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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 Book of South Wales, the Wye, and the Coast

Mrs. S. C. Hall - Wales - 1861 - 512 pages
...impressed by the lines of the poet, — " There is a power Anil magic in the ruin'd battlement, To which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are iU dower." The "Court" is nearest; we visit that first: it occupies a hill summit; the site is fine...
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The Walsall observer, and repository of local literature

1862
...of earth, which time hath bent, A spirit's feeling. ****** 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 our souls alive to the spirit-voices of the past, let us take our stand within the ruins of Dudley...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...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. And here the buzz of eager nations ran, In murmur'd pity, or loud-roar'd applause, As man was slaughter'd...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, with a memoir by W. Spalding

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1866
...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. 0 Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the heart...
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 719 pages
...monument, And shadows forth its glory. There is given Unto the things of earth, which Time hath beut, 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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Poetical Works, Volume 4

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866
...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. cxxx. And only healer when the heart hath bled — Time ! the corrector where our judgments err, The...
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History of Dudley castle and priory

Charles Twamley - 1867
...John Sutton, dower in moi Son John su .'STANCE. dau i-/.. MSS. No. 3. IV. (1409), 1.1 DUDLEY CASTLE. " There is given Unto the things of earth, which time...yield its pomp, and wait 'till ages are its dower." Byron. THE town of Dudley occupies part of the central watershed of England ; the waters, on the one...
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History of Dudley Castle and Priory: Including a Genealogical Account of the ...

Charles Twamley - Dudley (England) - 1867 - 132 pages
...There is given Unto the things of earth, which time hath bent, A spirit's feeling : and where he bath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power...yield its pomp, and wait 'till ages are its dower." Byron. THE town of Dudley occupies part of the central watershed of England ; the waters, on the one...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the English Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations - 1867 - 715 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. Byron, Ch. H. Iv. 12iThere is a temple in ruin stands, Fashion'd by long forgotten hands ; Two or three...
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Extracts from English Literature

John Rolfe - 1867 - 383 pages
...hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruin'd battlement, Eor which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. ***** But when the rising moon begins to climb Its topmost arch, and gently pauses there ; When the...
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