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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 Structure of English Prose: A Manual of Composition and Rhetoric

John G.R. McElroy - 1885 - 331 pages
...He, who had always inspired in her a respect . . . , she now saw the object of open pleasantry. — " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains— They crowned him long ago ; But -who they got to put it on Nobody seems to know."* God forbid that John Hawkins's wife should...
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Fifty Years of London Life: Memoirs of a Man of the World

Edmund Yates - 1885 - 444 pages
...seemed, had tended to widen the breach. Albert Smith, asked for an autograph, had written in an album : " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago ; But who they got to put it on I don't exactly know." The book was sent the next day, with a similar...
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The Disciple: A Monthly Magazine of Christian Literature

1886
...nothing commonplace about them. You crown them instantly as monarchs among men. You say with Byron — " '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.' " Mr. Hayden was hardly one of these mountain men....
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The Tree of Mythology, Its Growth and Fruitage: Genesis of the Nursery Tale ...

Charles De Berard Mills - 1889 - 288 pages
...has 'oped the eyes of night;' 'Jocund morn stands tip-toe on the misty mountain tops.' Byron says: " Mont Blanc Is the monarch of mountains, They crowned him long ago, On a throne of rocks In a robe of cloud, With a diadem of anow; Around his waist are forests braced, The avalanche...
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The World and Its People, Book 2

Larkin Dunton - 1889
...you know the verse which calls Mont Blanc the monarch or king of mountains ? " "I do," said Mary. " 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." 13. "Mount Everest, in India, a part of Asia,...
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The Rand-McNally English Grammar and Composition

William D. Hall - 1898 - 312 pages
...world dreams of. Wherefore, let thy voice Rise like a fountain for me night and day.— TENNYSON. 19. 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.— BYRON. 20. Our deeds still travel with us from...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature: A Biographical and ..., Volume 17

John Clark Ridpath - 1903
...some sublimity, marred by lapses. The lyrics scattered through the poem sometimes open well, eg — " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains ; They crowned him long ago On a throne of rocks, in a lake of clouds, With a diadem of snow ; " but they cannot sustain themselves like true...
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Wheeler's Graded Studies in English: First Lessons in Grammar and Composition

William Henry Wheeler - 1898 - 192 pages
...Some of the longest mountain ranges in the world. 8. Some of the highest mountain peaks in the world. 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. — GEORGE GORDON, LORD BYRON. Reaching toward the...
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Annual Report of the Commissioners ..., Volume 64

1898
...following will consist iu imparting a knowledge of things, and how far it will be mere wordteaching : — " 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 Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 17

John Clark Ridpath - 1898
...some sublimity, marred by lapses. The lyrics scattered through the poem sometimes open well, eg — " Mont Blanc is the monarch of mountains ; They crowned him long ago On a throne of rocks, in a lake of clouds, With a diadem of snow ; " but they cannot sustain themselves like true...
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