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" And ever against eating cares Lap me in soft Lydian airs Married to immortal verse, Such as the meeting soul may pierce In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness long drawn out, With wanton heed and giddy cunning, The melting voice through... "
Select Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Page 342
by Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1888 - 351 pages
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 14

1824
...sure cause, of the second being asked for ; then the singer may give full scope to his genius, then " With wanton heed, and giddy cunning, The melting voice through mazes running he may extasiate his audience, and then if he has any power, that power will assuredly be deeply felt....
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Lectures on the English Poets

William Hazlitt - 1818 - 331 pages
...'ilton has himself given us the theory of his versification " Such as the meeting soul may pierce In notes with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness long drawn out." Dr. Johnson and Pope would have converted his vaulting Pegasus into a rocking-horse. Read any other...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 7

Ezekiel Sanford - 1819
...cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse ; Such as the meeting soul may pierce, In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness,...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony ; That Orpheus' self may heave his head, From golden slumber, on a bed Of heap'd Elysian flowers, and...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 407 pages
...airs-, Married to immortal verse. Such as the meeting soul may pierce, In notes with many a iviudir.g bout Of linked sweetness long drawn out, With wanton...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of Harmony : That Orpheus' self may heave 4iis head From golden slumber, on a bed Of heap "d Eljsian flowers,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 807 pages
...cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse ; Such as the meeting soul may pierce, In y, from lively to severe ; Correct with spirit, eloquent...along the stream of time thy name Expanded flies, tic The hidden soul of harmony ; That Orpheus' self may heave his head From golden slumber on a bed...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott (teacher, Edinburgh.) - 1819 - 360 pages
...cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse, Such as the meeting soul may pierce, In notes with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness...giddy cunning, The melting voice through mazes running s Untwisting all the chains that tie The hidden soul of Harmony : Thjg^rpheus' self may heave his head...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1820 - 407 pages
...me in soft Lydian sirs, Married to immortal verse, Such as tlie meeting soul may pierce, In i-otcs with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness long...and giddy cunning, The melting voice through mazes runnfng ; Untwisting all the chains that tie The hidden soul of Harmony : That Orpheus' sell' may have...
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 85

1820
...His songs are to be Such as the meeting soul may pierce In notes with many a winding bout, Of finked sweetness long drawn out, With wanton heed and giddy...cunning, The melting voice through mazes running. Allegro, Shakespeare possessed evidently nothing of the science, but was deeply infected with the love...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 20

William Shakespeare - 1821
...Lap me in soft Lydian airs, " Married to immortal verse, " Such as the meeting soul may pierce, " In notes with many a winding bout " Of linked sweetness long drawn out." MALONE. 6 —like a MAKELESS wife;] As a widow bewails her lost husband. Make and mate were formerly...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

1822
...cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse ; Such as the meeting soul may pierce, In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony ; That Orpheus' self may heave his head From golden slumber on a bed Of heap'd Elysian flowers, and...
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