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" Fill'd with the face of heaven, which, from afar Comes down upon the waters, all its hues, From the rich sunset to the rising star, Their magical variety diffuse ; And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains; parting day... "
Beauties of the Country: Or, Descriptions of Rural Customs, Objects, Scenery ... - Page 283
by Thomas Miller - 1837 - 425 pages
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The Rod and the Gun: Being Two Treatises on Angling and Shooting

James Wilson - Fishes - 1840 - 439 pages
...of colour are easily perceived by an attentive eye : — it dies like parting day, each pang imbued With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone, and all is grey. The gill-covers are marked with large dark spots ; and the whole body is covered with markings...
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The Flag-ship: Or, A Voyage Around the World in the United States Frigate ...

Fitch Waterman Taylor - Columbia (Frigate) - 1840
...sunset scene: " Filled with the peace of heaven, which from afar Comes down upon the waters ; all ils hues From the rich sunset to the rising star, Their magical variety diffuse : Aad now they change; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o 'er the mountains; parting day Dies like...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 935 pages
...stream, and glass'd within it XXIX. Fill'd with the face of heaven, which, from afar, Comes down upon (be please. Ob, who can tell, save he whose heart hath tried, And danced in isgrpv. XXX. There is a tomb in Arqua ; — rear'd in air, Pillar'd in their sarcophagus, repose The...
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A Letter to John Murray, Esq: Upon an Ęsthetic-edition of the Works of ...

Spencer Hall - 1841 - 37 pages
...cultivated appreciation of his mind, by which its beauties become more clearly reflected, and—• All its hues, From the rich sun-set to the rising star Their magical variety diffuse. 2nd. Dramaturgische Blatter von Ludwig Tieck. 2 vols. 18mo. 1826. This contains criticisms upon Shakspeare's...
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The Jack O'Lantern; or, The privateer, Volume 1

James Fenimore Cooper - 1842
...O'LANTERN (LE FEU-FOLLET). CHAPTER I. Filled with the face of heaven, which from afar Comes down upon the waters ; all its hues, From the rich sunset to the...still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is grey. Childe Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian sea have been sung since the days of Homer. That...
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The Wing-and-wing, Or, Le Feu-follet: A Tale, Volumes 1-2

James Fenimore Cooper - Historical fiction - 1842
...family. LE FEU-FOLLET, CHAPTER I. u Filled with the face of heaven, which from afar, Comes down upon the waters; all its hues, From the rich sunset to the...still loveliest, till — .tis gone — and all is grey." Childe Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian Sea have been sung since the days of Homer. That...
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The works of lord Byron, with notes by T. Moore [and others].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1842
...glass'd within it glows, XXIX. Fill'd with the face of heaven, which, from afar, Comes down upon the ski*«.™ 148 BEPPO. XLVL ETC of the land which still...and vies With all we know of Heaven, or can desire, TbelntBtffl loveliest, Ш1— 'tis gone— and all is gray. XXX. There is a tomb in Arqua ; — rear'd...
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A trip home, with some home-spun yarns

Trip - 1842
...described them as occurring in Italy, with the feelings and language of a true poet. In conclusion, he says parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang...loveliest, till — 'tis gone— and all is gray. Childe Harold, cant. iv. Again, a fine tropical niy;ht is a glorious thing at all times, but never...
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A Voyage Round the World in the United States Frigate Columbia: Attended by ...

Fitch Waterman Taylor - Voyages around the world - 1842
...associated with the sunset scene : "Filled with the peace of heaven, which from afar Conies down upon the waters ; all its hues From the rich sunset to the...variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow ."trews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like a dolphin, whom each pang imbues With...
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The Old Red Sandstone, Or, New Walks in an Old Field

Hugh Miller - Geology - 1842 - 311 pages
...poet must hare observed. Byron tells us how " Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang embnes With a new colour, as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till— 'tis gone, and all is gray." Falconer, in anticipating, reversed the simile. The huge ani>ia vast deal of fighting sheerly for consuk:»....
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