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" There is given Unto the things of earth, which Time hath bent, A spirit's feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruin'd battlement, For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp,... "
The Quarterly Review - Page 372
1871
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Ed ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1846
...Ш A spirit's feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power Ami magic in the ruin'd battlement, For which the palace...present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are ils dower. cxxx. 0 Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer...
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Over the Ocean: Or Glimpses of Travel in Many Lands

Sarah Rogers Haight - Europe - 1846 - 372 pages
...feeling, and where he has leant His hand, but broke hia scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, For which the palace of the present hour,...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." LETTER XXIX. TUSCANY THE PEASANTRY PISA THE CATHEDRAL CAMPO SANTA LEGHORN THE CARNIVAL WOMEN SPIN NING...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1847 - 827 pages
...which have words, and speak to ye of heaven, Floats o'er this vast and wondrous monument, And shadows be alone on earth, as I am now. •' cxxx. Oh Time ! the beautlfler of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the...
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Archaeologia Cambrensis

Wales - 1850
...walls of any sort of ancient ruin, for — " There is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, To which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." It is a sacrilege to use the stones of a venerable pile for secular purposes — it is an invasion...
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Archaeologia Cambrensis

Wales - 1850
...walls of any sort of ancient ruin, for — " There is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, To which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." It is a sacrilege to use the stones of a venerable pile for secular purposes — it is an invasion...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1851 - 287 pages
...which have words, and speak to ye of heaven, Floats o'er this vast and wondrous monument, And shadows forth its glory. There is given Unto the things of...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. cxxx. Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the...
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Westminster: memorials of the city, Saint Peter's college, the parish ...

Mackenzie Edward C. Walcott - 1851
...approach of morn." "iBtt 59tus incrfntfntum." (OLD MOTTO.) THE ENTRANCE OF THE SCHOOL. CHAPTER VI. " There is given Unto the things of earth, which Time...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." CHILDE HAROLD. EAR as the Palatine, with its neighbouring Capitol—the temple of her gods—was to...
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Treasury of nature, science, and art, ed. by W. Anderson

Treasury - 1853
...is given Unto the things of earth, which Time hath bent, A spirit's feeling, and where he hath lent His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. And here the buzz of eager nations ran, In murmur'd pity, or loud-roared applause, As man was slaughter'd...
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The Works of Lord Byron: In Verse and Prose. Including His Letters, Journals ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1853 - 946 pages
...hath boni, A spirit's feeling, and where h hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is с ey were young and proui Banners on 1 1 i :;ii . and battles pass'd below ; But they who fought cxxx. Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter Л nil only heater when...
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Old England and New England: In a Series of Views Taken on the Spot, Volume 2

Alfred Bunn - United States - 1853
...feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, For which the palace of the present hour...Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower ;" and impressed with this idea, they would not blast the ruined walls of Ticonderago, or even disturb...
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