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" I fill this cup to one made up Of loveliness alone, A woman, of her gentle sex The seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements And kindly stars have given A form so fair, that, like the air, Tis less of earth than heaven. "
Gems from the American Poets: With Brief Biographical Notices - Page 73
1844 - 120 pages
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The North American Review, Volume 21

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1825
...woman, of her gentle sex the seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given, A form so fair, that, like the air, 'tis less of earth...they, and from her lips each flows As one may see the burthened bee forth issue from the rose. Affections are as thoughts to her, the measures of her hours...
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The London Magazine, Volume 4

John Scott, John Taylor - 1826
...woman, of her gentle sex the seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given, A form so fair, that, like the air, 'tis less of earth...coinage of her heart are they, and from her lips each flaws As one may see the burthened bee forth issue from the rose. Affections are as thoughts to her,...
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The New-York Review, and Atheneum Magazine, Volume 2

William Cullen Bryant, Robert Charles Sands, Henry J. Anderson - American periodicals - 1826
...woman, of her gentle sex the seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that, like the air, 'tis less of earth...music's own, like those of morning birds, And something mure than melody dwells ever in her words ; The coinage of her heart are they, and from her lips each...
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Kettell, Samuel: Specimens of American Poetry...

1829
...; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that like the air, 't is less of earth than heaven. Her every tone is music's...they, and from her lips each flows As one may see the burthen'd bee forth issue from the rose. Affections are as thoughts to her, the measure of her hours...
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The Lyre: Fugitive Poetry of the Xixth Century

English poetry - 1830 - 360 pages
...woman, of her gentle sex the seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that, like the air, 'tis less of earth...they, and from her lips each flows As one may see the burthen'd bee forth issue from the rose. Affections are as thoughts to her, the measure of her hours...
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Flora's Interpreter: Or, The American Book of Flowers and Sentiments

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Flower language - 1832 - 223 pages
...Iris Juno sends with haste. Ovid. SENTIMENT. To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that like the air 'tis less of earth than heaven. Affections are as thoughts to her, the measure of her hours, Her feelings have the fragrancy, . the...
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The Laurel: a Gift for All Seasons: Being a Collection of Poems

American poetry - 1836 - 252 pages
...whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that, like the air, 't is leas of earth than heaven. Her every tone is music's own, like those of moming birds, And something more than melody dwells ever in her words ; The coinage of her bean are...
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Flora's Dictionary

Elizabeth Washington Wirt - Flower language - 1837 - 220 pages
...A woiimn of her gentle sex, the seeming paragon ; To whom the elements, and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that like the air, 'tis less of earth than heaven EC Pinckney. Hers ls the enchantment which the heart confers ; A mouth sweet from its smiles, a glancing...
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The Poets of America, Illustrated by One of Her Painters

John Gadsby Chapman - American poetry - 1840 - 284 pages
...woman, of her gentle sex the seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that, like the air, 'tis less of earth...they, and from her lips each flows As one may see the burdened bee forth issue from the rose. Affections are as thoughts to her, the measure of her hours;...
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The poets of America, Volume 1

John Keese - American poetry - 1840
...woman, of her gentle sex the seeming paragon ; To whom the better elements and kindly stars have given A form so fair, that, like the air, 'tis less of earth...dwells ever in her words ; The coinage of her heart are lley, and from her lips each flows As one may see the burdened bee forth issue from the rose. Affections...
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