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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... "
The World's Best Poetry: Love; introductory essay: The future of poetry, by ... - Page 318
1904
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824 - 846 pages
...threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon; Rosebloom fell on her hands, together prest, And on her silver...seemed a splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for lieaveu : — Soon, trembling in her soft and chilly nest, In sort of wakeful swoon, perplexed she....
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The Spirit of the Age Or Contemporary Portraits

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 424 pages
...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...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 Spirit of the Age: Or, Contemporary Portraits, Volumes 1-2

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 482 pages
...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, hke a saint : She sccrn'da splendid angel, newly drcst, Save wings, for heaven : — Porphyro grew...
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The Every Day Book, Or, A Guide to the Year: Describing the ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1826 - 882 pages
...threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon; Rose-bloom the breaking of the clouds, discovering the palace of the sun, in double and treble prospects, to seem'da splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for Heaven : — • • Her vespers done Of all its...
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A Ramble Among the Musicians of Germany, Giving Some Account of the Operas ...

Edward Holmes - 1828 - 308 pages
...exquisitely pictured the effect in the girl who has knelt " to ask Heaven's grace and boon," " Rose bloom fell on her hands together prest, And on her silver...soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory like a saint." A Gothic cathedral is to the little children in a city like a venerable kind of elderly acquaintance;...
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Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of ..., Volume 1

Leigh Hunt - 1828 - 512 pages
...breast, As down she knelt for heaven's grace and boon ; Rose bloom fell on her hands, together press'd, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seem'da splendid angel, newly dress'd, Save wings, for heaven." The whole volume is worthy of this...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1830 - 878 pages
...breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon , Rose-bloom fell on her hands, together jircst, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seem'da splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for Heaven : — — ^— — — — — ^— Her...
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The Monthly Review

1832 - 652 pages
...youthful fair, kneeling to ask heaven's grace, so beautifully expressed by the poet, — Rose bloom fell on her hands together prest, And on her silver...soft amethyst And on her hair a glory like a saint. ' How the heavenly tones in solemn grandeur roll along ! It is only upon the continent that we can...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calandar of Popular ...

William Hone - 1835 - 876 pages
...Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon; Rose-bloom fell on her bands, together prest, And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seem'da splendid angel, newly drest. Save wings, for Heaven : — Her vespers done Of all its wreathed...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1837 - 954 pages
...threw warm gules nn 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...amethyst, And on her hair a glory, like a saint : She seem'da splendid angel, newly drest, Save wings, for Heaven : — — ^— — — — — — Her...
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