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" Let our frail thoughts dally with false surmise. Ay me ! Whilst thee the shores, and sounding Seas Wash far away, where'er thy bones are hurl'd, Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides, Where thou perhaps under the whelming tide Visit'st the bottom of the... "
Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's writings, relating to Milton. A ... - Page 183
by William Hayley - 1810
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A household book of English poetry, selected with notes by R.C. Trench

Richard Chenevix Trench (abp. of Dublin) - 1868
...where'er thy bones are hurled, 155. beyond the stormy Hebrides, ou perhaps, under the whelming tide, e bottom of the monstrous world; Or whether thou, to our moist vows denied, Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old, , 160 Where the great Vision of the guarded Mount Looks towards Namancos and Bayona's...
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Class-book of Science and Literature

Class-book - 1869 - 324 pages
...Ay me ! whilst thee the shores and sounding seas Wash far away, where'er thy bones are hurled, 155 Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides, Where thou perhaps,...to our moist vows denied, Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old,6 160 Where the great Vision of the guarded Mount Looks towards Namancos and Bayona's...
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Favourite English poems and poets

English poems - 1870 - 672 pages
...surmise; Ay me ! whilst thee the shores and sounding seas Wash far away, where'er thy bones are hurled, Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides, Where thou perhaps,...to our moist vows denied, Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old, Where the great Vision of the guarded Mount Looks towards Namancos and Bayona's hold....
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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1870 - 597 pages
...to interpose a little ease, Let our frail thoughts dally with false surmise ; Ay4 me ! whilst thee the shores and sounding seas Wash far away, where'er...whelming tide, Visit'st the bottom of the monstrous world ;3 Or whether thou, to our moist vows denied, Sleep'st by the fable of Bcllcrus6 old, Where the great...
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English poems, ed. with life, intr. and selected notes by R.C. Browne, Volume 1

John Milton - 1870
...Ay me ! whilst thee the shores, and sounding seas Wash far away, where'er thy bones are hurl'd; 155 Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides, Where thou perhaps...monstrous world ; Or whether thou to our moist vows deni'd Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old; 160 Where the great vision of the guarded mount Looks...
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The Cornhill Magazine

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1905
...description. Ay me ! whilst thee the shores and sounding seas Wash far away, where'er thy bones are hnrl'd, Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides, Where thou perhaps,...to our moist vows denied, Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old Where the great vision of the guarded mount Looks toward Namancos and Bayona's hold —...
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Milton, Poet of Exile

Louis Lohr Martz - 1986 - 356 pages
...of the body that was made: Ay me! Whilst thee the shores, and sounding Seas Wash far away, where ere thy bones are hurld, Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides,...whelming tide Visit'st the bottom of the monstrous world . . . [154-58] As in the earlier passage on fame, this depth of despair is answered by the voice of...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - 1995 - 891 pages
...so to interpose a little ease, Let our frail thoughts dally with false surmise. Ay me! Whilst thee the shores and sounding seas Wash far away, where'er...to our moist vows denied, Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old, 160 Where the great vision of the guarded mount Looks toward Namancos and Bayona's hold;...
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The Classic Hundred Poems: All-time Favorites

William Harmon, Professor William Harmon - 1998 - 360 pages
...dally with false surmise; Ay me! whilst thee the shores and sounding seas Wash far away, where e'er thy bones are hurl'd, Whether beyond the stormy Hebrides,...monstrous world, Or whether thou, to our moist vows deni'd, Sleep'st by the fable of Bellerus old, Where the great vision of the guarded Mount Looks toward...
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Romantic Returns: Superstition, Imagination, History

Deborah Elise White - 2000 - 227 pages
...Hebraic poetry as well as a recollection of the remainder of that power in Milton's poetry: ". . . beyond the stormy Hebrides, / Where thou perhaps under...tide / visit'st the bottom of the monstrous world" (Lycidas, 156-58). Recognizing Milton in the highlands, so to speak, makes the allegorical function...
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