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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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The Travels of a Sugar Planter: Or, Six Months in Europe

Henry Watkins Allen - 1861 - 249 pages
...Borne in ten days from to-day. Yours, sincerely, HWA LETTER NO. XI. VALE OF CHAMOUNI, Aug. 22. 1859. " 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." EDITORS ADVOCATE : From Geneva, I took diligence,...
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The Coward: A Novel of Society and the Field in 1863

Henry Morford - 1864 - 520 pages
...misappreciation for the adventurous genius who quoted, heedless of all that made it inappropriate : " Monnt 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 gnow 1" There was a brief ride remaining, then, till they...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 61

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1864
...in the London lUiutratcd Timen, says : " I found tho following in a lady's album the other day : " ' Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago ; But who they got to put it on Nobody seems to know. — ALBERT SMITH.' " ' I know that Albert wrote...
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A Winter in Algeria, 1863-4

Ellen M. Rogers - 1865 - 372 pages
...Blanc during the whole period of our stay at Chamouni. All we felt, all we said, how we repeated, " 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," I must not here venture to recall. The only unromantic...
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Memoir of William David Stuart: With Copious Extracts from His Diary and ...

William David Stuart - 1865 - 375 pages
...twenty minutes transfixed by the grandeur of the scene. We could not but exclaim with the poet, — " 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. "| It would be the height of presumption for me...
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Acrostics in prose and verse, a sequel to Double acrostics by various ...

Acrostics - 1865
...old oak's shade, Himself as rough, and scarce less old, The Ukraine's hetman, calm and bold.' 1. ' He 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.' 2. ' The southern Scott, the minstrel who called...
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Swiss pictures, drawn by E. Whymper

Samuel Manning - 1866
...summit is reached, when, as by magic, the stupendous view bursts upon him, and he feels and sees that 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. " Such an instantaneous and extraordinary revelation...
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The United Service Magazine, Volume 1; Volume 110, Page 1

1866
...Mont Blanc, and taking scientific observations, was in 1760; by the celebrated naturalist, Saussure. " 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." Now a great deal has been said, and a great deal...
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Swiss Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil

Samuel Manning - 1866 - 214 pages
...summit is reached, when, as by magic, the stupendous view bursts upon him, and he feels and sees that 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. " Such an instantaneous and extraordinary revelation...
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The Percy Family: The Alps and the Rhine

Daniel Clarke Eddy - 1868 - 248 pages
...leading the way, and Walter followed, singing at the top of his voice, to a very unmusical tune, — " 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. Around his waist are forests braced, But ere it full,...
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