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" I am the daughter of earth and water, And the nursling of the sky; I pass through the pores of the ocean and shores; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain when with never a stain, The pavilion of heaven is bare, And the winds and sunbeams with... "
Class-book of English poetry - Page 301
by English poetry - 1866
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The public school speaker and reader, ed. by J.E. Carpenter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1869
...pass through the pores of the ocean and shores : I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain, when, with never a stain, The pavilion of heaven is bare,...child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb, I arise and unbuild it again. 40.— COWPER'S GRAVE. ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNISG. [See page 142.] IT is...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - 1869
...after the rain, when, with never a slain, The pavilion of heaven is bare, And the wmds and sun-beams1 with their convex gleams, Build up the blue dome of...child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb, I arise1 and unbuild it again. SHELLEY. TRUTH AND FALSEHOOD. ONE reason why truth should be spoken is,...
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice

M. S. Mitchell - Elocution - 1869 - 396 pages
...cannot die. For after the rain, when with never a stain, And the winds and sunbeams, with their coivex gleams, Build up the blue dome of air, I silently...child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb, I arise and upbuild it again. MODERATE MOVEMENT. PALM SUNDAY. John Keble. (ADDRESS TO POETS.) Ye whose...
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1869 - 798 pages
...pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain, when, with never a stain, The pavilion of heaven is bare,...up the blue dome of air, I silently laugh at my own cenotaph,2 And out of the caverns of rain, Like a child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb,...
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The Book of Poetry for Schools and Families

William Davis (B.A.) - 1869 - 184 pages
...pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain when with never a stain The pavilion of heaven is bare,...their convex gleams Build up the blue dome of air, Sound of vernal showers On the twinkling grass, Rain-awakened flowers, All that ever was Joyous and...
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A manual of English prosody

Robert Frederick Brewer - 1869
...at twilight repairing, To wander alone by the wind-beaten hill. Campbell. For after the rain, when, with never a stain, The pavilion of heaven is bare, And the winds and the sunbeams, with their convex gleams, Build up the blue dome of air, I silently laugh at my own cenotaph,...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley: Including Various ..., Volume 2

Percy Bysshe Shelley, William Michael Rossetti - 1870 - 616 pages
...pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain, when with never a stain The pavilion of heaven is bare,...child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb, I arise, and unbuild it again. I. HAIL to thee, blithe spirit — Bird thou never wert — That from...
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The school book of poetry, ed. by W.C. Bennett

William Cox Bennett - 1870 - 192 pages
...pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain, when with never a stain The pavilion of heaven is bare,...child from the womb, like a ghost from the tomb, I arise and unbuild it again. THE VILLAGE BLACKSMITH.— (Longfellow.) Under a spreading chestnut-tree...
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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1870 - 597 pages
...pass through the pores of the ocean and shores ; I change, but I cannot die. For after the rain when with never a stain The pavilion of heaven is bare,...Like a child from the womb, like a ghost from the tombi I arise and unbuild it again. TO A SKYLARK. Hail to thee, blithe spirit ! Bird thou never wert,...
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The Life of Joseph Addison Alexander, Volume 1

Henry Carrington Alexander - 1870
...human being can comprehend. As a specimen of the Lyrics, take the following speech of a cloud : 4 1 silently laugh at my own cenotaph, And out of the...caverns of rain, Like a child from the womb, like a ghoet from the tomb, I arise and unbuild it again.' And the following song by the spirits of the human...
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