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" Prison WHEN Love with unconfined wings Hovers within my gates, And my divine Althea brings To whisper at the grates — When I lie tangled in her hair And fettered to her eye, The birds that wanton in the air Know no such liberty. "
Lyra Elegantiarum: A Collection of Some of the Best Specimens of Vers de ... - Page 37
edited by - 1867 - 345 pages
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Recollections of a Literary Life: Or, Books, Places and People

Mary Russell Mitford - American literature - 1852 - 558 pages
...the reader, and still more to captivate the fair. TO ALTHEA, FROM PRISON. When love, with unconflned wings, Hovers within my gates, And my divine Althea brings To whisper at my grates ; When I lie tangled in her hair, And fetter'd with her eye, The birds that wanton in the...
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic, Volume 1

Beautiful poetry - 1853
...composed by him while within the walls of his prison. His mind was free ; tyrants conld not chain that. WHEN Love, with unconfined wings, Hovers within my...When I lie tangled in her hair, And fetter'd to her eve, — The birds that wanton m the air Know no such liberty. When flowing cups run swiftly round,...
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
...note ; And all the way, to guide their chime, With falling oars they kept the time. ANDREW KARVELL. WHEN love with unconfined wings Hovers within my gates...at the grates : When I lie tangled in her hair, And fettered to her eye ; The birds that wanton in the air Know no such liberty. When flowing cups run...
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Recollections of a Literary Life, Or, Books, Places, and People, Volume 2

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1853
...of the civil wars, with much to charm the reader, and still more to captivate the fair. TO ALTHBA, FROM PRISON. When love, with unconfined wings, Hovers...my gates, And my divine Althea brings To whisper at my grates ; When I lie tangled in her hair, And fetter'd with her eye, The birds, that wanton in the...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productins of ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1853
...shall adore ; I could not love thee, dear, so much, Lov'd I not honour more. To Althea,from Priton. When love with unconfined wings Hovers within my gates, And my divine Althea brings To whisper at my grates ; When I lie tangled in her hair, And fetterM with her eye, The birds that wanton in the...
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A Compendium of English Literature, Chronologically Arranged from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1854 - 776 pages
...wretched life till 1658, when he died of consumption, induced by misery and want TO ALTHEA. Written in Prison. When love with unconfined wings Hovers within...tangled in her hair, And fetter'd to her eye; The gods that wanton in the air, Know no such liberty. • * • • • Stone walls do not a prison make,...
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Recollections of a Literary Life

Mary Russell Mitford - Authors - 1855 - 558 pages
...the reader, and still more to captivate the fair. TO ALTHEA, FROM PRISON. When love, with unconfin&d wings, Hovers within my gates, And my divine Althea brings To whisper at my grates; When I lie tangled in her hair, And fetter'd with her eye, The birds that wanton in the...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critcal Notices and An ...

Authors, English - 1855 - 749 pages
...night ; Like the sun in his early ray, But shake your head and scatter day. SONÓ. TO ALT1IE4, ГНОМ PRISON. WHEN Love, with unconfined wings, Hovers within my gates, And my divine Altura brings To whisper at my grates ; When I lie tangled in her hair, And fetter'd to her eye, —...
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Laconics: Or the Best Words of the Best Authors ...

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1856
...him a physician also, that being the science the worldlings have most need of. — Steele. DCCLXVI1. When Love with unconfined wings, Hovers within my...birds that wanton in the air Know no such liberty. * * * * Stone walls do not a prison make, Nor iron bars a cage ; Minds innocent and quiet take That...
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Laconics, Or The Best Words of the Best Authors

1856
...him a physician also, that being the science the worldlings have most need of. — Stetle. DCCLXVIl. When Love with unconfined wings, Hovers within my...birds that wanton in the air Know no such liberty. * * * * Stone walls do not a prison make, Nor iron bars a cage ; Minds innocent and quiet take That...
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