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" She was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed upon my sight; A lovely Apparition, sent To be a moment's ornament; Her eyes as stars of Twilight fair; Like Twilight's, too, her dusky hair; But all things else about her drawn From May-time and the... "
Poems - Page 312
by William Wordsworth - 1815
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The Etonian, Volume 1

Winthrop Mackworth Praed, Walter Blunt - 1824
...would have been ashamed of. My second proof: — " She was a Phantom of Delight When first she gleam'd upon my sight ; A lovely Apparition, sent To be a...But all things else about her drawn From May-time an3 the cheerful fawn ; A dancing Shape, an Image gay, To haunt, to startle, and waylay. I saw her...
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The Etonian

Winthrop Mackworth Praed, Walter Blunt - English essays - 1824
...Delight When first she gleam'd upon my »ight ; A lovely Apparition, sent To be a moment's or»ament; Her eyes as stars of Twilight fair ; . . Like Twilight's,...else about her drawn From May-time and the cheerful fawn ; A daucing Shape, an Image gay, To haunt, to startle, and waylay. I saw her upon nearer view...
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The North American Review, Volume 18

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1824
...same time in the plain language of sincerity. She was a phantom of delight, When first she gleam'd upon my sight ; A lovely apparition, sent To be a moment's ornament. JVete Series, JVo. 18. 47 Her eyes as stars of twilight fair ; Like twilight's, too, her dusky hair...
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Paul Jones : a Romance, Volume 1

Allan Cunningham - 1826 - 1123 pages
...others, or more mischief between ourselves. Good night." And in this manner they parted. CHAPTER IV. Her eyes as stars of twilight fair, Like twilight's,...shape, an image gay, To haunt, to startle, and waylay. WORDSWOETH. WHEN Paul left Dalveen castle he turned his steps homeward. Formerly the distance at which...
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Head-pieces and tail-pieces, by a travelling artist [L. Ritchie].

Leitch Ritchie - 1826
...an expression, and her whole figure assumed so much buoyancy and elasticity, that she truly seemed A dancing shape, an image gay, To haunt, to startle, and way-lay. I had never, till now, had a companion, at least in the more refined sense of the word. She too was...
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The poetical works of William Wordsworth, Volume 2

William [poetical works] Wordsworth - 1827
...shades In gentleness of heart ; with gentle hand Touch — for there is a spirit in the woods. 60 IX. SHE was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed...Shape, an Image gay, To haunt, to startle, and way-lay. I saw her upon nearer view, A Spirit, yet a Woman too ! Her household motions light and free, And steps...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...when, impatient of her guilt and woes, Europe breaks forth ; then, Shepherds ! shall ye A PORTRAIT. SHE was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed...Shape, an Image gay, To haunt, to startle, and way-lay. I saw her upon nearer view. A Spirit, yet a Woman too ! Her household motions light and free, And steps...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - Fore-edge painting - 1828 - 340 pages
...shades la fcnttenest of heart; witb gentle hand T«»efc — lor there is a spirit in the woods. S«i was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed upon...Twilight fair; Like Twilight's, too, her dusky hair; •at all things else about her drawn From Stay-time and the cheerful Dawn; A dancing Shape, an Image...
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The British poets of the nineteenth century, including the select works of ...

British poets - 1828
...gleamed upon my «ighl : A lovely Apparition, sent To be a moment'« ornament; 344 345 Her eyes iu stars of Twilight fair ; Like Twilight's, too, her!...May-time and the cheerful Dawn; A dancing Shape, an Image puv. To haunt, to itartle, and way-lay. I saw her upon nearer view, A Spirit, yet a Woman too! Her...
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Calcutta Magazine and Monthly Register, Volumes 25-28

1832
...And sighed among its playthings. A BEAUTIFUL GIRL. Her eyes as stars of twilight fair, Like twilight too, her dusky hair ; But all things else about her, drawn From May-time and the cheerful dawn. A TROPICAL NIGHT. — Where the stars are scattered seen, In hazy straits the clouds between, Each in...
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