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" Come, read to me some poem, Some simple and heartfelt lay, That shall soothe this restless feeling, And banish the thoughts of day. Not from the grand old masters, Not from the bards sublime, Whose distant footsteps echo Through the corridors of Time. "
Common School Readings: Containing New Selections in Prose and Poetry for ... - Page 129
by John Swett - 1868 - 230 pages
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Poems ...

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1854
...shall soothe this restless feeling. And banish the thoughts of day. Not from the grand old masters, Not from the bards sublime, Whose distant footsteps echo...Their mighty thoughts suggest Life's endless toil and endeavour ; And to-night I long for rest. Read from some humbler poet, Whose songs gushed from his...
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Gems of thought and flowers of fancy, ed. by R.W. Procter

Gems, Richard Wright PROCTER - 1855
...shall soothe this restless feeling, And banish the thoughts of day. Not from the grand old masters, Not from the bards sublime, Whose distant footsteps echo...Their mighty thoughts suggest Life's endless toil and endeavour* And to-night I long for rest. Read from some humbler poet, Whose songs gush'd from his heart,...
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The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. With prefatory notice

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855 - 640 pages
...rain. Come, read to me some poem, Some simple and heartfelt lay, Not from the grand old masters, Not from the bards sublime, Whose distant footsteps echo...Their mighty thoughts suggest Life's endless toil and endeavour ; And to-night I long for rest. Read from some humbler poet, Whose songs gushed from his...
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The Old Farm House

Caroline Hyde Butler Laing - 1855 - 461 pages
...plied her needle, Beatrice seated upon a little footstool by her sidj would " Read from some humble poet, Whose songs gushed from his heart, As showers...clouds of summer Or tears from the eye-lids start," for " Such songs have power to quiet The restless pulse of care, And come like the benediction That...
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The poetical works of H.W. Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1855
...shall soothe this restless feeling, And banish the thoughts of day. Not from the grand old masters, Not from the bards sublime, Whose distant footsteps e'cho Through the corridors of Time, Life's endless toil and endeavour ; ' And to-night I long for rest. Read from some humbler poet, Whose...
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Putnam's Magazine: Original Papers on Literature, Science, Art ..., Volume 6

1855
...popular. For, while we do not anticipate for Mr. Longfellow a place among " The grand old masters, The bards sublime, Whose distant footsteps echo Through the corridors of time," we hold him to be among the first of those whose " Songs hare power to quiet The restless pulse of...
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Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1856 - 764 pages
...toil and endeavour ; And to-night I long for rest. Bead from some humbler poet, Whose songs gashed from his heart, As showers from the clouds of summer,...from the eyelids start; Who, through long days of labour, And nights devoid of ease, Still heard in his soul the music Of wonderful melodies. Such songs...
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - American poetry - 1856 - 400 pages
...this restless feeling, And banish the thoughts of day. Not from the grand old masters, Not from tlio bards sublime. Whose distant footsteps echo Through...corridors of Time. For, like strains of martial music, Tlioir mighty thoughts suggest Life's endless toil and endeavour ; And to-night I long for rest. Read...
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Poems

Edward Capern - 1856 - 215 pages
...CAPERN, RURAL POSTMAN OF BIDEFORD, DEVON. " A humble Poet, Whose songs gushed from his heart AB showera from the clouds of summer, Or tears from the eyelids start "Who through long days of labour, And nights devoid of ease. Still heard in his soul the music Of wonderful melodies. " Such...
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Poems

Edward Capern - 1856 - 215 pages
... 600082722R POEMS. i POEMS BY EDWARD CAPERN, IJostntHtt of $ ihforfc, Jefom. лл A humble Poet, "Whose songs gushed from his heart As showers from the clouds of summer, Or.tears from the eyelids start " Who through long days of labour, And nights devoid of ease, Still...
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