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A Dome Of Many Coloured Glass

Auhtor: Amy Lowell

Language: english

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Review by C. F. Hill, September 2007


Rating: (*****)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Summary of the Book 'A Dome Of Many Coloured Glass':

Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin 1921.

Excerpts from the Book 'A Dome Of Many Coloured Glass':


... its buds with coming flowers, Summer had run like fire through its veins, While autumn pelted it with chestnut burrs, And strewed the leafy ground ...
... through the mist, and strain my eyes To see what there is behind For it must lead to a happy land, This little path by a waterfall spanned.A ...
... Have you never a charger will carry two? Then the company halted and laughed out loud. Was such a request ever made to a knight? And where are ...
... the hillside lies the sleeping lake Lazily reflecting back the sun, And scarcely ruffled by the little breeze Which wanders idly through the nodding ...
... myriad-voiced, and musical, And scented with happiest memories. O Winding roads that I know so well, Every twist and turn, every hollow and hill! They ...
... the chorus sang each coming change? Sure this is deep in some sweet, southern wood, These are not pines, but cypress tall and dark That is no ...
... flaming ruthless screed. O Night! Whose soothing presence brings The quiet shining of the stars. O Night! Whose cloak of darkness clings So ...
... to pieces, as a careless boy Flings a kaleidoscope, which shattering Strews all the ground about with coloured sherds. So I behold my visions on ...
... with a sudden fear to set New music ringing through my fading youth.A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass J-K. Huysmans A flickering glimmer ...
... Pale shrivelled oak leaves, while the snow beneath Melts at their phantom touch. Another year Is quick with import. Such each year has been. ...
... disclosed Thee singing on a spray of branching beech, Hidden, then seen and always that same song Of joyful sweetness, rapture incarnate, Filled ...
... glowing flame would die if it were caught, Its value is that it doth always seem But just a little farther on. Distraught, But lighted ever onward, ...
... sweeping wind.A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass The Fruit Garden Path The path runs straight between the flowering rows, A moonlit path, hemmed ...
... moan. What quest is worth pursuing? And how strange That other men still go accustomed ways! I hate their interest in the things they do. ...
... Dome of Many-Coloured Glass The Starling `I can't get out', said the starling. Sterne's ...
... proud resolve, but still his lonely eyes Ached with fatigue at never seeing home.A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass Francis II, King of Naples ...
... well as new That placed them here, tricked in a modern guise, Easily got, and held in light esteem. Our fathers' fathers, slowly and carefully Gathered ...
... narrow stair is known and loved Each nook and cranny is our very own The dear, old, sleepy place is full of spells For us, by right of long inheritance. The ...
... grow their legs? Do the little trouts have school In some deep sun-glinted pool, And in recess play at tag Round that bed of purple flag? I have ...
... Ostensibly a typical fairytale, it tells the story of the war between the kingdoms of Euralia and Barodia and the political shenanigans which ...