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" O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted... "
Punch - Page 248
edited by - 1892
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1856
...coping-stone had tumbled after ; And through the ragged roof the sky shone, barr'd With naked beam and rafter. O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted ! The flower grew wild and rankly as the weed, Roses with thistles struggled for espial,1 And vagrant...
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Poems

Thomas Hood - 1857 - 388 pages
...coping-stone had tumbled after ; And through the ragged roof the sky shone, barr'd With naked beam and rafter. O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is Haunted ! The flow'r grew wild and rankly as the weed, Roses with thistles struggled for espial, And vagrant...
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The Forsters, Volume 2

Marguerite A. Power - 1857
...something of the even composure of her spirits. CHAPTER XXIII. ' O'er all there hung the shadow of a fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted." HOoD. .DARKER and heavier the gloom fell over Marchmont. Autumn succeeded to summer, but a deeper shadow...
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Life and its realities, Volume 1; Volume 245

Lady Henrietta Georgiana Marcia CHATTERTON - 1857
...hardly veiled the tapestry at all, Or portrait frowning grimly. " O'er all there hung the shadow of a fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the air, ' The place is haunted !' " And with the trembling curiosity of childhood, she had once visited...
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Emerson's Magazine and Putnam's Monthly, Volume 4

1857
...uniier some prodigious ban Of excommunication. O'er all tlipre hunj; a shadow and a fear ; А Бспае of mystery the spirit daunted, And said as plain as whisper in the car, The. place is haunted I Yet the sunshine casts its rays into the old building, as it must, were...
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Lilian's Golden Hours

Eliza Meteyard - 1858
...it had been built, it seemed to become, as though suddenly, more desolate and hastening to decay. " O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted." But, unalarmed by those silly suspicions, Mr. Wye took very practical steps for Phoebe's safety. The...
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The Eagle: A Magazine, Volume 18

1895
...while the horror of the place keeps growing, till one almost dreads the ever-recurring refrain — "O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear, A sense...mystery the spirit daunted, And said as plain as whisper to the ear, The place is Haunted." The Elm-tree is a poem on similar lines, but it is not nearly so...
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ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM

S.G. GOODRICH - 1859
...No hand or foot within the precinct came To rectify or ravage. "For over all there hung a cloud of fear ; A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper in the ear, ' The house is haunted !' " The centipede along the threshold crept ; The cobweb hung across in mazy tangle,...
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Sermons, A Plea for Class-Meetings

Rev. William Morley Punshon - 1860
...stair, apparitions met the straining eye-ball upon every landing— " For over all there hung a cloud of fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said,...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted I" and he retired affrighted, with the big, cold drops upon his brow, and it must be a powerful motive...
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THE BRITISH POETS,

1861
...coping-stone had tumbled after ; And through the ragged roof the sky shone, barr'd With naked beam and rafter. O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is Haunted ! But gay or gloomy, steadfast or infirm, No heart was tliere to heed the hour's duration; All times...
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