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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;... "
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Proceedings of the Liverpool Literary & Philosophical Society, Volumes 8-10

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool - 1854
...the din Of towns and cities, T have owed to them, In hours of weariness, sensations sweet, 1'elt in the blood, and felt along the heart; And passing even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration." There is a sonnet by Keats, on the Grasshopper and the Cricket, which pleasantly connects the fireside...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 1854 - 727 pages
...Forms, Through a long nbeence, 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, la hoars of weariness, sensations sweet, • The river iğ not effected by the tide* a few mile* above...
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The Presbyterian Quarterly Review, Volume 3

B. J. Wallace, Albert Barnes - Presbyterian Church - 1855
...absence, have not been to me As is a landscape to a blind man's eye : But oft in lonely rooms, and 'raid the din Of towns and cities, I have owed to them,...even into my purer mind, With tranquil restoration : feelings too Of unremembered pleasure : such, perhaps, As have no slight or trivial influence On...
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Poems of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 1855 - 340 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, I have owed to them In hours of wrariness, sensations sweet, Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart ; And passing even into my...
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The modern reader and speaker

David Charles Bell - 1856
...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 may have had no trivial influence on...
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The Earlier Poems of William Wordsworth: Corrected as in the Latest Editions ...

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1857 - 435 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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English Synonyms ...

George Frederick Graham - 1857
...through pains and persevering hope Recovered. ' The Excnrnon,' v. sensations sweet, Felt in th£ hlood, and felt along the heart ; And passing even into my purer mind With tranquil restoration. ' Lines— Tintern Ahhey.' Thy call a prostrate Nation can restore, When hut a single Mind resolves...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1857 - 785 pages
...a landscape to a hlind man's eye : But oft, in lonely rooms, and 'mid. the din Of towns and citics, I have owed to them, In hours of weariness, sensations sweet, Felt in the hlood, and felt along the heart, And passing even into my purer mind With tranquil restoration —...
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the poetical works of william wordsworth

WILLIAM WORDSWOTH - 1858
...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 unremember'd pleasure ; such, perhaps, As may have had no trivial influence On...
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Sketches of art, literature, and character [orig. publ. as Visits and ...

Anna Brownell Jameson - 1858
...feeling of quiet grateful enjoyment has stolen over me, like that which Wordsworth describes — Felt in the blood, and felt along the heart, And passing even into my purer mind With tranquil restoration. But it is not only the natural beauties of the scene which strike a stranger; the city itself has this...
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