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" Come to me, O ye children ! And whisper in my ear What the birds and the winds are singing In your sunny atmosphere. For what are all our contrivings, And the wisdom of our books, When compared with your caresses, And the gladness of your looks ? Ye are... "
The Public-school Journal: Devoted to the Theory and Art of School Teaching ... - Page 255
1898
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: In Four Volumes

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Bookbinding - 1881 - 700 pages
...What the birds and the winds are singing In your sunny atmosphere. For what are all our contrivings, And the wisdom of our books, When compared with your...For ye are living poems, And all the rest are dead. SANDALPHON. HAVE you read in the Talmud of old, In the Legends the Rabbins have told Of the limitless...
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Harold and the months; or, A little boy's travels in Dreamland

Alfred Cooper Fryer - 1881 - 215 pages
...What the birds and winds are singing In your sunny atmosphere. " For what are all our contrivings, And the wisdom of our books, When compared with your...For ye are living poems, And all the rest are dead ! " The North Wind observed all that was passing with his keen bright eyes. He was glad to see the...
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Old favourites from the elder poets, with a few newer friends, a selection ...

Old favourites, Matilda Sharpe - 1881 - 393 pages
...What the birds and the winds are singing In your sunny atmosphere. For what are all our contrivings, And the wisdom of our books, When compared with your...For ye are living poems, And all the rest are dead There are things of which I may not speak, There are dreams that cannot die ; There are thoughts that...
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Unity Pulpit, Volume 3

Sermons, American - 1881
...is the kingdom of heaven " ! And who else has paid the children so golden a tribute as this? — " Ye are better than all the ballads That ever were...For ye are living poems, And all the rest are dead." How could they help loving him who has made himself so truly the children's poet 1 What home can ever...
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The Longfellow birthday-book, arranged by C.F. Bates. Cambr. ed

Henry Wadsworth [extracts] Longfellow - Birthday books - 1881 - 288 pages
...children ! For I hear you at your play, And the questions that perplexed me Have vanished quite away. Ye are better than all the ballads That ever were...For ye are living poems, And all the rest are dead. CHUDEEN Germain de St. Foix, 17o3. FEBEUAEY 26. FJD Arago, 1786; Yictor Hugo, 18o2. If there be a sympathy...
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The Longfellow birthday-book, arranged by C.F. Bates

Henry Wadsworth [extracts] Longfellow - 1881 - 398 pages
...children ! For I hear you at your play, And the questions that perplexed me Have vanished quite away. Ye are better than all the ballads That ever were sung or said ; For ye are living poems, FEBRUAEY 25. Germain de St. Foix, 1703. FEBEUAEY 26. F. j. D. Arago, 1786; Victor Hugo, 1802. 6l If...
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The baptist Magazine

1881
...contriviiigs", and the wisdom of our books, Compared with your caresses, and the gladness of your looks 'I Ye are better than all the ballads that ever were sung or said ; For ye are the living poems, and all the rest are dead." Some of your living poems are peculiar metre, and rather...
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Unity Pulpit, Boston: Sermons ...

Minot Judson Savage - Sermons, American - 1881
...is the kingdom of heaven " ! And who else has paid the children so golden a tribute as this? — " Ye are better than all the ballads That e,ver were sung or said ; For yt are living poems, And all the rest are dead." How could they help loving him who has made himself...
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St. Nicholas, Conducted by M.M. Dodge, Volume 9

Saint-Nicholas - 1882
...What the birds and the winds are singing In your sunny atmosphere. " For what are all our contrivings, And the wisdom of our books. When compared with your...ever were sung or said ; For ye are living poems, And alt the rest are dead." ТНК WESTERN ENTRANCE OF LONGFELLOW'S HOUSE. (FROM THE PIAZZA THERE IS A...
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Snow Dreams, Or, Funny Fancies for Little Folks

Jessie Margaret Edmondston Saxby - Children's stories - 1882 - 111 pages
...COMPANY EDINBURGH : I'RINTED BY M*FARLANE AND ERSKINE, ST JAMES SQUARE. JBrbtcateli The Bairns. ' Ve are better than all the ballads That ever were sung...ye are living poems, And all the rest are dead.''' CONTENTS. THE NORTH WIND AND THE SNOW, . .... 9 IL A STORY OF KING CHRISTMAS, 13 IIL CHRISTMAS HERALDS....
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