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" And blesses her with his two happy hands, How the red roses flush up in her cheeks, And the pure snow with goodly vermeil stain, Like crimson dyed in grain... "
The New Monthly Belle Assemblée - Page 82
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Three Centuries of English Poetry: Being Selections from Chaucer to Herrick

Rosaline Orme Masson - English poetry - 1876 - 391 pages
...Choristers the joyous anthems sing, That all the woods may answer, and their echo ring. Behold, whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speaks, 1 Beseems. » Suppose. 8 Nevertheless. And blesseth her with his two happy hands, How the red roses...
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Three Centuries of English Poetry: Being Selections from Chaucer to Herrick

Rosaline Orme Masson - English poetry - 1876 - 391 pages
...Choristers the joyous anthems sing, That all the woods may answer, and their echo ring. Behold, whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speaks, 1 Beseems. 8 Suppose. 3 Nevertheless. And blesseth her with his two happy hands, How the red roses...
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Among My Books: Second Series

James Russell Lowell - 1876 - 327 pages
...there is an epithet which has been much admired for its felicitous tenderness : — " Behold, whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speakes And blesseth her with his two happy hands." But the purely impersonal passion of the artist...
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Among My Books: Second Series

James Russell Lowell - 1876 - 327 pages
...there is an epithet which has been much admired for its felicitous tenderness : — " Behold, whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speakes And blesseth her with his two happy hands." But the purely impersonal passion of the artist...
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Masterpieces in English Literature: And Lessons in the English Language with ...

Homer Baxter Sprague - English literature - 1878 - 445 pages
...choristers the joyous anthem sing, That all the world may answer, and their echo ring. 13. Behold, whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest, that to her speaks, And blesseth her with his two happy hands, How the red roses flush up in her cheeks, And the pure snow,...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1878 - 772 pages
...the sky, withouten blame or blot, Through goodly mixture of complexion's dew. SPENSER. How red the roses flush up in her cheeks, And the pure snow with goodly vermil stain, Like crimson dyed in grain. SPENSER. Take heed, mine eyes, how ye do stare Henceforth...
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The Poetical Works of Edmund Spenser: The Text Carefully Revised ..., Volume 3

Edmund Spenser - 1878
...choristers the ioyous antheme sing, That all the woods may answere,and their eccho ring. Behold, whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speakes And blesseth her with his two happy hands, ass How the red roses flush up in her cheekes, And...
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Short readings from English poetry, chosen and arranged with notes by H.A. Hertz

Helen A Hertz - 1879
...choristers the joyous anthem sing, That all the woods may answer, and their echo ring. Behold whiles she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speaks, And blesseth her with his two happy hands, How the red roses flush up in her cheeks, 1 Medusa, one of the...
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The Complete Poems of Dr. Joseph Beaumont (1615-1699): Psyche, cantos XII ...

Joseph Beaumont - 1880
...outglitters, I. 43/218, 175/181. Out grain'd, f., out purpled and outgrain'd = outblushed, I. 48/57 : — 1 How the red roses flush up in her cheeks And the pure...goodly vermeil stain Like crimson dy'd in grain.' (Spenser's Epithalamium. ) Out-look, i/., out-look'd, I. 76/225; II. 24/109, 213/197. Out-pois'ning,...
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A Thousand Thoughts from Various Authors

Arthur B. Davison - English literature - 1880 - 374 pages
...generation, as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn. Addison, Spectator, No. 166. BRIDE. BEHOLD, while she before the altar stands, Hearing the holy priest that to her speaks, And blesseth her with his two happy hands, How the red roses flush up in her cheeks, And the pure snow,...
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