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" I saw the dungeon walls and floor Close slowly round me as before, I saw the glimmer of the... "
Littell's Living Age - Page 401
1849
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The modern reader and speaker

David Charles Bell - 1879 - 556 pages
...through the crevice where it came, that bird was perched! as fond and tame, and tamer than upon the tree ; a lovely bird with azure wings, and song...ne'er shall see its likeness more : it seemed like ine to want a mate, but was not half so desolate ; and it was come to love me, when none lived to love...
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Simple English poems, ed. by H.C. Bowen

Herbert Courthope Bowen - 1879 - 318 pages
...them all for me ! 270 I never saw its like before, I ne'er shall see its likeness more ; It seem'd like me to want a mate, But was not half so desolate, And it was come to love me when 275 None lived to love me so again, And cheering from my dungeon's brink, Had brought me back to feel...
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Simple English poems, ed. by H.C. Bowen

Herbert Courthope Bowen - 1879 - 368 pages
...through the crevice where it came 265 That bird was perch'd, as fond and tame, And tamer than upon the tree ; A lovely bird, with azure wings, And song that said a thousand things, And seem'd to say them all for rae ! 270 I never saw its like before, I ne'er shall see its likeness more...
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The Family Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best ...

William Cullen Bryant - 1880 - 1124 pages
...But through the crevice where it ramo That bird was perched, as fond and tame, And tamer than upon ur Hag-bird flap his vans Where I, to heart's desire,...flashed ; his plans Soared up again like fire. The c l)efore, I ne'er shall see its likeness more. It seemed, like me, to want a mate, But was not half...
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Masterpieces of English Literature: Being Typical Selections of British and ...

William Swinton - 1880 - 694 pages
...through the crevice where it came, x.5 That bird was perched as fond and tame, And tamer than upon the tree A lovely bird with azure wings, And song...said a thousand things, And seemed to say them all to me ! 270 I never saw its light before I ne'er shall see its likeness more. It seemed to me to...
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The Elocutionist's Annual ...: Comprising New and Popular Readings ...

Jacob W. Shoemaker - 1881 - 220 pages
...But through the crevice where it came That bird \vas perched as fond and tame, And tamer than upon the tree A lovely bird with azure wings, And song...thousand things, And seemed to say them all for me I I never saw its like before I ne'er shall see its likeness more. It seemed, like me, to want a...
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The science of beauty

Avary W. Holmes-Forbes - 1881 - 268 pages
...the carol of a bird . . . the sweetest song ear ever heard ... a light broke in upon my brain . . . a lovely bird with azure wings and song that said...thousand things, and seemed to say them all for me. . . . It seemed like me to want a mate, but was not half so desolate, and it was come to love me when...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with life, notes &c. 'Albion' ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 794 pages
...But through the crevice where it came That bird was perch 'd, as fond and tame, And tamer than upon seem'd to say them all for me I I never saw its like before, I ne'er shall see iu likeness more ; It...
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Poetry of Byron, chosen by M. Arnold

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 342 pages
...But through the crevice where it came That bird was perch'd, as fond and tame, And tamer than upon the tree ; A lovely bird, with azure wings, And song that said a thousand things, And seem'd to say them all for me ! I never saw its like before, I ne'er shall see its likeness more :...
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The Fireside Encyclopaedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - 1881 - 1138 pages
...; But through the crevice where it came That bird was perch'd as fond and tame, And tamer than upon I own to me's a secret yet. X Life ! we've been long seem'd to say them all for me! I never saw its like before It seem'd, like me, to want a mate,...
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