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" Hear the sledges with the bells Silver bells! What a world of merriment their melody foretells! How they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle, In the icy air of night! While the stars that oversprinkle All the heavens, seem to twinkle With a crystalline delight... "
Class-book of English poetry - Page 280
by English poetry - 1866
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America in So Many Words: Words That Have Shaped America

Allan Metcalf, David K. Barnhart - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 320 pages
...exactly ring a bell with Americans today — except, perhaps, with readers of Edgar Allan Poe. "Hear the sledges with the bells — / Silver bells! / What a world of merriment their melody foretells!" begins Poe's poem "The Bells." In the night, Poe says, the stars twinkle, "Keeping time, time, time,...
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Teaching the Art of Poetry: The Moves

Baron Wormser, A. David Cappella - Education - 1999 - 392 pages
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Deciding Usage: Evidence and Interpretation

J. Stephen Sherwin - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 640 pages
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Writing: A Comprehensive Guide to the Writing Process

Jean L. Pottle - Education - 2000 - 128 pages
...onomatopoeia. Underline the words in this excerpt that remind you of the sound of bells. Exercise 3.9 Hear the sledges with the bells — Silver bells! What...Heavens, seem to twinkle With a crystalline delight. If you underlined words like tinkle, oversprinkle, crystalline, you are on the right track. Here is...
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Complete Poems

Edgar Allan Poe - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 627 pages
...From the melancholy throats Of the bells, bells, bells Of the bells [1848] THE BELLS [E/G] '. Hear the sledges with the bells — Silver bells! What...melody foretells! How they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle, 5 In the icy air of night! While the stars that oversprinkle All the Heavens, seem to twinkle With...
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Elements of Composition and Rhetoric (1869)

Simon Kerl - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 407 pages
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Contexts in Translating

Eugene Albert Nida - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 125 pages
..."tapping at my chamber door — Only this and nothing more." And in the first stanza of The Bells: Hear the sledges with the bells — Silver bells! What...crystalline delight; Keeping time, time, time, In a sort of Runic rhyme, To the tintinnabulation that so musically wells From the bells, bells, bells, bells,...
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Writing Poetry

Nikki Moustaki - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 338 pages
...a particularly onomatopoetic stanza from Poe's poem, "The Bells." Read this section out loud: Hear the sledges with the bells — Silver bells! What...crystalline delight; Keeping time, time, time, In a sort of Runic rhyme, To the tintinnabulation that so musically wells From the bells, bells, bells, bells,...
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The Letters of D. H. Lawrence

D. H. Lawrence - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 444 pages
...abundant opportunity for physical display: I Inw they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle, In the icy air of nightl While the stars that oversprinkle All the Heavens, seem to twinkle With a crystalline delight . . . To the tintinnabulation that so musically wells From the bells, bells, bells, bells, Bells, bells,...
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The Place of Dead Roads: A Novel

William S. Burroughs - Fiction - 2001 - 306 pages
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