Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The stars of midnight shall be dear To her; and she shall lean her ear In many a secret place Where rivulets dance their wayward round, And beauty born of murmuring sound Shall pass into her face. "
The American Whig Review - Page 76
1851
Full view - About this book

Biographia Literaria, Or, Biographical Sketches of My Literary ..., Volume 2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Henry Nelson Coleridge - Aesthetics - 1847 - 380 pages
...maiden's form By silent sympathy. The stars of midnight shall be dear To her ; and she shall lean her ear In many a secret place Where rivulets dance their...born of murmuring sound Shall pass into her face. SC] it. Here the Man and the Poet lose and find themselves in each other, the one as glorified, the...
Full view - About this book

The American Whig Review, Volume 6

Periodicals - 1847 - 724 pages
...dear To her ; and she shall lean her ear In many a secret place, Where rivulets dance their way ward round, And beauty, born of murmuring sound, Shall pass into her face." Here we do not find the image of a sponge, but merely a description of a natural effect of melody and...
Full view - About this book

Critical and Miscellaneous Writings: With Additional Articles Never Before ...

Sir James Stephen, Thomas Noon Talfourd - English essays - 1848 - 356 pages
...in the motions of the slorm Grace that shall mould the maiden's form By silent sympathy. The stars of midnight shall be dear TO her ; and she shall lean...born of murmuring sound, Shall pass into her face !" But we must break off to give a passage in a bolder and most passionate strain, which represents...
Full view - About this book

Politics for the People, Issues 1-17

Frederick Denison Maurice, John Malcolm Forbes Ludlow - Great Britain - 1848 - 284 pages
...silent sympathy. **'*•• And she shall beud her ear In many a secret place Where rivulets dniice their wayward round, And beauty, born of murmuring sound, Shall pass into her face.' Those who live in towns should carefully remember this, for their own sakes, for their wives' sakes,...
Full view - About this book

Critical and Miscellaneous Writings

Thomas Noon Talfourd - 1848 - 358 pages
...midnight shall be dear To her ; and she shall lean on air In many a secret place Where rivulets danoe their wayward round, And beauty, born of murmuring sound, Shall pass into her face :" But we must break off to give a passage in a bolder and most passionate strain, which represents...
Full view - About this book

Letters from New York: 2d. Ser

Lydia Maria Child - 1849 - 298 pages
...thus describes the young maiden, towhomNature was "both law and impulse": " She shall lean her ear In many a secret place, Where rivulets dance their...of murmuring sound, Shall pass into her face." The engraved likeness of Ole Bui often reminds me of these lines. It seems listening to one of his own...
Full view - About this book

The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp]., Volume 4

Robert Kemp Philp - 434 pages
...form, By silent sympathy. ' The stars of midnight shall be dear To her ; and she shall lean her ear In many a secret place, Where rivulets dance their...born of murmuring sound Shall pass into her face. " And vital feelings of delight Shall rear her form to stately height. Her virgin bosom swell ; Such...
Full view - About this book

The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations

George Croly - English poetry - 1849 - 428 pages
[ Sorry, this page's content is restricted ]
Snippet view - About this book

The Prospective Review: A Quarterly Journal of Theology and Literature, Volume 6

Literature - 1850 - 550 pages
...intellectual nature : — " The Stars of midnight shall be dear To her ; and she shall lean her ear In many a secret place, Where rivulets dance their...of murmuring sound Shall pass into her face." The mere fine expression of a single sentiment or sensation is not yet poetry, it is only beginning to...
Full view - About this book

The Optimist

Henry Theodore Tuckerman - 1850 - 298 pages
...beautiful poem of that name : — " The stars of midnight shall be dear To her ; and she shall lean her ear In many a secret place, Where rivulets dance their...born of murmuring sound Shall pass into her face." Keats speaks of " music yearning like a god in pain," and in the Eve of St. Agnes, alluding to the...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF