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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... "
The Elements of Astronomy: With Methods for Determining the Longitudes ... - Page 47
by S. Treeby - 1826 - 216 pages
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 5

Great Britain - 1831 - 486 pages
...verdure shed, And tlpt with silver ev'ry 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 sig^it, ^ Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. So many flames before proud Ilion blaze,...
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 5

Great Britain - 1831 - 484 pages
...shed, And tint with silver ev'ry mountain's head j Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, Л flood of glory bursts from all the skies : The conscious swains, rejoicing ín the, sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. So many flames before proud Ilion blaze,...
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Georgiana and Her Father, Or, Conversation on Natural Phenomena

Selina Martin - Children - 1832 - 242 pages
...verdure shed, And tip with silver ev'ry mountain's head ; Then shine the vales j the rocks in prospect rise; A flood of glory bursts from all the skies ; The conscious swains, rejoicing in the light, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light.' The earth must appear as the moon, but thirteen...
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Summer flowers, from the garden of wisdom

Charles Feist - 1833 - 304 pages
...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 ;...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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Our World's Great Benefactors: Short Biographies of the Men and Women Most ...

Samuel Adams Drake - Biography - 1887 - 718 pages
...verdure shed, And tipt with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all the skies ;...sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light." Here, indeed, is a description of night such as is not justified by any manual of astronomy in the...
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Our World's Great Benefactors: Short Biographies of the Men and Women Most ...

Samuel Adams Drake - Biography - 1888 - 824 pages
...verdure shed, And tipt with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all the skies ;...sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light." Here, indeed, is a description of night such as is not justified by any manual of astronomy in the...
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Johnson's Lives of the Poets, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1890 - 480 pages
...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 ;...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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Noctes Ambrosianae, Volume 1

John Wilson - Dialogue - 1892 - 438 pages
...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 :...sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light." Pope's Homer, Iliad, viii., 687-698. Wordsworth's critique is as follows: — "To what a low state...
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Hawaii

Anne M. Prescott - Hawaii - 1893 - 268 pages
...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 ;...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light." " Mais, 6 Lune ! que tu es belle dans ta tristesse ! L'Ourse ^toiiee s'Sclipse devant tes charmes,...
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The Novels of Charles Lever: With an Introduction by Andrew Lang, Volume 18

Charles James Lever - 1894 - 482 pages
...verdure shed, And top with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales ; the rocks in prospect rise — A flood of glory bursts from all the skies...conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the bine vault and bless the useful light.' " The Lord forgive me, but when he came to the last words and...
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