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" Once upon a midnight dreary, While I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious Volume of forgotten lore — While I nodded, nearly napping, Suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, Rapping at my chamber door ; "Tis... "
Tales of Mystery, Imagination, & Humour; and Poems - Page 223
by Edgar Allan Poe - 1852 - 479 pages
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500 Years of New Words

Bill Sherk - Reference - 2004 - 312 pages
...a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore, While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. ""Pis some visitor," I muttered, "tapping at my chamber door — "Only this and nothing more." Ah,...
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Contemporizing the Classics: Poe, Shakespeare, Doyle

Gregory Sarno - Performing Arts - 2005 - 420 pages
...quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore — While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping...at my chamber door — Only this and nothing more." FAVORING PRINCE AND PRINCESS NEIL (OS) Ah, distinctly I remember it was in the bleak December, And...
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Frank Lloyd Wright: An Autobiography

Frank Lloyd Wright - Architecture - 2005 - 561 pages
...time listening to "The Raven." Measured footsteps, father's voice reciting . . . . . . As of someone gently rapping — Rapping at my chamber door. " 'Tis..."Tapping at my chamber door; Only this and nothing more" Interval : Slowly walking And the silken, sad, uncertain Rustling of each purple curtain Thrilled me...
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Inspired English: Raising Test Scores and Writing Effectiveness Through ...

Lorraine LaCroix - Education - 2004 - 140 pages
...a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore. While I nodded. nearly napping. suddenly there came a tapping. As of some one gently rapping. rapping at my chamber door, Excerpt from "the Raven" Notes: Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe It was many and many a year ago. In...
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Edgar Allan Poe: Rhetoric and Style

Brett Zimmerman - Literary Collections - 2005 - 408 pages
...instance of aphaeresis in poetry is ' T is, and it surely appears in Poe's verse: "'T is some visiter," I muttered, "tapping at my chamber door Only this and nothing more." ("The Raven," 7: 94) The device figures several times in "The Raven." Still, in his review of The Drama...
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Hunting Men: Reflections on a Life in American Poetry

Dave Smith - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 312 pages
...quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore — While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping...at my chamber door — Only this and nothing more." He called the meter "octameter acatalectic," with alternation of "heptameter catalectic" in line five...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping. As of someone gently rapping, rapping at my 5 glish play "The Raven" 1. 7 (1845) 6 Eagerly I wished the morrow,— vainly had I sought to borrow From my books...
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美国文学学习指南

2006 - 351 pages
...a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore, While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping...chamber door. "Tis some visitor," I muttered, "tapping ar my chamber door— Only this, and nothing more. " A dreary night, a weary young man, by himself,...
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The Intellectual Devotional: American History: Revive Your Mind, Complete ...

David S. Kidder, Noah D. Oppenheim - Reference - 2007 - 377 pages
...a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore. While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of some one gently rapping, rapping...some visitor," I muttered, "tapping at my chamber doorOnly this, and nothing more." The poem, one of Poe's most well-known works, is typical of the author's...
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Interpreting the Psalms: An Exegetical Handbook

Mark David Futato - Religion - 234 pages
...volume of forgotten lore, While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, As of someone gently rapping, rapping at my chamber door. ""Tis..."tapping at my chamber door; Only this, and nothing more."1 1. Edgar Allan Poe, "The Raven," in The Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe — Volume I: Poems...
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