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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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Englische Metrik in historischer und systematischer ..., Volume 2, Part 2

Jakob Schipper - English language - 1888
...bei E li z. B ar r. Browning, Partiny Lovers (IV, 152), und bei Edgar Poe, To Heien (S. 205): Heien, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks of yore That genlly, o'er a perfumed sea, The weary way-worn wanderer bore To his own tiative shore. Einer den obigen...
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The Magazine of Poetry and Literary Review, Volume 1

American poetry - 1889
...golden wing, And mocks my loss of liberty. WILLIAM BLAKE. TO HELEN. (Written at the age of fourteen.) 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 stand! The agate lamp within thy hand, Ah! Psyche...
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The Magazine of Poetry and Literary Review, Volume 1

Charles Wells Moulton - American poetry - 1889
...golden wing, And mocks my loss of liberty. WILLIAM BLAKE. TO HELEN. (Written at the age of fourteen.) 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 stand! The agate lamp within thy hand, Ah ! Psyche...
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A Third Poetry Book

Children's poetry, English - 1889 - 521 pages
...seems to be that the surname Nice (victory) was sometimes given to Athene, the protectress of Odysseus. That gently o'er a perfumed sea The weary, way-worn...have brought me home To the glory that was Greece, To the grandeur that was Rome. Lo, in yon brilliant window niche How statue-like I see thee stand,...
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Poet Lore, Volume 17

Literature - 1906
...poetry, the coherent expression of one people, and thus forms a genuine national literature. TO HELEN Helen, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...weary, wayworn wanderer bore, To his own native shore. — . A. Poe. A COMMON THOUGHT Somewhere on this earthly planet, In the dust of flowers to be, In...
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Lectures and Essays

William J. Scott - American literature - 1889 - 214 pages
...intellectual enlightenment. We append one of Poe's earliest and one of his latest Poems. To HELEN. HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...o'er a perfumed sea, The weary, way-worn wanderer boreTo his own native shore. On desperate seas long wont to roam, Thy hyacinth hair, thy classic face,...
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Songs from the Southland

American literature - 1890 - 32 pages
...through all these dreams endures, How soon shall I be stretched at yours ! TO HELEN. EDGAR ALLAN POE. 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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Initial Studies in American Letters

Henry Augustin Beers - American literature - 1891 - 282 pages
...Heaven had spared to me To see one sad ungathered rose On my ancestral tree. EDGAR ALLAN POE. To HELEN. 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 1...
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American Literature

Albert H. Smyth - American literature - 1889 - 304 pages
...rampart of bones. For the half of a century no mortal has disturbed them. In pace requiescat ! To HELEN. 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 !...
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The Blue Poetry Book

Andrew Lang - Children - 1891 - 351 pages
...Methinks, I see him stand, As at that moment, with a bough Of wilding in his hand. WORDSWORTH. TO HELEN HELEN, thy beauty is to me Like those Nicean barks...have brought me home To the glory that was Greece, To the grandeur that was Rome. Lo, in yon brilliant window-niche, How statue-like I see thee stand,...
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