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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 Rhetorical Reader Consisting of Instructions for Regulating the Voice ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1839
...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 window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu. RULE VI. The rising slide is commonly...
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Select poetry for children: with notes, arranged by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1839
...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 nursery-window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was — where...
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The American Class-reader: Containing a Series of Lessons in Reading; with ...

George Willson - Elocution - 1840 - 288 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, turning from my nursery window, drew 2 A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu ! But was it such ? — It was. — Where thou art gone,...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

English poetry - 1840
...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 thou...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 17

Methodist Episcopal Church - 1857
...bliss. Ah 1 that maternal smile, it answers yes. I heard the bell toll'd on thy burial day ; I saw tho hearse that bore thee slow away; And, turning from...window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu !" Some of the richest poetry of our language has been drawn almost from the heart's-blood of those...
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The National Preacher, Volumes 15-16

Religion - 1841
...cau 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 nursery window, drew A long, long siarh, and wept a last adieu! But, was it such ? It was. Where thou art gone, Adieus and farewells...
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Rudiments of Elocution: Founded on Rush's Philosophy of the Human Voice

Sullivan Hardy Weston - 1841 - 40 pages
...spirit o'er thy sorrowing son, Wretch even then, life's journey just begun ? I heard the bell tolled on thy funeral 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. 5. The last example should be read with...
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The Exiles of Lucerna; Or, The Sufferings of the Waldenses During the ...

John Ross Macduff - France - 1841 - 195 pages
...be given them, and their water shall be sure.'" CHAPTER VIII. I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day, I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away, And, turning from my little window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu. But waa it such i— COWPEB. THE winter...
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The United States Reader: Containing a Variety of Exercises in Reading ...

John D. Post - Readers - 1842 - 304 pages
...in bliss — Ah, that maternal smile ! it answers — yes. I heard the bell tolled"1 on thy burial day ; I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away ;...window, drew A long, long sigh, and wept a last adieu !f But was it such ? It was. Where thou art gonę, Adieus and farewells are a sound unknown. May I...
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An Essay on Elocution, Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners

Samuel Kirkham - Elocution - 1842 - 357 pages
...smile'! it answers' . . . Yes'. 1 heard the bell tolled on thy burial day'; I saw the hearse th.it bore thee slow away'; And', turning from my nursery...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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