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" Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild. And ever, against eating cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse ; Such as the meeting soul may pierce, In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness long drawn out, With... "
The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ... - Page 18
1852
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An Oration Pronounced at Cambridge, Before the Society of Phi Beta Kappa ...

Edward Everett - America - 1824 - 35 pages
...imagery, knew better than any other man how to clothe them, according to his own beautiful expression, If notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness,...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony ; when we see a master of English eloquence thus gifted, choosing a dead language, the dialect of the...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Diccion - 1825 - 372 pages
...stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Johnson's Jearned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare, Fancy's child, ' • Warble his native wood-notes...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of Harmony : Thai Orpheus, self may heave his head From golden slumber, on a bed Of heap'd Elysian flowers, and...
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The Book of Nature, Volume 3

John Mason Good - Natural history - 1826
...wellknown poem, entitled 1'Allegro — And ever against eating cares Lap me in .soft Lydian aira -. In notes with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony. Such, in most parts of Ae world, has been the effect of climate and surrounding scenery. But there...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...envenomed darts of calumny and envy. — Voltaire. MLXXIX. Done the tales, to bed we creep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us...sweetness long drawn out, "With wanton heed, and giddy cunnivg, The melting voice through mazes running, Untwisting all the chains that tie The hidden soul...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...tales, to bed we creep, By whisp"ring winds soon lull'd asleep. Tower'd cities please us then, ^nd the busy hum of men, Where throngs of knights and...winding bout Of linked sweetness long drawn. out, -VOL.-in. E d Wkb. wanton heed, and gi<My cunning, The melting voice through mazes running, Untwisting...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 2

Anniversary calendar - 1832
...against eating caret, Lap me in soft Lydian airs Married to immortal \ en-. Snch u the meeting tool may pierce, In notes, with many a winding bout Of...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony. Day. T. Id. 9. Gustavus Adolphus the Great, 1594, Stockholm. John Milton, 1608, OS Sprout Eagk, Bread...
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...attuned to " soul-inspiring melody," — " And ever against eating cares Lap me in soft Lydian airs, In notes with many a winding bout . .. Of linked sweetness...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony." Some men are gifted with an exceedingly correct ear. In the case of Milton, the loss of sight improved...
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Select Prose Works, Volume 1

John Milton - 1836 - 2 pages
...ferocity. — Opera, t. vi. 153. (*8) In his L" Allegro he thus describes the delights of music : " And ever against eating cares, Lap me in soft Lydian...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony." C9) He here undoubtedly alludes to Plato, who, in various not be inexpedient after meat, to assist...
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American Oratory: Or Selections from the Speeches of Eminent Americans

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 531 pages
...imagery, knew better than any other man how to clothe them, according to his own beautiful expression, '' In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness,...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony ;" when we see a master of English eloquence, thus gifted, choosing V dead language, the dialect of...
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Orations and Speeches on Various Occasions, Volume 1

Edward Everett - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1836 - 637 pages
...imagery, knew better than any other man how to clothe them, according to his own beautiful expression, In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness,...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony; when we see a master of English eloquence thus gifted, choosing a dead language, the dialect of the...
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