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" Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon ; Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory,... "
What men have said about woman. Compiled by H. Southgate - Page 88
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John Keats

Walter Jackson Bate - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 780 pages
...Madeline but, as she kneels to pray, also serves to shake once again Porphyro's single-mindedness: Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And...silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory . . . . . . Porphyro grew faint: She knelt, so pure a thing, so free from mortal taint. Now and in...
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Make the Most of Your Mind

Tony Buzan - Psychology - 1984 - 157 pages
...used for his example a couplet from the "Eve of St. Agnes," a poem by the English poet John Keats: For on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast. Taking the emotion and poetry from these lines, Thouless ended up with the fairly bare and singularly...
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A Choice of Poets: An Anthology of Poets from Wordsworth to the Present Day

Ronald Proctor Hewett - English Poetry - 1987 - 318 pages
...twilight saints, and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens and kings. XXV Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, 20 As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon; Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And...
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Pictures of Romance: Form Against Context in Painting and Literature

Wendy Steiner - Art - 1988 - 218 pages
...Catholicism blend in this glass through which the pallid "wintry moon" of enthralling romance shone down And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As...splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for heaven. (1l.218-24) Here Madeline becomes Agnes decked in Christ's favors. She is also the reflection of romance....
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...came like a full-blown rose, (1. 136) 9 A poor, weak, palsy-stricken, churchyard thing, (1. 155) 10 e, though genius (1. 17-18) 11 As though a rose should shut, and be a bud again. (1. 243) 12 Noiseless as fear in a...
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The Works of John Keats: With an Introduction and Bibliography

John Keats - Poetry - 1994 - 491 pages
...blood of queens and kings. xxv Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules15 on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for heaven's...her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory,16 like a saint: She seem'da splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for heaven: - Porphyro...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...twilight saints, and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens and kings. 25 Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...boon; Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, 220 And on her silver cross soft amethyst. And on her hair a glory, like a saint: She seem'da splendid...
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Selected Poems and Letters of Keats

John Keats, Robert Gittings - English letters - 1995 - 301 pages
...twilight saints, and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens and kings. XXV Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon; 220 Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her...
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John Keats and the Loss of Romantic Innocence, Volume 107

Keith D. White - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 194 pages
..."threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast." She is, therefore, in an illusionary moonlit bower where, "As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon; /...together prest, / And on her silver cross soft amethyst, ..." (25). The "pleasant smotherings" continue in stanza 27: Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly...
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Reading The Eve of St.Agnes: The Multiples of Complex Literary Transaction

Jack Stillinger - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 200 pages
...twilight saints, and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens and kings. XXV. Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon; 220 Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her...
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