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Since that dear Voice which did thy sounds approve, Which wont in such
harmonious strains to flow, Is reft from Earth to ... notes be pleasing notes no
more, But orphans' wailings to the fainting ear; Each stroke a sigh, each sound
draws forth a ...
... peace through sea and land. No war, or battle's sound Was heard the world
around : The idle spear and shield were high uphung : The hookéd chariot stood
Unstain'd with hostile blood; The trumpet spake not to the BOOK SECOND 57.
Nature, that heard such sound Beneath the hollow round Of Cynthia's seat the
airy region thrilling. Now was almost won To think her part was done, And that
her reign had here its last fulfilling , She knew such harmony alone Could hold all
The Lars and Lemurés moan with midnight plaint; In urns, and altars round A
drear and dying sound Affrights the Flamens at their service quaint; And the chill
marble seems to sweat, While each peculiar Power foregoes his wonted seat.
When Jubal struck the chorded shell His listening brethren stood around, And,
wondering, on their faces fell To worship that celestial sound. Less than a god
they thought there could not dwell Within the hollow of that shell That spoke so ...
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An updated version including some more modern poems. Among many favourites, it includes Ben Jonson's “Hymn to Diana”, one of the most perfect lyrics in the English language (you can recite it to the moon, and I have been known to), and “It is not growing like a tree”. Читать весь отзыв
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English poetry from the 1500's through the 1800's. Dedicated to Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland from 1850-1892. It has end notes with lots of extra information, an index of ... Читать весь отзыв
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language
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