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" When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is... "
The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His Last ... - Page 325
by Walter Scott - 1833
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T. R. Malthus: The Unpublished Papers in the Collection of Kanto ..., Volume 2

T. R. Malthus - Business & Economics - 2004
...ebon and ivory; / When silver edges the imagery. / And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; / When distant Tweed is heard to rave, / And the owlet...alone the while - / Then view St. David's ruin'd pile; / And, home returning, soothly swear, / Was never scene so sad and fair!' (The Poetical Works of Sir...
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Beyond the Tweed: A Tour of Scotland in 1858

Theodor Fontane - History - 1998 - 230 pages
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Berlin 1900-2000

Thorsten Scheer, Josef Paul Kleihues, Paul Kahlfeldt - Architecture - 2000 - 430 pages
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The New Penguin Book of Romantic Poetry

Jonathan Wordsworth, Jessica Wordsworth - English poetry - 2001 - 1005 pages
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The Romantic National Tale and the Question of Ireland

Ina Ferris - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 205 pages
...of ebon and ivory; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet...dead man's grave, Then go - but go alone the while. (2: 3-15) No longer a scene of ruination, this is a ruin scene and a deeply melancholy one, shot through...
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Selected Poems

Walter Scott - Literary Collections - 2003 - 253 pages
...of ebon and ivory; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet...alone the while Then view St David's ruin'd pile; And, home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair! CANTO FOURTH i Sweet Teviot! on...
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Victorian Photography and Literary Nostalgia

Helen Groth, Lecturer Department of English Helen Groth - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 244 pages
...of ebon and ivory; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave. And the owlet...alone the while — Then view St David's ruin'd pile; And, home returning, sootbly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair!4* 4* Scott, Poetical Works, 44-3....
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Anecdotes of Scott

James Hogg - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 129 pages
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Home Study Circle Library: Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott and Lord Byron

Seymour Eaton - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 316 pages
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Romanticism: Romanticism and the margins

Michael O'Neill, Mark Sandy - European literature - 2006 - 386 pages
...shafted oriel glimmers white; When the cold lights' uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet...grave, Then go — but go alone the while — Then view Saint David's ruined pile; (Lay 2: 1-8, 13-16) Inviting his readers to know "what should ne'er be known,"...
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