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" TO HELEN. Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks of yore, That gently, o'er a perfumed sea, The weary, way-worn wanderer bore To his own native shore. On desperate seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, Thy Naiad airs... "
The Land We Love - Page 45
1866
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Edgar Poe and his critics

Sarah Helen Whitman - 1860
...innate experience." As the lines do not appear in the latest editions of his poems we give them here. " Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...have brought me home To the glory that was Greece, To the grandeur that was Rome. Lol in yon brilliant window niche, How statue-like I see thee stand,...
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Edgar Poe and his critics

Sarah Helen Whitman - Poets, American - 1860 - 81 pages
...innate experience." As the lines do not appear in the latest editions of his poems we give them here. " Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...perfumed sea, The weary, wayworn wanderer bore To bis own native shora. On desperate seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic boa, Thy...
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Thalatta! Or The great commoner [signed S.].

John Skelton (sir.) - 1862
...like an antique grace, like a line of Horace in the Digest, like this radiant sonnet by Edgar Poe : Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Rome. Lo ! in yon brilliant window-niche How statue-like I see thee stand, The afcate-lamp within thy hand !...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1863
...Edgar Allan Poe, is one " To Helen," commencing : — " Helen, thy beauty is to me Like tlutse Nician barks of yore, That gently, o'er a perfumed sea, The...weary way-worn wanderer bore To his own native shore." The second line of this truly beautiful composition presents some difficulty. I offer the following...
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The works of Edgar Allan Poe [with a mem. by R.W. Griswold].

Edgar Allan Poe - 1865
...of the outline are such as few poets ever attain. There is a smack of ambrosia about it. TO HELEN. Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...wont to roam. Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, e Thy Naiad airs have brought me home To the glory that was Greece And the grandeur that was Rome....
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The poetical works of Edgar Allan Poe, ed. by J. Hannay. Complete ed

Edgar Allan Poe - 1865
...Charlottesville, noted for " intemperance " and " other vices " — writes about a girl: — To HELEN. HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, The Naiad airs have brought me home To the glory that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Rome. Lo,...
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London Society, Volume 5; Volume 7

James Hogg, Florence Marryat - English literature - 1865
...for him I transcribe, and to him dedicate my verses. ' Helen ! thy beauty is to me Like those Niccau barks of yore, That gently o'er a perfumed sea The weary wayworn wanderer bore To his own native »bore. ' On desperat« seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth air, thy classic face, Thy Naiad airs...
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London society

1865
...native shore. ' On desperats teas long wool to roam, Thy hyacinth air, thy claeeic face, íby Naiad aire have brought me home To the glory that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Home. ' Лs in yon brilliant window niche How eutuelike I see thee etand. The agate...
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The poetical works of Edgar Allan Poe, with orig. memoir. New illustr. ed

Edgar Allan Poe - 1866 - 185 pages
...think His spirit is communing with an angel's. TO HELEX. HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Xicean barks of yore That gently, o'er a perfumed sea, The...that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Rome. Lo, in yon brilliant window-niche How statue-like I see thee stand, The agate lamp within thy hand Ah,...
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Called to account

Annie Thomas - 1867
...as she was ?" Her beauty brought him back again, he caught the hand as it came down, and quoted— " Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, Thy Naiad airs...brought me home To the glory that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Home." " What are you talking about ?" she asked, wonderingly. " Is that your own...
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