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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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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 3

John Wilson - 1842
...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,...And passing even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration:—feelings, too, Of unremembered pleasure: such, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 47

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1887
...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. * * Nor less I trust, To them I may have owed another gift Of aspect more sublime : that blessed mood...
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Select pieces from the poems of William Wordsworth

William [poetical works Wordsworth (selections]) - 1843 - 233 pages
...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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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...long, l These forms of beauty have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye : But oft, hat spirit of good of which they are the ministers. But even whilst — feelings, too, Of unremembered pleasure ; such, perhaps, As may have had no trivial influence On...
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Wanderings and Excursions in South Wales:: With the Scenery of the River Wye

Thomas Roscoe - Wales - 1844 - 284 pages
...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. Wordsworth' t Wye Revisited. A CALM bright afternoon of Autumn found me quietly journeying from royal...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1845 - 504 pages
...forms, Through a long absence, have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye : Bat 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 Poems of William Wordsworth, D.C.L., Poet Laureate, Etc. Etc

William Wordsworth - 1845 - 619 pages
...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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Lays, Legends, and Lyrics

William Jackson Bosomworth - 1845 - 203 pages
...LYRICS. LAYS, LEGENDS, AND LYRICS. LAYS, LEGENDS, AND LYRICS. WILLIAM J. BOSOMWORTH. In lonely scenes, and mid the din Of towns and cities, I have owed to...sensations sweet, Felt in the blood and felt along the heart. LONDON: WORDSWORTH. SIMPKIN, MARSHALL, AND CO. JOHNSON, CHURCH-STREET, LIVERPOOL. BOSOMWORTH,...
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Thoughts on the Poets

Henry Theodore Tuckerman - English poetry - 1846 - 318 pages
...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." The life, both inward and outward, of Wordsworth, is most intimately associated with lakes and mountains....
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Voices of the True-hearted

American literature - 1846 - 288 pages
...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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