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" As a huge stone is sometimes seen to lie Couched on the bald top of an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy, By what means it could thither come, and whence; So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like a sea-beast crawled forth, that on... "
The poetical works of William Wordsworth. New and complete annotated ed ... - Page 395
by William [poetical works] Wordsworth - 1870
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Poems, in Two Volumes, Volume 1

William Wordsworth - 1807 - 170 pages
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy By what means it could thither come, and whence j So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like a Sea-beast crawl'd forth, which on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself. Such seem'd this Man,...
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Poems by William Wordsworth: Including Lyrical Ballads, and the ..., Volume 2

William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth - 1815
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy By what means it could thither come, and whence ; So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like...on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself. • Such seemed this Man, not all alive nor dead, Nor all asleep ; in his extreme old age :...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - 1815
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy By what means it could thither come, and whence ; So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like...on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself. Such seemed this Man, not all alive nor dead, Nor all asleep ; in his extreme old age : His...
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The Miscellaneous Poems of William Wordsworth, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - 1820
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy, By what means it could thither come, and whence ; So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like a Sea-beast crawled forth, that on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself; Such seemed this Man, not all alive...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Volume 2

William Wordsworth - 1827
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy, By what means it could thither come, and whence ; So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like a Sea-beast crawled forth, that on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself; Such seemed this Man, not all alive...
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Twelve Lectures on the Connexion Between Science and Revealed Religion, Volume 1

Nicholas Patrick Wiseman - 1836 - 376 pages
...of an eminence, Wonder to all who do the same espy, By what means it could hither come, or whence ; So that it seems a thing endued with sense, Like a sea-beast crawled forth, that on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself." — WORDSWORTH. De la Beche has paid...
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Select pieces from the poems of William Wordsworth

William [poetical works Wordsworth (selections]) - 1843 - 233 pages
...an eminence ; Wonder to all that do the same espy, By what means it could thither come and whence, So that it seems a thing endued with sense ; Like a sea-beast crawled forth, that on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to sun itself : Such seemed this man, not all alive...
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Rudiments of Geology

David Page - 1845 - 222 pages
...of an eminence, Wonder to all that do the same espy, By what means it could hither come, and whence, So that it seems a thing endued with sense, Like a...forth, which on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, thereto sun itself." It is a curious example of the coincidence of true poetic imagination with the...
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The Poems of William Wordsworth ...

William Wordsworth - 1845 - 619 pages
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy, By what means it could thither come, and whence : So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like a sea-beast crawled forth, that on a shelf Of rock or sand reposeth, there to eon itself ; Such seemed this Man, not all alive...
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The Poems of William Wordsworth, D.C.L., Poet Laureate, Etc. Etc

William Wordsworth - 1845 - 619 pages
...an eminence ; Wonder to all who do the same espy, By what means it could thither come, and whence ; So that it seems a thing endued with sense : Like a sea-beast crawled forth, that on a shelf Of rock or sand repoeeth, there to sun itself ; Such seemed this Man, not all alive...
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