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Almack's Anaxagoras ANNA MARIA PORTER Author Bancok beauty behold BOOK breast breath bright brother brow calm Chang and Ching charm cheek cloud Cochin China crowd dark deep divine doom dread dream earth Ev'n Family Library fancy Fate fear feel Fiam gaze glad glide gloom glory Grahana grave hath haunted heart Heaven Hodges hope hour I2mo Idlesse JOHN GALT Julian Lady Lady Morgan Laneham life's light lips lonely look Lord Lord Byron lover memory mind moon Muse mystery nature naught ne'er never night Novel o'er once pass'd passion Paul Clifford poet poetry Rats reader RIENCE romance round SAMUEL COOPER scarce Siam Siamese silent sleep smile soft solemn soul spirit star Stereotyped STRATTON HILL sweet thee thine things thou thought thro tide trembling truth Twins vex'd voice vols wave ween wild wrath youth
Page 279 - CYRIACK, this three years' day these eyes, though clear, To outward view, of blemish or of spot, Bereft of light, their seeing have forgot ; Nor to their idle orbs doth sight appear Of sun, or moon, or star, throughout the year, Or man, or woman. Yet I argue not Against Heaven's hand or will, nor bate a jot Of heart or hope, but still bear up and steer Right onward.
Page 318 - THE HISTORY OF MODERN EUROPE, from the Rise of the Modern Kingdoms to the present Period. By WILLIAM RDBSELL, LL.D., and WILLIAM JONES, Esq With Annotations, by an American. In 3 vols. 8vo. THE HISTORICAL WORKS OF THE REV. WILLIAM ROBERTSON, DD ; comprising his HISTORY OF AMERICA: CHARLES V ; SCOTLAND, and INDIA.
Page 309 - The utmost care will be taken, not only to exclude whatever can have an injurious influence on the mind, but to embrace every thing calculated to strengthen the best and most salutary impressions.
Page 283 - Tunes her nocturnal note: thus with the year Seasons return, but not to me returns Day, or the sweet approach of even or morn, Or sight of vernal bloom, or summer's rose, Or flocks, or herds, or human face divine...
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Page 327 - THE LIFE OF MOHAMMED, Founder of the Religion of Islam, and of the Empire of the Saracens.
Page 309 - Every distinct subject will in general be comprehended in one volume, or at most in three volumes, which may form either a portion of the series or a complete work by itself; and each volume will be embellished with appropriate engravings. The entire series will be the production of authors of eminence, who have acquired celebrity by their literary labours, and whose names...
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Page 324 - English Synonymes. With copious Illustrations and Explanations, drawn from the best Writers.
Page 253 - The design of this poem," says Sir EB Lytton, in a prefatory note, " is that of a picture. It is intended to portray the great patriot poet in the three cardinal divisions of life — youth, manhood, and age. The first part is founded upon the well-known though ill-authenticated tradition of the Italian lady or ladies seeing Milton asleep under a tree in the gardens of his college, and leaving some tributary verses beside the sleeper. Taking full advantage of this legend, and presuming to infer from...