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" A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes they shrunk in her head, Each shrunk up to a serpent's eye, And with somewhat of malice, and more of dread, At Christabel she looked askance! "
The Eclectic Review - Page 562
edited by - 1816
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The poetical works of S.T. Coleridge, Volume 2

Samuel Taylor [poetical works] Coleridge - 1835
...And couched her head upon her breast, And looked askance at Christabel Jesu Maria, shield her well! Each shrunk up to a serpent's eye, And with somewhat of malice, and more of dread. At Christabel she looked askance !— One moment—and the sight was fled ! But Christabel in dizzy trance Stumbling...
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The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Volume 1

James Gillman - 1838 - 362 pages
...change which, being read in a party at Lord Byron's, is said to have caused Shelley to faint : — A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's...somewhat of malice, and more of dread At Christabel she looked askance ! — One moment, — and the sight was fled ! But ChrLstabel in dizzy trance, Stumbling...
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The Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Prose and Verse: Complete in One Volume

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1840 - 546 pages
...askance at Christabel— Jesu, Mario, shield her well ! A snake's small eye blinks dull and ahy. Am) in my Hymn. Thou first and chief, sole Sovereign of...with the dnrkness all the night. And visited all n Christahel she look'd askance : — One moment— and the sight was fled .' Bat Christabel. in dizzy...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 6

1841
...Of the woman of ' Christabel,' (though hardly cognizable as a poem,) the author says, — "a cnakn's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes...her head — Each shrunk up to a serpent's eye." And even — " his hope, his joy, his Genevievc ! She loves him best, whene'er he sings The songs thai...
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The Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Prose and Verse

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1845 - 546 pages
...arms across her chest. And couch'd her head upon her breast, And look'd askance at Christabel Josu, : She kneel« beneath the huge oak-tree, Ami in silence...can be. But what it is, she cannot tell. — On the ehe look'd askance . — One moment— end the «ight was fled ! But Christabel, in dizzy trance Stumbling...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 255 pages
...imitate." A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes they shrank in her head, Each shrank up to a serpent's eye ; And with somewhat of malice...and more of dread, At Christabel she look'd askance. ***** The maid devoid of guile and sin I know not how, in fearful wise, So deeply had she drunken in...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 255 pages
...Geraldine,—looks which the innocent Christabel, in her fascination, feels compelled to " imitate." A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes they shrank in her head, Each shrank up to a serpent's eye ; And with somewhat of malice and more of dread,...
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Imagination and fancy; or Selections from the English poets, with critical ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845
...Geraldine,—looks which the innocent Christabel, in her fascination, feels compelled to " imitate." A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes they shrank in her head, Each shrank up to a serpent's eye ; At Christabel she look'd askance. ****** Tbe...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 255 pages
...Geraldine,—looks which the innocent Christabel, in her fascination, feels compelled to " imitate." A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes they shrank in her head, Each shrank up to a serpent's eye ; And with somewhat of malice and more of dread,...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 255 pages
...Geraldine,—looks which the innocent Christabel, in her fascination, feels compelled to " imitate." A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's ey^es they shrank in her head, Each shrank up to a serpent's eye; And with somewhat of malice and more of dread,...
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