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" Seemed to have known a better day; The harp, his sole remaining joy. Was carried by an orphan boy. The last of all the Bards was he. Who sung of Border chivalry: For, welladay! "
English Poetry and Poets - Seite 361
von Sarah Warner Brooks - 1890 - 506 Seiten
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The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad, Band 4

Joseph Conrad - 1983 - 596 Seiten
...Lay of the Last .Minstrel: 'The way was long, the wind was cold, / The Minstrel was infirm and old; / ...The harp, his sole remaining joy, / Was carried by an orphan boy'. 2 Four Galsworthy poems appeared in the June number (2, 411-13); the second is 'Rose and Yew'. ' Galsworthy...
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Imperfect Histories: The Elusive Past and the Legacy of Romantic Historicism

Ann Rigney - 2001 - 209 Seiten
...his kind, accompanied only by an orphan boy, he regrets the past and longs for the quiet of death: The last of all the Bards was he, Who sung of Border...tuneful brethren all were dead; And he, neglected and oppress'd, Wished to be with them, and at rest. This minstrel happens to wander into the castle of...
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Fortunes of History: Historical Inquiry from Herder to Huizinga

Donald R. Kelley - 2008 - 448 Seiten
...of "The Lay of the Last Minstrel," a work which suggested Scott's romanticized view of his calling: The last of all the Bards was he, Who sung of Border...tuneful brethren all were dead; And he, neglected and oppress'd, Wished to be with them, and at rest. But Scott was a bold pioneer as well as late-coming...
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The Making of the Victorian Novelist: Anxieties of Authorship in the Mass Market

Bradley Deane - 2003 - 170 Seiten
...for himself: in the poem's introduction the eponymous minstrel, a thinly disguised figure for Scott ("The last of all the bards was he, / Who sung of Border chivalry") is patronized by Anne Scott, first Duchess of Buccleuch and ancestor of the Buccleuchs who would be...
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Epic and Empire in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Simon Dentith - 2006
...long, the wind was cold, The Minstrel was infirm and old; His wither'd cheek and tresses gray, Seern'd to have known a better day; The harp, his sole remaining...tuneful brethren all were dead; And he, neglected and oppress'd, Wish'd to be with them, and at rest. No more on prancing palfrey borne, He caroll'd, light...
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Medievalism: The Middle Ages in Modern England

Michael Alexander - 2007 - 306 Seiten
...long, the wind was eold, The Minstrel was infirm and old; His withered cheek, and tresses gray, Seemed to have known a better day ; The harp, his sole remaining...oppressed, Wished to be with them, and at rest. No more, on praneing palfrey borne, He carolled, light as lark at morn ; 18 Title page and opening lines of Scott's...
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