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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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Selections from the writings of lord Byron, by a clergyman [W. Elwin].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1854
...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. THE COLISEUM AND THE GLADIATOR. 41 And here the buzz of eager nations ran, In murmur'd pity, or loud-roar'd...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

Lord Byron - 1854
...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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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...monument, And shadows forth its glory. There is given Unto the things of the earth, which Time hathbcnt, A spirit's feeling, and where he hath leant His hand,...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. cxxx. Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adomcr of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...His hand, butbrnfce his sc>'tlui, liiere is a power And magic in Ui luiu'il.battlciucut, For %Uch the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. / cxxx. I Oh Time ! tho licautifier of the dead, I Adorncr of th> ruin,.conft>rt6r \ And only hca!r...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1854 - 1071 pages
...feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, but broke lus scythe, there is a power And magic in the rum'd yron arc its dower. cxxx. Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adomer of the ruin, comforter And only healer...
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A Complete Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Comprising the Most Excellent ...

Sarah Josepha Buell Hale - Quotations, English - 1855 - 576 pages
...hand, but broke his seythe, there is a power And magie in the ruin'd battlement; For whieh the palaee of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. Byron's Childe Harold. There sa temple in ruin stands, Fashion'd by long-forgotten hands ; Two or...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1856 - 339 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...hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its cxxx. Oh Time ! the beautiher of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the...
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The Zoist

Magnetic healing - 1848
...feeling, and when he hath lent His hand, hut broke his 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." With regard to the seat of the feeling, which " disposes to dwell upon the past," the evidence I have...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...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...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. * * * * * And here the b.uzz of eager nations ran, In murmured pity, or loud-roared applause, As man...
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Five Years of it, Volume 1

Alfred Austin - Marriage - 1858
...rifled altar, and pillaged sanctuary, — all were before them — wrecks, splendid and haughty yet: "To which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." " This — this is the spot," exclaimed Miss Fairfort enthusiastically, " which I have long sought....
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