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" Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon; Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prest, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like... "
Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ... - Page 324
by Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 345 pages
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The Modern British Essayists: Jeffrey, Francis. Contributions to the ...

English essays - 1852 - 782 pages
...threw warm gules on Madeline's fair brewt. As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon' Rose bloom How is it possible that the delights of those lands should ever be seem'da splendid angel, newly drett Save wings, for heaven !—Porphyro grew hat, She knell, so pure...
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The Northern magazine, Issues 1-12

English literature - 1853 - 544 pages
...for example, the following : — " Full on the casement shone tho wintry moon, And threw warm gales on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for heaven's...like a saint ; She seemed a splendid angel, newly dress'd. Save wings, for heaven." And the cue sentence in which he describes the sleep of this fair...
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The Winter Wreath

Nathaniel Parker Willis - Gift books - 1853 - 288 pages
...soft amethyst ; And on her hair a glory like a saint : She seemed a splendid angel, newly dressed, Save wings, for heaven ; Porphyro grew faint, She knelt, so pure a thing, so free from mortal taint. The lovely and innocent creature thus praying under the gorgeous painted window, completes the exceeding...
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Chambers's Pocket Miscellany, Volumes 5-6

1854 - 400 pages
...shielded scutcheon blufehed with blood of kings and queens. Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast,...:— Porphyro grew faint: She knelt, so pure a thing, BO free from mortal taint.' In an imperfect poem entitled Hyperion, which appeared in this volume,...
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Chambers's Pocket Miscellany, Volume 3

1854 - 414 pages
...A shielded scutcheon blushed with blood of kings and queens. Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast,...wings, for heaven :—Porphyro grew faint: She knelt, BO pure a thing, so free from mortal taint.' In an imperfect poem entitled Hyperien, which appeared...
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Pictorial Calendar of the Seasons, ...

Mary Botham Howitt - Country life - 1854 - 584 pages
...A shielded 'scutcheon blushed with blood of queens and kings. Full on the casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast,...splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for heaven. ***** * Her vespers done ****** Pensive awhile she dreams awake, and sees In fancy, fair St. Agnes...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1855 - 416 pages
...shielded scutcheon blushed with blood of queens and kings. xxv. Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast,...knelt, so pure a thing, so free from mortal taint. XXVI. Anon his heart revives : her vespers done, Of all its wreathed pearls her hair she frees ; Unclasps...
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Sketches on the Poetical Literature of the Past Half-century

David Macbeth Moir - 1856 - 360 pages
...casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt in Heaven's grace and boon; Rose-bloom fell on her hands,...wings, for heaven; Porphyro grew faint, She knelt BO pure a thing, so free from mortal taint." We have here a specimen of descriptive power luxuriously...
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The Eve of St. Agnes

John Keats - English poetry - 1856 - 70 pages
...casement shone the wintry moon, And threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast ; As down she fcnelt for heaven's grace and boon Rose-bloom fell on her...amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seem'da splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for heaven : — Porphyro grew faint : She knelt,...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1856 - 326 pages
...blush'd with blood of (jueens and kings. XXV. Full on this casement shone the wintry moon, And threw wnrm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt...and boon ; Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together prcst, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory ^ like a saint : She seem'da...
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