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" 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... "
The first (-sixth) 'Standard' reader - Page 282
by James Stuart Laurie - 1863
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Select Academic Speaker: Containing a Large Number of New and Appropriate ...

Henry Coppée - Readers and speakers - 1867 - 546 pages
...flee, Like a swarm of golden bees, When I widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen through...me on high, Are each paved with the moon and these. I bind the sun's throne with the burning zone, And the moon's with a girdle of pearl ; The volcanoes...
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Woodland and Wild: A Selection of Descriptive Poetry

Woodland - Animals - 1868 - 132 pages
...Which only the angels hear, May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind and peer ; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee,...widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen through me on high, Are each paved with the...
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The Book of Gems: The eighteenth and nineteenth century. Wordsworth to Tennyson

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1868
...hear, May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof, The stars peep behind her and peer ; And I langh to see them whirl and flee, Like a swarm of golden bees, When I widen the rent in my wind-bnilt tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen throngh me on...
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The public school speaker and reader, ed. by J.E. Carpenter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1869
...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 peer : And I laugh to...me on high, Are each paved with the moon and these. I bind the Sun's throne with a burning zone, And the moon's with a girdle of pearl ; The volcanoes...
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A Manual of Elocution Founded Upon the Philosophy of the Human Voice

M. S. Mitchell - Elocution - 1869 - 396 pages
...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 peer ; And I laugh to...widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen through me on high, Are paved with the moon...
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The book of poetry for schools and families [ed.] by W. Davis

William Davis (B.A.) - 1869 - 184 pages
...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 peer ; And I laugh to...golden bees, When I widen the rent in my wind-built teut, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the sky fallen through me on high, Are...
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1869 - 798 pages
...only the angels hear, May have broken the woof of my tent's thin roof, The stars j>eep behind her ami peer ; And I laugh to see them whirl and flee, Like...widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of the skv fallen through me on high, Are each paved with the...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - 1869
...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 peer; And I laugh to...them whirl and flee, Like a swarm of golden bees, N When I widen the ront1 in my wind -built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips...
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Holly berries: or, Double acrostics, from the poets, ed. by A.P.A.

P. A. A. - Acrostics - 1869 - 213 pages
...noble steed; A Tartar of the breed ; Who look'd as though the speed of thought Were in his limbs." 8. " And I laugh to see them whirl and flee, Like a swarm of golden bees." 14A little animal — "whom neither rut, Rivers, rocks, nor thickets rebut." 1. "His simple garb, and...
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Sanders' Union Fifth Reader: Embracing a Full Exposition of the Principles ...

Charles Walton Sanders - Readers - 1870 - 480 pages
...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 peer ! And I laugh...widen the rent in my wind-built tent, Till the calm rivers, lakes, and seas, Like strips of _ the sky fallen through me on high, Are each paved with the...
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