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" I'd rather be A pagan suckled in a creed outworn; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn, Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea, Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. "
Pages from an old volume of life. A collection of essays 1857-1881 - Page 163
by Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1892
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Poems, in Two Volumes,

William Wordsworth - 1807 - 358 pages
...outworn ; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. 1s. 19. It is a beauteous Evening, calm and free; The holy time is quiet as...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - 1815 - 416 pages
...outworn ; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. , 182 XXV. WRITTEN IN VERY EARLY YOUTH. CALM is all nature as a resting wheel....
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Poems by William Wordsworth: Including Lyrical Ballads, and the ...

William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth - 1815 - 416 pages
...outworn; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. XXV. WRITTEN /N FERY EARLY YOUTH. CALM is all nature as a resting wheel. The...
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The Miscellaneous Poems of William Wordsworth, Volume 3

William Wordsworth - 1820 - 362 pages
...outworn ; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. XVII. How sweet it is, when mother Fancy rocks The wayward brain, to saunter...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - 1828 - 600 pages
...outworn ; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn. SONNET. COMPOSED IN THE VALLEY NEAR DOVER, ON RETURNING FROM FRANCE. DEAR Fellow-traveller...
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Good Wives

Lydia Maria Child - 1833 - 352 pages
...outworn ; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn." Wordsworth. I MRS HUBER, WIFE OP FRANCOIS HUBER. FRANCIS HUBER was born at...
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The Indicator, and the Companion: A Miscellany for the Fields and ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - 1834 - 342 pages
...creed outworn. So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn." XXIV.— GETTING UP ON COLD MORNINGS. AN Italian author — Giulio Cordara,...
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The Indicator and the Companion: A Miscellany for the Fields and ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - 1835 - 350 pages
...outworn. So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea ; , Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn." XXIV.— GETTING UP ON COLD MORNINGS. AN Italian author — Giulio Cordara,...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Writings of T. Noon Talfourd

Thomas Noon Talfourd - 1842 - 412 pages
...outworn: - So might I, standing on some pleasant lee, Have ghmpses which might make me less forlorn; Have sight of Proteus coming from the sea, Or hear old Triton blow his wreathed horn!" But he has chosen rather to survey the majesties of Greece, with the eye of...
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844 - 738 pages
...outworn ; So might I, standing on this pleasant lea, Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn ; s.'] Nothing is so improving to the temper ш the study of th blow his wreathed horn. Composed upon Weetmuuter Bridge, September 3, 18« Earth has not anything to...
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