Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" She is coming, my own, my sweet; Were it ever so airy a tread, My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth in an earthy bed; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century dead; Would start and tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple... "
The Williams Quarterly - Page 237
1857
Full view - About this book

The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - 1832 - 882 pages
...My heart would hear her, and beat, Wore it earth in an earthy bed. My dust would hear her, and heat, Had I lain for a century dead: Would start and tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red. [From Maud.] OO NOT, HAPPY DAT. Go not, happy day, From the shining fields, Go not, happy day, Till...
Full view - About this book

Southern Literary Messenger, Volume 22

1856
...it ever so airy a tread, My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth in an earthy bed; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century...tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red." W do not remember a garden scene in poetry that surpasses this for delicacy and beauty, and for the...
Full view - About this book

The Family friend [ed. by R.K. Philp].

Robert Kemp Philp - 1855
...it earth in an earthy bed ; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain lor a ceniury dead ; Woul'i start and tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red." The gentle maid answers to the invocation, and is followed into the garden by her brother; he insults the...
Full view - About this book

The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 5, Part 1

1855
...it ever so airy a tread, My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth In an earthy bed ; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century...tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red. Maud comes forth to meet her lover : her brother and the " new made lord" surprise them, and the tale...
Full view - About this book

The Rambler, a Catholic journal of home and foreign literature [&c ..., Volume 4

1855
...it ever so airy a tread, My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth in an earthy bed : My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century...under her feet, And blossom in purple and red." The Married Life of Pachel, Lady Bussett. By M. Guizot. (London, Bosworth.) This little work is a translation...
Full view - About this book

MAUD, AND OTHER POEMS.

ALFRED TENNYSON, D.C.L., - 1855
...whispers, * I wait.* 11. My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth in an earthy bed ; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century...tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red. MAUD. XXII. 1. * THE fault was mine, the fault was mine ' Why am I sitting here so stunn'd and...
Full view - About this book

Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic, Volume 3

Beautiful poetry - 1855
...it ever so airy a tread, My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth in an earthy bed ; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century...tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red. LOVE'S REVENGE. I HAVE led her home, my love, my only friend. There is none like her, none. And never...
Full view - About this book

The Irish Quarterly Review, Volume 5

1855
...it ever so airy a tread, My heart would hear her ami beat, \\Vn- it earth in an earthy bed ; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century dead ; Would start a;iii tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red. Maud comes forth to meet her lover : her...
Full view - About this book

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 78

1855
...heart would hear her anil beat, Were It earth In an earthy bed; My dust would hear her and beat, liad 1 lain for a century dead ; Would start and tremble under her feet, in purple and red.'1 Little more of story is there. The lovers are surprised in...
Full view - About this book

Dwight's Journal of Music, Volumes 7-8

1856
...it ever so airy tread, My heart would hear her and beat, Were it earth in an earthy bed; My dust would hear her and beat, Had I lain for a century...tremble under her feet, And blossom in purple and red. Cinderella at Niblo'e. [From the NY Tribune, August 7.) The sweetest of fairy legends is Cinderella....
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF