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" Whom mortals call the moon, Glides glimmering o'er my fleece-like floor, By the midnight breezes strewn ; And wherever the beat of her unseen feet, Which only the angels hear, May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof The stars peep behind her and... "
Class-book of English poetry - Page 300
by English poetry - 1866
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The Royal readers. (Roy. sch. ser.). Ser.3. No.1,2 [2 eds.], 4, Volume 6

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1873
...Which only the angels hear, May have broken the woof6 of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind her and peer ; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...swarm of golden bees, When I widen the rent in my windrbuilt tent, — Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen through me...
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The New code, 1871. The useful knowledge reading books, ed. by E.T. Stevens ...

Edward Thomas Stevens - 1873
...Which only the angels hear, May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof The stars peep behind her and peer; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...swarm of golden bees, When I widen the rent in my well-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen through me on...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1873 - 789 pages
...flee, Like a swarm of golden bees, When I widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm river, # % % % # mooa and these. I bind the sun's throne with a burning zone, And the moon's with a girdle of pearl...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - American poetry - 1874 - 534 pages
...Which only the angels hear, May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind her and peer; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...on high Are each paved with the moon and these. I am the daughter of earth and water, And the nursling of the sky; I pass through the pores of the ocean...
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After the Death of Poetry: Poet and Audience in Contemporary America

Vernon Lionel Shetley - Poetry - 1993 - 209 pages
...occurs time and again." After quoting this further passage from the poem, The stars peep behind her and peer; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...Like strips of the sky fallen through me on high, Are paved with the moon and these. he exclaims that "the grotesque 'and these' is an affront to all prosaic...
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The Selected Poetry & Prose of Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Fiction - 1994 - 692 pages
...only the angels hear, 50 May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind her and peer; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...me on high, Are each paved with the moon and these. 1 bind the sun's throne with a burning zone, And the moon's with a girdle of pearl; 60 The volcanoes...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...only the angels hear, 50 May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind her, and peer; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...the moon and these. I bind the Sun's throne with a buming zone, And the Moon's with a girdle of pearl; 60 The voleanoes are dim, and the stars reel and...
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Civil Calendar and Lunar Calendar in Ancient Egypt

Leo Depuydt - History - 1997 - 272 pages
...only the angels hear, May have broken the woof, of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind her, and peer; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee, Like a swarm of golden bees, When 1 widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky...
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John Constable's Skies: A Fusion of Art and Science

John E. Thornes, John Constable - Art - 1999 - 288 pages
...fleece like floor By the midnight breezes strewn CIRROCUMULUS When I widen the vent in my wind built tent Till the calm rivers, lakes and seas Like strips...me on high Are each paved with the moon and these. CIRROSTRATUS I bind the sun's throne with a burning zone And the moon's with a girdle of pearl The...
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Mediating Order and Chaos: The Water-cycle in the Complex Adaptive Systems ...

Rodney Farnsworth - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 349 pages
...Which only the angels hear. May have hroken the woof of my tent's thin roof. The stars peep behind her and peer: And I laugh to see them whirl and flee. Like a swarm of golden bees. When 1 widen the rent in my wind,buiIt tent. Till the calm rivers. lakes. and seas. Like strips of the sky...
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