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" The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks: . The long day wanes : the slow moon climbs : the deep Moans round with many voices. Come, my friends, Tis not too late to seek a newer world. "
Nova anthologia Oxoniensis: translations into Greek and Latin verse - Page 6
edited by - 1899 - 279 pages
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Dante's Divine Comedy: The First Part, Hell, Tr. in the Metre of the ...

Dante Alighieri - 1854 - 272 pages
...wherethro' Gleams that untravell'd world whose margin fades For ever and for ever when I move." And " for my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars until I die." Recall the origin wherefrom ye rise; To live like beasts ye nevermore were fram'd, But to pursue where...
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Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and ..., Volumes 46-47

1855 - 1226 pages
...not often surpassed by ttte poets of this world : " My purpose hold* To sail beyond the (unset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die. It may bo that the gulf will wash us down, It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles, And see the great Achilles...
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Poets. French revolutionists. Novelists

George Gilfillan - 1856 - 344 pages
...the old, much-enduring Mariner King is again panting for untried dangers and undiscovered lands: — "My purpose holds, To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die." Tennyson, with his fine artistic instinct, saw that the idea of Ulysses at rest was an incongruous...
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Westward Empire: Or, The Great Drama of Human Progress

Elias Lyman Magoon - 1856 - 460 pages
...and indomitable mariner-king panted for untried dangers and undiscovered lands. His purpose was " to sail beyond the sunset, and the baths of all the western stars, until he died." Thus actuated, man is lifted to a higher platform of observation whence he may read the book...
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Hunt's Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 35

Freeman Hunt, Thomas Prentice Kettell, William Buck Dana - 1856 - 812 pages
...and indomitable mariner-king panted for untried dangers and undiscovered lands. His purpose was " to sail beyond the sunset, and the baths of all the western stars, until he died." Thus actuated, man is lifted to a higher platform of observation, whence he may read the...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 35

1856 - 732 pages
...and indomitable mariner-king panted for untried dangers and undiscovered lands. His purpose was " to sail beyond the sunset, and the baths of all the western stars, until he died." Thus actuated, man is lifted to a higher platform of observation, whence he may read the...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 91

1903 - 1406 pages
...unknown. That was the impulse which stirred old Ulysses to set forth once more upon his travels. " For my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and...stars, until I die. It may be that the gulfs will wash as down. It may be we shall touch the Happy Isles, And see the great Achilles, whom we knew." "It may...
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Poems

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1858 - 402 pages
...the end, Some work of noble note, may yet be done, ', Not unbecoming men that strove with Gods. iThe lights begin to twinkle from the rocks : :The long...•Moans round with many voices. Come, my friends, fMrnis not too late to seek a newer world, ush off, and sitting well in order smite he sounding furrows...
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Report of Her Majesty's Civil Service Commissioners: Together ..., Volumes 4-5

1859 - 682 pages
...In haste was climbing up the eastern hill, Full envious that Night so long his place did fill. (29.) For my purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die. (30.) Thus conscience does make cowards of us all ; And thus the native hue of resolution Is sicklied...
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Historical and literary celebrities, selected from Chambers's papers for the ...

Chambers W. and R., ltd - 1859 - 630 pages
...thought.' Therefore will he quit again his patrimonial dominions, and say to his brave comrades — ' My purpose holds To sail beyond the sunset, and the baths Of all the western stars, until I die.' So likewise our hardy De Foe, after reposing for a while in ' easy circumstances ' at Newington, ventures...
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