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" Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch ! filled all things with himself, And made all gentle sounds tell back the tale Of his own sorrow) he, and such as he, First named these notes a melancholy strain. And many a poet echoes the conceit... "
Every Saturday: A Journal of Choice Reading - Page 19
1867
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Text-book of Poetry: From Wordsworth, Coleridge, Burns, Beattie, Goldsmith ...

Henry Norman Hudson - English poetry - 1875 - 694 pages
...remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch ! fill'd all things with himself, And made all gentle sounds tell back the talc Of his own sorrow,) he, and such as he, First named these notes a melancholy strain : And many...
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Bards and blossoms; or, The poetry, history, and associations of flowers

Frederick Edward Hulme - Flowers - 1877 - 232 pages
...some nighVwandering man, whose heart was pierced With the remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love (And so, poor wretch...own sorrow) ; he, and such as he, First named these notes a melancholy strain, And many a poet echoes the conceit. My friend, and thou, our sister ! we...
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The Poetical and Dramatic Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Poems published ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1877
...remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch ! fill'd all things with himself, And made all gentle sounds...own sorrow) he, and such as he, First named these notes a melancholy strain. And many a poet echoes the conceit ; Poet who hath been building up the...
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Poetical Works: Including Poems and Versions of Poems Herein Published for ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1912 - 1072 pages
...remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch ! filled aU things with himself, And made all gentle sounds tell back the tale to Of his own sorrow) he, and such as he, First named these notes a melancholy strain. And many a poet...
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning: Ed., with Introduction ...

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch 1 lili Yi is rein ; But not performing what he meant, And gladly...would have done, The frighted steed he frighted inore, n First named these notes a melancholy strain: And many a poet echoes the conceit; Poet who hath been...
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch ! fill'd all things with himself, A nd lood, Stain'd with his own and subjects' blood; For thousands fell that flight t 31 First named these notes a melancholy strain: And many a poet echoes the conceit; Poet who hath been...
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English Poetry and Prose of the Romantic Movement

George Benjamin Woods - LITERARY COLLECTIONS - 1916 - 1432 pages
...some night-wandering man whose heart was pierced With the remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow 20 And made all gentle sounds tell back the tale Of his own sorrow) he, and such as he, First named...
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Passionate Intelligence: The Poetry of Geoffrey Hill

E. M. Knottenbelt - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 418 pages
...It is the blight man was born for, It is Margaret you mourn for. And Coleridge in The Nightingale': (And so poor wretch! filled all things with himself,...made all gentle sounds tell back the tale Of his own sorrows.) Hill's parenthesized broken lyrical lines, like the rise and fall (juncture and disjuncture)...
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The Emergence of Romanticism

Nicholas V. Riasanovsky - History - 1995
...Ernest Hartley Coleridge (Oxford, 1969), p. 102. With the remembrance of a grievous wrong, Or slow distemper, or neglected love, (And so, poor wretch!...own sorrow) he, and such as he, First named these notes a melancholy strain.41 Hast thou a charm to stay the morning-star In his steep course? So long...
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John Clare in Context

Geoffrey Summerfield, Hugh Haughton, Adam Phillips - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 313 pages
...is not at all like the 'poor wretch' Coleridge rebukes in his 'The Nightingale: A Conversation' who 'filled all things with himself/ And made all gentle sounds tell back the tale/ Of his own sorrow'.60 'The Nightingale's Nest' is paradigmatic of Clare's naturalistic poetics because, though...
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