Talbot and Vernon: A Novel ...

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Baker and Scribner, 1850 - 513 páginas
 

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Página 471 - They bear the mandate; they must sweep my way And marshal me to knavery. Let it work; For 'tis the sport to have the engineer Hoist with his own petard...
Página 362 - Breathes there the man, with soul so dead, Who never to himself hath said, This is my own, my native land ? Whose heart hath ne'er within him burned, As home his footsteps he hath turned, From wandering on a foreign strand...
Página 197 - All in a moment through the gloom were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air With orient colours waving ; with them rose A forest huge of spears ; and thronging helms Appeared, and serried shields in thick array, Of depth immeasurable...
Página 243 - It yearns me not if men my garments wear ; Such outward things dwell not in my desires : But if it be a sin to covet honour, I am the most offending soul alive.
Página 157 - But, look, the morn in russet mantle clad, Walks o'er the dew of yon high eastern hill.
Página 312 - What's Hecuba to him, or he to Hecuba, That he should weep for her/ What would he do, Had he the motive and the cue for passion That I have...
Página 152 - Tis pleasing to be school'd in a strange tongue By female lips and eyes — that is, I mean, When both the teacher and the taught are young, As was the case, at least, where I have been ; They smile so when one's right, and when one's wrong. They smile still more, and then there intervene Pressure of hands, perhaps even a chaste kiss; I learn'd the little that I know by this : CLXV.
Página 48 - Tis beauty truly blent, whose red and white Nature's own sweet and cunning hand laid on...
Página 378 - Things vulgar, and, well weigh'd, scarce worth the praise ? They praise, and they admire, they know not what, And know not whom, but as one leads the other...
Página 20 - And ne'er did Grecian chisel trace A nymph, a naiad, or a grace, Of finer form, or lovelier face...

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