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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... "
The lay of the last minstrel, a poem. With Ballads and lyrical pieces - Page 15
by Walter Scott (sir, bart.) - 1812
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. ..., Volume 6

Walter Scott - Ballads, Scots - 1880
...and a celebrated warrior. Perchance he wish'd his boon denied : For, when to tune his harp he rried, His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security to please; And scenes, long post, of joy and pain, Came wildering o'er his aged brain- — He tried to tune his harp in vain !...
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The new national reading books, Part 7

New national reading books - 1880
...Minstrel audience gained. But, when he reach'd the room of state, Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied ; For, when to tune his harp he tried, ' Anon, soon, by-and-by, shortly. 1 Earl Francis, the Duchess's late father. * Walter, Earl of Buccleuch,...
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Old favourites from the elder poets, with a few newer friends, a selection ...

Old favourites - 1881
...minstrel audience gained ; But, when he reached the room of state, Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied : For, when to...— He tried to tune his harp in vain. The pitying Uuchess praised its chime, And gave him heart, and gave him time, Till every string's according glee...
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Poetical works. With illustr

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1882
...gain'd. But, when he reach'd the room of state, Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wish'd his boon denied : For, when to tune his harp he tried,...his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain The pitying Duchess praised its chime, And gave him heart, and gave him time, Till every string's...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott. Ed., with a critical memoir, by W.M ...

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1882
...Minstrel audience gained. But, when he reached the room of state, Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied : For, when to...scenes, long past, of joy and pain, Came wildering o er his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain. The pitying Duchess praised its chime, And...
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The Literary History of England in the End of the Eighteenth and ..., Volume 2

Mrs. Oliphant (Margaret) - English literature - 1882
...reach'd the room of state, Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wish'd his boon danied : For, when to tune his harp he tried, His trembling...please ; And scenes, long past, of joy and pain, Came wilderiug o'er his aged brain — He tried to tune his harp in vain ! The pitying Duchess praised its...
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The Modern review, a quarterly magazine (ed. by R.A. Armstrong)., Volume 3

Richard Acland Armstrong - 1882
...was poured out. One cannot but feel now and again that, as Sir Walter said of his aged harper, — His trembling hand had lost the ease Which marks security...of joy and pain Came wildering o'er his aged brain. Mr. Arnold places almost all the really first-rate work of "Wordsworth in the decade between the years...
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The senior poetical reader, for school and home use, with notes and biogr ...

P R Jackson - 1882
...Minstrel audience * gained. But, when he reached the room of state, Where she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied ; For, when to tune his harp he tried, 65 His trembling hand had lost the ease, Which marks security * to please ; And scenes, long past,...
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The lay of the last minstrel. Intr. and canto 1. With notes. Ed. by W.T ...

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1882
...Minstrel audience gained. But, when he reached the room of state, Where she with all her ladies sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied; For, when to tune his harp he tried, 65 His trembling hand had lost the ease Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long past, of...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: Including Introduction and Notes

Sir Walter Scott - 1882 - 758 pages
...Minstrel audience gain'd. But, when he reach'd the room of ctate, \V here she, with all her ladies, sate, Perchance he wished his boon denied : For, when to tune his harp lie tried, His trembling hand had lost the case, Which marks security to please ; And scenes, long...
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