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" 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 140
by William Collins - 1804
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The Gem book of poesie, by the author of 'The ancient poets and poetry of ...

Gem book - 1846 - 160 pages
...beguiled ; A solemn, strange, and mingled air ; Twas sad by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O HOFE! 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...
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The Art of Elocution: Or, Logical and Musical Reading and Declamation. With ...

George Vandenhoff - Elocution - 1847 - 383 pages
...joyous ; in rather a high pitch of voice, but at the same time sweet and flowing. & alia, eon spirtto. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy...pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! legatfi. Still would her touch the strain prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd...
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Orthophony; Or, The Cultivation of the Voice, in Elocution: A Manual of ...

Elocution - 1847 - 300 pages
...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 whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail. Still would her touch the...
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The Art of Elocution: Or, Logical and Musical Reading and Declamation. With ...

George Vandenhoff - Elocution - 1847 - 383 pages
...rather a high pitch of voice, but at the same time sweet and flowing. 81 alio, eon ifMto. Mark the tram- But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure 1 Still it whisper'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Ugatn. Still...
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Poetical Works of William Collins: With Life of the Author

William Collins - 1848 - 144 pages
...By the united powers of imageiy and harmony, that delightful being is exhibited with all the charma and graces that pleasure and fancy have appropriated...What was thy delighted measure ! Still it whisper'd prom:s'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the strain prolong,...
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The reciter's companion; comprising the most popular recitations, comic ...

Reciter - 1848
...eyes so fair, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo still through all the song; And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail! Still would her touch the strain prolong ; And, where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive voice was heard at every close ; And Hope enchanted...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...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 whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the...
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A Grammar of the English Language: For the Use of Schools

William Harvey Wells - English language - 1848 - 220 pages
...more intervening words ; as, " Oh ! my offence is rank, it smells to heaven ! " — Shalcspeare. " But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, — What was thy delighted measure 1" — Collins. The following characters are also employed in Composition : — 256. The parenthesis...
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Lessons in Enunciation: Comprising a Course of Elementary Exercises, and a ...

William Russell - 1848
...By the struggling moonbeam's misty light, And the lantern dimly burning.' High Notes. ' 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...
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The Hemans Reader for Female Schools: Containing Extracts in Prose and Poetry

Timothy Stone Pinneo - Readers - 1847 - 480 pages
...the stormy water, And I'll forgive your Highland chief, My daughter ! oh, my daughter !" But thou, Oh 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...
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