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" Soon were lost in a maze of sluggish and devious waters, Which, like a network of steel, extended in every direction. Over their heads the towering and tenebrous boughs of the cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in mid-air Waved like banners... "
The Living Age - Page 390
1849
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Elson Grammar School Reader, Book 4

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - 1909
...Coa'st, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. They, too, swerved from their course; and, entering the Bayou of Plaquemine, 5 Soon were lost in a maze of sluggish and devious waters, Which, like a network of steel, extended...
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Elson Grammar School Reader: Book four

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - 1909 - 392 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. They, too, swerved from their course ; and, entering the Bayou of Plaquemine, 5 Soon were lost in a maze of sluggish and devious waters, Which, like a network of steel, extended...
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English Poetry: In Three Volumes; With Introduction and Notes, Volume 42

1910 - 1508 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. They, too, swerved from their course; and entering...cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in mid-air Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals. Deathlike the silence seemed,...
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The Poetic New World

Lucy Henderson Humphrey - 1910 - 526 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. They, too, swerved from their course; and, entering...cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in mid-air Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals. Deathlike the silence seemed,...
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American and English Classics for Grammar Grades: With Biographical Sketches ...

1910 - 406 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. 765 They, too, swerved from their course ; and, entering...cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in midair 770 Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals. Deathlike the silence seemed,...
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Standard Classics with Biographical Sketches and Helpful Notes: Arranged and ...

1910 - 400 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, * 5 Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. They, too, swerved from their course; and, entering the Bayou of Plaquemine, Soon were last in a maze of sluggish and devious waters, Which, like a network of steel, extended in every direction....
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American Poems (1625-1892)

Walter Cochrane Bronson - 1912 - 669 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. 100 They, too, swerved from their course; and, entering...cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in mid-air 105 Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals. Deathlike the silence...
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Evangeline : a Tale of Acadie

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1914 - 48 pages
...approaching the region where reigns perpetual Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. 765 They, too, swerved from their course ; and, entering...cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in mid-air 770 Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals. Deathlike the silence...
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Readings from American Literature: A Textbook for Schools and Colleges

Mary Edwards Calhoun, Emma Lenore MacAlarney - 1915 - 635 pages
...Coast, and groves of orange and citron, Sweeps with majestic curve the river away to the eastward. They, too, swerved from their course ; and, entering...cypress Met in a dusky arch, and trailing mosses in mid-air Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals. Deathlike the silence seemed,...
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Teachers Monographs: The National Journal of the Public Schools, Volumes 20-21

1915
...(1) "Cotton trees nodded their shadowy crests." (2) "Along the wimpling waves of their margin." (3) "A maze of sluggish and devious waters, which, like...a network of steel, extended in every direction." (4) "Trailing mosses in mid-air — Waved like banners that hang on the walls of ancient cathedrals."...
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