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" twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it whisper'd promised pleasure And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the strain prolong; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale She call'd... "
The poetical works of William Collins, with observations of dr. Langhorne ... - Page 90
by William Collins - 1827
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Beauties of poetry: consisting of elegant selections from the works of Pope ...

Poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...delighted measure ? Still it whisper'd promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail I1 Still would her touch the strain prolong; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, And, where her sweetest th erne she chose; A soft responsive voice was heard at every close ; And Hope...
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The Art of Reading: Containing a Number of Useful Rules Exemplified by a ...

Daniel Staniford - Elocution - 1814 - 240 pages
...whifper'd promiPd pUafure, A.nd bade the lovely fcenes at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the fcene -prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale. She call'd on echo flirt through all the fong ; And where her fweeteft theme fhe chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard...
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The American Orator: Comprising a Collection, Principally from American ...

Joshua P. Slack - Oratory - 1815 - 324 pages
...fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ! Still it whisper'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the...woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo still through all her song : And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive voice was heard at every close...
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The poetical works of William Collins, with critical observations by dr ...

William Collins - 1815
...so fair, What wss toy delighted meaeure? Still it whiaper'd promis'd pleasure, Aml hailo the Inrely scenes at distance hail ! Still would her touch the strain prolong; And from the rocks, the wroods, the vale, She call'd on Echo still, through all the song; And, where her sweetest theme ehe...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - Poetry - 1816
...by fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whisper'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the...touch the strain prolong, And from the rocks, the wood?, the vale, She call'd on Echo still through all the song; And where her sweetest theme she chose,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 45

Literary Criticism - 1839
...the charm of poetical rythm " But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whisper'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the...rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo still throngh all the song ; And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive voice was heard at...
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Poems on various subjects: selected to enforce the practice of virtue, and ...

E Tomkins - English poetry - 1817 - 260 pages
...wild. But thou, O HOPE! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it wbisper'd promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail!...woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo still through all her song: And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive voice was heard at every close:...
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Lessons in elocution: or, A selection of pieces in prose and verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1817 - 407 pages
...fits, by starts 'twas wild. But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ! Still it whisper'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the...touch the strain prolong ; And from the rocks, the wool's, the vale, , She call'd on Echo still through all her song : And where her sweetest therae she...
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The art of reading: containing a number of useful rules, exemplified by a ...

Daniel Staniford - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1817 - 240 pages
...whispcr'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! Still woujd her touch the scene prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on echo still through all the song ; And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive voice was heard at every close, And hope...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 46

History - 1839
...piomiscd pleasure, And bade the lovely icenes at distance bail ! Still would her touch the gtrain prolong ; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on echo still, through all her tong: And where her swectest theme she chose, A soft reponsive voice was heard at ev'ry close;...
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