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" O'er which were shadowy cast Elysian gleams, That played in waving lights from place to place, And shed a roseate smile on nature's face. "
The Quarterly Review - Page 480
1811
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The Seasons, and Castle of Indolence ...

James Thomson, Dr. Johnson - 1818 - 279 pages
...least entrance found they none at all ; Whence sweeter grew our sleep, secure in massy hall. XLIV. And hither Morpheus sent his kindest dreams, Raising...That play'd, in waving lights, from place to place, * The Arabian Caliphs had poets among the officers of their court, whose office it was to do wltat...
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The Wreath: A Collection of Poems from Celebrated English Authors

1821 - 259 pages
...least entrance found they none at all ; Whence sweeter grew our sleep, secure in massy hall. XLIV. And hither Morpheus sent his kindest dreams, Raising...That play'd, in waving lights, from place to place, * The Arabian Calipht had poets among the officers of their court, wliose office it was to do what...
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Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volume 1

Dugald Stewart - 1821
...kindest dreami, " Raiiing a world of gayer tinct nod grace ; " O'er which were shadowy cast Elyai.in gleams, " That play'd, in waving lights, from place..." And shed a roseate smile on Nature's face. " Not Titan's pencil e'er cou)d so array, " So fleece with clouds the pure etherial space ; "Nor could it...
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Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind, Volumes 1-2

Dugald Stewart - 1822
...enchantment and rapture, which have been created by the divine imaginations of Virgil and of Tasso. " And hither Morpheus sent his kindest dreams, " Raising a world of gayer tinct and grace : " (J'er which were shadowy cast Elysian gleams, " That play'd, in waving lights, from place to place,...
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The American First Class Book, Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation, Book 4

John Pierpont - 1823 - 480 pages
...they stole, \9 when seraphick hands a hymn impart ; Wild-warbling Nature all, above the reach of Art! And hither Morpheus sent his kindest dreams, Raising a world of gayer (inct and grace, O'er which were shadowy c:ist Elysian gleams, That played, in waving lights, from...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 822 pages
...Yet the least entrance found they none at all ; Whence sweeter grew oursleep,secu re in massy hall. d displace For one of Syrian mode, whereon to burn His odious offerings Thatplay'd, in waving lights.from place to place, And shed a roseate smile on nature's face. Not Titian's...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 562 pages
...Yet the least entranee found they none at all ; Whenee sweeter grew our sleep, seeure in massy hall. , amidst their talk, To the ehurehyard to take a walk ; When Baueis h tinę and graee ; O'er whieh were shadowy east Elysian gleams, That play'd, in waving lights, from...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Prefaces

John Aikin - 1826 - 807 pages
...all ; Whence sweeter grew our sleep, secure in m*HT hall. And hither Morpheus sent his kindest drams, Raising a world of gayer tinct and grace . O'er which...gleams, That play'd, in waving lights, from place H place, And shed a roseate smile on Nature's face. Not Titian's pencil e'er could so array, So fierce...
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The Seasons, and Castle of Indolence: To which is Prefixed the Life of the ...

James Thomson - 1826 - 234 pages
...the least entrance found they none at all, Whence sweeter grew our sleep, secure in massy hall. 13 And hither Morpheus sent his kindest dreams, Raising...gayer tinct and grace, O'er which were shadowy cast Elysinn gleams, That play'd, in waving lights, from place to place, And shed a roseate smile on Nature's...
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Private Life; Or, Varieties of Character and Opinion, Volume 1

Mary Jane Mackenzie - 1829
...is calm and clear ; — • And hither fancy sent her kindest dreams, Raising a world of gayer tint and grace ; O'er which were shadowy cast Elysian gleams....place, And shed a roseate smile on Nature's face." THOJUSOS. SIR HENRY failed not to keep his appointment at the tea-table. The ' bubbling and loud hissing...
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