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" Some kinder casuists are pleased to say, In nameless print — that I have no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the properest notion Of getting into heaven the shortest way; My altars are the mountains and... "
Don Juan. Cantos i. to v. [by lord Byron]. - Page 146
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning: Ed., with Introduction ...

Lucius Hudson Holt - 1915 - 956 pages
...nameless print — that I have no devotion; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall world I stand alone, and think Till Love and Fame...gone, What Elysium have ye known, Happy field or mossy \V hich bounds Ravenna's immemorial wood, Rooted where once the Adrian wave flow'd o'er, 9j» To where...
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The Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - 1915 - 952 pages
...nameless print — that I have no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall ng sound and slow, The beach of pebbles bright as...snow. jjc The boat had touched this silver strand J aud the ocean, Earth, air, stars, — all that springs from the great Whole, Who hath produced, and...
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English Prose and Verse from Beowulf to Stevenson

Henry Spackman Pancoast - 1915 - 854 pages
...not a breath crept through the rosy air, And yet the forest leaves seem stirr'd with prayer. . . . cv Sweet hour of twilight! — in the solitude Of the pine forest, and the silent shore 930 Which bounds Ravenna's8 immemorial wood. Rooted where once the Adrian wave flow'a o'er, To where...
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Medical Pickwick, Volume 5

1919 - 496 pages
...Byron wrote: "My altars are the mountains and the ocean. Earth, sky, and stars — all that spring from the great Whole, Who hath produced and will receive the soul." Longfellow thus writes : "If ihou art worn and hard beset With sorrows that thou woutdst forget ; If...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century, Part 2

Curtis Hidden Page - 1910 - 966 pages
...But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the properest notion Of setting Hidden" Curtis Hidden Page( Sweet hour of twilight ! — in the solitude Of the pine forest, and the silent shore Which bounds...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge ...

Curtis Hidden Page - 1924 - 486 pages
...nameless print — that I have no devotion ; But set those persons down with me to pray, And you shall see who has the properest notion Of getting into heaven...ocean, Earth, air, stars.— all that springs from tlie great Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the soul. Sweet hour of twilight !— in the...
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Letture inglesi: coordinate al programma governativo dei licei e corredate ...

Carlo Formichi - 1925 - 518 pages
...Byron, Shelley, ecc. furono iinbevuti. « My altars » dice Byron nel Don Juan (Canto III, 104) « are the mountains and the ocean, — Earth, air, stars,...Whole, — Who hath produced, and will receive the soul ». E Shelley canta nelV Adonais, Lli « The One remains, the many change and pass ». (2) Ne, se anche...
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Literatura española: libros y autores modernos

César Barja - 1924 - 682 pages
...los altares de su adoración sean diferentes del Dios y los altares de Espronceda : My altara are tbe mountains and the ocean, Earth, air, stars, — all...Whole, Who hath produced, and will receive the soul (*). Varias veces admitió Byron la existencia de Dios, y, según parece, hasta hubo de sentir la tentación...
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Baily's Magazine of Sports and Pastimes, Volume 27

1875 - 480 pages
...thankful to ' Baily.' It was a calm evening, such an one as would bring to mind the soothing stanza of 'Sweet hour of twilight in the solitude of the pine ' forest, and the silent shore,' and the memories of the charming Don, moral and all, gave a tone and relish to the mulled claret after...
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Ave Maria

1880 - 532 pages
...are pleased to say .... I have no devotion ; But set these persons down with me to pray And you shall see who has the properest notion Of getting into heaven the shortest way. . . ." But some one calls a " Halt! " Have we set out to abuse poor ill-fated Byron, on our journey...
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