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" The western waves of ebbing day Rolled o'er the glen their level way; Each purple peak, each flinty spire, Was bathed in floods of living fire. But not a setting beam could glow Within the dark ravines below, Where twined the path, in shadow hid, Round... "
The Lady of the Lake - Page 66
by Walter Scott - 2005 - 272 pages
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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem

Walter Scott - Lady of the Lake (Legendary character) - 1810 - 433 pages
...road, So wondrous were the scenes it show'd. XL The western waves of ebbing day Rolled o'er the glen their level way ; Each purple peak, each flinty spire,...thunder-splintered pinnacle; Round many an insulated mass, The native bulwarks of the pass, Huge as the tower which builders vain Presumptuous piled on Shinar's...
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A criticism of the Elegy written in a country churchyard

John Young - 1810 - 148 pages
...thunder-dint and levin-fire.' — Vol. iii. ch. 2. In the description of the Trosachs we have — • many a rocky pyramid. Shooting abruptly from the dell Its thunder-splintered pinnacle." Lady of the Lake, Canto I. St. 11. And in the Heart of Mid Lothian — ' a sea-ward view of ' the shattered...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1811
...wares of ebbing day Rolled o'er the glen their level way ; ., Each purple peak, each flinty »pire. Was bathed in floods of living fire. But not a setting...below. Where twined the path, in shadow hid. Round many 8 rocky pyramid. Shooting abruptly from the dell Its thunder-splintered pinnacle ; Hound many an insulated...
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The Christian Observer, Volume 9

Religion - 1811
...wettern waves of ebbing day Rolled o'er the glen their level way ; Each purple peak, each flinty ipire. Was bathed in floods of living fire. But not a setting beam could glow Witllin the dark ravines below, ., Where twined the path, in shadow bid. Round many a rocky pyramid,...
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Peak scenery, or, Excursions in Derbyshire:: made chiefly for the purpose of ...

Ebenezer Rhodes - Derbyshire (England) - 1899
...of ebbing day Roll'd o'er the glen their level way ; Each purple peak, each flinty spire, Was bath'd in floods of living fire ; But not a setting beam could glow Within the dark ravines below — Where turn'd the path, in shadows hid, Round many a rocky pyramid, Shooting abruptly from the dell Its thunder-spHnter'd...
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The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 4

Sir Walter Scott - 1818
...Was hathed in floods of living fire. But not a setting heam conld glow Within the dark ravines helow, Where twined the path, in shadow hid', Round many a rocky pyramid, Shooting ahruptly from the dell Its thunder-splintered pinnacle; Round many an insulated mass, The native hulwarks...
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The poetical works of Walter Scott, Volume 5

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1820
...road, So wondrous were the scenes it show'd. XI. The western waves of ebbing day Roll'd o'er the glen their level way ; Each purple peak, each flinty spire,...rocky pyramid, Shooting abruptly from the dell Its thunder-splinter'd pinnacle ; Round many an insulated mass-, The native bulwarks of the pass, Huge...
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Duncan's Itinerary of Scotland: With the Principal Roads to London, Copious ...

James Duncan - 1820 - 206 pages
...literally correct or poetically beautiful: — " The western waves of ebhing day Waved o'er the glen their level way ; Each purple peak, each flinty spire, Was bathed in floods of living fire. J?ut not a setting beam could glow, Within the dark ravines below, Where twined the path, in shadow...
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An autumn near the Rhine; or, Sketches of courts, society, scenery etc. in ...

Charles Edward Dodd - 1821
...of ebbing day Roll'd on the glen their level ray ; Each purple peak, each flinty spire, Was bath'd in floods of living fire ; But not a setting beam could glow Within the dark ravines below, Where twin'd the path, in shadow hid, Round many a rocky pyramid, Round many an insulated mass, The native...
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Letters to Richard Heber, Esq., ...: Containing Critical Remarks on the ...

John Leycester Adolphus - 1822 - 317 pages
...thunder-dint and levin-fire.' — Vol. III. ch. 2. In the description of the Trosachs we have — " many a rocky pyramid, Shooting abruptly from the dell Its thunder-splintered pinnacle." Lady of the Lake, Canto I. St. 11. And in the Heart of Mid Lothian — ' a sea-ward ' view of the shattered...
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