Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" In glided Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet. Her face was like an April morn, Clad in a wintry cloud; And clay-cold was her lily hand, That held her sable shroud. So shall the fairest face appear, When youth and years are flown : Such... "
Poemata Latine partim reddita, partim scripta - Page 22
by Vincent Bourne - 1808 - 286 pages
Full view - About this book

Chamber's Cyclopædia of English Literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1902
...were fast asleep. William and Margaret. 'Twas at the silent solemn hour, When night and morning meet ; myrtle vises, far from human eye, And breathes its balmy fragrance o'er the wild an April morn Clad in a wintry cloud ; And clay-cold was her lily hand That held her sable shroud....
Full view - About this book

Lives of the English Poets: Swift-Lyttelton

Samuel Johnson - 1905
...pale-ey'd ghost, And stood at William's feet.' In a broad-sheet in the Brit. Mus. (nd) it runs : — ' Now all was wrapt in dark mid-night And all were fast...Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet.' In Eng. Poets, Ixiii. 191, it runs : — ' 'Twas at the silent, solemn hour When night and morning...
Full view - About this book

Die geister in der englischen literatur des 18. jahrhunderts: Ein beitrag ...

Carl Thürnau - 1906 - 150 pages
...Schilderung vom Erscheinen des Geistes in 5 Strophen mit vielen Vergleichen: „Her face was like an April morn Clad in a wintry cloud ; And claycold was her lily hand That held her sable shroud" etc. fällt völlig aus dem Stil der Volksballade heraus. Admiral...
Full view - About this book

Palaestra: Untersuchungen und Texte aus der ..., Volumes 53-56; Volume 59

1906
...vom Erscheinen des Geistes in 5 Strophen mit vielen Vergleichen: „Her faee was like an April morii Clad in a wintry cloud; And claycold was her lily band That held her säble shroud" etc. fällt völlig aus dem Stil der Volksballade heraus. Admiral Hosiers Ghost,...
Full view - About this book

English Poetry (1170-1892)

John Matthews Manly - 1907 - 580 pages
...MALLET (1705-1765) WILLIAM AND MARGARET "Twas at the silent solemn hour, When night and morning meet; In glided Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet. Her face was like an April morn Clad in a wintry cloud; And clay-cold was her lily hand That held her sable shroud. So...
Full view - About this book

A Collection of Eighteenth Century Verse

Margaret Lynn - 1907 - 484 pages
...morning meet ; In glided Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet. 5 Her face was like an April morn Clad in a wintry cloud ; And clay-cold was her lily hand That held her sable shroud. So shall the fairest face appear, 10 When youth and years are flown...
Full view - About this book

A Collection of Eighteenth Century Verse

Margaret Lynn - 1907 - 484 pages
...morning meet ; In glided Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet. 5 Her face was like an April morn Clad in a wintry cloud ; And clay-cold was her lily hand That held her sable shroud. So shall the fairest face appear, 10 When youth and years are flown...
Full view - About this book

The Book of Georgian Verse

William Stanley Braithwaite - 1909 - 1313 pages
...Bangour 104. William and Margaret "T'WAS at the silent, solemn hour, •^ When night and morning meet; In glided Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet, Her face was like an April morn Clad in a wintry cloud; And clay-cold was her lily hand, That held her sable shroud....
Full view - About this book

Aaron Hill, Poet, Dramatist, Projector

Dorothy Brewster - 1913 - 300 pages
...' ' When it was grown to dark midnight, And all were fast asleep" — in the broadside — ' ' When all was wrapt in dark midnight, And all were fast asleep" — in the Plain Dealer — "When Hope lay hushed in silent night, And Woe was wrapt in sleep" — in Mallet's...
Full view - About this book

English Prose and Poetry (1137-1892)

John Matthews Manly - 1916 - 792 pages
...morning meet ; • In glided Margaret's grimly ghost, And stood at William's feet. 4 Her face was like an not reached by the great fire. That fire had, in a few days, hand That held her sable shroud. 8 So shall the fairest face appear, When youth and years are flown...
Full view - About this book




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