Title Page to the 1852 T. Nelson & Sons Reprint, Version 1
WIDE, WIDE WORLD.
her at the portal thou dost stand,
And with thy little hand
Thou openest the mysterious gate,
Into the future's undiscovered land
I see its valves expand,
As at the touch of Fate !
Into those realms of Love and Hate
T. NELSON AND SONS, PATERNOSTER ROW: AND EDINBURGH
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