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" HAIL to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or near it, Pourest thy full heart In profuse strains of unpremeditated art. Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest Like a cloud of fire... "
Graded City Speller: Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Year Grades ... - Page 291
edited by - 1908 - 303 pages
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

History - 1858
...That, as the world serves us, we may serve thee ; And both thy servants be. TO A SKYLARK Shelley. HAIL to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert,...Like a cloud of fire ; The blue deep thou wingest, singing still dost soar, and soaring ever singest. In the golden lightning Of the sunken sun, O'er...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 18

Methodist Episcopal Church - 1858
...different, yet all breathing the purest melody. His heart overflows : Higher still and higher, From tho earth thou springest; Like a cloud of fire, The blue...wingest, And singing still dost soar, and soaring crer singest l Now he has entered yon brilliant cloud ; and he seems nearing the sacred precincts,...
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Irish legends and lyrics, with poems of the imagination and fancy, Volumes 1-2

Denis Florence MacCarthy - 1858 - 455 pages
...authority of Shelley, who gives a dissyllabic sound to the word fire in his " Ode to the Skylark" " Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest, Like a cloud of fire," &c. It is a license, however, only excusable in poems like this one of the author's, where, from...
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Recreations in Shooting: With Some Account of the Game of the British Islands

John William Carleton - Hunting - 1859 - 307 pages
...fat. The Lark (Alanda arvensis, Linn.). One of our poets thus addresses this sweet warbler : " Hail to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert,...thy full heart In profuse strains of unpremeditated an. Higher still and higher, From the earth thou springest ; Like a cloud of fire, The blue deep thou...
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Works, Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - English literature - 1859
...it, and serving the purposes of Beneficence with a ca-lmness befitting his knowledge and his love. t> TO A SKYLARK. Hail to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou...from heaven, or near it, Pourest thy full heart, In [ rufiwi: strains of unpremeditated art.' Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest, Like...
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The poetical reader, with notes and questions by A.W. Buchan

Alexander Winton Buchan - 1859
...of the Alexandrine, expresses the eagerness and continuity of the song of the lark Leigh Hunt. HAIL to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or near it, Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest, Like a cloud of fire ! The blue deep thou wingest,...
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Historical and literary celebrities, selected from Chambers's papers for the ...

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1859
...with me into the clouds ' is by no means equal to Shelley's fierce lyric to the same bird ' Like a cloud of fire The blue deep thou wingest And singing ever soarest, And soaring ever singest.' Nor can it stand comparison with Keats's wild verses to the...
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An Analytical and Practical Grammar of the English Language

Peter Bullions - English language - 1859 - 244 pages
...chair, Sat a | farmer, | ruddy, | fat, and | fair. 5. Hail to | thee, hlithe | spirit! | hird thnu | never | wert, That from | heaven, or | near it, | pourest | thy full | heart. 6. Night and | morning | were at | meeting, | over | Water | 15o ; Cocks had | sung their | earliest...
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Art, Literature, and the Drama

Margaret Fuller - American literature - 1860 - 449 pages
...mountain river, Pouring out praise to the Almighty Giver, Joy and jollity be with us both." Hear Shelley. Hail to thee, blithe spirit! Bird thou never wert,...springest. Like a cloud of fire The blue deep thou wingcst, And singing still dost soar, and soaring ever singest. O'er which clouds arc bright'ning,...
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A Compendious History of English Literature, and of the English ..., Volume 2

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1861
...Shelley's shorter poems his Ode, or Hymn, as it may be called, To a Skylark, written in 1820 : Hail to thee, blithe spirit, Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or near it, Poorest thy full heart In profuse strains of unpremeditated art. VOL. II. 2 K Higher still and higher...
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