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" Through a long absence, have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye: But oft, in lonely rooms, and 'mid the din Of towns and cities, I have owed to them In hours of weariness, sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart;... "
The Poetics of Disappointment: Wordsworth to Ashbery - Page 38
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Blackwood's Magazine

1848
...been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye ; But oft in lonely rooms, and mid the din Of towers and cities, I have owed to them, In hours of weariness,...sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart." In many such hours I have refreshed my memory by recurring also to such books of tourists...
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The Miscellaneous Poems of William Wordsworth, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1820
...absent long, These forms of beauty have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye : But oft, in lonely rooms, and 'mid the din Of towns and cities,...even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration : — feelings too Of unremembered pleasure : such, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial influence...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...long, These forms of beauty have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye : I'.nl oft, in lonely rooms, and mid the din Of towns and cities, I have owed to thtm, In hours of weariness, sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart, And passing...
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The Atlantic Magazine, Volume 2

1825
...of .Nature's genial impulses, to which " — - amid the din Of towns and cities, be had often owed, In hours of weariness, sensations sweet Felt in the blood and felt along the heart'' ; — the poet thus replies to the cold scepticism that doubts the influence of this "•...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - 1827
...Forms, Through a long absence, have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye : But oft, in lonely rooms, and 'mid the din Of towns and cities,...even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration : — feelings too Of unremembered pleasure : such, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial influence...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828 - 788 pages
...absent long, These forms of beauty have not been to me Ag ig a landscape to a blind man's eye : But oft, et sound, Then darted to the Sun ; Slowly the sounds...Sometime* all little birds that are, How they seem'd : — feelings too Of unremfmbercd pleasure : such, perhaps, As may have had no trivial influence On...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - Fore-edge painting - 1828 - 340 pages
...: ihe tidei • fin* mile* *boTr But oft, in lonely rooms, and 'mid the din Of towns and cities, 1 have owed to them, In hours of weariness, sensations...even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration: — feelings too Of un remembered pleasure: stich, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial influence...
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The Friend, Volume 1

Robert Smith - Society of Friends - 1829
...alone. length These forms of beauty have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye: But oft, in lonely rooms, and mid the din Of towns and cities,...And passing even into my purer mind With tranquil restoration;—Feelings, too, Of unremembered pleasure; such, perhaps, As may have had no trivial influence...
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The Plymouth and Devonport Guide: With Sketches of the Surrounding Scenery

Henry Edmund Carrington - Devonport (England) - 1843 - 326 pages
...CARRINGTON. These forms of heauty have not heen to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye ; But oft in lonely rooms, and 'mid the din Of towns and cities,...sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart. FIFTH EDITION. WITH AN APPENDIX, (Corrected to the present lime.) LOCAL VIEWS, AND A. MAP...
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Romance and Reality, Volume 2

Letitia Elizabeth Landon - 1831 - 1003 pages
...been to me As is a landscape in a blind man's eye ; But oft in lonely rooms, and mid the din Of crowds and cities, I have owed to them, In hours of weariness,...blood, and felt along the heart, And passing even unto my purer mind With tranquil restoration." WOEDSWOBTH. IT is not of much use making up your mind...
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