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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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Nugae Criticae: Occasional Papers Written at the Seaside

Sir John Skelton - 1862 - 512 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...soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory like a saint. In this passage there is a tropical accumulation of superb colours — " rose bloom," " soft amethyst,"...
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The Intellectual Observer, Volume 4

1864 - 552 pages
...breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon ; Kose bloom fell on her hands, together pressed ; And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory like a saint." In these lines we have a poet's declaration that the rays of the moon can bring intense and glowing...
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Favourite English Poems: Thomson to Tennyson, 1700-1860

1863 - 392 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 Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1863 - 496 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, so pure...
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The book of days, a miscellany of popular antiquities, Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1862 - 882 pages
...threw warm gules on Madeline's fair breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's grace and boon ; Rose-bloom i c u X c k \ MBN .? E ܘh 4 ,w{ B $mP 5]P|;%yP^ DSe ;O KćvC e nN-u4 B > &( 7 r Her vespers done, Of all its wreathed pearls her hair she frees ; Unclasps her wanned jewels one by...
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The Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1863 - 370 pages
...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...: She knelt, so pure a thing, so free from mortal taintAnon his heart revives : her vespers done, Of all its wreathed pearls her hair she frees ; Unclasps...
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The Seer: Or, Common-places Refreshed, Volume 2

Leigh Hunt - 1864 - 298 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...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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Essays and poems, selected from the literary remains of F. Hinde

Frederick Hinde - 1864 - 150 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, so pure...
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The Intellectual Observer, Volume 4

1864 - 542 pages
...breast, As down she knelt for Heaven's prace and boon ; Kosc bloom fell on her hands, together pressed ; And on her silver cross soft amethyst, And on her hair a glory like a eaint." In these lines we have a poet's declaration that the rays of the moon can bring intense and...
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What Men Have Said about Woman: A Collection of Choice Thoughts and Sentences

Henry Southgate - 1865 - 396 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. Keats. Devotedness of. There is one in...
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