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" This is the ship of pearl, which, poets feign, Sails the unshadowed main, — The venturous bark that flings On the sweet summer wind its purpled wings In gulfs enchanted, where the siren sings, And coral reefs lie bare, Where the cold sea-maids rise... "
A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed - Page 625
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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table

Oliver Wendell Holmes - American wit and humor - 1858 - 373 pages
...in this? THE CHAMBERED NAUTILUS. This is the ship of pearl, which, poeta feign, Sails the unshadowed main, — The venturous bark that flings On the sweet...streaming hair. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl I And every chambered cell, Where its dim dreaming life was wont to...
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The Autocrat of the breakfast table

Oliver Wendell Holmes - American wit and humor - 1858 - 373 pages
...unshadowed main, — The venturous dark that flings On the sw«et summer wind its purpled wings In g,ll fs enchanted, where the siren sings, And coral reefs...lie bare, Where the cold sea-maids rise to sun their streammg hair Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl 1 And every chambered...
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Songs in Many Keys

Oliver Wendell Holmes - 1862 - 308 pages
...shore ! THE CHAMBEEED NAUTILUS. THIS is the ship of pearl, which, poets feign, Sails the unshadowed main, — The venturous bark that flings On the sweet...streaming hair. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl ! And every chambered cell, Where its dim dreaming life was wont to...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1862 - 776 pages
...summer wind its purpled wings In gulfs enchanted, where the siren sings, And coral reefs lic bure, Where the cold sea-maids rise to sun their streaming hair. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wreek'd is the ship of pearl ! And every chamber'd cell, Where its dim dreaming life was wont to...
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The Illustrated Natural History: Reptiles, fishes, molluscs, etc

John George Wood - Vertebrates - 1863 - 810 pages
...unshadowed main — The venturous bark that flings On the sweet summer wind ita purpled wings, In gulfa enchanted, where the siren sings And coral reefs lie...streaming hair. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl ! And every chambered cell, Where its dim dreaming life was wont to...
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The Young Wrecker of the Florida Reef, Or, The Trials and Adventures of Fred ...

Richard Meade Bache - Adventure stories - 1866 - 381 pages
...which poets feign Sails the unshadowed main The venturous bark that flings On the sweet summer winds its purpled wings, In gulfs enchanted, where the siren...cold sea-maids rise to sun their streaming hair." The Portuguese man-of-war sails in little fleets about the waters of the Beef, and we often passed...
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Standard Fifth Reader, Part 2

Epes Sargent - 1867
...Index, SIREN, TRITON, HOLMES. I. THIS is the ship of pearl, which, poets feign, Sails the unshadowed main,— The venturous bark that flings On the sweet...the cold sea-maids rise to sun their streaming hair. u. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl; Wrecked is the ship of pearl! And every chambered cell,...
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The Autocrat of the Breakfast-table

Oliver Wendell Holmes - Satire, American - 1868 - 373 pages
...NAUTILUS. This is the ship of pearl, whk-h, poets feign, Sails the unshadowed main,— The venturous l.ark that flings On the sweet summer wind its purpled wings...rise to sun their streaming hair Its webs of living gnuzo no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl I And every chambered cell, Where its dim dreaming...
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The Garland of Poetry for the Young: A Selection in Four Parts

Caroline Matilda Kirkland - 1868
...venturous barque that flings On the sweet summer wind its purple wings In gulfs enchanted, where the syren sings And coral reefs lie bare ; Where the cold sea-maids...streaming hair. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl 1 And every chambered cell Where its dim-dreaming life was wont to dwell,...
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The Garland of Poetry for the Young: A Selection in Four Parts, Volumes 1-2

Caroline Matilda Kirkland - American poetry - 1868
...On the sweet summer wind its purple wings In gulfs enchanted, where the syren sings And coral reefa lie bare ; Where the cold sea-maids rise to sun their...streaming hair. Its webs of living gauze no more unfurl ; Wrecked is the ship of pearl-! And every chambered cell Where its dim-dreaming life was wont to dwell,...
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