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" Who are these coming to the sacrifice? To what green altar, O mysterious priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands drest? What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel,... "
Bentley's Miscellany - Page 282
by Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - 1840
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Tales from 'Bentley'.

Bentley's miscellany - 1859
...motion in this scene, the repose of colour, the pause, as it would seem, of Time, is only realised to me in the exquisite description of the Grecian...that sentiment, — " What little town by river or seashore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel, Is emptied of this folk, this pious morn ? And,...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - 1878 - 28 pages
...Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies. And all her silken flanks with drest ? L'ALLEGRO. 661 VPhat little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel, Is emptied of its folk, this pious morn ? Ajd, little town, thy streets for evermore Will silent be ; and not a soul,...
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Poems of John Keats, Volume 2

John Keats - 1896
...priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands drest ? What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built...peaceful citadel, Is emptied of this folk, this pious mom ? And, little town, thy streets for evermore Will silent be ; and not a soul to tell Why thou art...
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The complete poetical works of Keats

John Keats - Poetry - 1899 - 473 pages
...priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands drest? What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built...peaceful citadel, "•Is emptied of this folk, this pious moru? And, little town, thy streets for evermore Will silent be; and not a soul to tell Why thou art...
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How to Develop Power and Personality in Speaking

Grenville Kleiser - Oratory - 1908 - 422 pages
...priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands drestf What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built...peaceful citadel, Is emptied of this folk, this pious mornt And, little town, thy streets for evermore Will silent be ; and not a soul to tell Why thou art...
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The Golden Treasury of Songs and Lyrics, with Notes

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1908 - 437 pages
...priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, 20 And all her silken flanks with garlands drest? What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel, /• , Is emptied of tWS" folk, this pious morn/? ' "7. JJ ) And, little town, thyvstreets for everrnoğ — r•<£/•*'...
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Introduction to Notable Poems

Hamilton Wright Mabie - English poetry - 1909 - 208 pages
...priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands drest ? What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel, Is emptied of its folk, this pious morn ? And, little town, thy streets forevermorc Will silent be, and not a soul...
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The Essentials of English Composition

James Weber Linn - English language - 1916 - 186 pages
...priest, Lead'st thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands drestf What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built...peaceful citadel, Is emptied of this folk, this pious mornT And, little town, thy streets for evermore Will silent be; and not a soul to tell Why thou art...
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The English Village: A Literary Study, 1750-1850

Julia Patton - English literature - 1918 - 236 pages
...sympathy and compassion. But the mood it inspires is not that felt at mention of a village. It was some "little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel," that Keats saw" emptied of its folk to sacrifice, one pious morn, "in Tempe or the dales of Arcady."...
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Basil Everman

Elsie Singmaster - 1920 - 305 pages
...sweettoned old organ. A bit of poetry came to Utterly's mind: "Who are these coming to the sacrifice? ... What little town by river or sea shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel, Is emptied of its folk this pious morn?" "How delightfully Attic!" he said to himself, not without satisfaction in...
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