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" Now the bright morning star, day's harbinger, Comes dancing from the east, and leads with her The flowery May, who from her green lap throws The yellow cowslip, and the pale primrose. Hail, bounteous May, that dost inspire Mirth and youth and warm desire... "
A Book of Seventeenth Century Lyrics - Page 21
edited by - 1899 - 314 pages
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Spirit of the English Magazines

1829 - 512 pages
...no month the beauties of which have been so much celebrated ; and Milton has the following beautiful song on May morning : — Now the bright morning star,...day's harbinger, Comes dancing from the East, and Uadj with her 11 ATHENEUM, vol.. 2, 3d scries. The flowery Hay, who from her green lap throws The yellow...
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Flora Historica: Or, The Three Seasons of the British Parterre ..., Volume 1

Henry Phillips - 1829 - 398 pages
...When fragrant orchards to the roseate morn Unfold their bloom, in heaven's own colours dyed. MlCILE. The flowery May, who from her green lap throws The yellow Cowslip and the pale Primrose. MILTON. This is the time when the village children remind us of the ancient games of Flora— Now let...
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A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 9

Thomas Curtis - 1829 - 822 pages
...them to dispose of. /d. Day's harbinger Comes dancing from the East, and leads with her Theyfcioery May, who from her green lap throws The yellow cowslip and the pale primrose. Id. The nomination of persons to those places being so prime and inseparable * flouer of his crown,...
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The New Year's Gift and Juvenile Souvenir

1835 - 272 pages
...flowers — here was an inexhaustible fund of enjoyment! She hailed with joy " The flowery May, that from her green lap throws The yellow cowslip, and the pale primrose." Emmeline kept a journal of the discoveries she made, from the early lesser celandine, which spangles...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1830 - 878 pages
...their hands combine ; And Love his sweet contagion breathes, And laughing dances round thy shrine. Song- on May Morning. Now the bright morning star,...harbinger, Comes dancing from the east, and leads witli her The flowery May, who from her green lap throws The yellow cowslip, and the pale primrose....
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Bertha's Visit to Her Uncle in England, Volume 3

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand) - 1830 - 266 pages
...in May : ' For ever then I led the constant year' is therefore quite in character for ' The flow'ry May, who from her green lap throws The yellow cowslip, and the pale primrose.' " This was a terrific task, and occupied me great part of the morning. At last, when it was finished,...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

1831 - 478 pages
...of Gloucester, on the 22nd of July, 1816. St. George, St. Andrew, St. Patrick, and St. David. MA Y. Now the bright morning star, day's harbinger, Comes...pale primrose. Hail, bounteous May! that dost inspire Mirth, and youth, and warm desire ; Woods and groves are of thy dressing. Hill and dale both boast...
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The American National Preacher, Volumes 27-30

1853 - 1142 pages
...the life of Art. Nature in this sweet season is like a musician performing some delightful prelude. " Now the bright morning star, day's harbinger, comes...from the East, and leads with her the flowery May." It was then a proper season for the nations to go a Maying. In treating this subject, 1 remark, I....
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - 1832 - 1022 pages
...strain. These pleasures. Melancholy, give, And I with thee will choose to live. SOXG ON MA Y MORNIXG. Now the bright morning star, day's harbinger, Comes...pale primrose. Hail, bounteous May, that dost inspire Mirth and youth and warm desire; Woods and groves are of thy dressing, Hill and dale doth boast thy...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - 1832 - 548 pages
...itself in the world. Temple. Now the bright Mormng-starV day's harbinger, Comes dancing from the cast, and leads with her The flowery May, who from her green...pale primrose* Hail, bounteous May, that dost inspire Mirth, and yooth, and warm desire ; Woods and groves are of tby dressing, Hill and dale, doth hoast...
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