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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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The Poetical Works of William Collins

William Collins, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas, Sir Egerton Brydges, John Langhorne - English poetry - 1830 - 150 pages
...measure ?^ so Still it whisper'd promised pleasure, K And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail ! l Still would her touch the strain prolong ; ) And from the rocks, the woods, the vale/ *,il ' She call'd on Echo still, through all the song :J 35 And, where her sweetest theme she chose,...
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The Book of Nature

John Mason Good - Natural history - 1831 - 467 pages
...delighted measure 1 SUII it whisper'd promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance liail. Still would her touch the strain prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, Shecall'd on Echo still through nil the sons. Anrf where her sweetest theme she chore, A soft responsive...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...But thou, 0 Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail....prolong ; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She called on Echo still through all her song : And, where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...wild! But thou, O Hope, with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail...prolong; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She called on Echo still, through all the song; And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive...
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The Academical Reader: Comprising Selections from the Most Admired Authors ...

John J. Harrod - Readers - 1832 - 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 lovely scenes at distance hail. 5. Still would her touch the strain prolong; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on...
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Poetic gems: partly original; but chiefly selected from the best authors: by ...

Samuel Blackburn - History - 1833
...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...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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The English Orator: a Selection of Pieces for Reading & Recitation

James Hedderwick - Oratory - 1833 - 216 pages
...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,...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 American Manual: Or New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - Printing - 1833 - 295 pages
...delighted measure1? Still it whispef'd promis'd pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hall ! Still would her touch the strain prolong ; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She called on Echo still through all her song: And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive...
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The American First Class Book: Or, Exercises in Reading and ..., Book 4

John Pierpont - Readers - 1835 - 480 pages
...But thou, O Hope ! with eyes so fair, What was thy delighted measure ? Still it whispered promised pleasure, And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail!...prolong; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She called on Echo still through all her song: And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive...
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The United States speaker: a copious selection of exercises in elocution ...

John Epy Lovell - Recitations - 1836 - 491 pages
...strange, and mingled air ; 'Twas sad, by fits by starts, 'twas wild. And bade the lovely ucenes at distance hail. Still would her touch the strain...prolong ; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She called on Echo still- through all her song ; And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive...
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