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" And saw, within the moonlight in his room, Making it rich, and like a lily in bloom, An angel, writing in a book of gold; Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold : And to the presence in the room he said, " What writest thou ?" The vision raised its head,... "
The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ... - Page 587
by John Aikin - 1852
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Court Magazine, and Monthly Critic: Containing Original Papers, by ..., Volume 3

1833
...versification. Abon Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room Making it...lily in bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold. VOL. 111.—NO. VI. Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold, And to the presence in the room he said,...
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The Star

...AND THE ANGEL. Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room, Making...: And to the presence in the room he said, " What writcst thou ?" The vision rais'd Ħis head. And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answcr'd, "The...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...AND THE ANGEL. ABOU Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room, Making...the room he said, " What writest thou?" The vision rais'd its head, And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answer'd, " The names of those who love...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...love the Lord." ABOU Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room, Making...Adhem bold : And to the presence in the room he said, " And is mine one ?" said Abou. " Nay, not so ;" Replied the angel. Abou spoke more low, But cheerly...
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The Suffolk literary chronicle, Volume 1

1838
...Gems, for 1838 j Л bou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room. Making...angel, writing in a book of gold ; Exceeding peace hail made Ben Adhem bold : And to the presence in the room ho said, " What wrilevt ilion ••" The...
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Practical Hints to Believers in the Gospel of Universal Grace and Salvation

John Greenleaf Adams - Christian life - 1840 - 271 pages
...eminent writer. " Abou Ben Adhein (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold. Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold; And to the presence...
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Practical Hints to Believers in the Gospel of Universal Grace and Salvation

John Greenleaf Adams - Christian life - 1840 - 271 pages
...eminent writer. " Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold. Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold; And to the presence...
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The English Helicon: A Selection of Modern Poetry

Thomas Kibble Hervey - American poetry - 1849 - 384 pages
...LEIGH HUNT. Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke, one night, from a deep dream of peace ; And saw, within the moonlight in his room,— Making...writest thou ?"—The vision raised its head ; And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answered,— " The names of those who love the Lord ! " " And...
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Gems of the Modern Poets: With Biographical Notices

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1842 - 408 pages
...AND THE ANGEL. ABOU BEN ADHEM (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room, Making...the room he said, " What writest thou ?" The vision rais'd its head, And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answer'd, " The names of those who love...
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Rimini: And Other Poems

Leigh Hunt - 1844 - 123 pages
...AND THE ANGEL. ABOU BEN ADIIEM (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, within the moonlight in his room, Making...the room he said, " What writest thou? " The vision rais'd its head, And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answer'd, " The names of those who love...
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