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Written in English


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Number of Pages276
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ISBN 101425524745
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As Sir Launfal made morn through the darksome gate, He was ware of a leper, crouched by the same, Who begged with his hand and moaned as he sate; And a loathing over Sir Launfal came, The sunshine went out of his soul with a thrill, The flesh 'neath his armor did shrink and crawl, And midway its leap his heart stood still Like a frozen waterfall;. from The Vision of Sir Launfal. James Russell Lowell - And what is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days; Then Heaven tries the earth if it be in tune, And over it softly her warm ear lays: Whether we look, or whether we listen, We hear life murmur, or see it glisten; Every clod feels a stir of might, An instinct within it that reaches and towers, And, groping blindly above it for light, . Faith: Hope: Love: Service. The Vision of Sir Launfal. James Russell Lowell (–) Prelude to Part First. O VER his keys the musing organist, Beginning doubtfully and far away, First lets his fingers wander as they list, And builds a bridge from Dreamland for . I have never read James Russell Lowell before so I read readers "reviews" and came up with "pompous" for starters. I gave up on the reviews and read the book. Though harder to read than a lot of poetry, I took it slower One of my brothers found this book in a junk shop, thus the condition of the book was poor, but price was right/5(3).

And perchance there may come a vision true Ere day create the world anew." Slowly Sir Launfal's eyes grew dim, Slumber fell like a cloud on him, And into his soul the vision flew. II The crows flapped over by twos and threes, In the pool drowsed the cattle up to their knees, The little birds sang as if it were The one day of summer in all the year. Vision of Sir Launfal by Lowell, James Russell and a great selection of related books, The Cathedral Favorite Poems. Lowell, James Russell. Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston () Riverside Literature Series-The Version of Sir Launfal and Other Poems With Aids to the Study of Vision of Sir Launfal. James Russell Lowell-H. A. Davidson. The vision of Sir Launfal ; The cathedral ; Favorite poems. [James Russell Lowell] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: James Russell Lowell. Find more information about. His poems 'A Fable for Critics' (), 'The Vision of Sir Launfal' (), and 'The Bigelow Papers' (, written in Yankee dialect) brought him notoriety as a poet and critic. In , Lowell became professor of modern languages at Harvard, a position he held until