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It walks in beauty

Chandler Davis

It walks in beauty

selected prose of Chandler Davis

by Chandler Davis

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Published by Aqueduct Press in Seattle, WA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian Science fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and with an introduction by Josh Lukin
    SeriesHeirloom books -- 1
    ContributionsLukin, Josh
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.D313 A6 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination359 p. :
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25057258M
    ISBN 101933500379
    ISBN 109781933500379
    LC Control Number2011456384
    OCLC/WorldCa642846198

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    She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that’s best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes; Thus mellowed to that tender light Which heaven to gaudy day denies. One shade the more, one ray the less, Had half impaired the nameless grace. She Walks in Beauty is a lyric poem written by Lord Byron in The theme of the poem is the woman’s exceptional beauty, internal as well as external. The first stanza praises her physical beauty. The second and third stanzas praise both her physical and spiritual, or intellectual, beauty.

      She walks in beauty This was a real lesson of historical fiction and an eye-opener for me as to the shallowness of society for young women growing up in this type of affluence. We read this for a book club discussion and all found it quite amazing as we compare it to today's cultural expectations/5(22). She walks in beauty, (line 1) The woman's beauty is related to her movement from the beginning – part of what makes her beautiful is her dynamism and life. She's not just a portrait on a wall, she's a living, breathing, "walk[ing]" person.


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