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" Then the pied wind-flowers and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes in the stream's recess, Till they die of their own dear loveliness... "
Time's Telescope - Page 205
1824
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The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp]., Volume 5

Robert Kemp Philp
...of the water-flag, the noble-looking arrowhead, and the fair and elegant narcissus, which together " Gaze on their eyes in the stream's recess, Till they die of their own dear loveliness !" How delightful it is to sit in a spot like this — upon the moss-covered trunk of some old tree,...
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Sketches of the Poetical Literature of the Past Half-century in Six Lectures

David Macbeth Moir - English poetry - 1851 - 335 pages
...turf, like the voice and the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers, and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes...pale, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen Through their pavilions of tender green ; And the hyacinth purple, and white, and blue, Which flung...
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Garden Walks with the Poets

Caroline Matilda Kirkland - English poetry - 1852 - 340 pages
...turf, like the voice and the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes...pale, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen Through their pavilions of tender green ; And the hyacinth purple, and white, and blue, Which flung...
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The Ladies' Wreath, Volume 7

American literature - 1852
...turf, like the voice and the instrument. " Then the pied wind-flowers and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes...pale, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen Through their pavilions of tender green. "And the hyacinth, purple, and white, and blue, Which flung...
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The cruet stand, select pieces of prose and poetry, Volume 2

C. Gough - 1853
...musical verse. Growing in the garden, with the sensitive plant and other flowers, was " naiad like lily of the vale, Whom youth makes so fair, and passion...pale, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen, Through their pavilions of tender green." Hood, who in some of his lyrics so much resembles the moral...
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Gift of Flowers: Love's Wreath for 1854

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Gift books - 1854 - 287 pages
...turf, like the voice to the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers, and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest among them all— Who gaze on their eyes...loveliness ! And the naiad-like lily of the vale, rk „ Whom youth makes so fair, and passion so pale That the light of its tremulous bells is seen...
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Adeline; or, Mysteries, romance, and realities of ..., Volume 2; Volume 30

Osborn W Trenery Heighway - 1854
...conceits ; and on the high pale-browed lily, " A fairy thing, Like daylight in its opening." Or, " The naiad-like lily of the vale, Whom youth makes so fair and passion so pale." Or, " The lady lily, fairer than the moon," Or, " The lily, a delicate lady, Who sat under her green...
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The Poetical Works of Coleridge and Keats with a Memoir of Each ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1855
...turf, like the voice and the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers and the tulip tail, And narcissi, the fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes...pale That the light of its tremulous bells is seen Through their pavilions of tender green ; And the hyacinth purple, and white, and blue, Which flung...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 2

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1855
...turf, like the voice and the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes...pale That the light of its tremulous bells is seen Through their pavilions of tender green ; And the hyacinth purple, and white, and blue, Which flung...
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The shower of pearls, a collection of poetry, original and selected, for ...

Charlotte Phillips - 1855
...voice and the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers, and the tulip tall, And narcissi, the fairest of them all, Who gaze on their eyes, in the stream's...Till they die of their own dear loveliness. And the hayacinth, purple, white, and blue, Which flung from their bells a sweet peal anew Of music so delicate,...
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