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" Ligeia! Ligeia! My beautiful one! Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, O! is it thy will On the breezes to toss? Or, capriciously still, Like the lone Albatross, Incumbent on night (As she on the air) To keep watch with delight On the harmony there? "
Phoenixiana: Or Sketches and Burlesques - Page 91
by George Horatio Derby - 1903 - 332 pages
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The Complete Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe - 1895 - 353 pages
...true love caresses — Oh, leave them apart ! They are light on the tresses, But lead on the heart. Ligeia ! Ligeia ! My beautiful one ! Whose harshest...breezes to toss ? Or, capriciously still Like the lone albatross.1 Incumbent on night (As she on the air) To keep watch with delight On the harmony there....
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The Mind and Art of Poe's Poetry

John Phelps Fruit - 1899 - 144 pages
...tresses, But lead on the heart." Next, she calls upon the harmony of Nature personified in Ligeia, — " Ligeia ! Ligeia My beautiful one ! Whose harshest...still, Like the lone albatross, Incumbent on night "Ligeia! wherever Thy image may be, No magic shall sever Thy music from thee. Thou hast bound many...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe: With Memoir

Edgar Allan Poe, John Henry Ingram - 1902 - 256 pages
...true love caresses — Oh! leave them apart: They are light on the tresses, But lead on the heart. "Ligeia! Ligeia! My beautiful one! Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, O! is it thy will On the breezes to toss? Or, capriciously still, Like the lone Albatross, Incumbent...
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The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volumes 6-7

Edgar Allan Poe - 1902
...on the heart. Ligeia ! Ligeia ! / ic My beautiful one ! Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, O ! is it thy will On the breezes to toss ? Or, capriciously still, 1 Like the lone Albatross, Incumbent on night (As she on the air) To keep watch with delight On the...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe - American poetry - 1902 - 288 pages
...true love caresses — O ! leave them apart ! They are light on the tresses, But lead on the heart. Ligeia ! Ligeia ! My beautiful one ! Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, O ! is it thy will On the breezes to toss ? Or, capriciously still, JLike the lone Albatross, Incumbent...
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A Reader's History of American Literature

Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Walcott Boynton - American literature - 1903 - 327 pages
...his tones had been softening to a finer melody than at first, and when he came to the verses : — " Ligeia ! Ligeia ! My beautiful one ! Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, Oh ! is it thy will Oil the breezes to toss? Or capriciously still, Like the lone albatross, Incumbent on night (As she...
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Life of Edgar Allan Poe ..., Volume 1

James A. Harrison - 1903 - 455 pages
...! My beautiful one, Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, •S'uv, '* lf thy will On the breexes to toss, Or, capriciously still, Like the lone Albatross, Incumbent on night, At she on the air, To keep watch with delight On the harmony there f which we shall presently make...
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Poets of the South: A Series of Biographical and Critical Studies with ...

Franklin Verzelius Newton Painter - 1903 - 237 pages
...ideal. As illustrative of his musical rhythm, the following lines from Al Aaraaf may be given : — " Ligeia ! Ligeia ! My beautiful one! Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, O ! is it thy will On the breezes to toss ? Or, capriciously still, Like the lone Albatross, Incumbent...
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The Outlook, Volume 76

1904
...been softening to a finer melody than at first, and when he came to the verses : " I.egeia ! Legeia! My beautiful one ! Whose harshest idea Will to melody...it thy will On the breezes to toss? Or capriciously stili, Like the lone albatross, Incumbent on night (As she on tha air), To keep watch with delight...
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The Chief American Poets: Selected Poems by Bryant, Poe, Emerson, Longfellow ...

Curtis Hidden Page - American literature - 1905 - 713 pages
...But lead on the heart. Ligeia! Ligeia! My beautiful one 1 Whose harshest idea Will to melody run, O! is it thy will On the breezes to toss ? Or, capriciously still, Like the lone Albatross, 40 Incumbent on night (As she on the air) To keep watch with delight On the harmony there ? Ligeia!...
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