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" Oft of one wide expanse had I been told, That deep-brow'd Homer ruled as his demesne : Yet did I never breathe its pure serene Till I heard Chapman speak out loud and bold : Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken... "
Old and new London: a narrative of its history, its people and its places ... - Page 341
by George Walter Thornbury, Edward Walford - 1880
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 201

1905
...may feel 1 ... like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific — and all his men Look'd at each other with a mild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien.' AKT. IX.— TYPHOONS AND CYCLONES ZVie Cyclones of...
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The Christian Remembrancer, Volume 6

Christianity - 1843
...wide expanse had I been told That deep-brow d Homer ruled as his demesne: Yet did I never breathe iU pure serene Till I heard Chapman speak out loud and...Pacific— and all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surprise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien." The following, though unfinished, and though one " cannot...
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Retrospective Review: And Historical and Antiquarian Magazine, Volume 7

Henry Southern, Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1823
...Mr. Keats, and was written on the subject of his first reading Chapman's Homer. It is as follows: " Much have I travell'd in the realms of gold, And many...all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien." There still remain to be noticed two poems of Shakespeare : the...
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The retrospective review, Volume 7

1823
...Mr. Keats, and was written on the subject of his first reading Chapman's Homer. It is as follows : " Much have I travell'd in the realms of gold, And many...all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien." There still remain to be noticed two poems of Shakespeare : the...
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The Retrospective Review

Books - 1823
...Mr. Keats, and was written on the subject of his first reading Chapman's Homer. It is as follows : " Much have I travell'd in the realms of gold, And many...all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien." There still remain to be noticed two poems of Shakespeare : the...
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Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - Authors - 1828 - 513 pages
...the skies, When a new plantt stems into his ken, Or like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes He star'd at the Pacific — and all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in Darien. Modern criticism has made the public well acquainted with the merits...
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Specimens of English Sonnets

Alexander Dyce - Sonnets, English - 1833 - 224 pages
...skies, When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes He star'd at the Pacific — and all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien. EDWARD LORD THURLOW. TO A BIRD, THAT HAUNTED THE WATERS OF LAKEN,...
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An Historical Account of the Circumnavigation of the Globe: And of the ...

Discoveries in geography - 1837 - 350 pages
...— " Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken, Or like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in Darien." cliffs of New Albion,...
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The Poetical Works of Howitt, Milman, and Keats: Complete in One Volume

Mary Botham Howitt - English poetry - 1840 - 522 pages
...angel's tear That falls through the clear ether silently. ON FIRST LOOKING LNTO CHAPMAN'S НОЖЕВ. MUCH have I travell'd in the realms of gold. And many...all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Dänen. ON LEAVING 8ОИЕ FRIENDS AT AN EARLT HOUR GIVE me a golden pen,...
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The Poetical Works of Howitt, Milman, and Keats: Complete in One Volume

Mary Botham Howitt - English poetry - 1840 - 522 pages
...skies When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He stared nt the Pacific — and all his men Look'd at each other with a wild i Silent, upon a peak in Danen. ON LEAYING SOME FRIENDS AT AN EARLY HOC« GIYE me a golden pen, and...
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