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" But peaceful was the night Wherein the Prince of Light His reign of peace upon the earth began; The winds, with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kist, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding... "
The Living Age ... - Page 393
1857
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The complete poetical works of John Milton, with life

John Milton - 1855
...winds, with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kist, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave. The stars, with deep amaze, Stand fixed in steadfast gaze, Bending one way their precious influence...
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A compendium of English literature: chronologically arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1856 - 776 pages
...winds, with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kist, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed WBTR. The stars, with deep nrrmze, Stand ftx'd in steadfast gaze, Bending one way their precious influence...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 42

1857
...love it, though his acquaintance with it was any thing but familiar ; and though in ZyciWewhe insulted it by calling it the " watery floor" a chamber-maid's...wave :" to the day of his consummate power when, in the Paradise Lost, he sang, in lines of elaborately wrought and matchless melody " As when to them...
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Polyglot reader and guide for translation, consisting of a series of English ...

Jean Roemer - 1857
...winds with wonder whist Smoothly the waters kiss'd, Whisp'ring new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave. MILTON. XCVII. TRUTH OF THE SCRIPTUREa Whence but from Heav'n could men unskil I'd in arts, In sev'ral...
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Our Christian Classics: Readings from the Best Divines, Volume 2

James Hamilton - 1857
...with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kiss'd, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave. The stars, with deep amaze, Stand fix'd in steadfast gaze, Bending one way their precious influence,...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1857
...with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kissed, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave." This, however, is not a poem which can be understood or appreciated without a great deal of study,...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...winds, with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kist, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave. The shepherds on the lawn, Or e'er the point of dawn, Sat simply chatting in a rustic row ; Full little...
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The beautiful in nature, art, and life, Volume 1

Andrew James Symington - Aesthetics - 1857
...winds with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kist, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave !" MOZART. Johann Wolfgang Mozart the amiable, the gifted, the universal was born at Salzburg,...
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Our Christian Classics: Readings from the Best Divines with ..., Volume 2

James Hamilton - Christian literature, English - 1857
...with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters kiss'd, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave, While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wave. The stars, with deep amaze, Stand fii'd in steadfast gaze, Bending one way their precious influence,...
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Introduction to English literature, from Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - 1857
...winds with wonder whist, Smoothly the waters lost, Whispering new joys to the mild ocean, Who now hath quite forgot to rave. While birds of calm sit brooding on the charmed wiv; " The stanzas that tell of hopes of a golden age again are followed by that solemn one : " Bat...
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