Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" He who ascends to mountain-tops, shall find The loftiest peaks most wrapt in clouds and snow ; He who surpasses or subdues mankind Must look down on the hate of those below. Though high above the sun of glory glow, And far beneath the earth and ocean... "
The Bachelor's Wife: A Selection of Curious and Interesting Extracts, with ... - Page 403
by John Galt - 1824 - 444 pages
Full view - About this book

The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1816
...subdues mankind, Though high above the sun of glory glow. And for beneath the earth and ocean spread, Contending tempests on his naked head, And thus reward the toils which to those summits led." Round him are icy rocks, and loudly blow The reader is of course aware that in Childe Harold't Pilgrimage...
Full view - About this book

The Monthly Review

1816
...tar beneath the earth and ocean spread, Round him arc icy rocks, and loudly blow Contending tempeeU on his naked head, And thus reward the toils which to those summits led.' Dismissing such contemplations, the poet turns to the beauties of Nature ' on the banks of the majestic...
Full view - About this book

The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 4

Tobias Smollett - Books - 1816
...beneath the earth and ocean spread, Round him are icy rocks, and loudly blow Contending tempests on bis naked head, And thus reward the toils which to those summits led." The reader is of course aware that in Childe Harold's Pilgrimage there is no connected story, though hints...
Full view - About this book

The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 7-8

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...loftiest peaks most wrapt in clouds and snow ; IJc who surpasses or subduos mankind, Must look down oil the hate of those below. Though high above the sun...thus reward the toils which to those summits led. XLVI. Away with these! trne Wisdom's world will be Within its own creation, or in thine, Maternal Nature!...
Full view - About this book

The works of lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...of glory glow, And far teneath the earth and ocean spread, Round him are icy rocks, and loudly hlow Contending tempests on his naked head, And thus reward the toils which to those summits led. XLVI. Away with these ! true Wisdom's world will he Within its own creation, or in thine, Maternal...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Lord Byron: Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
...waste With its own flickering, or a sword laid by Which eats into itself, and rusts ingloriously. XLV. He who ascends to mountain-tops, shall find The loftiest...thus reward the toils which to those summits led. XLVI. Away with these ! true Wisdom's world will be Within its own creation, or in thine, Maternal...
Full view - About this book

Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1821
...sword laid by Which eats into itself, and rusts ingloriously. : f g^ eHILDE HAROLDS PILGRIMAGE. ' XLV. He who ascends to mountain-tops, shall find, The loftiest...thus reward the toils which to those summits led. XLVI. Away with these! true Wisdom's world will he Within its own creation, or in thine, Maternal Nature!...
Full view - About this book

Franklin's Letters to His Kinsfolk, Written During the Years 1818 ..., Volume 2

Franklin James Didier - England - 1822
...bloom which was to shed its fragrance for eternity in other worlds. LETTER XLIV. He who ascends the mountain-tops shall find The loftiest peaks most wrapt...thus reward the toils which to those summits led. BTROK. RESPECT is due to high station; but the meed of severe rebuke should ever be awarded to the...
Full view - About this book

The bachelor's wife, a selection of curious and interesting extracts

John Galt - 1824
...themselves the fools to those they fool ; Envied, yet how unenviable ! what stings Are theirs ! One Bteast laid open were a school /Which would unteach mankind...Gertrude of Wyoming, — a poem of rare merit and deb'ghtful beauty, but comparatively very little known, except by name, notwithstanding the celebrity...
Full view - About this book

The works of the rt. hon. lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1824
...glory glow, I And far heneath the earth and ocean spread, '; Round him are icy rocks, and loudly hlow ; Contending tempests on his naked head, And thus reward the toils which to those summits led. XL VL Away with these ! true Wisdom's world will he Within its own ereation, or in thine, Maternal...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF