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" Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way ; Thus, from afar, each dim-discover'd scene More pleasing seems than all the past... "
The Pleasures of Hope: With Other Poems - Page 3
by Thomas Campbell - 1804 - 160 pages
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Gems from the English Poets: Chaucer to Tennyson ; with Biographical Notices ...

English poets - English poetry - 1889 - 503 pages
...joys of life's unmeasured way ; Thus, from afar, each dim-discovered scene THOMAS CAMPBEL!.. 331 _-9 1 More pleasing seems than all the past hath been, And...can repair From dark oblivion, glows divinely there. Primeval HOPE, the Aonian muses say, When Man and Nature mourn' d their first decay, When every form...
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Illusions: a Psychological Study

James Sully - Dreams - 1881 - 372 pages
...harvest. "Thus, from afar, each dim discover'd scene More pleasing seems than all the past hath boon ; And every form, that Fancy can repair From dark oblivion, glows divinely there." The recurring emotions, the ruling aspirations, find objects for themselves in this veiled region....
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The poetical works of Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell - English literature - 1882 - 420 pages
...mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from afar, each dim-discover'd scene More...raptur'd eye To pierce the shades of dim futurity ? 27 cy ... ..;,.. Can Wisdom lend, with all her heavenly power, The pledge of Joy's anticipated hour...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - American poetry - 1882 - 882 pages
...we linger lo survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from afar, each dim-discovered scene More pleasing seems than all the past hath been,...every form, that Fancy can repair From dark oblivion, grows divinely there Auspicious Hope ! in thy sweet garden grow Wreaths for each toil, a charm for...
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Development of English Literature and Language

Alfred Hix Welsh - English language - 1882
...life's unmeasured way. Thus, from afar, each dim-discovered scene More pleasing seems than all the pant hath been, And every form, that Fancy can repair From dark oblivion, glows divinely there.' Hardly less felicitous are the following lines: In vain, to soothe the solitary shade. Aerial notes...
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Outlines of the Art of Elocution

James L. Ohlson - Elocution - 1883 - 142 pages
...view, And robes the mountains with its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promis'd joys of life's unmeasur'd way ; Thus, from afar, each...More pleasing seems than all the past hath been ; And ev'ry form that fancy can repair From dark oblivion, glows divinely there. What potent spirit guides...
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Favorite Poems: Selected from English and American Authors

Joseph H. Head - American poetry - 1884 - 456 pages
...mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey: The promised joy of life's unmeasured scene More pleasing seems than all the past hath been...repair, From dark oblivion, glows divinely there. gryant •MM*— , through the long, long summer hours. The golden light should lie, An i thick young...
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The New Franklin Fifth Reader: With a New Elocutionary Treatise, Essentials ...

Loomis Joseph Campbell - Elocution - 1884 - 432 pages
...joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from afar, each dim-discovered scene More pleasing seems thai all the past hath been; And every form, that Fancy...can repair From dark oblivion, glows divinely there LVIIL —GIANT DESPAIR AND DOUBTING CASTLE. BUNYAN. JOHN BUNYAN, a tinker and preacher, was born near...
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Advanced Reader, Specially Prepared to Elicit Thought and to Facilitate ...

Christian Brothers - Readers - 1884 - 483 pages
...mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from afar, each dim-discover'd scene More pleasing seems than all the past has been, And every form that fancy can repair From dark oblivion, glows divinely there. HOPE. Oliver...
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Text Book of Analysis and Composition

Jane Stoker - 1884
...oppressed them, the more they multiplied and grew.' They wish to go where their fellow-workers have gone. ' Thus from afar each dim-discoverd scene More pleasing seems than all the past has been.' ' And now the glee Of the loud hill shakes with its mountain mirth, As if they did rejoice...
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