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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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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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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1859 - 827 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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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1859 - 329 pages
...And shadows forth its glory. There is given Unto the things of earth, which Time hath bent, op CXXIX. A spirit's feeling, and where he hath leant His hand,...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the heart...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1859 - 329 pages
...the things of earth, which Time hath bent, CXXIX. CHILDE HAROLDS PII.GRIMAGE i ANTO IV. co; tgsrti A spirit's feeling, and where he hath leant His hand,...hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dowm Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the...
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The Young Lady's Cabinet of Gems: A Choice Collection of Pieces in Poetry ...

Virginia De Forrest - Literature - 1860 - 348 pages
...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. REBEKAH. 237 REBEKAH. THE character of Bebekah, the wife who was destined to console the filial grief...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1860
...he hath leant His hand, hut hroke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruin'd hattlement, For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. cxxx. Oh Time ! the heautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the...
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The Fifth Reader of the School and Family Series

Marcius Willson - Bible stories - 1861 - 538 pages
...which have words, and speak to ye of heaven. Flouts o'er thia 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. — BTEON. 2. In the open space between the Esquiline and Palatine Hills are to be seen the ruins of...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with illustr. by K. Halswelle

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1861
...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. oxxx. O Time! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the heart...
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Gentle Blood, or the Secret Marriage. A novel. [Founded on, and partly a ...

James Roderick O'Flanagan - 1861 - 19 pages
...feeling, and where he hath leant 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. CHIMIK HAROLD. IF the journey to the Cedars was wearying because of its ascent, that to Baalbec was...
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Moral and Religious Quotations from the Poets: Topically Arranged ...

Quotations - 1861 - 338 pages
...feeling; and where ho hath leant His hand, but broke bis 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. BYRON. What we have seen our sons shall see ; Remnants of things that have passed away, Fragments of...
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