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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, like... "
Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ... - Page 239
by Leigh Hunt - 1851 - 255 pages
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...twilight saints, with dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blushed with blood of queens and kings. Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seemed a splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for lieaveu : — Soon, trembling in her soft and...
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The Spirit of the Age, Or, Contemporary Portraits, Volume 1

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1825 - 408 pages
...twilight saints and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens and kings. " Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...Save wings, for heaven : — Porphyro grew faint: She knelt, so pure a thing, so free from mortal taint. " Anon his heart revives : her vespers done,...
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The spirit of the age; or, Contemporary portraits

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1825
...twilight saints and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd With blood of queen» anri kings. "Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And...amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She secm'da splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for heaven : — Porphyro grew faint : She knelt,...
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The Spirit of the Age: Or, Contemporary Portraits, Volumes 1-2

William Hazlitt - English literature - 1825
...twilight saints and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blushM with blood of queens »n<i kings. "Fall on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory, hke a saint : She sccrn'da splendid angel, newly drcst, Save wings, for heaven : — Porphyro grew...
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The Spirit of the Age: Or, Contemporary Portraits ...

William Hazlitt - 1902 - 424 pages
...on her hands, together prest, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, u 290 THE SPIRIT OF THE AGfc. And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seem'da...drest, Save wings, for heaven : — Porphyro grew faint : She knelt, so pure a thing, so free from mortal taint. " Anon his heart revives : her vespers done,...
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The every-day book, or, The guide to the year, Volume 2

William Hone - 1825 - 851 pages
...twilight saints, with dim emblazonings, A shielded 'scutcheon blush M with blood of queens and king]. ch this tree was sought after by the credulous ; and,...Jnot an uncommon walnut, queen Anne, king James, fur Heaven's grace and boon; Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And on her si] ver cross...
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The Every Day Book, Or, A Guide to the Year: Describing the ..., Volume 1

William Hone - Days - 1826
...twilight saints, with dim emblazonings, A shielded 'scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens and Wivs Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for Heaven : — • • Her vespers done Of all its wreathed pearls her hair she frees ; Unclasps her warmedjewels...
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Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - Authors - 1828 - 513 pages
...twilight saints, and dim emblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens end kings. " Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon ; Rose bloom fell on her hands, together press'd, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her...
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Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - Authors - 1828 - 440 pages
...twilight saints, and dim umblazonings, A shielded scutcheon blush'd with blood of queens end kings. " Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw...breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon ; Rose bloom fell on her hands, together press'd, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her...
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A Ramble Among the Musicians of Germany: Giving Some Account of the Operas ...

Edward Holmes - Music - 1828 - 286 pages
...exquisitely pictured the effect in the girl who has knelt " to ask Heaven's grace and boon," " Rose bloom fell on her hands together prest, And on her silver...soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory like a saint." A Gothic cathedral is to the little children in a city like a venerable kind of elderly acquaintance;...
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