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" TO HELEN. Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks of yore, That gently, o'er a perfumed sea, The weary, way-worn wanderer bore To his own native shore. On desperate seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, Thy Naiad airs... "
The Land We Love - Page 45
1866
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The Academical

English literature - 1870 - 127 pages
...which we may be pardoned for quoting entire. It is said to have been written in his early youth : — "Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Rome. Lo, in yon brilliant window niche How statue-like I see thee stand, The agate lamp within thy hand ! Ah,...
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The Century, Volume 101

1921
...inviolate, is the plot in old Shockoe Hill Cemetery where lie the ashes of the woman to whom he wrote: Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...weary, wayworn wanderer bore To his own native shore. For his sake an occasional pilgrim still lays a flower on the grave within this plot on which, beneath...
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The poetical works of Edgar Allan Poe, with orig. memoir. New illustr. ed

Edgar Allan Poe - 1871
...— l?y him who, as he pens them, thrills to think His spirit is communing with an angel's. TO HELEN. HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...bore To his own native shore. On desperate seas long wontwb roam, 0 • Thy hyacinth hak, thy classic face, Thy Naiad airs have brought me home To the glory...
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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 1

Edgar Allan Poe - 1871
...o'er a perfiyiied sea. The weary, way-wnrn wanderer bore To hli own native shore. On desperate neat long wont to roam. Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face, Thy Naiad aln hive brought me home To the glory thnt was Greece And the grandear that was Rome. Lo : In yon brilliant...
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American poems, selected and ed. by W.M. Rossetti

William Michael Rossetti - American poetry - 1873 - 512 pages
...Weir — Well I know, now, this dark tarn of Auber, This ghoul-haunted woodland of Weir." TO HELEN. HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...was Greece, And the grandeur that was Rome. , Lo, in yon brilliant window-niche How statue-like I see thee stand, The agate lamp within thy hand ! Ah...
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Lit, Volume 33

1873
...heightens the statuesqueness and antique charm of the poem. "Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicaen barks of yore, That gently o'er a perfumed sea The...Naiad airs have brought me home To the glory that was Grace To the grandeur that was Rome. Lo in yon brilliant window-niche How statue-like I see thee stand...
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Works, Volume 2

1876
...unbroken, Is a symbol and a token — How it hangs upon the trees, A mystery of mysteries 1 TO HELEN. HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...brought me home To the glory that was Greece And the grandeur that was Home. Lo ! in yon brilliant window-niche How statue-like I see thee stand ! The agate...
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Works, Volume 1

1876
...ever attain. There is a smack of ambrosia about it TO HELEN. Helen, thy beauty Is to me Like thoie Nicean barks of yore, That gently, o'er a perfumed sea. The weary, way-worn wanderer bora To his own native shore. On riesperate seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic...
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The Dublin university magazine, Volume 90

1877
...movement we find occasionally in Edgar Poe, as in : — Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicéan barks of yore That gently, o'er a perfumed sea, The...brought me home To the glory that was Greece, And the granieur that was Rome. Here is a stanza of Swinburne's, of which Collins once declared his especial...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal

1877
...movement we find occasionally in Edgar Poe, as in :— Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nic^an barks of yore That gently, o'er a perfumed sea, The...brought me home To the glory that was Greece, And the grandeur that was Rome. Here is a stanza of Swinburne's, of which Collins once declared his especial...
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