Author: Daphne Smith Giles
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Excerpt from A Collection of Scriptural and Miscellaneous Poems Thus with the year Seasons return but not to me returns Day, or the sweet approach of even or morn, Or sight of vernal bloom, or summer's rose, Or ﬂocks, or herds, or human face divine, But cloud instead, and everduring duh Surrounds me, from the cheerful Ways of men Cut Oil, and for the book of Knowledge fair Presented with a universal blank Of naturee' works. To me expunged and rated, And wisdom at one entrance quite shut out. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.