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" THE curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a solemn stillness... "
The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ... - Page 197
by English poets - 1790
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Rereading Russian Poetry

Stephanie Sandler - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 365 pages
...Written in a Country Church Yard. The Curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, 5 And all the air...
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Gainsborough's Vision

Amal Asfour, Dr Paul Williamson, Paul Williamson - Art - 1999 - 325 pages
...that painted by Gainsborough: The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. 82 The strong presence of the sensitive, subjective observer is, of...
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Nikolai Zabolotsky: Enigma and Cultural Paradigm

Sarah Pratt - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 316 pages
...statement about perception. The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a...
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November: Lincoln's Elegy at Gettysburg

Kent Gramm - History - 2001 - 344 pages
...Written in a Country Church- Yard The Curfew tolls the Knell of parting Day, The lowing Herd wind slowly o'er the Lea, The Plow-man homeward plods his weary Way, And leaves the World to Darkness, and to me. Now fades the glimmering Landscape on the Sight, And all the Air...
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And Now a Few Words From Me: Advertising's Leading Critic Lays Down the Law ...

Bob Garfield - Business & Economics - 2003 - 256 pages
...it can be the stuff of magic. The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. That's the first stanza of Thomas Gray's "Elegy Written in a Country...
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All Courses Great and Small: A Golfer's Pilgrimage to England and Wales

James W. Finegan - Sports & Recreation - 2003 - 288 pages
...idyllic scene again and again: The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight, And all the air a...
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Masterclass American & British Literature

English language - 2005
...The poem below is a quatrain. The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. (From: Gray, Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard) What type of quatrain...
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Traveling: An Anthology of Award-Winning Poetry

John Reid - Poetry - 2005 - 151 pages
...Country Churchyard by Thomas Gray The Curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. Him have we seen the greenwood side along, When o'er the heath we...
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西洋文學術語手冊

張錯 - Literature - 2005 - 335 pages
...第一段氣氛極為陰沉感人: The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd wind slowly o,er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me 暮杜枝婪了哄色 低嗚牛群緩促繞過牧場 農夫拖著疲乏步伐回家...
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The Invention of Evening: Perception and Time in Romantic Poetry

Christopher R. Miller - Art - 2006 - 262 pages
...Country Churchyard" (1751): The curfew tolls the knell of parting day, The lowing herd winds slowly o'er the lea, The plowman homeward plods his weary way, And leaves the world to darkness and to me. (i-4)44 In the crossed paths of lyric speaker and plowman at dusk...
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