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" Eve, Young virgins might have visions of delight, And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honey'd middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As, supperless to bed they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lily white... "
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Poems

John Keats - 1896 - 338 pages
...On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. 45 They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright; 5° As, supperless to bed they must...
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Poems

John Keats - 1896 - 350 pages
...love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. 45 VI. They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, 267 If ceremonies due they did aright ; 5° As, supperless to bed they...
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Curiosities of Popular Customs and of Rites, Ceremonies, Observances, and ...

1897 - 1030 pages
...this vigil ever memorable in literature by founding upon them his exquisite poem of " St. Agnes' Eve." They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright; As, supperl ess to bed they must retire,...
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The Ghost World

Thomas Firminger Thiselton Dyer - 1898 - 470 pages
...piece of superstition on which Keats has founded his poem, 'The Eve of St. Agnes:' ', • They told me how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins might have...visions of delight, • And soft adorings from their love receive, Upon the honey 'd middle .of the night El jr? i : |(!.K i|| : I. If ceremonies due they...
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Gems of Genius in Poetry and Art: From the Kings and Queens of Thought : and ...

Frederick Saunders, Minnie K. Davis - 1899 - 768 pages
...day, On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many a time declare. They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins might have visions of de* light, And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies...
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The Complete Works of John Keats: Lamia. Isabella and posthumous poems to 1818

John Keats - 1921 - 260 pages
...On love, and wing'd St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. VI. They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lilly white ; Nor look behind, nor sideways, but require Of Heaven with upward eyes for all that they...
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Poems from Shelley and Keats

Percy Bysshe Shelley, John Keats - 1900 - 294 pages
...On love, and winged St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. VI They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honeyed middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; 50 As, supperless to bed they must...
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British Popular Customs, Present and Past: Illustrating the Social and ...

Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer - 1900 - 582 pages
...the frozen grass, And silent was the flock in woolly fold. ****** They told me how, upon St. Agnes's Eve Young virgins might have visions of delight; And soft adorings from their loves receive, Upon the houey'd middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; As supperless to bed they must retire,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of John Keats

John Keats - 1900 - 500 pages
...' Alid soft adorings from their loves receive •j, , 'y Upon the honey'd middle of the night, jt* If ceremonies due they did aright ; * £ As, supperless to bed they must retire, v (/' And couch supine their beauties, lily white ; Nor look behind, nor sideways, Of TTPAVCTV wjt,b...
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Keats Poems Published in 1820

John Keats - 1909 - 212 pages
...On love, and wing'd St. Agnes' saintly care, As she had heard old dames full many times declare. VI. They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins...middle of the night, If ceremonies due they did aright ; 50 As, supperless to bed they must retire, And couch supine their beauties, lily white ; Nor look...
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