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" Thy soul was like a star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea: Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did... "
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Favorite Poems

William Wordsworth - Poetry - 1992 - 68 pages
Widely considered the greatest and most influential of the English Romantic poets, William Wordsworth (1770-1850) remains today among the most admired and studied of all ...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a star, and dwelt apart. (1. 89) 42 EP; TrGrPo The Rigs o' Barley 46 The time flew by,...Till, 'tween the late and early, Wi' sma' persuasion (1. 12-14) AWP; EnRP; FaBoPV; FaBV; FaPoR; FF; GTBS; GTBS-P; HAP; HelP; InvP; LiTB; NAEL-2; NIP; NoP;...
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Come Back to Me My Language: Poetry and the West Indies

J. Edward Chamberlin - Social Science - 1993 - 325 pages
In the last fifty years a powerful and distinctive body of poetry has emerged in the West Indies. Unique in its combination of African sources and British colonial traditions ...
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Literary Englands: Versions of 'Englishness' in Modern Writing

David Gervais - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 280 pages
...Leavis dismissed them as being, they hardly succeed in creating a real sense of Milton himself: Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart ; Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea This lofty apartness is what really stirs the poet of solitude, not the prospect of national consensus....
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Selected Poems

William Wordsworth - Fiction - 1994 - 587 pages
...selfish men; Oh! raise us up, return to us again; And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadst a voice...thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay. Written in London, September, 1802 O Friend! I know not which way I must look For comfort, being, as...
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Wordsworth Book of Sonnets

Masson - Poetry - 1995 - 195 pages
...selfish men; O raise us up, return to us again, And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power! Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart ; Thou hadst a voice...thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay. WILLIAM WORDSWORTH Why did I laugh tonight? Why did I laugh tonight? No voice will tell: No God, no...
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Your Name is Hughes Hannibal Shanks: A Caregiver's Guide to Alzheimer's

Lela Knox Shanks - Medical - 1996 - 191 pages
...annihilation via radiation. Oh! rise up, return to us again; And give us the virtue to protest this shame. Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea: Pure...godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on itself did lay. You never visited my town; but, oh, how you affected its people. My earliest recall...
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The Anxiety of Influence: A Theory of Poetry

Harold Bloom - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 157 pages
...is described as Wordsworth sees himself here: Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart: Thou hadsi a voice whose sound was like the sea; Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free. . . . The prayer then is to be an influence, and not to be influenced, and the precursor is praised...
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The Classic Hundred Poems: All-time Favorites

William Harmon - Poetry - 1998 - 360 pages
Gathers the most frequently anthologized English and American poems, including those by Keats, Shakespeare, Frost, Wordsworth, Dickinson, Shelley, Yeats, Tennyson, Emerson, and ...
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