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ARGUMENT OF THE SIXTH BOOK.
Bells at a distance. --Their effect. A fine noon in win
ter.– 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 prubbery described. — A mistake concerning the course of nature correćted.—God maintains it by an unremitted azt. -- The amusements fashionable at this hour of the day reproved.- Animals happy, a delightful sight. 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 destruction 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 shall have an end.--A view taken of the restoration of all things. An invocation and an invitation of him who shall bring it to pass.--The retired man vindicated from the charge of uselessness.-Concluson.
There is in souls a sympathy with sounds;
Where mem’ry slept. Wherever I have heard