Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

Specimens of English poetry. For the use of Charterhouse school

English poetry - 1867 - 336 pages
...(for Madness ruled the hour) 15 Would prove his own expressive power. First PEAK 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. 20 Next ANGEB rush'd ; his eyes on fire, In lightnings own'd his...
Full view - About this book

The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

Francis Turner Palgrave - 1867 - 360 pages
...lessons of her forceful art, Each, for Madness ruled the hour, Would prove his own expressive power. Amid the chords bewilder'd laid, And back recoil'd, he knew not why, First Fear his hand, its skill to try, E'en at the sound himself had made. Next Anger rush'd, his eyes...
Full view - About this book

A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice

M. S. Mitchell - 1869 - 416 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, E'en at the sound himself had made. Next, Anger rush'd, his eyes on fire, In lightnings own'd his secret...
Full view - About this book

Lessons on elocution and good reading for girls

Alexander Kennedy Isbister - 1870 - 104 pages
...(for madness ruled the hour) Would prove his own expressive pow'r. First "FEAR his hand, his 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...
Full view - About this book

The illustrated public school speaker and reader based on grammatical ...

Alexander Kennedy Isbister - 1870 - 420 pages
...Each (for madness ruled the hour) Would prove his own expressive pow'r. First FEAR his hand, his 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...
Full view - About this book

Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1870 - 644 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, E'en at the sound himself had made. Next, Anger rush'd ; his eyes on fire In lightnings own'd his secret...
Full view - About this book

The Quarterly Review, Volume 131

1871 - 606 pages
...his first appearance, diffident and sensitive, in the arena : — ' 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.' His reception was not encouraging, despite of an applauding circle...
Full view - About this book

Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales, Issue 440

John Wesley Hales - 1872 - 552 pages
...for madness rul'd the hour, 15 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. 20 Next Anger rush'd ; his eyes on fire In lightnings own'd his...
Full view - About this book

Anthologia Anglica, a new selection from the English poets from Spenser to ...

Anthologia Anglica - 1873 - 512 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, Even at the sound himself had made. Next Anger rush'd ; his eyes on fire In lightnings own'd his secret stings...
Full view - About this book

The Handbook of Specimens of English Literature: Selected from the Chief ...

Joseph Angus - 1880 - 726 pages
...(for madness rul'd the hour) Would prove his own expressive power. Firet, 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...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF