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" Next Anger rush'd, his eyes on fire, In lightnings own'd his secret stings, In one rude clash he struck the lyre, And swept with hurried hand the strings. "
The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins: With Memoirs of the Author; and ... - Page 79
by William Collins, John Langhorne - 1765 - 166 pages
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American Phrenological Journal and Life Illustrated, Volume 1

1839 - 508 pages
...the word fear appropriate for the above analysis. Thus Collins:— " First fear his hand, its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid, And back recoil'd — he knew not why — Even at the sound himself had made." Persons are said to tremble in fear. But we often speak of a slow, steady,...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - 1841 - 410 pages
...Madness rul'd the hour) | Would prove Ais own expressive power. | First, Fear, | Ais hand, its skill to try, | Amid the chords, bewilder'd, laid, | And back recoil'd, | he knew not why', | E'en at the sound himself' had made. | Next, An'ger rush'd' ; | his eyes on fire, | In lightnings...
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Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature ..., Volume 4

William Harrison Ainsworth - 1843 - 614 pages
...pillory, and who yet lay sprawling on the stage, we might indeed repeat — " Now Fear, his hand its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid. And back recoil'd, he knew not why, E'en at the sound himself had made." But such is the horizon in which the London " star " is occasionally...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843 - 320 pages
...for madness rul'd the hour, Would prove his own expressive power. First, Fear, his hand, its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid ; And back recoil'd, he knew not why, E'en at the Bound himself had made. Next Anger rush'd, his eyes on fire, In lightnings own'd his secret...
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Memoirs of Robert William Elliston, Comedian ...: 1774-1810, Volume 1

George Raymond - 1844 - 496 pages
...pillory, and who yet lay sprawling on the stage, we might indeed repeat — " Now fear, his hand its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid, And back recoil'd, he knew not why, E'en at the sound himself had made." But such is the horizon in which the London " stars" are occasionally...
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The Beggar's Coin, Or, Love in Italy

John Richard Beste - 1845 - 368 pages
...Each, for Madness rnl'd the honr, Wonld prove his own expressive power. First Fear, his hand its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid, And back recoil'd, he knew not why, Even at the sonnd himself had made. Next Anger rush'd, his eyes on fire ; In lightnings own'd his secret stings...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 396 pages
...begin their rounds, Haunt ruin'd buildings and unwholesome grounds. First, Fear — his hand its skiU to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid ; And back recoil'd, he knew not why, Ev'n at the sound Atnw«{f had made. A sudden trembling — seized on all his limbs, His eyes datorud...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors. To ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1845 - 492 pages
...for madness rul'd the hour, Would prove his own expresgive power. First, Fear, his hand, its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid ; And back recoil'd, he knew not why, E'en at the sound himself had made. Next Anger rush'd, his eyes on fire, In lightnings own'd his secret...
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Elocution; Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 330 pages
...their rounds, Haunt ruin'd buildings and unwholesome grounds. First, Fear — his hand its skill lo try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid ; And back recoil'd, he knew not why, E v 'ii at the sound himself had made. A sudden trembling — seized on all his limbs, His eyes distorted...
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The Gem book of poesie, by the author of 'The ancient poets and poetry of ...

Gem book - 1846 - 398 pages
...for madness ruled the hour, — Would prove his own expressive power. First FEAR his hand, its skill to try, Amid the chords bewilder'd laid ; And back recoil'd, he knew not why, Ev'n at the sound himself had made. Next ANGEH rush'd, his eyes on fire, In lightnings own'd his secret...
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