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" Twas tied with threads of dawning gold, And buttoned with a sparkling star. Her face was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue; Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon, Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like the sunny beam, And... "
The Culprit Fay: And Other Poems - Page 25
by Joseph Rodman Drake - 1835 - 92 pages
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Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 2

1835
...face was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue ; Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...dewy even, That ne'er have left their native heaven. Here again the faculty of Comparison is alone exercised, and no mind possessing the faculty in any...
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The American Quarterly Review, Volume 19

Robert Walsh - Technology & Engineering - 1836
...face was like the lily roon That visits the vestal planet's hue; Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon, Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...dewy even That ne'er have left their native heaven." The beautiful queen raises her eyes to the enraptured fayŚ- they sparkle with gladness, for never...
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The Southern literary messenger, Volume 2

1836
...face was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue; Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...beam, And the diamond gems which round it gleam Are ihe pure drops of dewy even, That ne'er have left their native heaven. Here again the faculty of Comparison...
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The Poets of America, Illustrated by One of Her Painters

John Gadsby Chapman - American poetry - 1840 - 284 pages
...face was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue ; Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon, Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...raised her eyes to the wondering sprite, And they leaped with smiles, for well I ween Never before in the bowers of light Had the form of an earthly...
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The poets of America, Volume 1

John Keese - American poetry - 1840
...face was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue ; Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon, Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...dewy even That ne'er have left their native heaven. xxxn. She raised her eyes to the wondering sprite, And they leaped with smiles, for well I ween Never...
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Burton's Gentleman's Magazine and American Monthly Review, Volumes 6-7

William Evans Burton - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1840
...face was like the lily roon That veils tho vestal planet's hue ; Her eyes two beamlets from rhe moon Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...dewy even That ne'er have left their native heaven. In the Циceи Mob of Shelley, a Fairy ia thus introduced : Those who hod looked upon the sight! Passing...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 6, Issue 1840

William Evans Burton, Edgar Allan Poe - History - 1840
...face was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue ; Her eyes two beamlots from the rnuon Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...sunny beam, And the diamond gems which round it. gleam Ale the pure drops of duwy even That ne'er have left thei^.native heaven. In the Queen Stub of Shelley,...
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The Ladies' Companion, Volumes 14-15

Edgar Allan Poe - Art - 1841
...was like the lily roon, That veilii the vestal planet's hue. Her eyes two beam lets from tlie moon, Set floating in the welkin blue ; Her hair is like...beam, And the diamond gems which round it gleam, Are tbe pure drops of dewy even, That ne'er have left their native heaven." Beyond this inimitable and...
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Ladies Companion and Literary Expositor: A Monthly Magazine ..., Volumes 14-15

William W. Snowden, Lydia Howard Sigourney, Emma Catherine Embury - History - 1841
...the moon, Set floating in the welkin blue ; Her huir is like the sunny beam, And the diamond pern* which round it gleam, Are the pure drops of dewy even, That ne'er have left their nativo heaven." Bnyond this inimitable and graphic description, all other illustration is useless,...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: With an Historical Introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1842 - 468 pages
...was like the lily roon That veils the vestal planet's hue ; ^ Her eyes, two beamlets from the moon, Set floating in the welkin blue. Her hair is like...dewy even That ne'er have left their native heaven. xxxn. She raised her eyes to the wondering sprite, And they leap'd with smiles, for well I ween Never...
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