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" O Attic shape! fair attitude! with brede Of marble men and maidens overwrought, With forest branches and the trodden weed; Thou, silent form! dost tease us out of thought As doth eternity. Cold Pastoral! When old age shall this generation waste, Thou... "
The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900 - Page 668
edited by - 1901 - 1084 pages
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...What little town by river or sea-shore, Or mountain-built with peaceful citadel, Is emptied of this folk, this pious morn ? And, little town, thy streets...say'st, " Beauty is truth, truth beauty," — that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know. To one who has been long in city pent, 'Tis very sweet...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...Attic shape ! Fair attitude ! with brede Of marble men and maidens overwrought, With forest branehes and the trodden weed ; Thou, silent form ! dost tease...say'st, " Beauty is truth, truth beauty," — that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know. SONNETS. To one who has been long in city pent, 'Tis...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1838
...Attic shape ! Fair attitude ! with brede Of marhle men and maidens overwrought, With forest hranches and the trodden weed ; Thou, silent form ! dost tease...midst of other woe Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thon say'st, " Beauty is truth, truth heauty," — that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to...
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The Christian Teacher, Volume 1

England - 1839
...thou art desolate, can e'er return. 5. O Attic shape ! Fair attitude ! -with brede Of marble men or maidens overwrought, With forest branches and the...say'st, " Beauty is truth, truth beauty," — that is all Ye know on earth, and aU ye need to know. The argument of the first of the chief Poems, Lamia,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...streets for evermore Will silent be ; and not a soul to tell Why thou art desolate can e'er return. Oh, Attic shape ! Fair attitude ! with brede Of marble...generation waste, Thou shalt remain, in midst of other wo Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thou say'st " Beauty is truth, truth beauty ;" that is all Ye...
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Sights and Thoughts in Foreign Churches and Among Foreign Peoples

Frederick William Faber - Cathedrals - 1842 - 645 pages
...coming to the sacrifice ? To what green altar, O mysterious priest, Leadst thou that heifer lowing to the skies, And all her silken flanks with garlands...sayst, 'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,' — that is all Ye know on earth, and all yc need to know." The convent below Delphi, standing among venerably...
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Gems of the Modern Poets: With Biographical Notices

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1842 - 408 pages
...not a soul to tell Why thou art desolate, can e'er return. O Attic shape ! Fair attitude ! with breed Of marble men and maidens overwrought, With forest...generation waste, Thou shalt remain, in midst of other wo Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thou say'st, SONNETS. ) one who has been long in city pent,...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats. In Two Parts, Parts 1-2

John Keats - 1846
...• IV. Who are these coming to the sacrifice ? To what green altar, O mysterious priest, Lead's! thou that heifer lowing at the skies, And all her...generation waste, Thou shalt remain, in midst of other wo Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thou say'st, " Beauty is truth, truth beauty," — that is all...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats: In Two Parts

John Keats - English poetry - 1846
...streets for evermore Will silent be ; and not a soul to tell Why thou art desolate, can e'er return. v. O Attic shape ! Fair attitude ! with brede Of marble...generation waste, Thou shalt remain, in midst of other wo Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thou say'st, " Beauty is truth, truth beauty," — that is all...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludweg Beruhard Wolff - English poetry - 1852 - 399 pages
...What little town by river or sea-shore, Or mountain-built with peacefal citadel, Is emptied of this folk , this pious morn ? And, little town, thy streets...say'st, "Beauty is truth, truth beauty," — that is all Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know. Sonnets. To one who has been long in city pent, 'Tis...
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