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" I, that was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking like Venus, the gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes... "
The North British review - Page 21
1855
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The Southern Review, Volume 8

1832
...away so far off, whom I have followed so many years with so great love and desire in so many jonrnies, and am now left behind in a dark prison all alone."...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sitting in the shad* like a goddess, singing like an angel," &c. This " Venus," as Hume...
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The Southern Review, Volume 8

1832
...off, whom I have followed so many years with so great love and desire in so many journies, and ato now left behind in a dark prison all alone." " I,...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sitting in the shade like a goddess, singing like an angel," &c. This "Venus," as Hume...
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The History of Maryland: From Its First Settlement, in 1633, to ..., Volume 1

John Leeds Bozman - Maryland - 1837
...followed so many years, with so great love and desire, in so many journeys, and am now left behind her in a dark prison all alone. I, that was wont to behold...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes...
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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...age, Raleigh thus speaks of her, in a letter intended for her perusal: — " I that was wont to see / like a nymph, sometimes sitting in the shade, like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes...
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Lives of the queens of England, from the Norman conquest. By A. [and E ...

Agnes Strickland, Elizabeth Strickland - 1840
...shewn to the queen : " How," he asks, " can I live alone in prison, while she is afar off- — I, who was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph. Sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes playing on the lute like Orpheus....
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 71

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1840
...misery ' from being deprived of the delight of seeing her ' — ' her that he had been wont to behold riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph ; sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess — sometimes singing like an angel, sometimes...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 39

Robert Walsh, John Jay Smith - 1840
...of misery " from being deprived of the light of seeing her" — "her that he had been wont to behold riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks, like a nymph ; sometimes sitting in the shade like a goddess — sometimes singing like an angol, sometimes...
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Amenities of Literature: Consisting of Sketches and Characters of English ...

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1841
...penned, potent with the condensed essence of old romance. The amorist in his prison thus sorrows : " I was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometimes singing like an angel." Sir...
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Amenities of literature, sketches and characters of English literature, Volume 3

Isaac Disraeli - 1841
...condensed essence of old romance. The amorist in his prison thus sorrows : " I was wont to behold^her riding like Alexander, hunting like Diana, walking...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel." Sir Walter...
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Amenities of Literature, Consisting of Sketches and Characters of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - English literature - 1842
...penned, potent with the condensed essence of old romance. The amorist in his prison thus sorrows : "I was wont to behold her riding like Alexander, hunting...gentle wind blowing her fair hair about her pure cheeks like a nymph ; sometime sitting in the shade like a goddess, sometime singing like an angel." Sir Walter...
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