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" He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, Nor that his frame was dust. He danced along the dingy days, And this bequest of wings Was but a book. What liberty A loosened spirit brings! "
The World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture - Page 3647
edited by - 1917
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An American Anthology, 1787-1900

Edmund Clarence Stedman - 1901 - 878 pages
...star, and there a star, Some lose their way. Here a mist, and there a mist, Afterwards — day ! A BOOK th; And I who woke each morrow To clasp thy baud in...'ve in vain essayed it, And feel I cannot now. While ! UTTERANCE I FOUND the phrase to every thought I ever had, but one; And that defies me, — as a hand...
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Golden Poems by British and American Authors

Francis Fisher Browne - Poetry - 1906 - 494 pages
...mountain, cold and gray ; O sail, in thy snowy whiteness, Come not into port, I pray ! ANONYMOUS. A BOOK HE ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...this bequest of wings Was but a book. What liberty A loosen'd spirit brings ! EMILY DICKINSON. THE NIGHT HAS A THOUSAND EYES THE night has a thousand eyes,...
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Annual Report - Enoch Pratt Free Library, Volumes 24-32

Enoch Pratt Free Library - 1910
...and they lift a man out of the limiting categories cf space and time, as Emily Dickinson well wrote: "He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...but a book, what liberty A loosened spirit brings !" Most of the people who draw books from the Library are careful with them, and only a small number...
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Branch Library News, Volumes 1-3

New York Public Library - Classified catalogs - 1914
...Street, 67th Street, Webster, St. Agnes, 96th Street, Fort Washington, Mott Haven and Morrisania. A BOOK HE ate and drank the precious words. His spirit grew...but a book. What liberty A loosened spirit brings! — Emily Dickinson. 124 NEW BOOKS A BOOK NOT OWNED BY THIS BRANCH LIBRARY CAN BE BORROWED FOR YOU...
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The Chautauquan, Volume 36

1903
...book about our oivn country." Emily Dickinson must have had such a boy in mind when she wrote, "lie ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...that his frame was dust; He danced along the dingy ways, And this bequest of wings Was but a book. What liberty A loosened spirit brings !" All reports...
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Michigan Library Bulletin, Volumes 11-16

Libraries - 1920
...outline and constitution of ML A 23 Cross Word Puzzle Key '. ... '. 25 Additions to State Library 26 "He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...but a book. What liberty A loosened spirit brings !" —EMILY DICKINSON THE LIBRAR!' SURTEY. The Michigan State Library has co-operated with the Library...
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Mazama, Volume 5

Hiking - 1916
...pals. MARY GENE SMITH. MILLER, WARREN H. "Camping Out." 1918. Qeo. H. Doran Company, New York. A Book He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...this bequest of wings Was but a book. What liberty A loosen'd spirit brings! — Emily Dickinson. Mazama Membership List, November i, 1918 ACTON, HARRY...
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Bulletin of Bibliography and Dramatic Index, Volume 9

Bibliography - 1917
...209p. Dickinson, Emily. Poems; ed. by Mabel Loomis Todd and TW Higginson. Boston. Little, 1908. 152p. "He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...but a book. What liberty A loosened spirit brings!" 168 July, 1917 169 — The single hound; with introd. by her niece, Martha Dickinson Bianchi. Boston....
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The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit

Ralph Waldo Trine - Mind and body - 1917 - 241 pages
...ages. That splendid verse by Emily Dickinson means as much to him as it would to a dumb stolid ox: He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...but a book! What liberty A loosened spirit brings! Yes, life and its manifold possibilities of unfoldment and avenues of enjoyment—life, and the things...
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War-time "over Here,"

William Allen Knight - World War, 1914-1918 - 1918 - 139 pages
...wrote the words which seem to us perhaps the choicest we know to be sounded just now. Here they are: " He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew...a book. — What liberty A loosened spirit brings! " " THEY ALSO SERVE WHO ONLY STAND AND WAIT " A certain well-known hotel has hit upon a way of meeting...
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