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" Homer ruled as his demesne : Yet did I never breathe its pure serene Till I heard Chapman speak out loud and bold: Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He stared at... "
A Brotherhood Treasury of English Lyrics - Page 33
1903 - 44 pages
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Essays Aesthetical

George Henry Calvert - 1875 - 268 pages
..." Then felt I like some watcher of the skies, When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise, Silent, upon a peak in Darien." Here is a brilliant...
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers - 1876 - 870 pages
...been Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browed e, was distinctly visible to his eye at once. The...churches seemed to rise less distant than before, gaily his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien. On England. Happy...
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Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best Monor Poems ...

1876 - 508 pages
...been Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browed Homer ruled as his demesne ; Yet did I never breathe...like stout Cortez, when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific — ar.d all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in...
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Studies in English Literature

John Dennis - 1876 - 466 pages
...beeu, Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browad Homer ruled as his demesne : Yet did I never breathe...out loud and bold. Then felt I like some watcher of the skies, When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or, like stout Cortes, when with eagle eyes, He stared...
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Charles Dickens, Barry Cornwall & Some of His Friends

James Thomas Fields - 1876 - 444 pages
...been Whieh bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browed Homer ruled as his demesne ; Yet did I never breathe...Chapman speak out loud and bold : Then felt I like some wateher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken, Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes...
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Among My Books: Second Series

James Russell Lowell - 1876 - 346 pages
...— " Then felt I like some watcher of the skiea When a new planet swims into his ken; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific, and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmise," if Keats could say this, whose mind had been unconsciously...
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Among My Books: Second Series

James Russell Lowell - 1876 - 348 pages
...— " Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken ; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific, and all his men. • Looked at each other with a wild surmise," if Keats could say this, whose mind had been...
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The Island quarterly, conducted by R.R. Pittis [and others].

R Roach Pittis - 424 pages
...been, Which bards in fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browed Homer ruled as his demesne : Yet did I never breathe...out loud and bold ; Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken " in which he pays perhaps an exaggerated compliment...
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Homes and Haunts of the Most Eminent British Poets

William Howitt - 1877 - 732 pages
...; Oft of one wide expanse had I been told, That deep-browed Homer ruled as his demesne ; Yet did 1 never breathe its pure serene Till I heard Chapman...out loud and bold. Then felt I like some watcher of the skies, When a new planet swims into his ken, Or like stout Cortex, when with eagle eyes He stared...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - 1878 - 882 pages
...fealty to Apollo hold. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browed Homer ruled as bis demesne ; Yet did I never breathe its pure serene...with eagle eyes He stared at the Pacific — and all his men Looked at each other with a wild surmiseSilent, upon a peak in Darien. iIOHK КПП. TJHLAND....
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