Cerca Imatges Maps YouTube Notícies Gmail Drive Calendar Més »
Inicia la sessió
Llibres Llibres
" If Candlemas Day be fair and bright, Winter will have another flight ; But if Candlemas Day be clouds and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again. "
Medii Aevi Kalendarium: Or Dates, Charters, and Customs of the Middle Ages ... - Pàgina 139
per Robert Thomas Hampson - 1841
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

Researches about Atmospheric Phaenomena

Thomas Forster - 1823 - 448 pàgines
...they'll come down by the rills. Winter's thunder, and summer's flood, Never boded Englishman good. If Candlemas Day be fair and bright, Winter will have another flight : If on Candlemas Day it be shower and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again. If St. Paul's...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...metrical proverb, frequently quoted in Poor Robin's, Moore's, and other Almanacks, reminds us : — If Candlemas Day be fair and bright, Winter will have...and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again. This adage seems, in part, to be a free translation of the prophetic ancient verses quoted yesterday...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The Every Day Book, Or, A Guide to the Year: Describing the Popular ..., Volum 1

William Hone - 1826
...port: " If Candlemaa-day be fair and bright, Winter will have another flight ; But if Candlemas-day 2 The next old saw is nearer the truth than either of the preceding: '• When Candlerms-clay is come...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The pocket encyclopædia of natural phenomena, compiled principally from the ...

Thomas Furly Forster - 1827 - 80 pàgines
...proverbs related in the subsequent part of this work. We have all heard from our infancy the adage, " If Candlemas day be fair and bright, Winter will have another flight;" and I find by examining journals that this is generally correct. Candlemas eve, being recorded, during...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the ..., Volum 1

1833
...another of these irrational inferences from the weather of one day to that of a distant period : 1 If Candlemas day be fair and bright, Winter will have...and rain, Winter is gone and will not come again.' A few of these notions are still prevalent in remote districts. Mrs. Grant, in her account of the superstitions...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The Imperial Magazine

1834
...day be bright and cleare, It doih betide a happy yeare," &c. And the other on Candlemas day : — " If Candlemas day be fair and bright. Winter will have another flight : Bat if Candlemas day be cloud! and rain, Winter le gone, and will not come again." We cannot for...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calandar of Popular ...

William Hone - 1835
...port: " If Candlemas-day be fair and bright, Winter will have another flight ; But if Candlemas-day be clouds and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again." The next old saw is nearer the truth than either of the preceding: " When Candleims-day is come and...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

Peter Parley's Almanac for Old and Young

1836
...following lines ; If Candlemas-day be fair and bright Winter will have another flight, But if Candlemas-day be clouds and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again. FEBRUARY 14,— St. Valentine's day. Of this Saint little is known, except that he was a priest of...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of ..., Volum 1

William Hone - 1837
...port: " If Candlemas-day be fair and bright. Winter will have another flight ; But if Candlemas-day be clouds and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again." The next old saw is nearer the truth than either of the preceding: " When Candlemis-day is come and...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre

Transactions of the Natural History Society of Northumberland ..., Volum 3

Natural History Society of Northumberland, Durham, and Newcastle-upon-Tyne - 1870
...glacies post festum qtiam ante fuit." Which is popularised in the not uncommon English lines : — " If Candlemas Day be fair and bright, Winter will have another flight ; But if Candlemas Day brings clouds and rain, Winter is gone, and will not come again." Candlemas Day, 1867, was remarkably...
Visualització completa - Sobre aquest llibre




  1. La meva col·lecció
  2. Ajuda
  3. Cerca avançada de llibres
  4. Baixeu EPUB
  5. Descarrega PDF