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" If thou wouldst view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight; For the gay beams of lightsome day, Gild, but to flout, the ruins grey. "
The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature - Page 231
1805
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Wordsworth to Tennyson

William Stebbing - English poetry - 1913
...a rainbow, four hundred years : If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ; When the cold...
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The Diary of Frances Lady Shelley, Volume 2

Lady Frances Shelley - Great Britain - 1913
...thinking of the poet's lines 1 : " If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ; When the cold...
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The Diary of Frances Lady Shelley, Volume 2

Lady Frances Shelley Shelley - Great Britain - 1913
...thinking of the poet's lines l : " If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ; When the cold...
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Thomas Family of Talbot County, Maryland, and Allied Families

Richard Henry Spencer - 1914 - 180 pages
...lingered and mused awhile. •'if thou would•st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moon-light; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the ruins gray; When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white; When the cold...
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Intensive Studies in American Literature

Alma Blount - American literature - 1914 - 331 pages
...Last Minstrel, published in 1805. If them would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight, For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild but to flout the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white; When the cold...
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The Spell of Scotland

Keith Clark - Scotland - 1916 - 345 pages
...— I remembered the lines — "If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild but to flout the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white, When the cold...
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The Writing and Reading of Verse

Clarence Edward Andrews - Poetics - 1918 - 327 pages
...shows what Scott could make of it: If thou wouldest view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight; For the gay beams of lightsome day, Gild, but to flout, the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in the night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white; When the...
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HOYT'S NEW CYCLOPEDIA OF PRACTICAL QUOTATIONS

KATE LOUISE ROBERTS - 1922
...Heart of Mid-Lothian. Ch. XVII. 9 If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale e of things hoped for, the eiidence of things not seen. Hebrews. XI. 1. 23 gray. SCOTT — Lay of the Last Minstrel. Canto II. 108tl- (See also HAZLITT) The moon of Rome, chaste...
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Works, Volume 23

Walter Scott - 1923
...rest again began. CANTO SECOND I IF thou wouldst view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild...but to flout the ruins grey. When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white; When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams...
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European Literature in the Nineteenth Century

Benedetto Croce - European literature - 1924 - 373 pages
...description of Melrose Abbey : — " If thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moon-light ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild,...but to flout, the ruins grey. When the broken arches are blank in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ; When the cold light's uncertain shower...
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