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" Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains: They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a robe of clouds, With a diadem of snow. "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 286
1817
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Recreations in Physical Geography, Or, The Earth as it is

Rosina Maria Zornlin - 1840 - 428 pages
...regions, to that of temperate Europe. The highest summit is Mont Blanc, 15,781 feet above the sea. Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a robe of clo ids, With a diadem of snow. Our course first lies along the Cottian Alps, which...
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Recreations in physical geography: or, The earth as it is

Rosina Maria Zornlin - 1840 - 428 pages
...regions, to that of temperate Europe. The highest summit is Mont Blanc, l5,78l feet above the sea. Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, Oa a throne of rocks, in a robe of clo uls, "Wiih a (liadem of snow. Our course first lies along the...
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The Odd Fellows' Magazine, Volume 6

1841
...Byron's drama of that name. The mountain Spirit answers the call of the magician in this manner: — ** Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains They crowned him long ago On a throne of rocks, în a robe of cloads, With a diadem of snow. Around his waist are forests braced, — The avalanche...
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The Christian Souvenir: an Offering for Christmas and the New Year

Isaac Fitzgerald Shepard - 1843 - 303 pages
...they knelt down And worshipped Him who loved them. VISIT TO MONT BLANC. BY REV. HtJBBABD WIHSLOW. " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a rohe of clouds, With a diadem of snow." Mont Blanc is about fifty miles from Geneva, a...
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Notices of the State of Religion in Geneva and Belgium

Hugh Heugh - 1844 - 250 pages
...intellectual enjoyment that the material world can give is being alone in the midst of this scenery." " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, with a rohe of clouds, And a diadem of snow." Sinai and Horeb have associations infinitely more...
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A Transatlantic Tour: Comprising Travels in Great Britain, France, Holland ...

William Coombs Dana - 1845 - 391 pages
...from « Manfred" seemed the most exquisite of all descriptive poetry— perfect painting to the eye. " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains ; They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a robe of clouds, With a diadem of snow." A half hour of rest and refreshment at the cottage,...
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Biographical Memoir of the Late Charles Macintosh ...

George Macintosh - 1847 - 188 pages
...their names in a book which lies there, and in which Lord Byron left the following lines : — ' Mount Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a robe of clouds, With a diadem of snow. Around his waste are forests bound, The avalanche...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1847
...shadowy robes of cloud and twilight, reclines on his ample conch. He also is a king. " Mont Blanc, the Monarch of Mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a robe of clouds, With a diadem of snow." Not yet is the chamois abroad, cropping the scanty...
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Pastor's Wife: A Memoir of Mrs. Sherman, of Surrey Chapel

James Sherman, Martha Sherman - 1848 - 476 pages
...majestic as from this whole road, and justified what Byron, I believe, so appropriately writes, — ' Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks, in a robe of clouds, With a diadem of snow.' Happily for us, he dispensed with his robes, and...
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The Struggles and Adventures of Christopher Tadpole

Albert Smith - 1851 - 294 pages
...forward with joy to their happy home." .Mrs. Hamper appeared to have been taken poetical, for she wrote : "Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains. They crowned him long ago : — " and then, her memory appearing to have deserted her, she added : — " But who they got to...
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