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" THE DANDELION. DEAR common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing the dusty road with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May, Which children pluck, and, full of pride, uphold, High-hearted buccaneers, o'erjoyed that they An Eldorado in the... "
The North American Review - Page 442
edited by - 1848
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Selected Poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1894 - 348 pages
...arrow-seed ' are beautifully separated and expanded. 46, 8. —A flower all gold. So Lowell wrote, "De :r common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing the dusty road with harmless gold." — To the Dandelion. 46, 9.— bravely. 'Finely,' 'admirably.' This sense is archaic, but was common...
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Hazen's Primer and First-[fifth] Reader, Book 3

Marshman William Hazen - 1895 - 300 pages
...century was the year 101 AD ? Are Chinese " Europeans " ? Where is Egypt ? LXXI. TO THE DANDELION. l. Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...Which not the rich earth's ample round May match in wealth!—thou art more dear to 2. My childhood's earliest thoughts are linked with thee; The sight...
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Familiar Flowers of Field and Garden

Ferdinand Schuyler Mathews - 1895 - 308 pages
...common flower with perfect indifference ; but there was one man who did not. It was Lowell, who said : " Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...uphold, High-hearted buccaneers, o'erjoyed that they An El Dorado in the grass have found, Which not the rich earth's ample round May match in wealth — thou...
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Hazen's Third Reader

Marshman William Hazen - 1895 - 300 pages
...century was the year 101 AD ? Are Chinese " Europeans " ? Where is Egypt ? LXXI. TO THE DANDELION. l. Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...May, Which children pluck, and, full of pride, uphold High -hearted buccaneers, o'erjoyed that they An Eldorado in the grass have found, Which not the rich...
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The Writings of John Burroughs: Whitman: a study

John Burroughs - 1895 - 268 pages
...flowers, the violet and the dandelion. The last, I think, is the most pleasing of these poems: — " Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May." The dandelion is indeed, in our latitude, the pledge of May. It comes when the grass is short, and...
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Pepacton

John Burroughs - 1895 - 266 pages
...flowers, the violet and the dandelion. The last, I think, is the most pleasing of these poems : — " Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May." The dandelion is indeed, in our latitude, the pledge of May. It comes when the grass is short, and...
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The Writings of John Burroughs, Volume 5

John Burroughs - 1895 - 266 pages
...flowers, the violet and the dandelion. The last, I think, is the most pleasing of these poems: — " Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May." The dandelion is indeed, in our latitude, the pledge of May. It comes when the grass is short, and...
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The Writings of John Burroughs: Pepacton

John Burroughs - 1895 - 270 pages
...flowers, the violet and the dandelion. The last, ,1 think, is the most pleasing of these poems : — " Dear common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing...with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May." The dandelion is indeed, in our latitude, the pledge of May. It comes when the grass is short, and...
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Poetical Works

James Russell Lowell - 1895 - 574 pages
...duty man with listless spirit stands, Erelong the Great Avenger takes the work from out his hands. TO THE DANDELION. DEAR common flower, that grow'st beside the way, Fringing the dusty road with hannles» gold, First pledge of blithesome May, Which children pluck, and, full of pride uphold, High-hearted...
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Pamphlets in Philology and the Humanities, Volume 4

1896 - 888 pages
...the dandelion, to find how much the artist can make out of so common a thing ? He speaks of it as " Fringing the dusty road with harmless gold, First...not the rich earth's ample round May match in wealth " Can you fathom the depth of that expression, " harmless gold " ? How abundant is this " harmless...
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