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" Fair was she to behold, that maiden of seventeen summers. Black were her eyes as the berry that grows on the thorn by the wayside, Black, yet how softly they gleamed beneath the brown shade of her tresses ! Sweet was her breath as the breath of kine that... "
Essentials of English Grammar: For the Use of Schools - Page 11
by William Dwight Whitney - 1877 - 276 pages
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1865 - 700 pages
...how softly they gleamed heneath the hrown shade of her tresses! Sweet was her hreath as the hreath of kine that feed in the meadows. When in the harvest heat she hore to the reapers at noontide Flagons of home-brewed ale, ah ! fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer...
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Evangeline: Courtship of Miles Standish. Favorite Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1866 - 95 pages
...were her eves as the berry that grows on the thorn by the wayside, Black, yet how softly they gleamed beneath the brown shade of her tresses ! Sweet was...fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer was she when, on Sunday morn, while the bell from its turret Sprinkled with holy sounds the air, as the priest with...
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Evangeline, a tale [in verse] illustr. from designs by J.E. Benham, B ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1866
...were her eyes as the berry that grows on the thorn by the wayside, Black, yet how softly they gleamed beneath the brown shade of her tresses ! Sweet was...fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer was she when, on Sunday morn, while the bell from its turret Sprinkled with holy sounds the air, as the priest with...
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Tinsley's Magazine, Volume 22

1878
...comparison. They have been selected from the works of two very dissimilar men. First, Longfellow : ' When in the harvest heat she bore to the reapers at...fair in sooth was the maiden ; Fairer was she when, on Sunday morn, while the bell from its turret Sprinkled with holy sounds the air, as the priest with...
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Tinsley's Magazine, Volume 22

...comparison. They have been selected from the works of two very dissimilar men. First, Longfellow : ' When in the harvest heat she bore to the reapers at noontide Flagons of home-brewed ale, ah I fair in sooth was the maiden ; Fairer was she when, on Sunday mom, while the bell from its turret...
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Complete ed

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1868 - 628 pages
...were her eyes as the berry that grows on the thorn by the way-side, Black, yet how softly they gleamed beneath the brown shade of her tresses ! Sweet was...fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer was she when, on Sunday morn, while the bell from its turret Sprinkled with holy sounds the air, as the priest with...
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The Poetical Works of H.W. Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1868 - 215 pages
...how softiy they gleamed heneath the hrown shade of her tresses! Sweet was her hreath as the hreath of kine that feed in the meadows. When in the harvest heat she hore to the reapers at noon-tide Flagous of home-hrewed ale, ah ! fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer...
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A manual of English prosody

Robert Frederick Brewer - 1869
...the | berry that | grows on the | thorn by the | Black, yet how | softly they | gleamed be | neath the brown | shade of her | tresses ! Sweet was her...the | breath of | kine that | feed in the | meadows. Evcaigdine. 1 The dactyl and trochee in the first and the third foot respectively would be inadmissible...
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The poetical works of Henry W. Longfellow, ed. with a critical ..., Issue 151

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1870
...were her eyes as the berry that grows on the thorn by the way-side, Black, yet how softly they gleamed beneath the brown shade of her tresses ! Sweet was...fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer was she when, on Sunday morn, while the bell from its turret Sprinkled with holy sounds the air, as the priest with...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - 1871 - 789 pages
...her eyes as the Iwrry that grows ол the thorn by the wayside, Black, yet how softly they gleamed Z Y n ݎ= { 7 ; <u 7 AWm| /\ ? !wg M 7L [i ... k #XI<{ MMy D| H . / -Z ) 4 dtP6C +˿ S`cs J9 j ۲ S reaper at noontide Flagons of home-brewed ale, ah ! fair in sooth was the maiden. Fairer was she when,...
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