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" I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? It was. "
A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ... - Page 111
by Jonathan Barber - 1830 - 344 pages
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Analysis of the Principles of Rhetorical Delivery as Applied in Reading and ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1828 - 404 pages
...sorrowing son, Wretch even the'n, life's journey just begun ? I hear'd the bell toll'd on thy burial day, I saw the hearse, that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my nurs'ry window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu. In both these examples the voice preserves...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1828 - 427 pages
...weep in bliss — Ah, that maternal smile ! it answers — Yes. I heard the bell toll'd on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my nurs'ry window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such? — It was. — Where...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1830
...weep in bliss — Ah, that maternal smile ! it answers — Yes. I heard the bell toll'd on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And,...window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown. May...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...weep in bliss — Ah, that maternal smile 1 it answers— Yes. I heard the bell toll'd on thy burial day, I saw the hearse, that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my nurs'ry window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But wag it such ? — It was. — Where...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...weep in bliss — Ah that maternal smile ! it answers — Yes. 1 heard the bell toll'd on thy burial day, I saw the hearse, that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my nurs'ry window,' drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was. —...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1832 - 537 pages
...smile ! it answers — Yes. I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thce slow away, And, turning from my nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu! But was it such? — It was. — Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown. May...
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A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ...

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1832 - 346 pages
...strenuous endeavor to give them an unequivocally plaintive character, until it is distinctly marked. My mother, when I learned that thou wast dead, Say,...to love, pity, complaint, vexation, disappointment, sorrow, penitential supplication and pain of all kinds. EXAMPLE 1. Love. Ohi Mary,dear, departed shade,...
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A Grammar of Elocution: Containing the Principles of the Arts of Reading and ...

Jonathan Barber - Elocution - 1832 - 346 pages
...expression. My mother, when I learned that thou wast dead, Say, wast thou conscious of the tears I ehed ? Hovered thy spirit o'er thy sorrowing son ? Wretch,...to love, pity, complaint, vexation, disappointment, sorrow, penitential supplication and pain of all kinds. • EXAMPLE 1. Love. Oh ! Mary, dear, departed...
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The Eclectic Reader: Designed for Schools and Academies

Bela Bates Edwards - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...weep in bliss— Ah, that maternal smile ! ' it answers—Yes. I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And,...window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu! But was it such ?—It was.—Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown. May I...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Civilization - 1832
...smile ! it answers — Yes. I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day, 1 saw the hearse that lx>re thee slow away, And, turning from my nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? It was. — Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown, May...
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