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" with the strange device, Excelsior I There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but beautiful, he lay, And from the sky, serene and far, A voice fell, like a falling star, Excelsior ! POEMS ON SLAVERY. 1843. [The following poems, with one exception,... "
The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Page 42
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1871 - 363 pages
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 35

1850
...device— 'Excelsior!' " There in the twilight cold and grey, Lifeless, but beautiful, he lay ; Ami from the sky, serene and far, A voice fell like a falling star— 'Excelsior!' " We are sorry to say that the only poem of any length contained in this volume we have as yet been...
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The North American Review, Volume 55

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1842
...snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device Excelsior ! " There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star, Excelsior!" — pp. 129 -132. The figure in the last stanza, " A voice fell, like a falling star," has been objected...
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Ballads and Other Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1842 - 132 pages
...the snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device Excelsior ! There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star, Excelsior ! END. :OCT TO 1935 ^ ^k ...
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Ballads and Other Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1842 - 132 pages
...his hand of ice That banner with the strange device Excelsior ! i J • 132 BALLADS AND OTHER POEMS. There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star, Excelsior ! END. I * SAY 1 ...
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The New York Review, Volumes 1-10

Francis Lister Hawks, Lambert Lilly, Caleb Sprague Henry, Joseph Green Cogswell - Bibliography - 1842
...snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device, Excelsior! " There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star, Excelsior !" '' The Goblet of Life," like the poem above quoted, possesses merit of a superior order. But, as...
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The poets and poetry of America: with an historical introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Literary Criticism - 1843 - 476 pages
...snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device, Excelsior ! There, in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star ! Excelsior ! THE RAINY DAY. The day is cold, and dark, and dreary ; It rains, and the wirid is never weary ; The...
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Readings in American Poetry

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 264 pages
...the snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device, Excelsior! There, in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star! Excelsior! THE EXILE AT REST. BY. JOHN riEKPONT. His falchion flash'd along the Nile ; His hosts he led through...
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Readings in American Poetry

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 264 pages
...the snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device, Excelsior! There, in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star! Excelsior! ■ THE EXILE AT REST. BY JOHN riERFONT. His falchion flash'd along the Nile ; His hosts he led through...
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The poets and poetry of America: with an historical introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 476 pages
...snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device, Excelsior ! There, in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...serene and far, A voice fell, like a falling star ! ■. * * ■ i 1j Mil-lei ; ' THE RAINY DAY. The day is cold, and dark, and dreary ; It rains, and...
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Life, by ***.

Life - 1844
...patient, charitable, mild, and devoted to the duties of his calling. CHAPTER XVIII. PERKINS GRAVE. "There, in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but...far, A voice fell, like a falling star ;" Excelsior. PKRKINS' span was fast drawing to its close : it was clear he soon must die;—yes, die, and leave...
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