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" I HEARD the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through her marble halls ! I saw her sable skirts all fringed with light From the celestial walls. I felt her presence, by its spell of might, Stoop o'er me from above ; The calm majestic presence of the... "
The Belfast Queen's College Calendar - Page 166
by Queen's University of Belfast - 1852
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Voices of the Night

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Digital images - 1839 - 174 pages
...' [toil juoyle 'Ayafifftvoviov inl Sofiov • vno yaQ aiyicov, vno TE EURIPIDES. HYMN TO THE NIGHT. I HEARD the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through...above ; The calm, majestic presence of the Night, As of the one I love. I heard the sounds of sorrow and delight, The manifold, soft chimes, That fill...
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Burton's Gentleman's Magazine and American Monthly Review, Volumes 6-7

William Evans Burton, Edgar Allan Poe - 1840 - 616 pages
...personified Night. Even in the first stanza this difficulty occurs — enfeebling all. The words — I heard the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through her marble halls — convey us to a palace tenanted by the sable-draperied, by the corporate Night. But the lines I...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 6

1840 - 326 pages
...personified Night. Even in the first stanza this difflculty occurs — enfeebling all. The words — I heard the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through her marble lralls — convey us to a palace tenanted by the sable-druperied, by the corporate Night. But the lines...
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Southern Quarterly Review, Volume 1

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - 1842 - 642 pages
..." Hymn to the Night ? " Read it once, and its melody haunts the heart lorever : "HYMN TO THE NIGHT. I heard the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through...above ; The calm, majestic presence of the Night, As of the one I love. I heard the sounds of sorrow and delight, The manifold, soft chimes, That fill...
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The Southern Quarterly Review, Volume 1

Daniel Kimball Whitaker, Milton Clapp, William Gilmore Simms, James Henley Thornwell - American periodicals - 1842 - 578 pages
...Hymn to the Night ? " Read it once, and its melody haunts the heart lorever : " HYMN TO THE NIGHT. I heard the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through her marble halls ! I saw her sahle skirts all fringed with light From the celestial walls ! I felt her presence, by its spell of...
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Voices of the Night

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1843 - 174 pages
...IKIV nolvitovuv /Sporolv, l&i ' jUOJU ftois liii Sopor ' utyitav, vno re EURIPIDES. HYMN TO THE NIGHT. I HEARD the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through...above ; The calm, majestic presence of the Night, As of the one I love. I heard the sounds of sorrow and delight, The manifold, soft chimes, That fill...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volumes 16-17

1849 - 608 pages
...steps on the threshold of the inn, whence a jocund peal was ringing, we paused, and suddenly — " We heard the trailing garments of the night Sweep through her marble halls ; We saw her sable skirts all fringed with light From her celestial walls ; We felt her presence, by...
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Eclectic Magazine, and Monthly Edition of the Living Age, Volume 17

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - American periodicals - 1849 - 608 pages
...steps on the threshold of the inn, whence a jocund peal was ringing, we paused, and suddenly — " We heard the trailing garments of the night Sweep through her marble halls ; We saw lier sable skirts all fringed with light From her celestial walls ; We felt her presence,...
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Poems

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1850 - 462 pages
...the Night, That can soothe thee, or affright, — Be these henceforth thy theme." HYMN TO THE NIGHT. I HEARD the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through...above ; The calm, majestic presence of the Night, As of the one I love. I heard the sounds of sorrow and delight, The manifold soft chimes, That fill...
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Poems, Volume 1

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1850 - 500 pages
...Tioivnoriay l'9t' fioie pole xu inl Sopor' iino yvtQ aiyitov, vno te EI'RIPIDIS. HYMN TO THE NIGHT. I HEARD the trailing garments of the Night Sweep through...above ; The calm, majestic presence of the Night, As of the one I love. I heard the sounds of sorrow and delight, The manifold, soft chimes, That fill...
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