Suche Bilder Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive Mehr »
Anmelden
Books Bücher
" I SHALL not ask Jean Jacques Rousseau,* If birds confabulate or no ; 'Tis clear, that they were always able To hold discourse, at least in fable ; And e'en the child, who knows no better Than to interpret by the letter, A story of a cock and bull, Must... "
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ... - Seite 292
herausgegeben von
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The world's wit and humor: an encyclopedia of the classic wit and ..., Band 7

Lionel Strachey - 1905
...daylight or candlelight, Eyes should be shut! Pairing-Time Anticipated I SHALL not ask Jean Jaques Rousseau If birds confabulate or no; 'Tis clear that...always able To hold discourse, at least in fable; 'And e'en the child who knows no better Than to interpret by the letter, A story of a cock and bull, Must...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1905 - 672 Seiten
...PAIRING TIME ANTICIPATED A FABLE [Written (?). Published 1795.] I SHALL not ask Jean Jacques Rousseau1, If birds confabulate or no ; 'Tis clear that they...always able To hold discourse, at least, in fable ; And ev'n the child who knows no better, Than to interpret by the letter, A stoiy of a cock and bull, Must...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Temple Bar, Band 10

1864
...instruction to mankind, and are quite content with Cowper's explanation of the matter : " 'Tis plain that they were always able To hold discourse, at least in fable." The pastoral was a medium of describing rural scenery and enjoyment. Love of the country is congenial...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Handy-book of Literary Curiosities

William S. Walsh - 1909 - 1104 Seiten
...flutes and fiddles. Of idle tales and foolish riddles. One of Cowper's fables commences as follows : I shall not ask Jean Jacques Rousseau If birds confabulate or no ; "1'is clear that they were always able To hold discourse at least in /able. And ev'n the child who...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Music of the Wild: With Reproductions of the Performers, Their Instruments ...

Gene Stratton-Porter - 1910 - 426 Seiten
..."dig64 WHAT DOES HE SAY 5 "/ shall not ask Jean Jacques Rousseau If birds confabulate or no. 'T is clear that they were always able To hold discourse — at least in fable." — Cowper. nity" and "defiance" to portray my conception of a hawk's facial expression, and that is...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Book of Humorous Verse

1920 - 962 Seiten
...him, Since ye hear his falser play, And that he's Venus' runaway. Ben Jonson. PARING-TIME ANTICIPATED I SHALL not ask Jean Jacques Rousseau If birds confabulate...always able To hold discourse, at least in fable; And e'en the child who knows no better Than to interpret, by the letter, A story of a cock and bull, Must...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Poetical Works of William Cowper: With a Memoir, Band 1

William Cowper - 1854
...what it may) I wish it all fulfillU PAIRING TIME ANTICIPATED. A FABLE. I SHALL not ask Jean Jaques Rousseau * If birds confabulate or no ; 'Tis clear,...always able To hold discourse, at least in fable ; And e'en the child who knows no better Than to interpret, by the letter, A story of a cock and bull, Must...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Library of Poetry and Song, Band 2

William Cullen Bryant - 1925 - 1100 Seiten
...WORDSWORTH. ANIMATE NATURE. I shall not ask Jean Jaques Rousseau If birds confabulate or no. 'T is clear that they were always able To hold discourse — at least in fable. Pairing Time Anticipated. CowPER. Rise with the lark, and with the lark to bed. The Village Curate....
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

A History of Augustan Fable

Mark Loveridge - 1998 - 280 Seiten
...Cowper's charming subtranslational joke at the start of his fable 'Pairing Time Anticipated' (1792): I shall not ask Jean Jacques Rousseau If Birds confabulate...were always able To hold discourse at least in fable. (Cowper 1980-95: 3, 51) 'This term [fable] originally referred to the stories whose task it was to...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

Once Again, La Fontaine: Sixty More Fables

La Fontaine - 2000 - 218 Seiten
...they were only vehicles of deception (animals don't talk and reason!): I shall not ask Jean-Jacques Rousseau If birds confabulate or no. Tis clear, that...always able To hold discourse, at least in fable; And e'en a child who knows no better Than to interpret, by the letter, A story of a cock and bull, Must...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch




  1. Meine Mediathek
  2. Hilfe
  3. Erweiterte Buchsuche
  4. EPUB herunterladen
  5. PDF herunterladen