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" Above me are the Alps, The palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled in clouds their snowy scalps, And throned Eternity in icy halls Of cold sublimity, where forms and falls The avalanche — the thunderbolt of snow ! All that expands the spirit,... "
Iceland: Its Scenes and Sagas - Page 95
by Sabine Baring-Gould, Alfred Newton - 1863 - 447 pages
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 10

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1837
...displays some of her wildest scenes : • 'Above me are the Alps, The palaces of Nature, whose vast walla Have pinnacled in clouds their snowy scalps, And throned...sublimity, where forms and falls The avalanche, the thunder-boll of snow! All that expands the spirit yet appui*, Gather around those summits, as to show...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 10

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Timothy Flint, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - American periodicals - 1837
...displays some of her wildest scenes : • ' Above me are the Alps, The palaces of Nature, whose vast walla Have pinnacled in clouds their snowy scalps, And throned eternity in icy halls Of cold sublimity, where forma and falls The avalanche, the thunder-bolt of snow ! All that expands the spirit yet appals, Gather...
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The complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837
...ours by the glory ofal as illustrious Bard,— wandering by the valley of swee waters, and beneath "The palaces of Nature. whose vast walls Have pinnacled in clouds their snowy scalps," he led for a while his lonely musings (0\er Leman?i consecrated Lake, living not in himself, but as...
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The complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837
...by the glory of an as illustrious Bard, — wandering by the valley of sweet waters, and beneath u The palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled in clouds their snowy scalps,*1 he led for a while his lonely musings over Leman's consecrated Lake, living not in himself,...
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The Tourist in Europe: Or, A Concise Summary of the Various Routes, Objects ...

George Palmer Putnam - Book industries and trade - 1838 - 288 pages
...for we were now coming where nature displays some of her wildest scenes : - " Above me are the Alps, The palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled...and falls The avalanche, the thunder-bolt of snow ! All that expands the spirit yet appals, Gather around these summits, as to show How earth may pierce...
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A Hand-book for Travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savory and ...

John Murray (Firm) - Alps, French (France) - 1838 - 367 pages
...recover the body was considered impossible. EXCURSIONS AROUND CI-IAMOUNY. " Above me are the Alps, The palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled...And throned Eternity in icy halls Of cold sublimity, wlcre forms and falls The Avalanche— the thunderbolt of snow ! All that expands the spirit, yet...
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The Yale Literary Magazine, Volume 3

American literature - 1838
...voices " warbling to the silver strings" of nature, were all wwsung. And even in regard to the Alps, " The palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled...clouds their snowy scalps, And throned eternity in icy balls Of cold sublimity, where forms and falls The avalanche — the thunder-bolt of snow," — even...
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A hand-book for travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savoy and Piedmont ...

John Murray - 1838
...recover the body was considered impossible. EXCURSIONS AROUND CHAMOUNY. " Above mo are the Alp.-,, The palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled in clouds their snowy scalps, a And throned Eternity in icy halls Of cold sublimity, where forms and falls f The Avalanche — the...
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Notes of a wanderer, in search of health, through Italy, Egypt ..., Volume 1

William Fullerton Cumming - Egypt - 1839
...or it must be a genius • like Byron's that succeeds in the attempt. — " Above me are the Alps, The Palaces of Nature, whose vast walls Have pinnacled...and falls The Avalanche — the thunderbolt of snow, — All that expands the spirit yet appals, Gather around these summits, as to shew How earth may pierce...
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Erdkunde der Schweizerischen Eidsgenossenschaft: ein Handbuch fr ...

Meyer von Knonau - 1839
...an bit CDfdje ten^t. SKeer ŒvbfHnbs. U. 25 unb bec SOonJtblanc u Above me are the Alps , The palaces of Nature , whose vast walls Have pinnacled...Eternity in icy halls Of cold sublimity, where forms and foils The avalanche — the thunderbolt of snow! All that expands the .spirit, yet appals, Gather around...
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