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" Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of tempests and the dangers of the deep, And pause at times, and feel that we are safe ; Then listen to the perilous tale again, And with an eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. "
The World: Or, First Lessons in Astronomy and Geology: In Connetion with the ... - Page 109
by Hamilton Lanphere Smith - 1848 - 324 pages
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Scenes and incidents at sea, a new selection

Scenes - Ocean travel - 1858
...A NEW SELECTION. LONDON : BURNS AND LAMBERT, 17 PORTMAN STREET, AND 63 PATERNOSTER ROW. 1858. 'Tig pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of tempests,...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. — But to hear The roaring of the raging elements, — To know all human skill, all human strength,...
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The advanced prose and poetical reader, by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1859
...In-cum'bent, adj. (L. in, cubo). A-vaiT, v. (L. ad, valeo). < Mar'i-ner, n. (L. mare). Tis PLEAsAHT by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests, and the...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements — To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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The poetical reader, with notes and questions by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1859
...periculum). A-vail', v. (7j. ad, valeo). SOUTH ET. In-cumTient, adj. (L. in, cubo). Mar'i-ner, n. (L. mare). And pause at times, and feel that we are safe ; Then...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements — To know all human skill, all human strength. Avail...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: With a Memoir of the Author, Volume 5

Robert Southey, Henry Theodore Tuckerman - 1860
...Vain now were all the seamen's homeward hopes, Vain all their skill ! — we drove before the storm. " 'Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements ; • To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF ROBERT SOUTHEY

1860
...Vain now were all the seamen's homeward hopes, Yain all their skill ! — we drove before the storm. " 'Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements ; To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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Ran Away to Sea: An Autobiography for Boys

Mayne Reid - 1860
...AUTOBIOGRAPHY FOR BOYS. BY CAPTAIN MAYNE REID, AUTiiou OF "THE DESERT HOME," "BOY HUNTERS," ETC., ETC. " 'T is pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests,...eager and suspended soul Woo terror to delight us." — SOUTHEY. BOSTON: TICKNOR AND FIELDS M DCCC LX. HARVARD UNIVERSITY LIBRARY AUTHOE'S EDITION. UNIVERSITY...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: With a Memoir of the Author, Volume 1

Robert Southey, Henry Theodore Tuckerman - English poetry - 1860
...o'er a world of wickedness Spreads its eternal canopy serene," And again, in the same poem : — " 'Tis pleasant, by the cheerful hearth, to hear Of...perilous tale again, And with an eager and suspended smil Woo terror to deUght us" In " Roderick " is a fine and characteristic image:— " Toward the troop...
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Pleasures of literature

Robert Eldridge Aris Willmott - 1860
...A voyage is read with deepest interest in winter, while the hail dashes against the window : — " 'Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests...deep, And pause at times, and feel that we are safe ; And with an eager and suspended soul. Woo terror to delight us.1' The sobs of the storm are musical...
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The poetical reader, with notes and questions by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1861
...perictflum). i In-ctim'bent, adj. (L. in, cubo). A-vail', v. (L. ad, valeo). I Mar'i-ner, n. (L. mare). And pause at times, and feel that we are safe ; Then...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements, — To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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The Progressive English reading books

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1862
...from her perils, and rose and fell on the heavy waves of the open sea. coo FEB. DANGERS OF THE DEEP. 'Tis pleasant by the cheerful hearth to hear Of tempests,...eager and suspended soul, Woo terror to delight us. But to hear The roaring of the raging elements ; To know all human skill, all human strength, Avail...
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