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" There is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night-dews on still waters between walls Of shadowy granite, in a gleaming pass; Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes; Music... "
The Virginia tourist: Sketches of the springs and mountains of Virginia ... - Page 85
by Edward Alfred Pollard - 1870 - 277 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson ...

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1883 - 730 pages
...that softer falls [grass, Than petals from blown roses on the Or night-dews on still waters between Of shadowy granite, in a gleaming pass ; Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tir'd eyelids upon tir'd eyes : Music that brings sweet sleep down from the blissful skies. Here are...
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Other people, a story

Stella Austin - 1883
...sorrow-stricken, which were bending so pitifully over himself and his brother. CHAPTER XII. RAY'S SONG AGAIN. "Music, that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes." TV /T R. Forrest was an early riser when the beauty ^ * of the morning tempted him. Upon the...
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The Practical Teacher, Volume 3

Joseph Hughes - Education - 1884
...softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night dews on still waters between wills Of shadowy granite in a gleaming pass ; Music that...spirit lies Than tired eye-lids upon tired eyes.' TENNYSON. (a) Name the prepositions in the above, and show between what nouns each preposition shows...
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The works of Alfred, lord Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1884
...THERE is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night-dews on still waters between walls Of shadowy granite, in...pass ; Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tir'd eyelids upon tir'd eyes ; Music that brings sweet sleep down from the blissful skies. Here are...
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The works of Tennyson. Sch. ed

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1884
...is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night -dews on still waters between walls Of shadowy granite, in...pass ; Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tir'd eyelids upon tir'd eyes ; Music that brings sweet sleep down from the blissful skies. Here are...
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Novels, Volume 1

Charles Kingsley - 1884
...There is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night dews on still waters between walls Of shadowy granite, in a gleaming pass ; Music that gentler on the spirit lies Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes ; Music that brings sweet sleep down...
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The poems of Alfred Tennyson, 1830-1863

Baron Alfred Tennyson Tennyson - History - 1907 - 601 pages
...no longer roam." CHORIC SONG i Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, Than tir'd eyelids upon tir'd eyes ; Music that brings sweet sleep down from the blissful skies. Here are cool mosses deep, And thro' the moss the ivies creep, And in the stream the long-leaved flowers weep, And from the craggy...
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The Personalist, Volumes 1-2

Ralph Tyler Flewelling - Personality - 1920
...repeated assaults that the battered ear begins to yearn for a saving measure, suave and Lydian, for "Music that gentlier on the spirit lies, than tired eyelids upon tired eyes." Lack of modulation, of repose to alternate with climax, seems to be the chief defect of this concentrated...
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An Encyclopedia of Quotations about Music

Nat Shapiro - Music - 1981 - 418 pages
...There is sweet music here that softer falls Than petals from blown roses on the grass, Or night-dews on still waters between walls of shadowy granite, in a gleaming pass; Music that gentler on the spirit lies Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes. Alfred, Lord Tennyson The Lotus-Eaters...
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The Definition of Literature and Other Essays

W. W. Robson - Literary Criticism - 1984 - 284 pages
...onomatopoeia, the mysterious matching of sound to sense, is a more general quality of poetry. I would call Music that gentlier on the spirit lies Than tired eyelids upon tired eyes (from "The Lotos-Eaters') onomatopoeic, for it is the soothing effect of music, not the actual sound,...
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