The History of Rossall School

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J. Heywood, 1901 - 469 من الصفحات

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الصفحة 91 - Neither was it mine adversary that did magnify himself against me; for then peradventure I would have hid myself from him : 14 But it was even thou, my companion, my guide, and mine own familiar friend.
الصفحة 381 - With spectacles on nose and pouch on side, His youthful hose, well saved, a world too wide For his shrunk shank ; and his big manly voice, Turning again toward childish treble, pipes And whistles in his sound. Last scene of all, That ends this strange eventful history, Is second childishness and mere oblivion, Sans teeth, sans eyes, sans taste, sans everything.
الصفحة 71 - Coligny was not the man to let the grass grow under his feet, after such an appeal in behalf of the principal place in his government.
الصفحة 206 - Europe," 1874. In 1875 he went round the world, by way of Australia and New Zealand. In 1880 he published a work on " Early Man in Britain, and his place in the Tertiary Period " ; and gave a series of lectures before the Lowell Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.
الصفحة 205 - All Sorts and Conditions of Men," 1882, which led to the establishment of the People's Palace in the East End of London; "All in a Garden Fair," 1883; "Dorothy Foster," 1884; "Uncle Jack," 1885; "Children of Gibeon," 1886; "The World Went Very Well Then," 1887; "For Faith and Freedom,
الصفحة 202 - Engineers in 1861, and captain in 1873. He was formerly Instructor in Chemistry to the Royal Engineers, Chatham, and is now Inspector for Science in the Science and Art Department. He was one of the Scientific observers of the transit of Venus in 1874. His works are : — " Instruction in Photography ; " " Emulsion Photography ; " and " Thebes and its Five Greater Temples.
الصفحة 204 - The French Humourists ; " in 1877, " Rabelais," for the "Ancient and Foreign Classics : " and, in 1882, " Readings from Rabelais ; " in 1879, "Coligny; " and in 1881, " Whittington," for the " New Plutarch " series, of which he is one of the editors.
الصفحة 400 - Are waiting in their icy chains For Spring to set them free ; No bird is heard the live-long day Upon its mates to call, And coldly and capriciously The slanting sunbeams fall. There is a shadow on my heart I...
الصفحة 406 - Alas ! she strayed too long ! Sometimes she bent, and kissed them : Sometimes her hands caressed them : And sometimes, one by one, She gathered them, and tenderly enclosed them in her zone. Lay upon your lips your fingers — Ceres comes, and full of woe : Sad she comes, and often lingers — Well that grief divine I know. Lay upon your lips your fingers — Crush not as you run, the grass : Let the little bells of glass On the fountain blinking Burst, but ring not till she pass — Down ! in silence...
الصفحة 414 - ... the night, Her breathing soft and low, As in her breast the wave of life Kept heaving to and fro. So silently we seemed to speak, So slowly moved about, As we had lent her half our powers To eke her living out. Our very hopes belied our fears, Our fears our hopes belied—- We thought her dying when she slept, And sleeping when she died.

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