Songs By The Way; The Poetical Writings Of George Washington Doane by George Washington Doane

Songs By The Way; The Poetical Writings Of George Washington Doane

byGeorge Washington Doane

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1875. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... Him that was torn, from the bleeding hearts He had twined about, with his infant arts, To dwell, from sin and sorrow far, In the golden orb, of his little star--1 There he rejoiceth, while we, oh! we, Long to be happy, and safe, as he. Beautiful thing! thou art come in peace, Bidding our doubts and fears to cease, Wiping the tears, that, unbidden, start, From their fountain deep, in the broken heart; Cheering us still, on our lonely way, Lest our hearts should faint, or our feet should stray, Till, crowned for the conquest, at last we shall be, Beautiful thing, with our boy, and thee! Boston, 1828. THE CLOUD BRIDGE. Saw ye that cloud which arose in the west, As the burning sun sank down to rest, How it spread so wide, and towered so high, On the molten gold, of that glowing sky, 1 " Dear Sir,-- I am in some little disorder by reason of the death of a little child of mine, a boy that lately made us very glad j but noiu be rejoices in bis little orbey tubile we thinke, and sigh, and long to be as safe as be is." Jer. Taylor to Evelyn, July 19, 1656. "Remember, sir, your two boys are two bright starres, and their innocence is secured, and you shall never hear evil of them agayne." Jer. Taylor to Evelyn, Feb. 17, 1657. That it seemed, oh it seemed, like some arched way, As it beamed and gleamed, in that glorious ray, Where the spirit freed, From its earthly weed, And robed, in the white, Of the saints in light, Might pass, from the realms of sin and woe, To that world, where ceaseless pleasures flow. Ye saw that cloud; how it towered alone, Like an arched path, o'er the billows thrown; How its pillars of purple and azure, stood And mocked at the dash of the angry flood; While it beamed, oh it beamed, from its battlements high, As it gleamed and streamed, in...

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Title:Songs By The Way; The Poetical Writings Of George Washington DoaneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:36 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:January 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217996507

ISBN - 13:9780217996501

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