Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ! Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail... "
The poetical works of William Collins, with the comm. of Langhorne. To which ... - Page 142
by William Collins - 1804
Full view - About this book

A Hand-book of English and American Literature

Esther J. Trimble Lippincott - American literature - 1884 - 518 pages
...cheerfulness, sentiments to which this poet was perhaps the greatest stranger, are the best portrayed of all: " But thou, O Hope! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure'.' Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes, at distance, hail! Still would her touch the...
Full view - About this book

School Elocution: A Manual of Vocal Training in High Schools, Normal Schools ...

John Swett - Elocution - 1884 - 390 pages
...wilder strain. 3. And dar'st thou, then, To beard the lion in his den, The Douglas in his hall ? 4. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? 5. ANGER. Call me their traitor ! — Thou injurious tribune ! Within thine eyes sat twenty thdmand...
Full view - About this book

Red-letter Poems by English Men and Women

English poetry - 1885 - 648 pages
...sounds his grief beguiled; A solemn, strange, and mingled air, 'Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it whisper'd promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the strain prolong...
Full view - About this book

Truths illustrated by great authors [ed. by W. White].

Truths - 1885 - 560 pages
...God can add, by virtue of this living hope, dum expire spero (whilst I expire I hope). — CoHini. BUT thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whisper'd promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the strain prolong,...
Full view - About this book

The Speaker's Garland, Volume 6

Phineas Garrett - Readers - 1885
...beguiled; A solemn, strange, and mingled air ; Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, 0 Hope! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail. Still would her touch the...
Full view - About this book

New Science of Elocution: The Elements and Principles of Vocal Expression in ...

S. S. Hamill - Elocution - 1886 - 382 pages
...receiving the object of them. Collins, in his " Ode on the Passions," gives us a beautiful picture of Hope. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail. Still would her touch the...
Full view - About this book

Practical Rhetoric and Composition: A Complete and Practical Discussion of ...

Albert Newton Raub - English language - 1887 - 320 pages
...his grief beguiled ; A solemn, strange, and mingled air; 'Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild 1 " But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail! Still would her touch the...
Full view - About this book

Elocutionary Manual: The Principles of Elocution ; with Exercises and Notations

Alexander Melville Bell - Elocution - 1887 - 240 pages
...disease — 'Who peppered the highest — was surest to please. HOPE PERSONIFIED. — Collins. 4But thou — O Hope — with eyes so fair — What was thy delighted measure? — "Still — it whispered promised pleasure — And bade the lovely scenes — at distance hail ! "Still would her...
Full view - About this book

The Principles of Elocution: With Exercises and Notations for Pronunciation ...

Alexander Melville Bell - Elocution - 1887 - 240 pages
...disease — 4Who peppered the highest — was surest to please. HOPE PERSONIFIED. — Collins. 4But thou — O Hope — with eyes so fair — What was thy delighted measure? — 'Still — it whispered promised pleasure — And bade the lovely scenes — at distance hail ! 'Still would her...
Full view - About this book

A Text-book on Rhetoric: Supplementing the Development of the Science with ...

Brainerd Kellogg - English language - 1888 - 276 pages
...Vienna! Ho! matrons of Lucerne! weep, weep, and rend your hair for those who never shall return. . 3. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, what was thy delighted measure ? v-4- There rose a shout, prolonged and loud, that to the ocean seemed to say, Take her, O Bridegroom,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF