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" WHEN lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd, And the great star early droop'd in the western sky in the night, I mourn'd, and yet shall mourn with ever-returning spring. "
The Book of Lincoln - Page 166
1919 - 383 pages
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Drawn with the Sword : Reflections on the American Civil War: Reflections on ...

James M. McPherson Professor of American History Princeton University - History - 1996 - 272 pages
...the evening star burning with unusual brightness in the spring sky before falling below the horizon. Ever-returning spring, trinity sure to me you bring,...drooping star in the west, And thought of him I love. Whatever the image, Lincoln's apotheosis gave him a godlike quality. He became the deity of American...
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Walt Whitman: The Contemporary Reviews

Kenneth M. Price - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 356 pages
The American Critical Archives is a series of reference books that provide representative selections of contemporary reviews of the main works of major American authors ...
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Poetic Designs: An Introduction to Meters, Verse Forms, and Figures of Speech

Stephen Adams - Poetry - 1997 - 256 pages
...reveal more various and intricate techniques of patterning: When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd, And the great star early droop'd in the western sky...drooping star in the west, And thought of him I love. Here, the first two lines are parallel, while the third is poised on antithesis of past and future...
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Civil War Poetry: An Anthology

Paul Negri - History - 1997 - 119 pages
...the westem sky in the night, I moum'd, and yet shall moum with ever-retuming spring. Ever-retuming spring, trinity sure to me you bring, Lilac blooming...drooping star in the west, And thought of him I love. 2 O powerful westem fallen star! O shades of night— O moody, tearful night! O great star disappear'd—...
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Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1997 - 48 pages
...passages are drawn Jrom a longer poem on Lincoln's death. When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom'd, And the great star early droop'd in the western sky...mourn'd, and yet shall mourn with ever-returning spring. Ever- returning spring, trinity sure to me you bring, Lilac blooming perennial and drooping star in...
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Walt Whitman: The Critical Heritage

Milton Hindus - Reference - 1997 - 292 pages
...to him other barbarisms. The true scansion of the tercet seems, however, to be this: — / '.!,!' ' Ever-returning spring, | trinity sure to me you bring,...blooming perennial | and drooping star in the west | iii And thought of him I love. | There is, that is to say, a sequence of five members, each of them...
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Walt Whitman: Selected Poems 1855-1892

Walt Whitman - Poetry - 2000 - 560 pages
...droop'd in the western sky in the night, I moum'd . . . and yet shall mourn with ever-returning spring. O ever-returning spring! trinity sure to me you bring;...drooping star in the west, And thought of him I love. 2 O powerful, western, fallen star! O shades of night! O moody, tearful night! O great star disappear'd!...
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Walt Whitman: Selected Poems 1855-1892

Walt Whitman - Poetry - 1999 - 530 pages
...Drum-Taps When Lilacs Last in the Door-Yard B 1 oom ' d i WHEN lilacs" last in the door-yard bloom'd, And the great star" early droop'd in the western sky.... and yet shall mourn with ever-returning spring. O ever-returning spring! trinity sure to me you hring; Lilac blooming perennial, and drooping star...
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Those who Can-- Teach!: Celebrating Teachers who Make a Difference

Lorraine Glennon - Education - 1999 - 280 pages
...Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd": When lilacs last in the dooryard bloom 'd, And the great star droop'd in the western sky in the night, I mourn'd and yet shall mourn with ever- returning spring. Ever-returning spring, trinity sure to me you bring, Lilac blooming perennial...
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to American Literature

Laurie E. Rozakis - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 468 pages
Looks at American authors from Washington Irving to John Updike and provides brief biographical sketches, excerpts and summaries of major works, and explanations of major ...
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