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Or disregard our follies, or that fit
His high endeavour, and his glad success,
ARGUMENT OF THE SIXTH BOOK.
Bells at a distance. Their effe&. A fine noon in
winter.--A sheltered walk.-Meditation better than books. -Our familiarity with the course of nature makes it appear less wonderful than it is.The transformation that spring effects in a shrubbery described.-d mistake concerning the course of nature corrected, --God maintains it by an unremitted act.—The amusements fashionable at this hour of the day reproved.- Animals happy, a delightful fight.- Origin of cruelty to animals.—That it is a great crime proved from scripture.—That proof illustrated by a tale.--A line drawn between the lawful and unlawful deftrudion of them.Their good and useful properties infifted on.Apology for the encomiums bestowed by the author on animals.
Instances of man's extravagant praise of man. -The groans of the creation Mall have an end. A view taken of the restoration of all things. -An invocation and an invitation of him who Mall bring it to pass.—The retired man vindicated from the charge of uselesness.- Conclufion.
THE WINTER WALK AT NOON.
THERE is in fouls a sympathy with sounds;