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" The hills Rock-ribbed and ancient as the sun, - the vales Stretching in pensive quietness between; The venerable woods - rivers that move In majesty, and the complaining brooks That make the meadows green; and, poured round all, Old Ocean's gray and melancholy... "
The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism and Belles ... - Page 127
1829
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The Remembrancer, Or, Fragments for Leisure Hours

Children's poetry - 1841 - 216 pages
...good ; Fair forms, and hoary seers of ages past ; All in one mighty sepulchre. The hills, Rock-ribb'd and ancient as the sun ; the vales Stretching in pensive...quietness between The venerable woods — rivers that move Tn majesty, and the complaining brooks That make the meadows green, and poured round all, Old ocean's...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 16

American periodicals - 1840
...complaining brooks. That make the meadows green, and poured round all Old Ocean's gray and melancholy watte, Are but the solemn decorations all, Of the great tomb of man.* descends to dust.' The grave ! let us break its awful spell, its dread dominion. It is the place where...
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A System of Elocution: With Special Reference to Gesture, to the Treatment ...

Andrew Comstock - Elocution - 1841 - 364 pages
...forms,, | and hoary seers' of ages past', | All in one mighty sepulchre. | The hills, | Rock-ribb'd, and ancient as the sun' ; | the vales', | Stretching...meadows green, ; | and, pour'd round all' | Old ocean's grey, and melancholy waste', | Are but the solemn decorations all', I Of the great tomb of man,. |...
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The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ...

1877
...good, Fair forms, and hoary seers of ages past, All in one mighty sepulchre. The hills, Rook-ribbed and ancient as the sun ; the vales, Stretching in...complaining brooks That make the meadows green ; and, poured round all, Old ocean's gray and melancholy waste — Are but the solemn decorations all Of the...
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The Poets and Poetry of America: With an Historical Introduction

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1842 - 468 pages
...one mighty sepulehre. — The hills R'H'k-ribb'd. and ancient as the sun. — the vales stretohins in pensive quietness between ; The venerable woods...brooks That make the meadows green; and, pour'd round Old ocean's gray and melancholy waste,—, [all, Are but the solemn decorations all Of the great tomb...
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The School Reader: Fourth Book. Containing Instructions in the Elementary ...

Charles Walton Sanders - Readers - 1849 - 304 pages
...that move In majesty, and the complaining brooka That make the meadows green ; and, pour'd round aD, Old ocean's gray and melancholy waste ; Are but the solemn decorations all Of the great tomb of man. Remark 1. — Whatever inflection may have been given 8 word or passage, when first expressed, it has...
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Heraldry of Fish: Notices of the Principal Families Bearing Fish in Their Arms

Thomas Moule - Fishes in art - 1842 - 250 pages
...heraldry ; but an undulated line expressive of waves, and conveying the idea of water, is commonly used. - Rivers that move In majesty, and the complaining brooks That make the meadows green, are equally depicted on the shields of feudal lords where privilege or potency is necessary to be shown....
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The Poets and Poetry of America

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1843 - 476 pages
...Fair forms, and hoary seers, of ages past, All in one mighty sepulchre. — The hills Rock-ribb'd, and ancient as the sun, — the vales Stretching in...brooks That make the meadows green; and, pour'd round Old ocean's gray and melancholy waste,— [all, Are but the solemn decorations all Of the great tomb...
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Practical Elocution: Containing Illustrations of the Principles of Reading ...

Samuel Niles Sweet - Elocution - 1843 - 300 pages
...good, Fair forms, and hoary seers of ages past, AH in one mighty sepulchre. 5. The hills, Rock-ribbed and ancient as the sun ; the vales, Stretching in...complaining brooks That make the meadows green ; and, poured round all, Old ocean's grey and melancholy waste, — Are but the solemn decorations all Of...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1843
...circumference, as that portion of the Irish coast which lies between Wexford and Connemara. " Rock-ribbed and ancient as the sun ; the vales, Stretching in...quietness between : The venerable woods ; — rivers Unit move Tn majesty ; anii the complaining brooks, That make the meadows green, and poured round all...
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