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" In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it seemed always afternoon. All round the coast the languid air did swoon, Breathing like one that hath a, weary dream. "
Little Classics: Poems, lyrical - Page 85
edited by - 1875
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The Works of Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - English poetry - 1878 - 665 pages
...'COURAGE! ' he said, and pointed toward the land, This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon.' In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. A land of streams I some, like a downward smoke, Slow -dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did And meadow,...
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Poems of Imagination and Fancy

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1878 - 112 pages
...COURAGE T" he said, and pointed toward the land ; "This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it seemed always afternoon. All round the coast the langui 1 air did swoon, Breathing like one that hath a weary dream. Full-faced above the valley stood...
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The poetical works of Alfred Tennyson. [Vol.8,9 are of the 1878 ed. With ...

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1879
...ijOURAGE !" he said, and pointed toward the land, " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. A land of streams ! some, like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ; And...
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A Practical Grammar of the English Language

Noble Butler - English language - 1879 - 288 pages
..."Courage!" he said, and pointed toward the land, " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. Tennyson. I replied that I had never been at sea, but* that I was going. Mamjat, BULE XIV....
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Oceanica

English poetry - 1879
..."COURAGE!" he said, and pointed toward the land, VJ " This mounting wave will roll us shoreward soon." In the afternoon they came unto a land, In which it...smoke, the slender stream Along the cliff to fall, and panse, and fall did seem. A land of streams ! some like a downward smoke, Slow-dropping veils of thinnest...
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Simple English poems, ed. by H.C. Bowen

Herbert Courthope Bowen - 1879
...came unto a land In which it seemed always afternoon. All round the coast the languid air did swoon, 5 Breathing like one that hath a weary dream. Full-faced...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. A land of streams ! some, like a downward smoke, 10 Slow-dropping veils of thinnest lawn, did go ;...
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Critical History of English Literature, Volumes 1-4

Daiches David - 1969 - 800 pages
...sad-sweet dream represent, as it were, the fate of heroic themes when they enter Tennyson's poetic world. All round the coast the languid air did swoon, Breathing...downward smoke, the slender stream Along the cliff tp fall and pause and fall did seem. The use of natural images to achieve a dream landscape is again...
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More Nineteenth Century Studies: A Group of Honest Doubters

Basil Willey - Literary Criticism - 1980 - 304 pages
...or intensifying the object observed, so that it becomes a symbol of the observer's mind and feeling. 'And like a downward smoke, the slender stream Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem.' This secret was the choicest gift of romanticism to English poetry, and Tennyson inherited and exploited...
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Words That Taste Good: More Than 600 Short, Sharp, Sparkling Bits of Poetry

Bill Moore - Poetry - 1987 - 175 pages
...days when nothing seems to be happening, nothing ever did, and nothing ever will. Late in the day: Full-faced above the valley stood the moon; And like...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON Downward smoke . . . that is it. Tennyson knew all about smoke; he was an inveterate...
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Alfred Tennyson

Elaine Jordan - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 191 pages
...energy aggrieved at limits, such as death. Tennyson is a great poet of anxiety, and also of serenity: In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it...Along the cliff to fall and pause and fall did seem. (The Lotos-Eaters, 1832, 3-9) My main decision in ordering his poems has been to take the 'English...
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