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" HAIL to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or near it, Pourest thy full heart In profuse strains of unpremeditated art. Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest Like a cloud of fire; The blue deep thou wingest,... "
Gems of national poetry. Compiled and ed. by mrs. Valentine - Page 206
edited by - 1880
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

English poetry - 1863 - 405 pages
...CCXLI TO A SKYLARK ' AIL to thee, blithe Spirit I Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or near it H Higher still and higher From the earth thou springest...lightning Of the sunken sun O'er which clouds are brightening, Thou dost float and run, Like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun. The pale purple...
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The Sixth Reader: Consisting of Extracts in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - Elocution - 1863 - 436 pages
...smoothest and happiest 'median stress,' prolonged with swelling fulness on the emphatic words : — 4. " Hail to thee, blithe spirit, — Bird thou never wert,...higher From the earth thou springest; Like a cloud of fixe, The blue deep tbou wingest, And singing still dost soar, aud soaring ever singest. " In the golden...
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National Review, Volume 16

Great Britain - 1863
...In profuse strains of unpremeditated art. Higher still, and higher, From the earth thou spriugest ; Like a cloud of fire The blue deep thou wingest ;...which clouds are bright'ning, Thou dost float and run. Like an unbodied joy, whose race is just begun." Yet even this symbol of a thirst ever new, and ever...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...touch shall turn all bright again ! Percy Bysshe Sluttey. 1792-1821. (Manual, pp. 438-443.) 297. To A SKYLARK. Hail to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never...which clouds are bright'ning, Thou dost float and run, Like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun. The pale purple even Melts around thy flight ; Like...
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Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek ..., Volume 1

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...words: and raze to earth her battlements, for they are not the Lord's!' T. MOORE HTO A SKYLARK "AIL to thee, blithe Spirit! bird thou never wert, that from...lightning of the sunken sun o'er which clouds are brightening, thou dost float and run, like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun. The pale purple...
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Pitman's Popular Lecturer and Reader, Volume 9

1864
...and unbuild it again. I conclude my selections from Shelley with "T: Skylark." Hail to thee, blythe Spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from heaven, or...lightning Of the sunken sun, O'er which clouds are brightening, Thou dost float and run ; Like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun. The pale purple...
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Beauties of Modern British Poetry: Systematically Arranged ...

David Grant - English poetry - 1865 - 416 pages
...of happiness ! Blest is thy dwelling-place ! Oh, to abide in the desert with thee ! THE SKYLARK. to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from...lightning Of the sunken sun, O'er which clouds are brightening, Thou dost float and run, Like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun. The pale puqjle...
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Festival of Song: A Series of Evenings with the Poets

Frederick Saunders - American poetry - 1866 - 376 pages
...of rain, Like a child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb, I arise and unbuild it again. To a Skylark : — Hail to thee, blithe spirit ! bird thou...lightning of the sunken sun, O'er which clouds are brightening, thou dost float and run, Like an unbodied joy whose race is just begun. The pale purple...
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Spring-time with the poets, poetry selected and arranged by F. Martin

Frances Martin - English poetry - 1866
...Father opes the door, And holds His feast for all ! EL Bulwcr Lytton. LVIII. TO A SKYLARK. | AIL to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert, That from...lightning Of the sunken sun, O'er which clouds are brightening, Thou dost float and run ; Like an embodied Joy whose race is just begun. The pale purple...
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Repetition and reading book, selections by C. Bilton

Charles Bilton - 1866
...sorrow, As he was pashing it against a tree, I suddenly stept in. Ford (paraphrased from Strada). TO A SKYLARK. Hail to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never...the earth thou springest Like a cloud of fire ; The deep blue thou wingest, And singing still dost soar, and soaring ever, singest. In the golden lightening...
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