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" A thousand wings, by turns, blow back the hair; And thrice they twitched the diamond in her ear: Thrice she looked back, and thrice the foe drew near. Just in that instant, anxious Ariel .sought The close recesses of the Virgin's thought: As, on the nosegay... "
The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science, Philosophy ... - Page 9076
by Harry Thurston Peck - 1901
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A Manual of English Literature, Historical and Critical: With an Appendix on ...

Thomas Arnold - English literature - 1876 - 549 pages
...The close recesses of the virgin's thought, As, on the nosegay in her breast reclined, He watched the ideas rising in her mind ; Sudden he viewed, in spite...heart. Amazed, confused, he found his power expired, Resigned to fate, and with a sigh retired. The peer now spreads the glittering forfex wide, To enclose...
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Chaucer to Burns

Rossiter Johnson - English poetry - 1876
...As on the nosegay in her breast reclin'd, He watch'd th' ideas rising in her mind, Sudden he view'd, ng, seconded Upon her husband ; saw iheir Amaz'd, confus'd, he found his power expir'd, Resign'd to fate, and with a sigh retir'd. The peer now...
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Chambers's national reading-books, Book 6

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1877
...close recesses of the virgin's thought; 140 As on the nosegay in her breast reclined, He watched the ideas rising in her mind, Sudden he viewed, in spite...heart. Amazed, confused, he found his power expired, 145 Kesigned to fate, and with a sigh retired. The Peer now spreads the glittering forfex wide, To...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 143

English literature - 1877
...The close recesses of the virgin's thought : As on the nosegay in her breast reclined He watched the ideas rising in her mind, Sudden he viewed, in spite...heart ; Amazed, confused, he found his power expired, Resigned to fate, and with a sigh retired.' The inventive turn of his satire exhibits itself in the...
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A History of English Literature: In a Series of Biographical Sketches

William Francis Collier - American literature - 1877 - 549 pages
...thought : As on the nosegay in her breast reclined, He watched the ideas rising in her mind, Kudden he viewed, in spite of all her art, An earthly lover...heart. Amazed, confused, he found his power expired, Resigned to fate, and with a sigh retired. The peer now spreads the glittering forfex wide To enclose...
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An Introduction to the Study of English Literature;: Comprising ...

Henry Noble Day - English literature - 1877 - 539 pages
...As on the nosegay in her breast recliu'd, He watch'd th' Ideas rising in her mind, Sudden he view'd, in spite of all her art, An earthly Lover lurking at her heart. Amaz'd, confus'd, he found his pow'r expir'd, I4• Resign'd to fate, and with a sigh retir'd. The...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1878 - 448 pages
...close recesses of the virgin's thought; 140 As on the nosegay in her breast reclined, He watched the ideas rising in her mind, Sudden he viewed, in spite...heart. Amazed, confused, he found his power expired, Resigned to fate, and with a sigh retired. The peer now spreads the glittering forfex wide, To inclose...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - 1878 - 28 pages
...The close recesses of the virgin's thought : As on the nosegay in her breast reclined, He watched the ideas rising in her mind, Sudden he viewed, in spite...heart. Amazed, confused, he found his power expired, Resigned to fate, and with a sigh retired. The peer now spreads the glittering forfes wide, T' enclose...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1878 - 772 pages
...breathe, the waving woods to move, And streams to murmur, ere I cease to love. POPE. Sudden he view'd, in spite of all her art, An earthly lover lurking at her heart. POPE. How loved, howhonour'd once, avails thee not. POPE. Now warm in love, now with'ring in thy bloom,...
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Longer English Poems: With Notes, Philological and Explanatory, and an ...

John Wesley Hales - Authors, English - 1878 - 427 pages
...the nosegay in her breast reclin'd, He watched th' Ideas rising in her mind, 430 Sudden he view'd, in spite of all her art, An earthly Lover lurking at her heart. Amaz'd, confus'd, he found his pow'r expir'd ! Resign'd to fate, and with a sigh retir'd. The Peer...
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