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" Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied: For, when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease Which marks security to please; And scenes, long past, of joy and pain, Came wildering o'er his aged brain... "
The lay of the last minstrel, a poem - Page 15
by sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1806
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1805
...wish'd his boon denied ; For when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long...pain, Came wildering o'er his aged brain : He tried to tun« his harp in vain/ At length, encouraged by the kindness of his illustrious hostess, ' Amid the...
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The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1819
...wished his hoon denied: For( when to tune his harp he tried, llis tremhling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long...past, of joy and pain, Came wildering o'er his aged hrain — He tried to tune his harp in vain. The pitying Dutchess praised its chime, And gave him heart,...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...wished his boon denied : For, when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long past, of joy and pair*, Came wildering o'er his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain. The pitying Duchess,...
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The Practice of Elocution, Or A Course of Exercises for Acquiring the ...

Benjamin Humphrey Smart - Elocution - 1826 - 213 pages
...tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease Which marks security to please ; And scenes long passed of joy and pain Came wildering o'er his aged brain...harp in vain. The pitying duchess praised its chime, 1? And gave him heart and gave him time, Till every string's according glee Was blended into harmony....
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott, Volume 10

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1827 - 380 pages
...he wish'd his boon denied: For when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling Land hud t»,t the case Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long past, of joy and pain, dme wildering o'er his aged brain — He tried (o tune his harp in vain. The pitying duchess praisrd...
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Poetry for Schools: Designed for Reading and Recitation. The Whole Selected ...

Eliza Robbins - English poetry - 1828 - 383 pages
...Came wildering o'er his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain. The pitying Dutchess prais'd its chime, And gave him heart, and gave him time, Till every string'* according glee Was blended into harmony.. And then, he said, he would full fain He eould recall...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Sketch of His Life

Sir Walter Scott, J. W. Lake - 1838 - 443 pages
...wished his boon denied: For, when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please; And scenes, long past,...o'er his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp ш vain. The pitying duchess praised its chime, And gave him heart, and gave him time, Till every string's...
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The American class-reader: containing a series of lessons in reading; with ...

George Willson - Printing - 1840 - 288 pages
...wished the boon denied : For, when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please ; And scenes' long past, of joy and pain, Came wildering o'er Ids aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain. 8 The pitying dutchess praised its chime, And...
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Synonymisches Handwörterbuch der englischen Sprache für die Deutschen

1841 - 448 pages
...vespers blend, Or matin orisons to Mary paid. (Byron's Poems.) . r • . .* • Не tried to tone his harp in vain, The pitying Duchess praised its...string's according glee Was blended into harmony. (W. Scott's Lay.) But happy they ! the happiest of their kind, Whom gentler stars unite , and in one...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1842 - 699 pages
...wish'd his boon denied : F9r, when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long past, of joy and pain, Came wildering o er his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain 1 tno forest. A long ballad, containing nn...
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