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" O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all the skies; The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight. Eye the blue vault, and... "
Littell's Living Age - Page 16
1855
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The English Poets, Volume 3

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1909 - 632 pages
...every mountain's head; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts farm all the skies : The conscious swains, rejoicing in...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. So many flames before proud Ilion blaze, And lighten glimmering Xanlhus with their rays : The long...
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English Composition: With Chapters on Précis Writing, Prosody and Style

William Murison - 1910 - 416 pages
...a yellower verdure shed And tip with silver every mountain's head : Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all...sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light. POPE, Iliad. The ground was all lighted up by the blazing camp-fires, round which the exultant soldiers...
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Pamphlet, Issues 27-47

1914 - 556 pages
...yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. (ii) Menne of Englande in tymes paste, when they woulde exercyse theymselves (for we must needes have...
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Journal, Volume 11

Anthropological Society of Bombay - 1921 - 1444 pages
...•' As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, % O'er heaven's clear azuro spreads her sacred light The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light." Another English .poet, Keats, associates Moon with the Sun M a sister to a brother. " By the feud •'...
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Works: A New, Rev. and Enl. Ed., with Illus, Volume 10

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1922 - 500 pages
...yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light." have fallen into ; — these be they : — He says of Greece in the body of his book 1 — that it...
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A History of English Literature; a Practical Text-book

Edward Albert - 1923 - 648 pages
...a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head: Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. In 1712, in a volume of Lintot's Miscellanies, appeared The Rape of the Lock, one of the most brilliant...
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Form and Style in Poetry: Lectures and Notes

William Paton Ker - 1928 - 412 pages
...yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light : So many flames before proud Ilion blaze, And lighten glimmering Xanthus with their rays : The long...
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Nature and the Country in English Poetry of the First Half of the Eighteenth ...

C. E. de Haas - 1928 - 334 pages
...a yellower verdure shed And tip with silver every mountain's head; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. 2 Wordsworth condemns this passage in the following words: 'A blind man, in the habit of attending...
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The Treasury of David: Spurgeon's Classic Work on the Psalms

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 716 pages
...silver every mountain's head; Then shine Hie vales; the rocks in prospect rise; A flood of glory burst from all the skies; The conscious swains, rejoicing...sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light. THOMAS DICK We enjoy all the advantages to which we have alluded as much as if the stars had been created...
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Tales of Soldiers and Civilians

Ambrose Bierce - 2004 - 264 pages
...enamored of their own invirility and poring like sponges the vocal incense of a valleyful of idiots. The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light, But I venture to tell them it is all moonshine—that this new literature is the offspring of mental...
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