kendall/Hunt Anthology: Literature to Write About

K. H. Anthol - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 313 pages
...and of the truth herein This present object made probation. Mar. It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some [say] that ever ‘gainst that season comes Wherein...celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long; 160 And then, they say, no spirit can walk abroad; The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike,...
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Encyclopædia of Superstitions, Folklore, and the Occult Sciences of the ...

Cora Linn Daniels, C. M. Stevans - Body, Mind & Spirit - 2003 - 584 pages
...was probably introduced Into Germany by the conquering Roman legions. “Some say that ever ‘galnst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth Is celebrated, The bird of dawning (the cock) singeth all night long; And then, they say, no spirit can walk abroad; The nights are wholesome;...
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Shakespeare's Webs: Networks of Meaning in Renaissance Drama

Arthur F. Kinney - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 168 pages
...the truth herein This present object made probation. Marcellus It faded on the crowing of the cock. Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein...singeth all night long; And then, they say, no spirit can walk abroad, The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power...
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The Dance of Time: The Origins of the Calendar : a Miscellany of History and ...

Michael Judge - History - 2004 - 256 pages
...Winter Solstice, Yufe, Christmas Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our savior's birth is celebrated The bird of dawning singeth all...spirit dares stir abroad. The nights are wholesome, and then no planets strike, No fairy takes nor witch hath power to charm, So hallowed and so gracious...
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Star Bright!: A Christmas Story

Andrew M. Greeley - Fiction - 2004 - 128 pages
...season comes Wherein our Savior's birth is celebrated, The bird of dawning singeth all night long: The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch has power to charm So hallow'd and so gracious is the time.” “What a lovely poem! Is it Russian?”...
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The Wisdom of the World: The Human Experience of the Universe in Western Thought

Rémi Brague - Philosophy - 2004 - 297 pages
...found again in Shakespeare: the birth of Jesus stripped magic of its efficacy. Around Christmastide: "No planets strike, / No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm." 14 THEOLOGICAL HEIGHTENING The entrance of the revealed religions into the sphere of ancient thought...
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The Wisdom of the World: The Human Experience of the Universe in Western Thought

Rémi Brague - Philosophy - 2003 - 297 pages
...found again in Shakespeare: the birth of Jesus stripped magic of its efficacy. Around Christmastide: “No planets strike, / No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm.” 4 THEOLOGICAL HEIGHTENING The entrance of the revealed religions into the sphere of ancient thought...
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Yuga: An Anatomy of Our Fate

Marty Glass - Religion - 2001 - 348 pages
...Buddha, Lord of the End and Life Eternal. True Man and Second Adam, and True God. Blessed be His Name. Some say that ever ‘gainst that season comes Wherein...singeth all night long And then, they say, no spirit can walk abroad; The nights are wholesome then no planets strike, No fairy tales, nor witch bath power...
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Yuga: An Anatomy of Our Fate

Marty Glass - Religion - 2001 - 348 pages
...Buddha, Lord of the End and Life Eternal. True Man and Second Adam, and True God. Blessed be His Name. Some say that ever ‘gainst that season comes Wherein...singeth all night long And then, they say, no spirit can walk abroad; The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy tales, nor witch hath power...
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The Great Comedies and Tragedies

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2005 - 896 pages
...season conies Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated This bird of dawning singeth all night long, 160 The nights are wholesome, then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm, So hallowed, and so gracious is that time. HORATIO So have I heard and do in part believe it. But look,...
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