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" The day is done; and slowly from the scene The stooping sun upgathers his spent shafts, And puts them back into his golden quiver! "
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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - Aesthetics - 1879
...dealt with in * Compare the exquisite lines of Longfellow on the sunset in the Golden Legend : — " The day is done, and slowly from the scene The stooping...shafts, And puts them back into his golden quiver. " the next world as was right, and left the matter much in his gods' hands ; but being thus immortal,...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Volume 1

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1880 - 417 pages
...The vast and shadowy banquet-hall la full of looks and words divine ! [Leaning aver the parapet.'} The day is done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping sun npgathers his spent shafts, And puts them back into his golden quiver ! Below me in the valley, deep...
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Definitions and similes [compiled by R.W.H.].

Definitions - 1881
...search for pearls must dive below." Dryden. Eternity — The lifetime of the Almighty God. Evening — " The day is done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping...shafts, And puts them back into his golden quiver." Longfellow. Example (Good) — Is a true sermon. — SI — Excesses — Of our youth are drafts upon...
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The Cyclopædia of Practical Quotations: English and Latin, with an Appendix ...

Anna Lydia Ward - Mottoes - 1882 - 899 pages
...on fire at the touch, and melted and mingled together. /i. LONGFELLOW— Eoangtl'me. Pt. II. Sec. 2. The day is done; and slowly from the scene The stooping...shafts, And puts them back into his golden quiver! i. LONOFELIOW— t'hristus. The Golden Leijeiul. Court -Yard of tlte Castle. Now glowed the firmament...
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Longfellow's poetical works. Author's complete copyr. ed

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1883
...all The vast and shadowy banquet-hall Is full of looks and words divine ! (Leaning aver the parapet.) The day is done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping...draughts We drink its wine, the swift and mantling river Flows on triumphant through these lovely regions, Etched with the shadows of its sombre margent, And...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Illustrated

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1883 - 479 pages
...all The vast and shadowy banquet-hall Is full of looks and words divine ! Leaning- aver the parapet. The day is done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping...draughts We drink its wine, the swift and mantling river Flows on triumphant through these lovely regions, Etched with the shadows of its sombre margent, And...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; with Illustrations

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Publishers' bindings - 1894 - 677 pages
...vast and shadowy banquet-hall Is fall of looks and words divine ! Leaning over the parapet. The day ia done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping sun...green As goblets are, from which in thirsty draughts V. i- drink its wine, the swift and mantling river Flows on trinmphant through these lovely regions,...
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Longfellow's Poetical Works: With 83 Illustrations by Sir John Gilbert, R.A ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1883 - 564 pages
...all The vast and shadowy banquet-hall Is full of looks and words divine ! (Leaning over the parapet.) The day is done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping...And puts them back into his golden quiver ! Below me m the valley, deep and green As goblets are, from which in thirsty draught: We drink its wine, the...
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The poetical works of Henry W. Longfellow, ed. with a critical memoir by W.M ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1883
...their lips speaks to me, and ail The vast and shadowy banquet-hall Is full of looks and words divine ! Below me in the valley, deep and green As goblets...draughts We drink its wine, the swift and mantling river Flows on triumphant through these lovely regions, Etched with the shadows of its sombre margent, And...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1883 - 761 pages
...and scarlet and purple — Flamed in the sky to-night. 5039 Margaret E. Sangster : A Winter Sunset. The day is done ; and slowly from the scene The stooping...shafts, And puts them back into his golden quiver ! 5040 Longfellow : Christus. Golden Legend. Pt. i. The descending sun Seems to caress the city that...
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