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The stars , with deep amaze , Stand fix'd in steadfast gaze , 70 Bending one way
their precious influence ; And will not take their flight For all the morning light , Or
Lucifer that often warn'd them thence ; But in their glimmering orbs did glow 75 ...
... made But when of old the sons of morning sung , While the Creator great 120
His constellations set And the well - balanced world on hinges hung ; And cast
the dark foundations deep , And bid the weltering waves their oozy channel keep
... So both Himself and us to glorify : Yet first , to those ychain'd in sleep 155 The
wakeful trump of doom must thunder through the deep , With such a horrid clang
As on mount Sinai rang While the red fire and smouldering clouds outbrake : The
Where were ye , Nymphs , when the remorseless deep 50 Closed o'er the head
of your loved Lycidas ? For neither were ye playing on the steep Where your old
bards , the famous Druids , lie , Nor on the shaggy top of Mona high , Nor ...
77 TO CYRIACK SKINNER Cyriack , whose grandsire , on the royal bench Of
British Themis , with no mean applause Pronounced , and in his volumes taught ,
our laws , Which others at their bar so often wrench ; To - day deep thoughts ...
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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
Полный просмотр - 1863