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" I, that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking like Venus, the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes... "
The North British review - Page 21
1855
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The Southern Review, Volume 8

1832
...away so far off, whom I have followed so many years with so great love and desire in so many jonrnies, and am now left behind in a dark prison all alone."...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sitting in the shad* like a goddess, singing like an angel," &c. This " Venus," as Hume...
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The Southern Review, Volume 8

1832
...off, whom I have followed so many years with so great love and desire in so many journies, and ato now left behind in a dark prison all alone." " I,...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sitting in the shade like a goddess, singing like an angel," &c. This "Venus," as Hume...
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The History of Maryland: From Its First Settlement, in 1633, to ..., Volume 1

John Leeds Bozman - Maryland - 1837
...followed so many years, with so great love and desire, in so many journeys, and am now left behind her in a dark prison all alone. I, that was wont to behold...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes...
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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...age, Raleigh thus speaks of her, in a letter intended for her perusal: " I that was wont to see / like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade, like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes...
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Lives of the queens of England, from the Norman conquest. By A. [and E ...

Agnes Strickland, Elizabeth Strickland - History - 1840
...shewn to the queen : " How," he asks, " can I live alone in prison, while she is afar off- I, who was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph. Sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes playing on the lute like Orpheus....
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 71

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - Women and literature - 1840
...misery ' from being deprived of the delight of seeing her ' ' her that he had been wont to behold riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph ; sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 39

Eliakim Littell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1840
...of misery " from being deprived of the light of seeing her" "her that he had been wont to behold riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph ; sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess sometimes singing like an angol, sometimes...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English ...

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1841
...penned, potent with the condensed essence of old romance. The amorist in his prison thus sorrows : " I was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel." Sir...
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Amenities of literature, sketches and characters of English literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - Literary Criticism - 1841
...condensed essence of old romance. The amorist in his prison thus sorrows : " I was wont to behold^her riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel." Sir Walter...
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Amenities of Literature, Consisting of Sketches and Characters of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - English literature - 1842
...penned, potent with the condensed essence of old romance. The amorist in his prison thus sorrows : "I was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel." Sir Walter...
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