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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ... - Page 189
by Oskar Ludwig Bernhard Wolff - 1852 - 399 pages
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The Parlour Scrap Book

Willis Gaylord Clark - Gift books - 1836
...in quiet relief against a brilliant sky, and realizing the sublime description of the poet: — " .' As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.' " It is a remarkable coincidence, that the highest part...
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The Lady of the Manor: Being a Series of Conversations on the ..., Volume 2

Mary Martha Sherwood - Confirmation - 1835
...them his heart, his love, his griefs were given* But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven ; As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Etemal sunshine settles on its head !' " When Edmund had repeated this beautiful quotation...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...raise, And his last fault'ring aceents whisper'd praise. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorn'd the venerable place ; Truth from his...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head. ***I' And thou, sweet Poetry, thou loveliest maid, Still...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...raise, And his last fault'ring aecents whisper'd praise. At church, with meek and unaffected grace, His looks adorn'd the venerable place ; Truth from his...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head. ***** And thou, sweet Poetry, thou loveliest maid, Still...
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The life of Oliver Goldsmith, Volume 2

Sir James Prior - English literature - 1837
...the road to discover the origin of perhaps the sublimest simile that English poetry can boast. — ' As some tall cliff' that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.' ' Ut altus Olympi Vertex, qui spatio ventos hiemesque...
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A Third Book for Reading and Spelling: With Simple Rules and Instructions ...

Samuel Worcester - 1837
...them his heart, his love, his griefs, were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven. 9 As some tall cliff, that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head. ERRORS. The principal errors to which the scholar is...
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The Life of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: From a Variety of Original Sources

Sir James Prior - Authors, English - 1837
...of the road to discover the origin of perhaps the sublimest simile that English poetry can boast. ' As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.' ' Ut altus Olympi Vertex, qui spatio ventos hiemesque...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of ..., Volume 2

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1837
...them his heart, his love, his griefs were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head. f Beside yon straggling fence that skirts the way, With...
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The Life of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.: From a Variety of Original Sources

Sir James Prior - Authors, English - 1837
...of the road to discover the origin of perhaps the sublimest simile that English poetry can boast. ' As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head.' ' Ut altus Olympi Vertex, qui spatio ventos hiemesque...
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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in Heaven. As some tall cliff that lifts its awful form, Swells...storm, Though round its breast the rolling clouds are spread, Eternal sunshine settles on its head. F2 THE DEATH OF MARMION. WITH fruitless labour, Clara...
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