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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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The poetic reciter; or, Beauties of the British poets: adapted for reading ...

Henry Marlen - 1838
...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....
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Lives of Sacred Poets, Volume 2

Robert Eldridge Aris Willmott - Poets, English - 1838 - 363 pages
...reader of his poetry:— I heard the bell toll : on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee sad away ; And turning from my nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu. Hayley says, " The little Cowper was sent to his first school in the year of his mother's death;" and...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 11

1838
...I learned that thou wast dead, How Rad and tearful were the tears I shed ! I heard the bell tolled on thy funeral 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.' COWPKR How well I can remember one...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 11

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1838
...I learned that thou wast dead, How ead and fearful were the tears I shed ! I heard the bell tolled on thy funeral day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And turning from in y nursery-window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu.' COWPM. How well I can remember...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - Readers - 1838 - 336 pages
...weep in bliss : Ah, that maternal smile ! it answers — Yes. 2. 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 Rhetorical Reader: Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - Elocution - 1838 - 304 pages
...sorrowing son, Wretch even then, life's journey just begun ? 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 winddw, drew A long, long sigii, and wept a last adieu. RULE VI. The rising slide is commonly...
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Reading Book for the Use of Female Schools

Readers - 1839 - 408 pages
...can 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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The Life of William Cowper, Esq, Volume 1

Robert Southey - Poets, English - 1839
...unseen, a kiss, Perhaps a tear, if souls can weep in bliss. 1 heard the bell tolled on thy burial-day ; I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away ; And, turning...window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu. a boarding-school, the first of those sad changes through which a gentle spirit has to pass in this...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1839 - 516 pages
...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,...nursery window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adicu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone Adiens and farewells are a sound unknown....
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The Life of William Cowper, Esq, Volume 1

Robert Southey - Poets, English - 1839
...unseen, a kiss, Perhaps a tear, if souls can weep in bliss. 1 heard the bell tolled on thy burial-day ; I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away ; And, turning...window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu. a boarding-school, the first of those sad changes through which a gentle spirit has to pass in this...
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