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" In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it seemed always afternoon. All round the coast the languid air did swoon, Breathing like one that hath a, weary dream. "
Little Classics: Poems, lyrical - Page 85
edited by - 1875
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Chapters on the poets of ancient Greece

Henry Alford - 1841
...Courage,' he said, and pointed toward the land, ' This mountain wave will roll us shoreward soon.' In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...swoon, Breathing like one that hath a weary dream. Full faced above the valley stood the moon ;* And, like a downward smoke, the slender stream Along...
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Poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1842 - 231 pages
...COURAGE !" he said, and pointed toward the land, " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. ii. A land of streams ! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ;...
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New Englander and Yale Review, Volume 8

Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight - United States - 1850
...This descriptive power is beautifully illustrated in the following passage from the " Lotos-Eaters." " In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. A land of streams ! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ; And...
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The New Englander, Volume 8

Social sciences - 1850
...descriptive power is beautifully illustrated in the following passage from the " Lotos- Eaters." " In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. A land of streams ! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ; And...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 109

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1871
...painting his blue boy contrary to the received axioms of pictorial combinations. The lines describing the land " In which it seemed always afternoon All...swoon, Breathing like one that hath a weary dream, Full faced above the valley stood the moon ; And like a downward smoke the slender stream Along the...
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Poems, Volume 1

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - English poetry - 1846
...COURAGE !" he said, and pointed toward the land, " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. II. A land of streams! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ;...
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New Quarterly Review; Or, Home, Foreign and Colonial Journal, Volume 8

Literary Criticism - 1847
...languor" over the ship's company. We are reminded of the fine passage in Tennyson's " Lotos Eaters :" " In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...swoon, Breathing like one that hath a weary dream." " Every one," says our author, " seemed to be under the influence of some narcotic. Even the officers...
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Poems

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1850
...COURAGE ! " he said, and pointed toward the land, " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. XL A land of streams ! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ;...
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POEMS

ALFRED TENNYSON - 1851
...COURAGE ! " he said, and pointed toward the land; " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. IT. A land of streams! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go; And...
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Sleep and dreams, two lectures

John Addington Symonds - 1851
... "'Courage,' he said, and pointed to the strand; 'This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon.' In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...the cliff to fall, and pause, and fall did seem." But all corporeal or physical auxiliaries ; darkness, or a soft subdued light ; silence, or lulling...
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