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" A cry that shiver'd to the tingling stars, And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentation, like a wind, that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come, since the making of the world. Then murmur'd Arthur, " Place me in the... "
The holy grail, and other poems - Page 140
by Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1870
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Essays

George Brimley - 1882 - 354 pages
...the following lines, where the agony of lamentation is compared to A wind that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come since the making of the world, the passage italicised may seem at first to add nothing to the force of the comparison, as the...
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The Vassar Miscellany, Volume 12

1882 - 518 pages
...mountains, ami its dreary fiords and desert wastes. One can almost hear " A wind that shrills AH night in a waste land, where no one comes Or hath come since the making of the world." and mark "The wild waters lapping on the crag." and " The long ripple washing in the reeds." One can,...
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The Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1883 - 740 pages
...tingling stars, And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentation, like a wind that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come, since...in the barge ; " So to the barge they came. There rose three Queens Put forth their hands, and took the King, and wept. But she, that rose the tallest...
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Vashti; or, 'Until death us do part'.

Augusta Jane Wilson - 1883 - 380 pages
...tingling stars, And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentation, like a wind that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come since the making of the world," thing. He knew that he must be very near the spot, but neither the expected sound nor object greeted...
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The works of Alfred, lord Tennyson, Volume 1

Alfred Tennyson (1st baron.) - 1884 - 340 pages
...tingling stars, And, as it were one voice an agony Of lamentation, like a wind, that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come, since...world. Then murmur'd Arthur, ' Place me in the barge,' And to the barge they came. There those three Queens Put forth their hands, and took the King, and...
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The Poems of Alfred Tennyson, 1830-1863

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1907 - 628 pages
...tingling stars, And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentation, like a wind, that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come, since...world. Then murmur'd Arthur, " Place me in the barge," And to the barge they came. There those three Queens Put forth their hands, and took the King, and...
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Selections from the Idylls of the King

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1900 - 154 pages
...an agony Of lamentation, like a wind that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, 370 Or hath come, since the making of the world. Then...and wept. But she, that rose the tallest of them all 375 And fairest, laid his head upon her lap, And loosed the shatter'd casque, and chafed his hands,...
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Tennyson's Camelot: The Idylls of the King and Its Medieval Sources

David Staines - 1982 - 237 pages
...stars , And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentation, like a wind, that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come, since the making of 172 "Now put me into the barge," said the King. And so he did softly, and there received him three...
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Wilfred Owen

Jon Stallworthy - 1974 - 356 pages
...tingling stars. And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentanon, like a wind, that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes, Or hath come, since the making of the world. In his letter of 27 November to Sassoon he had parodied a quotation from Tennyson's 'Merlin and the...
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Alfred Tennyson

Elaine Jordan - 1988 - 212 pages
...tingling stars. And, as it were one voice, an agony Of lamentation, like a wind that shrills All night in a waste land, where no one comes. Or hath come, since the making of the world. (The Passing of Arthur, 349-60, 366-71) Notes The place of publication is London unless otherwise stated....
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