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" Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily in bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold: Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold, And to... "
One Thousand Literary Questions and Answers - Page 197
by Mary Eleanor Kramer - 1917 - 285 pages
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The Herald of peace. July 1850-Jan./March 1930. Oct. /Dec. 1938, Jan./April 1939

International peace society
...hand would my death pang assuage. THE LOVE OF GOD AND THE LOVE OF MAN. " Anou BKN- ADHF.M (may bis tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, witliin the moonlight in his room, Making it rich, and like a lily in bloom, An angel writing in a...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - 1838
...Quicken'd with touches of transporting fear. ABOU BEN ADHEM AND THE ANGEL. ABOU Ben Adhem (may his trihe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace,...moonlight in his room, Making it rich, and like a lily in hloom. An angel, writing in a hook of gold ; Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem hold And to the presence...
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The National, Issues 1-26

William James Linton - 1839
...sum of evil is great, a man's life could not enumerate the many woes. ABOU BEN ADHEM AND THE ANGEL. ABOU BEN ADHEM (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw, withm the moonlight in his room, Making it riс.h, and like a lily in bloom, An angel, writmg in a...
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Practical Hints to Believers in the Gospel of Universal Grace and Salvation

John Greenleaf Adams - 1840 - 271 pages
...truth has been most beautifully illustrated in the subjoined poetical sketch of an eminent writer. " Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one...moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold. Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold ; And to the presence...
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Practical Hints to Believers in the Gospel of Universal Grace and Salvation

John Greenleaf Adams - 1840 - 271 pages
...most beautifully illustrated in the subjoined poetical sketch of an eminent writer. " Abou Ben Adhein (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a...moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold. Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold ; And to the presence...
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Illustrations of the Law of Kindness

George Washington Montgomery - 1841 - 216 pages
...truth that "GOD IS LOVE." CHAPTER XII. THE BLESSINGS AND DUTY OP PRACTICING THE LAW OF KINDNESS. " Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one...night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlighl in his room, Making it rich, and like a lily in bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold...
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The Dial, Volume 4

Ralph Waldo Emerson, Margaret Fuller, George Ripley - 1844
...Like some young maiden coyly fair, Too modest for the light of day. ABOU BEN ADHEM. BY LEIGH HUNT. Abou Ben Adhem, (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one...deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight in the room, Making it rich and like a lily in bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold ; Exceeding peace...
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The Common School Speaker: A New Collection of Original and Selected Pieces ...

William Bentley Fowle - 1844 - 288 pages
...Editor is unacquainted with its owner. It is an imitation of the Urirntal Hyle of composition. '• Abon Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night...deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight of his room, Making it rich, and like a lily in bloom, An angel, writing in a book of gold. — Exceeding...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 24

1844
...which he gave with all that grace and energy which have given bun such celebrity : 1 ABON BEN ADHEH (may his tribe increase !) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight iu his room, Making it rich and lily-like iu bloom, An ANGEL writing in a book of gold. Exceeding peace...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1845 - 504 pages
...think how we shall take Our own calm journey on for human sake. ABOU BEN ADHEM AND THE ANGEL. AROU Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night...rich, and like a lily in bloom, An angel, writing in a hook of gold ; Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold : And to the presence in the room he said, "What...
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