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" Tis not too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and, sitting well in order, smite The sounding furrows; for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die. It may be that the gulfs will wash us down:... "
The Ship-dwellers: A Story of a Happy Cruise - Page 31
by Albert Bigelow Paine - 1910 - 393 pages
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Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli: With a Portrait and an Appendix, Volume 2

Margaret Fuller - 1869 - 742 pages
...reine Zwecke : Nun ! man kommt wohl eine Strecke." " My purpose holJs To Bail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die. It may be that the gulfs Trill wash us down ; It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles." TENNYSON. " Remember how august the...
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Homer: The Odyssey

William Lucas Collins - 1870 - 136 pages
...too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting well in order smite The sounding furrows : for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset and the...Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew." CHAPTEE XI. CONCLUDING REMARKS. THE resemblance which these Homeric poems bear, in many remarkable...
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The Divine Comedy, Volume 1

Dante Alighieri - 1870
...late to seek a newer world. Push off, and, sitting well in order, smite The sounding furrows ; for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the...Happy Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew. Tho' much is taken, much abides ; and tho' We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth...
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Homer: The Odyssey

William Lucas Collins - 1870 - 136 pages
...late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting well in order smite ' The sounding furrows : for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset and the...Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew." CHAPTEE XI. CONCLUDING REMARKS. THE resemblance which these Homeric poems bear, in many remarkable...
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The Century, Volume 56

1898
...too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting well in order smite The sounding furrows; for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the...us down: It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles. Some passages in the " Palace of Art " especially pleased his fancy, perhaps as word-pictures of scenes...
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The Poetical Works

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1870 - 246 pages
...too late to seek a newer world. Push off, and sitting well in order smite The sounding furrows ; for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the...until I die. It may be that the gulfs will wash us dowu: It may he we shall touch the Happy Islee, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew. Tho' much...
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The Monthly Packet of Evening Readings for Members ..., Volume 10, Parts 55-60

1870
...lines beginning ' My mariners, Souls that have toiled and wrought and thought with me :' down to ' It may be that the gulfs will wash us down ; It may...Happy Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew ' receives a new light when compared with this Canto. And in return Tennyson supplies that inner...
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Monthly Packet, Volume 10

1870
...have toiled and wrought and thought with me :' down to ' It may be that the gulfs will wash ns down ; It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew ' receives a new light when compared with this Canto. And in return Tennyson supplies that inner...
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The Wellingtonian, Volume 2

Wellington College - 1871
...our hearts and spirits wholly To the influence of mild-minded melancholy. " Ulysses only craves " To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die." We must not treat the " Lotos-eaters " as an allegory which figures forth the human propensity to abandon...
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A Classical Dictionary of India: Illustrative of the Mythology, Philosophy ...

John Garrett - 1871 - 793 pages
...poem, the most epiccan fragment since Milton's days. For my purpose holds ' " To sail unto the West until I die. It may be that the gulfs will wash us down, It may bo we shall reach the blessed isles ; And see the great Achilles whom wo knew.' " But Arjuna left not...
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