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The Daemon of the World

Excerpt from The Daemon of the World Ianthe doth not sleep The dreamless sleep of death: Nor in her moonlight chamber silently, Doth Henry hear her regular pulses throb, Or mark her delicate cheek With interchange of hues mock the broad moon Outwatching weary night, Without assured reward. Her dewy eyes are closed; On their translucent lids, whose testure fine Scarce hide the dark blue orbs that burn below With unapparent fire, The baby Sleep is pillowed: Her golden tresses shade The bosom's stainless pride, Twining like tendrils of the parasite Around a marble column. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works."
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