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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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English history, poetry and prose. Western Europe

Delphian Society - 1913
...on their eyes in the stream's recess Till they die of their own dear loveliness. And the maid-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. And the hyacinth, purple and white and blue, Which flung from...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - English poetry - 1901 - 651 pages
...tnrf, 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 in the stream's recess 'i Till they die of their own dear loveliness; 10 L— __ And the Naiad-like lily of the vale, Whom...
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Music Supervisors' Journal, Volumes 11-12

Music - 1924
...of Shelley's passionate apprehension of beauty, and of those lines of his: "And Narcissi, fairest of them all, Who gaze on their eyes in the stream's recess Till they die of their own dear loveliness." The work is a cantata for women's voices. Treble-voice pupils in our elementary schools could manage...
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Child Classics: The Sixth Reader

Georgia Alexander, Grace Alexander - Readers - 1917 - 365 pages
...tuft, like the voice and the instrument. Then the pied windflowers and the tulip tall, And narcissi, fairest among them all, Who gaze on their eyes in...recess, Till they die of their own dear loveliness. A MODEST WIT I A supercilious nabob of the east — Haughty, being great — purse-proud, being rich,...
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The Collected Works of George Moore: Memoirs of my dead life

George Moore - Painting, Modern - 1920
...Shelley's poems for clandestine reading, and the flowers in " The Sensitive Plant " that " . . . . gaze in the stream's recess Till they die of their own dear loveliness " helped him to withstand the pressure of Catholicism and gave him courage to resist threats of floggings...
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Forward from Babylon

Louis Golding - 1921 - 307 pages
...philosophy.' Anyhow, that's not the part I like so much. What d'you think of this ? . . . Narcissi, the fairest among them all Who gaze on their eyes...recess Till they die of their own dear loveliness." " What does thy mother think of it ? My head's aching ; what can I understand thereof ? " " Oh yes,...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...valley-lilies whiter still Than Leda's love, and cresses from the rill. KEATS — Endymum. Bk. IL 155. 17 promise constantly redeems. TCCKERMAN — Sonnets. XXII. 8 The warrior fo ao pale, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen, Through their pavilions of tender green. SHELLEY—...
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A Book of British and American Verse

Henry Van Dyke, Hardin Craig, Asa Don Dickinson - American poetry - 1922 - 1908 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...recess, Till they die of their own dear loveliness ; 20 And the Naiad-like lily of the vale, Whom youth makes so fair and passion so pale, That the light...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge ...

Curtis Hidden Page - English poetry - 1924 - 458 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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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century, Part 2

Curtis Hidden Page - English poetry - 1910 - 935 pages
...turf, like the voice and the instrument. Then the pied wind-flowers and the tulip tall, And narcissi, ment, The louring brows hung round, p:. If, That the light of its tremulous bells is seen Through their pavilions of tender green ; And...
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