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" Like a poet hidden in the light of thought, singing hymns unbidden till the world is wrought to sympathy with hopes and fears it heeded not. Like a highborn maiden in a palace tower, soothing her love-laden soul in secret hour with music sweet as love,... "
Calcutta Monthly Journal and General Register ... - Page 3
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Taming the Chaos: English Poetic Diction Theory Since the Renaissance

Emerson R. Marks - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 413 pages
...A single stanza of Shelley's poem occasioned the kind of detailed analysis he would have welcomed: Like a high-born maiden In a palace tower Soothing...love-laden Soul in secret hour With music sweet as love, which overflowed her bower. "Not a sound of a vowel in the quatrain," Hunt points out, "resembles that...
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Rules for the Dance: A Handbook for Writing and Reading Metrical Verse

Mary Oliver - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 194 pages
...rain of melody. Like a Poet hidden In the light of thought, Singing hymns unbidden, Till the world is wrought To sympathy with hopes and fears it heeded not: Like a high-born maiden In a palace-tower, Soothing her love-laden Soul in secret hour With music sweet as love, which overflows...
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An Equal Music

Vikram Seth - Fiction - 2000 - 380 pages
...soar, but never roam; True to the kindred points of Heaven and Home! O stodgy git. Like a high-horu maiden In a palace tower, Soothing her love-laden Soul in secret hour Witli music sweet as love which overflows her bower. O gushy twit, He rises and begins to round, He...
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The Discovery of Poetry: A Field Guide to Reading and Writing Poems

Frances Mayes - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 494 pages
...rain of melody: Like a poet hidden In the light of thought, Singing hymns unbidden, Till the world is wrought To sympathy with hopes and fears it heeded...love-laden Soul in secret hour With music sweet as love, which overflows her bower; Like a glow-worm golden In a dell of dew, Scattering unbeholden Its aerial...
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Romantic Women Poets: Genre and Gender

Lilla Maria Crisafulli, Cecilia Pietropoli - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 271 pages
...the skylark is first compared to the "poet hidden / In the light of thought", and is then said to be Like a high-born maiden In a palace tower, Soothing...love-laden Soul in secret hour With music sweet as love, which overflows her bower.95 Stevenson concludes that for Tennyson the enclosed woman figures the poet,...
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Coleridge and Shelley: Textual Engagement

Sally West - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 197 pages
...characteristics of overflowing emotion from a concealed source: Like a high-born maiden In a palace-tower, Soothing her love-laden Soul in secret hour. With music sweet as love - which overflows her bower: Like a glow-worm golden In a dell of dew, Scattering unbeholden Its aerial...
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