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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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The Sword and the trowel; ed. by C.H. Spurgeon

London metrop. tabernacle - 1871
...windows were few and dark, there were no signs of life, all presented a scene of dreary desolation — " O'er all there hung a shadow and a fear ; A sense...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted." Inhabitants here — in this dreary haunt of excommunicated spirits ? Yes, many, although their voices...
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The Watch Tower: Vol. 1 No. 1, Volume 1, Issue 1

380 pages
...look'd so gloomy as that ghostly hall, With its deserted portal. " For over all there hung a cloud of fear — A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And...plain as whisper in the ear, The place is haunted ! " "But perhaps, of all rhymed poems, Hood's " Bridge of Sighs" is the most ingenious and remarkable,...
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The Fortnightly Review, Volume 4; Volume 6

England - 1866 - 28 pages
...decay, they were more gloomily " uncanny " than the blackest morass on Dartmoor :— " O'er all thoro hung a shadow and a fear, A sense of mystery the spirit...whisper in the ear— ' The place is haunted.' " After all, whatever may have been the iniquity of "ce monstrc Pitt" in confining his victims under...
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Nimmo's popular tales, by eminent authors, Volume 3

William P. Nimmo - 1866
...substitutes of so awful and mysterious a power ! HG BELL. CHAPTEE L " 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 ! " Hooix. " BUT if the house is so comfortable, and suits you so well, why are you leaving it ?" I...
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The Christian world magazine (and family visitor)., Volume 18

1882
...pictures, cabinets of ancient date, And earvings gilt and burnish'd. ' And 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 ! ' Was that what you heard at your Guildford entertainment ? " " Yes, that was it — and a great...
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Festival of Song: A Series of Evenings with the Poets

Frederick Saunders - American poetry - 1866 - 376 pages
...turned, and up its slender thread Ran with a nimble terror. *' * * 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 ear, Prophetic hints that tilled the soul with dread, But through one gloomy entrance pointing mostly, The...
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OUTLINES OF ENGLISH LITERATURE

THOMAS B. SHAW, B.A. - 1866
...because the imagination of man is more powerful than art itself :— " Over all there hung.a cloud of fear, A sense of mystery the .spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper to the ear, The place is haunted." A great defect of Anne RadclinVs fictions is not their tediousness...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood: With a Memoir, Volume 1

Thomas Hood - 1867
...coping-stone had tumbled after ; And through the ragged roof the sky shone, barrM 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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Mount Royal Popular Tales: A Series of Interesting and Amusing ..., Volumes 1-2

Short stories - 1867
...substitutes of so awful and mysterious a power I HG BELL. CHAPTER L " 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 ! " Hoon. " Bur if the house is so comfortable, and suits you so well, why are you leaving it ?" I...
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A Complete Manual of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - American literature - 1867 - 540 pages
...because the imagination of man is more powerful that art itself: — " Over all there hung a cloud of fear, A sense of mystery the spirit daunted, And said, as plain as whisper to the ear, The place is haunted." The great defect of Ann Radcliffe's fictions is not their tediousness...
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