The Literary Remains of Samuel Taylor Coleridge: The fall of Robespierre. Poems. A course of lectures. Omniana
W. Pickering, 1836
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action appear BARRERE beauty become believe called cause character Christian common death earth Edited effect English Enter equal excellent existence express fact faith fall fear feeling foolscap 8vo force France freedom give greater Greek ground hand head hear heart heaven Hence hope human idea images imagination individual interest Italy kind language latter least less light living look lost means mere Milton mind moral nature never object observe once original passion perhaps person pleasure POEMS poet poetry present principle produced proof reason religion representative Robespierre seems sense soul sound speak spirit TALLIEN thee thing thou thought tion translated true truth tyrant understanding verse virtue vols whole writers
Page 286 - He tugged, he shook, till down they came, and drew The whole roof after them, with burst of thunder, Upon the heads of all who sat beneath, Lords, ladies, captains, counsellors...
Page 94 - Upon the top of all his loftie crest, A bounch of heares discolourd diversly, With sprincled pearle and gold full richly drest, Did shake. and seemd to daunce for jollity, Like to an almond tree ymounted hye On top of greene Selinis all alone, With blossoms brave bedecked daintily ; Whose tender locks do tremble every one At everie little breath that under heaven is blowne.
Page 96 - Her angels face, As the great eye of heaven, shyned bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place : Did never mortall eye behold such heavenly grace.
Page 194 - ... shall a trumpet be blown in the city, and the people not be afraid? shall there be evil in a city, and the Lord hath not done it?
Page 112 - Full many a glorious morning have I seen Flatter the mountain tops with sovereign eye, Kissing with golden face the meadows green, Gilding pale streams with heavenly alchemy; Anon permit the basest clouds to ride With ugly rack on his celestial face, And from the forlorn world his visage hide, Stealing unseen to west with this disgrace : Even so my sun one early morn did shine With...
Page 244 - I give no alms to satisfy the hunger of my brother, but to fulfil and accomplish the will and command of my God...
Page 162 - Caron dimonio con occhi di bragia Loro accennando tutte le raccoglie ; Batte col remo qualunque s
Page 246 - Another misery there is in affection ; that whom we truly love like our own selves, we forget their looks, nor can our memory retain the idea of their faces ; and it is no wonder, for they are ourselves, and our affection makes their looks our own.
Page 159 - Or se' tu quel Virgilio, e quella fonte, Che spande di parlar si largo fiume? Risposi lui con vergognosa fronte. O degli altri poeti onore e lume, Vagliami il lungo studio e il grande amore, Che m' ha fatto cercar lo tuo volume. Tu se...