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" THIS is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and in garments green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of eld, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms. "
Evangeline: a tale [in verse]. - Page 7
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1848
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The Antiquities of Arran: With a Historical Sketch of the Island, Embracing ...

John MacArthur - Arran (Scotland) - 1873 - 184 pages
...lines and wrinkles of age with hoary moss and emerald lichen ; and now they " Stand like Druids of old with voices sad and prophetic,— Stand like harpers hoar with beards that rest on their bosoms." f * Smith's Translations of "Cuthon." t Longfellow's "Evangeline." M I o 3 I CHAPTER V. Stone Circles....
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The Canadian Monthly and National Review, Volume 5

1874
...STORY OF 1812. BY FIDELIS. CHAPTER I. AN AFTERNOON SIXTY YEARS AGO. " This is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with...like Druids of eld, with voices sad and prophetic." A SOFT, balmy afternoon in the beginning of June, just in that sweet hopeful season when the springtime,...
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First Forms of Vegetation

Hugh Macmillan - Botany - 1874 - 438 pages
...with which Longfellow opens his beautiful poem of " Evangeline " — "This is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with...green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic ; Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms."...
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Colonial Experiences: Or, Sketches of People and Places in the Province of ...

Alexander Bathgate - New Zealand - 1874 - 286 pages
...hemlocks, Bearded with moss and with garments green, indistinct iu the twilight, Stand like druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms." Pressing on to the deeper recesses of the dense forest, through a deep undergrowth of shrubs and saplings,...
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West African scenes: descriptions of Fernando Po

Henry Roe (missionary.) - 1874
...eventide, wearied and lone, they Lave seemed to talk with me as the pines talked to Longfellow, — <~ Bearded with moss, and in garments green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of old, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms."...
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The Maritime provinces: a handbook for travellers [ed. by M.F. Sweetser].

Maritime provinces - Atlantic Provinces - 1875 - 336 pages
...the severity of the first winter of their abandonment." (HALIBURTON.) " This is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. " This is the...
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The Maritime Provinces: A Handbook for Travelers. A Guide to the Chief ...

Moses Foster Sweetser - Maritime Provinces - 1875 - 336 pages
...severity of the first winter of their abandonment." (HAÍIBÜRTON.) " This is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. " This is the...
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the maritime provinces: a handbook for travellers

james r. osgood and company - 1875
...the severity of the first winter of their abandonment." (HALIBURTON.) " Thig is the forest primeval. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, Bearded with...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns, the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest. " This is the...
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The Lafayette Monthly, Volume 5

1875
...the text, I have selected four lines at the opening of Evangelinc. — "This is the forest primeval, The murmuring pines and the hemlocks, "Bearded with...harpers hoar, with beards that rest on their bosoms." The meter is dactylic hexameter. This requires a dactyl in the fifth place, and a spondee in the sixth;...
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NOOKS AND CORNERS OF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST

SAMUEL ADAMS DRAKE - 1875
...hemlocks, Bearded with moss, and with garments green, indistinct in the twilight, Stand like Druids of Old, with voices sad and prophetic, Stand like harpers...bosoms. Loud from its rocky caverns the deep-voiced neighboring ocean Speaks, and in accents disconsolate answers the wail of the forest." LONGFELLOW....
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