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SPRING-DAY:

OR,

CONTEMPLATIONS

ON

SEVERAL OCCURRENCES,

WHICH

NATURALLY STRIKE THE EYE IN THAT DELIGHT

FUL SEASON.

BY JAMES FISHER.

I will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of thy doings.

PSALM LXXVII. 12.
For lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone ; the flowers appear old
the earth, the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is
beard in our land.

SONG II. II, 12.

EDINBURGH:

PRINTED BY THOMAS TURNBULL, FOR THE AUTHORS

AND SOLD BY MANY OF THE PRINCIPAL BOCKSELLERS IN

GREAT BRITAIN.

MDCCCIII.

'SNOVIVONNOH N30716
ONY XON 37 'HOLSV

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LADY DOUGLASS OF KELLHEAD,

MADAM, YOUR exemplary character for benevolence, with every other Christian virtue, so long the boast of your worthy ancestors, together with the honour of the Douglass Family being so well known, anticipates any thing that might come from my pen on these subjects. All I have to observe is, I think myself highly honoured in being allowed to dedicate the following sheets to your Ladyship; which, next to Divine Providence, I commit to your patronage. And that that Almighty Being whose goodness appears so conspicuous in Spring, may bless yours,

is the sincere wish of,
MADAM,
Your Ladyship’s
Much obliged
Most obedient and

Very humble servant,
ANNAN, , 2
July 21. 1803. S

JAMES FISHER

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