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" The startled waves leap over it ; the storm Smites it with all the scourges of the rain, And steadily against its solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurricane. The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings and winds and solitary cries,... "
Soldiers and Sailors in Peace as in War - Page 65
by Herbert Byng Hall - 1869 - 136 pages
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H. W. Longfellow and W. C. Bryant

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1902 - 714 pages
...scourges of the rain, And steadily against its solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurricane. The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping In his hand the fire of Jove, It does not hear...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Early poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1903
...scourges of the rain, And steadily against its solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurricane. The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, It does not hear...
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The Birds of Essex County, Massachusetts

Charles Wendell Townsend - Birds - 1905 - 352 pages
...23 38 9 Canada Goose .... O 47 o 4 22 Total I 6o 317 179 3o2 32o CHAPTER VIII. LIGHTHOUSE RECORDS. "The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies." LONGFELLOW, " The Lighthouse." IF a complete and accurate record could be kept at the lighthouses of...
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The Youthful Haunts of Longfellow

George Thornton Edwards - Poets, American - 1907 - 205 pages
...scourges of the rain, And steadily against its solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurricane. The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, It does not hear...
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Guide Books to English, Book 2

Ada Van Stone Harris, Charles Benajah Gilbert - English language - 1907
...for evermore that quenchless flame, Shines on that inextinguishable light! * * * * VIII The sea bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings and winds...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. IX A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, It does not...
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The Courtship of Miles Standish and Minor Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1910
...solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurricane. The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din 45 Of wings and winds and solitary cries, Blinded and...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock,0 Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, 50 It does not...
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English Lessons: Book One-two

Ada Van Stone Harris, Charles Benajah Gilbert - English language - 1912
...Burns on for evermore that quenchless flame, Shines on that inextinguishable light! VIII The sea bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings and winds...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. IX A. new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, It does not...
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Constructive English for the Higher Grades of the Grammar School

Ina Capitola Emery - English language - 1915 - 465 pages
...scourges of the rain, And steadily against its solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurricane. The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, "Sail on ! "...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1922 - 689 pages
...scourges of the rain, And steadily against its solid form Press the great shoulders of the hurriThe sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies. A new Prometheus, chained upon the rock, Still grasping in his hand the fire of Jove, It does not hear...
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Longfellow: A Rediscovered Life

Charles C. Calhoun - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 317 pages
...students of low tides and late afternoons—but Longfellow could paint with Homer's realism as well: The sea-bird wheeling round it, with the din Of wings...within, Dashes himself against the glare, and dies We can see this coastal vision take shape in an unpublished passage of blank verse from his journal...
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