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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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Knight's Quarterly Magazine, Volume 1

1823
...appears to me, can claim, as perfectly descriptive of her powers, those noble lines of Milton : — " In notes with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony." Who, that has heard the sweet strife between the voice and the instrument, when she has been accompanied...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...cares Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse, Such as the melting 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 OI heap'd Elysian flow'rs, and...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - 1823 - 372 pages
...Such as the meeting soul may pierce, • _ In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness lung drawn out, With wanton heed and giddy cunning, The...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of Harmony : That Orpheus' self may heave hi> head From golden slumber, on a bed Of heap'd FJysian flowers, and...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 8

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Thomas Hood, Theodore Edward Hook, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1823
...sure cause of the second being asked for : I hco the singer may give full scope to his genius, then " With wanton heed, and giddy cunning, The melting voice through mazes running," he may extasíate his audience, and then, if he has any power, that power will assuredly be deeply...
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The New Monthly Magazine, and Literary Journal, Volume 6

1823
...sure cause of the second being asked for : llu.n 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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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...Warton. 135. And ever against eating 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 140 145 So also in the Mask, speaking...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...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 Orphens' self may heave his head From golden slumber on a bed Of heap'd Elysian flowers, and...
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An Oration Pronounced at Cambridge, Before the Society of Phi Beta Kappa ...

Edward Everett - 1824 - 35 pages
...imagery, knew better than any other man how to clothe them, according to his own beautiful expression, If notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness,...all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony ; when we see a master of English eloquence thus gifted, choosing a dead language, the dialect of the...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 822 pages
...cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse, Such as the meeting soul may pierce In s angels ken, That Orpheus' self may heave his head From golden, slumber on a bed Of heap'd Elysian flow're, and...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...as the meeting soul may pierce, While the ploughman near at hand Whistles o'er the-furrow'd land, In notes, with many a winding bout Of linked sweetness long drawn out 148 And the milk-maid singeth blithe, C5 With wanton heed, and giddy cunning, And the mower whets nie...
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