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" In that fair clime, the lonely herdsman, stretched On the soft grass through half a summer's day, With music lulled his indolent repose : And, in some fit of weariness, if he, When his own breath was silent, chanced to hear A distant strain, far sweeter... "
The Classic Myths in English Literature - Page 15
edited by - 1893 - 540 pages
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Palęstra musarum; or, Materials for translation into Greek verse, selected ...

Benjamin Hall Kennedy - 1856
...out of thy country's breast, And cannot live but to thy shame, unless It be to do thee service. 615. In that fair clime, the lonely herdsman, stretched...soft grass through half a summer's day, With music lull'd his indolent repose ; And, in some fit of weariness, if he, When his own breath was silent,...
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Sacred and Legendary Art, Volume 2

Mrs. Jameson (Anna) - Christian art and symbolism - 1857
...clime the lonely herdsman, stretch'd On the soft grass through half a summer's day, With music lull'd his indolent repose : And, in some fit of weariness,...sounds Which his poor skill could make, his Fancy fetch'd Even from the blazing chariot of the sun, A beardless youth, who touched a golden lute, And...
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The excursion, being a portion of The recluse, a poem

William Wordsworth - 1857
...thoughts The face which rural solitude might wear To the unenlightened swains of pagan Greece. — In that fair clime, the lonely herdsman, stretched On the soft grass through half a summer's day, AVith music lulled his indolent repose : And, in some fit of weariness, if he, When his own breath...
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The Life of Charlotte Brontė, Volume 1

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell - 1857
...the circumstances it is no peculiarity. It has been common to all, from the Chaldean shepherds — " the lonely herdsman stretched on the soft grass through half a summer's day " — the solitary monk — to all whose impressions from without have had time to grow and vivify...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth ...

William Wordsworth - English poetry - 1858 - 496 pages
...clime the lonely herdsman, stretch'd On the soft grass through half a summer's day, With music lull'd his indolent repose : And, in some fit of weariness,...sounds Which his poor skill could make, his fancy fetch'd Even from the blazing chariot of the sun, A beardless youth, who touch'da golden lute, And...
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the poetical works of william wordsworth

WILLIAM WORDSWOTH - 1858
...half a summer's day, With music lull'd his indolent repose : And, in some fit of weariness, if ho, When his own breath was silent, chanced to hear A...sounds Which his poor skill could make, his fancy fetch'd Even from the blazing chariot of the sun, A beardless youth, who touch'da golden lute, And...
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The Life of Charlotte Brontė

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell - 1859
...the circumstances, it is no peculiarity. It has been common to all, from the Chaldean shepherds — "the lonely herdsman stretched on the soft grass through half a summer's day" — the solitary monk — to all whose impressions from without have had time to grow and vivify in...
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The Fifth Reader of the School and Family Series

Marcius Willson - Bible stories - 1861 - 538 pages
...mind, is beautifully described by Wordsworth in the following lines. LESSON II. GRECIAN MYTHOLOGY. IN that fair clime, the lonely herdsman, stretched...he, When his own breath was silent, chanced to hear Which his poor skill could make, his fancy fctch'd Even from the blazing chariot of the sun A beardless...
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The Fifth Reader of the School and Family Series

Marcius Willson - Bible stories - 1862 - 538 pages
...mind, is beautifully described by Wordsworth in the following lines. LESSON II. — GBKCIAJT MYTHOLOGY. IN that fair clime, the lonely herdsman, stretched...sounds Which his poor skill could make, his fancy fctch'd Even from the blazing chariot of the sun A beardless youth,* who touched a golden lute, And...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...Wordsworth. 1770-1850. (Manual, pp. 446-451.) 310. FROM ' THE EXCURSION.' THE GREEK MYTHOLOGY. — In that fair clime, the lonely herdsman, stretched...half a summer's day, With music lulled his indolent ropose : And, in some fit of weariness, if he, When his own breath was silent, chanced to hear A distant...
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