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" If aught of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May hope, chaste eve, to soothe thy modest ear. Like thy own solemn springs, Thy springs, and dying gales... "
The Poetical Works ...: With the Life of the Author - Page 58
by Samuel Johnson - 1805 - 132 pages
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The New Parley Library ..., Volumes 1-2

1844 - 836 pages
...earth. Mm. HEUAICI. ODE TO EVENING. If ought of oaten (top, or pastoral umg, May hope, chaste Eve, to soothe thy modest ear, Like thy own solemn springs, Thy springs, and dying gale* ; Oh, nymph reserv'd, while now the brightened lun Bit* in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirt*,...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847 - 614 pages
...own modest springs, Thy springs, and dying gales ; O nymph reserved, while now the bright-haired suu Sits in yon western tent whose cloudy skirts, With...ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hushed, save where the weak-eyed bat, With short shrill shriek flits by on leathern wing, Or where...
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Poetical Works of William Collins: With Life of the Author

William Collins - 1848 - 156 pages
...of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May hope, O pensive Eve, to soothe thine ear, Like thy own brawling springs, Thy springs, and dying gales ; O Nymph reserv'd,...Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With braid ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd bat, With...
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The Poetical Works of W. Collins

William Collins - 1848 - 158 pages
...of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May hope, O pensive Eve, to soothe thine ear, Like thy own brawling springs, Thy springs, and dying gales ; O Nymph reserv'd,...Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With braid ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd bat, With...
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Elements of Literature, Or, An Introduction to the Study of Rhetoric and ...

E. A. ANSLEY - 1849 - 288 pages
...English literature. ODE TO EVENING. "If aught of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May hope, chaste Eve, to soothe thy modest ear, Like thy own solemn springs, Thy springs, and dying gales; " O nymph reserved ! while now the bright-haired sun Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 442 pages
...thy own modest springs, Thy springs, and dying gales ; O nymph reserved, while now the bright-haired sun Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts,...ethereal wove,' O'erhang his wavy bed: Now air is hushed, save where the weak-eyed bat, With short shrill shriek flits by on leathern wing, Or where...
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The Poetry and Poets of Britain: From Chaucer to Tennyson ; with ...

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1850 - 596 pages
...their contemporaries. ODE TO EVENING. If anght of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May hope, chaste Eve, to soothe thy modest ear, Like thy own solemn springs, Thy springs, and dying gales ; O nymph rescrv'd, while now the bright-hair'd Sun Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede1...
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The Wild Irish Girl

Lady Morgan (Sydney) - 1850 - 476 pages
...seized it in that happy moment so exquisitely described by Collins : -" While now the bright hair'd sun Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed." " Oh ! that beautiful Ode !" exclaimed Glorvina, with all her wildest enthusiasm—" never can I read...
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The speaker: or, Miscellaneous pieces selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield, James Pycroft - 1851 - 422 pages
...CHAPTER XXVI. ODE TO EVENING. IF aught of oaten stop, or past'ral song, May hope, chaste Eve, to smooth thy modest ear, Like thy own solemn springs, Thy springs...Nymph reserv'd, while now the bright-hair'd sun Sits on yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede ethereal wove, O'erhang his wavy bed : Now air...
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Historical Essays

John Coleman (of Dover.) - 1851 - 890 pages
...of being exhibited in fragments. " If aught of oaten stop, or pastoral song, May nope, chaste Eve, to soothe thy modest ear, Like thy own solemn springs, Thy springs, and dying gales, O nymph reserved ! while now the bright-hair'd sun Sits in yon western tent, whose cloudy skirts, With brede...
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