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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
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Englische Metrik in historischer und systematischer Entwickelung dargestellt ...

Jakob Schipper - 1888
...make her gentle vows ; Her slender palms together prest, Heaving sometimes on her breast; etc. S. 114. 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 ! — 5 One moment — and the sight was fledt But Christabel in dizzy trance Stumbling...
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Poems

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1888
...her head upon her breast, And looked askance at Christabel A snake's small eye blinks dull and s\.y, And the lady's eyes they shrunk in her head, Each...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 Poems of S. T. Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1888 - 299 pages
...looked askance at Christabel Jesu, Maria, shield her well ! A snake's small eye blinks dull and sKy, And the lady's eyes they shrunk in her head, Each shrunk up to a serpent's eye, And with somewhat o^malice, and more of dread. At Christabel she looked askance ! — One moment — and the sight was...
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A Third Poetry Book

1889 - 517 pages
...arms across her chest, And couched her head upon her breast, And looked askance at Christabel — Jesu Maria, shield her well ! A snake's small eye blinks...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 on...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1890 - 352 pages
...head upon her breast, And looked askance at Christabel — Jesu Maria, shield her well ! Asnake'ssmall eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's eyes they...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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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1890 - 383 pages
...looked askance at Christabel — ,lesu -Maria, shield her well ! Asnake'ssmall eye blinksdullandshy. And the lady's eyes they shrunk in her head, Each shrunk up to a serpent's eye, Aud with somewhat of malice, and more of dread, At Christabel she looked askance ! — One moment —...
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Some of Our English Poets

Charles Dent Bell - 1895 - 280 pages
...natural form, when read to some friends 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...and more of dread At Christabel she look'd askance I One moment — and the sight was fled ! But Christabel, in dizzy trance Stumbling on the unsteady...
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The Ancient Mariner

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1897 - 59 pages
...274-276. They moved, etc. Coleridge has the eye of a scientist here. Cf. Christabel, Part the Second: "A snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the...shrunk in her head, Each shrunk up to a serpent's eye." " In these monsters he seems to have particular interest, and to have consulted various zoological...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1898 - 667 pages
...across her chest, 579 And couched her head upon her breast, And looked askance at Christabcl Jesu, Maria, shield her well ! A snake's small eye blinks...look'd askance! — One moment — and the sight was But Christabel in dizzy trance Stumbling on the unsteady ground 590 Shuddered aloud, with a hissing...
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The Poetry of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1898 - 318 pages
...couched her head upon her breast, 580 And looked askance at Christabel Jesu, Maria, shield her well! IA snake's small eye blinks dull and shy, And the lady's...of dread, At Christabel she look'd askance !— One moment—and the sight was fled ! 5 '• 66 COLERIDGE'S POEMS. But Christabel in dizzy trance Stumbling...
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