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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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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - 1875 - 352 pages
...themselves away, tiU they infuse Deep into Nature's breast the spirit of her hues. MONT BLANC. Mo\T RI.ANC 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. The avalanche...
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The Irish Monthly, Volume 5

1877
...MH Gill & Son. 1877.) THE GLACIERS OF THE ALPS.* Q ,,, . BY THE REV. GERALD MOLLOY, DD " Mont Blano is the monarch of mountains ; They crowned him long ago ; On a throne of rooks, in a robe of clouds, "With a diadem of snow. Around his waist are forests braced, The avalanche...
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The Canadian Methodist Magazine, Volume 9

1879
...rising, rising rising, until you can scarcely tell which is snow and which is cloud. That's 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 enow." Then you are to remember that Mont Blanc is but...
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Autumn Holidays of a Man of Business

John Ashton (of Manchester.) - 1876
...the memory. The address of the " Spirit of the Alps," in Manfred, harmonises well with the time — " 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 hia waist are forests braced, The Avalanche...
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From the Lakes of Killarney to the Golden Horn

Henry Martyn Field - 1876 - 355 pages
...Vale of Chamouni, in the very heart of the Alps, under the shadow of the' greatest of them all: 6 ' ' Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of light, with a robe of cloud, And a diadein of snow." Once in the valley, we can hardly turn aside our...
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Roadside Poems for Summer Travellers

Lucy Larcom - 1876 - 263 pages
...but which the wise, and great, and good, Interpret or make felt, or deeply feel. Shelley. MONT BLANC. 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, The avalanche...
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In Memoriam: Michael Henry Simpson

1876 - 150 pages
...and which I came across this morning in Murray, which appeals with especial force to me now : — " 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 went up, yesterday, a mountain called the Flegere,...
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Drom the lakes to the golden horn

Henry M. Field - 1876
...of Chamouni, in the very heart of the Alps, under the shadow of the greatest of them all: 5 " Moni) Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of light, with a robe of cloud, And a diadem of snow." Once in the valley, we can hardly turn aside our...
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Poems of Places Oceana 1 V.; England 4; Scotland 3 V: Iceland ..., Volume 10

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - 1877
...snow; Glitter the stars above, and all is black below. William Wordsworth. Mont Blanc. MONT BLANC. 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, The avalanche...
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The Irish Monthly, Volume 5

1877
...tinge of melancholy. THE GLACIERS OF THE ALPS.* BY THE REv. GERALD MOLLOY, DD '* Mont Blanc is tho 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 arc forests braced, The avalanche...
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