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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 London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ..., Volume 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...I in his absence, and by her means usurped hI government. Homer calls him cptiuy, and a4 I avSpav. Some say, that ever, 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, llie bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then they say, no spirit walks abroad ; The nights...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - 1829
...feathery dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival: " Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth was celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir...
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The Dramatic Works of William Shakspeare, Volume 8

William Shakespeare, William Harness - 1830
...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 our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights...
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The Dramatic Works, Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1831
...probation." Ber. It waĞ about to speak, when the cock crew. Mar. It fadrd on the crowing of the cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bi^d of dawning singeth all night long : And then they say no spirit dares stir abroad ; The nights...
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The Sketch-book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. [pseud.] ...

Washington Irving - American essays - 1831
...feathery dames," was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival: " Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth was celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 2

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...cock. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season cornel, Wherein oar SAVIOUR'S birth is celebrated. This bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights arc wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy takes, nor witch hath power to charm. So hallow'd and...
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Hamlet: And As You Like It. A Specimen of an Edition of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1832 - 486 pages
...that ever 'gainst that season comes, t , aye g. Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, 1623,32. The bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit can walk 0 abroad; The nights are wholesome; then no planets strike, No fairy( 3 °) takes, J nor witch...
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Hamlet, and As You Like it: A Specimen of an Edition of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - 1832 - 486 pages
...that ever 'gainst that season comes, t MyeĞ . Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, 1623,32. The bird of dawning singeth all night long : And then, they say, no spirit can walk0 abroad; The nights are wholesome ; then no planets strike, No fairyW takes, J nor witch hath...
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The Fairy Mythology: Illustrative of the Romance and Superstition ..., Volume 2

Thomas Keightley - Fairy tales - 1833
...of Shakspeare present a few more characteristic traits of the Fairies, which should not be omitted. Some say, that ever 'gainst that season comes Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long; And then they say no spirit dares stir abroad; The nights...
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The First-class Reader: A Selection for Exercises in Reading : from Standard ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Readers - 1833 - 276 pages
...feathery dames,' was thought by the common people to announce the approach of this sacred festival: ' Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes, Wherein our Saviour's birth was celebrated, This bird of dawning singeth all night long: And then, they say, no spirit dares stir...
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