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" Lisping th' eternal name of God From purity's own cherub mouth, And looking, while his hands and eyes Are lifted to the glowing skies, Like a stray babe of Paradise, Just lighted on that flowery plain, And seeking for its home again... "
Lalla Rookh, And, Irish Melodies - Page 156
by Thomas Moore - 1817 - 366 pages
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore - 1844 - 509 pages
...laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod Kneels 3 with his forehead to the south, Lisping the' eternal name of God From Purity's own cherub mouth,...Like a stray babe of Paradise, Just lighted on that flow'ry plain, And seeking for its home again. Oh ! 'twas a sight — that Heav'n — that child A...
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The District School Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed ...

William Draper Swan - 1845 - 484 pages
...sweetly on the air, From Syria's thousand minarets! The boy has started from the bed Of flowers, where he had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod...that flowery plain, And seeking for its home again ! O, 'twas a sight, — that heaven — that child,— A scene, which might have well beguiled Even...
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The Prose and Poetry of Europe and America: Consisting of Literary Gems and ...

1845 - 600 pages
...Ctitnumd, 8«c alwi Hurun d«' Ou.oiiuuu. loin. vp Mi The boy has started from the bed Of flow'rs, where he had laid his head. And down upon the fragrant sod Kneels* with his forehead to the south. Lisping Hi' eternal name of God Fopm Purity's own cherub mouth, And looking, while his hands and eyes Are lifted...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review by Francis Jeffrey, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...sweetly on the air, From Syria's thousand minarets ! The boy has started from the bed Of flowers, where he had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod...that flowery plain. And seeking for its home again ! "And how felt he, the wretched Man Reclining there — while mem'ry ran O'er many a year of guilt...
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The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations...

George Croly - 1849 - 395 pages
...sweetly on the air, From SYRIA'S thousand minarets ! The boy has started from the bed Of flowers, where he had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod Kneels, with his forehead to the south, Lisping the eternal name of God From Purity's own cherub mouth, And looking, while his hands and eyes Are lifted...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1851 - 746 pages
...sweetly on the air, From Syria's thousand minarets ! The boy has started from the bed Of flowers, where he had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod...that flowery plain, And seeking for its home again 1 Oh 'twas a sight — that Heaven — that child — A scene which might have well beguil'd E'en haughty...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore - 1851
...started from the bed Of flow'rs, where he had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod ζ Kneels1"1 with his forehead to the south, Lisping th' eternal...Like a stray babe of Paradise, Just lighted on that flow'ry plain, And seeking for its home again. Oh ! 'twas a sight — that Ileav'n — that child—...
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Compitum; or, The meeting of the ways at the Catholic Church [by K.H. Digby].

Kenelm Henry Digby - 1851
...who was her life in solitude." f " Thus did she kneel, lisping sacred names And looking, while her hands and eyes Are lifted to the glowing skies, Like a stray babe of paradise, Just lighted on the flowery plain, And seeking for its home again ! " A child born of Catholic and pious parents in...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore: Complete in One Volume

Thomas Moore - 1853 - 747 pages
...started from the bed Of flow'rs, where ho had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod Kneels5 with his forehead to the south, Lisping th' eternal...eyes Are lifted to the glowing skies, Like a stray bab« of Paradise, Just lighted on that flow'ry plain, And seeking for its homo again. Oh ! 'twas a...
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The Young Ladies' Elocutionary Reader: Containing a Selection of Reading Lessons

Anna U. Russell - 1853 - 480 pages
...sweetly on the air, From Syria's thousand minarets ! The boy has started from the bed Of flowers, where he had laid his head, And down upon the fragrant sod Kneels, with his forehead to the south, Lisping the eternal name of God From Purity's own cherub mouth ; And looking, while his hands and eyes Are...
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