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" Then this ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling, By the grave and stern decorum of the countenance it wore, ' Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thou," I said, "art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient raven wandering from the Nightly... "
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - American literature - 1850 - 365 pages
...decorum Of the countenance it wore, ' Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, Thou,' I said,' art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient raven Wandering from...Night's Plutonian shore!' Quoth the raven,' Nevermore.'" " Then, methought, the air grew denser, Perfumed from an unseen censer Swung by angels whose faint...
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - American literature - 1850 - 365 pages
...decorum Of the countenance it wore, ' Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, Thou,' I said,' art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient raven Wandering from...thy lordly name is On the Night's Plutonian shore P Quoth the raven,' Nevermore.'" " Then, methought, the air grew denser, Perfumed from an unseen censer...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 11

Periodicals - 1850
..."mein how picturesque ! And stanza every line is the highest power of poetic and stern decorum," and " Ghastly grim and ancient Raven wandering from the...thy lordly name is ON THE NIGHT'S PLUTONIAN SHORE !" — where is this " Nightly shore," which we recognize as familiar, like the scenery of a dream...
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The Living Authors of America: 1st ser

Thomas Powell - American literature - 1850 - 365 pages
...Thou,' I said, ' art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient raven Wandering from the Nightly shoreTell me what thy lordly name is On the Night's Plutonian shore !' Quoth the raven, ' Nevermore.' " " Then, methought, the ah- grew denser, Perfumed from an unseen censer Swung by angels whose faint...
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The American Whig Review, Volume 11

Periodicals - 1850
...of the countenance it wore, • Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thou,' I said, ' art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient Raven wandering from the Nightly shore— Tell mo what thy lordly name is on the Night's Plutonian shore !' Quoth the Raven, ' Nevermore." " Perhaps...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: To the Middle of the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1851 - 529 pages
...thy lordly name is On the Night's Plutonian shore !" Quoth the raven " Nevermore." Much I marvell'd this ungainly Fowl to hear discourse so plainly, Though...help agreeing That no living human being Ever yet was bless 'd with seeing Bird above his chamber door — Bird or beast upon the sculptured Bust above his...
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The North British review

1852
...decorum of the countenance it wore, ' Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thour' I said, ' art sure no craven, Ghastly, grim, and ancient Raven, wandering...agreeing, that no living human being Ever yet was blessed with seeing bird above his chamber door — Bird or beast upon the sculptured bust above his...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 27

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell, Henry T. Steele - American periodicals - 1852
...decorum of the countenance it wore, ' Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thou,' I said. ' art sure no craven, Ghastly, grim, and ancient Raven, wandering...agreeing, that no living human being Ever yet was blessed with seeing bird above his chamber door — Bird or beast upon the sculptured bust above his...
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National Series of Selections for Reading; Adapted to the Standing ..., Volume 4

Richard Green Parker - 1852
...art sure no craven, 9. Much I marveled this ungainly fowl to hear discourse so plainly, Though ite answer little meaning — little relevancy bore ;...agreeing, that no living human being Ever yet was blessed with seeing bird above his chamber door — Bird or beast upon the sculptured bust above his...
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Tales of Mystery, Imagination, & Humour: And Poems

Edgar Allan Poe - American poetry - 1852 - 256 pages
...countenance it wore, " Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thou," I said, " art sure no craven, Ghastty, grim, and ancient Raven wandering from the nightly...shore— Tell me what thy lordly name is on the night's Plu. Ionian shore!" Quoth the Raven, " Nevermore." Much I marvelled this ungainly fowl to hear discourse...
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