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" A pleasing land of drowsy-head it was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye ; And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, For ever flushing round a summer sky... "
The Poetical Works of James Thomson: With His Last Corrections, Additions ... - Page 134
by James Thomson, John Aikin - 1804
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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gentn

Washington Irving - 1848 - 465 pages
...HOLLOW. (FOUND AMONG THE PAPERS OF THE LATE DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER.) i A pieasine land of drowsy head it was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye ; And of gay castlos io the clontls that pau, For ever flushing round a summer sky. CASTLI or INDOLINCI. IN the...
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A History of the County of Westchester, from Its First Settlement ..., Volume 1

Robert Bolton - 1848
...the north of Beeckmantown lies the romantic region of Sleepy Hollow. A pleasing land of drowsy head it was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye ; And of gay cnstles in the clouds that pass, For ever flushing round a summer sky. [ Castle of Indolence. Cnstle...
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Outlines of English Literature

Thomas Budd Shaw - 1849 - 435 pages
...Thomson's poem: let him express it in his own delicious words : "A pleasing land of drowsy head it was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye, And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, For ever flushing round a summer sky ; There eke the soft delights, that witchingly...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 395 pages
...blood ; And where this valley winded out below, The murm'ring main was heard, and scarcelyheardtoflow A pleasing land of drowsy-head it was, Of dreams that...before the half-shut eye ; And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, For ever flushing round a summer sky : There eke the soft delights that witchingly...
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Sketches of English Literature from the Fourteenth to the Present Century

Clara Lucas Balfour - 1852 - 404 pages
...And where this valley winded out, below, The murmuring main was heard, and scarcely heard, to flow. " A pleasing land of drowsy-head it was, Of Dreams that...before the half-shut eye, And of gay Castles in the clouds that pass, For ever flushing round a summer sky ; There eke the soft Delights, that witchingly...
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A Book for a Corner: Selections in Prose and Verse from Authors the Best ...

1852 - 731 pages
...And where this valley winded out, below, The murmuring main was heard, and scarcely heard, to flow. A pleasing land of drowsy-head it was, Of dreams that...before the half-shut eye, And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, Forever flushing round a summer sky ; There eke the soft delights, that witchingly...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludweg Beruhard Wolff - 1852 - 399 pages
...And where this valley winded out, below, The murmuring main was heard, and scarcely heard, to flow. A pleasing land of drowsy-head it was, Of dreams that...before the half-shut eye ; And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, For ever flushing round a summer-sky: There eke the soft delights , that witchingly...
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A Book for a Corner: Or, Selections in Prose and Verse from ..., Volume 1

1852
...And where this valley winded out, below, The murmuring main was heard, and scarcely heard, to flow. A pleasing land of drowsy-head it was, Of dreams that...before the half-shut eye, And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, Forever flushing round a summer sky ; There eke the soft delights, that witchingly...
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A Book for a Corner; Or, Selections in Prose and Verse from ..., Volumes 1-2

Leigh Hunt - 1852
...was, Of dreams that wave hefore the half-shut eye, And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, Forever flushing round a summer sky ; There eke the soft delights, that witchingly Instil a wanton sweetness through the breast, And the calm pleasures always hover' d nigh ; But whate'er smack'd of noyance and...
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A Book for a Corner, Or Selections in Prose and Verse from Authors the Best ...

Leigh Hunt - 1852
...was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye, And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, Forever flushing round a summer sky ; There eke the soft delights, that witchingly Instil a wanton sweetness through the breast, And the calm pleasures always hover'd nigh; But whate'er smack'd of noyatice and...
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