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" And, missing thee, I walk unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way, And oft, as if her head she bowed, Stooping through... "
Comus: A Mask: Presented at Ludlow Castle 1634, Before the Earl of ... - Page 119
by John Milton, Thomas Warton - 1799 - 124 pages
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Recreations in Astronomy

Lewis Tomlinson - Astronomy - 1840 - 340 pages
...have something of a pleasing turn, when we love to walk forth— To behold the wand'ring Moon, Biding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way, And oft, as if her head she bowed, Stooping through a fleecy cloud. - MILTON'S...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chantress, oft, ce, soon thou shall have cause To wish thou never...Nicely or cautiously, my offer'd aid, Which would have wandering Moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the Heaven's...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy! Thee, chantress, oft, c=J< wandering Moon, Riding near her highest noon. Like one that had been led astray Through the Heaven's...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Memoir, and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1843
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chantress, oft, the woods among, I woo, to hear thy even-song ; And,...unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chantress, oft, wood Of blackening pines, aye waving to and fro, Sent forth a sleepy horror through the blo smoolh-shaven green, To behold the wandering Moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chantress, oft, the woods among, I woo, to hear thy even-song ; And,...unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering Moon Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the Heaven's...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 91

1866
...is in itself a beauty. For instance, in his address to the nightingale : — " Thee, chnuntrcss, oft the woods among, I woo to hear thy even-song, And...missing thee, I walk unseen, On the dry smooth-shaven greeu." The song of the nightingale ceases abont the time that the grass is mowu. ' The Reverend Doctor...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! " Thee, chauntress, ofi the woods among I woo to hear thy even-song : And...unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that hath been led astray 13 Through the heaven's...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Stoeet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly. Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chauntress, oft the woods among I woo to hear thy even-song : And...unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that hath been led astray l3 Through the heaven's...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1845 - 255 pages
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy! Thee, chauntress, oft the woods among I woo to hear thy even-song : And...unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that hath been led astray 13 Through the heaven's...
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