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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 Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell ...

Congregational union of England and Wales - 1871
...it, we ..recall the words of the poet — " There's a power And magic in the ruin'd battlement, To which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages uru its dower." GOODRiCH CASTLE. Protected by the river and by a moat, the castle was deemed impregnable...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 15; Volume 78

1872
...its natural torches, for divine Should be the light which streams here to illume This long explored but still exhaustless mine Of contemplation ; and...the Apollo : — " Or view the Lord of the unerring bow, The God of life, and poesy, and light — The sun in human limbs arrayed, and brow All radiant...
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1872
...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. Oh Time ! the beautifier of the dead, Adornor of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the heart...
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A Library of Poetry and Song: Being Choice Selections from the Best Poets

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1872 - 789 pages
...hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, For which the palaee and Company And here the buzz of enger nations ran, In murmured pity, or loud-roared' applause, As man was slaughtered...
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The History and Antiquities of Colchester Castle

John Horace Round, Colchester Castle - Castles - 1882 - 147 pages
...into a living flame the stirring times of old. " There is a power And magic in the ruined hattlement For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp and wait till ages are its dower." In splendour of memories, in majesty of site, Colchester Castle is indeed surpassed by many a famous...
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The Complete Poetical and Dramatic Works of Lord Byron: With a Comprehensive ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1883 - 662 pages
...Hues which have words, and speak to ye of Floats o'er this vast and wondrous monument, And shadows heaven, cxxx. Oh Time! the beautifier of the dead, Adomer of the ruin, comforter And only healer when...
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Childe Harold: Texte Anglais

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1883 - 264 pages
...have words, and speak to ye of heaven, Floats o'er this vast and wondrous monument, And shadows forth3 its glory. There is given Unto* the things of earth,...present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages 5 are its dower. 1. Arches on arches I Arcades sur arcades 1 Le poète parle ici de ces arcades superposées...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from English and American Poets

Henry George Bohn - Quotations, English - 1883 - 761 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. 4366 Byron : Ch. Harold. Canto Iv. St. 129. There is a temple in ruin stands, Fashion'd by long-forgotten...
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The Scope and Charm of Antiquarian Study

John Batty (of Rothwell, Eng.) - Archaeology - 1883 - 34 pages
...oppression to which we happily have long been strangers. t " There is a power And magic in the rain'd battlement, For which the palace of the present hour...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." An ancient abbey, its walls clad with verdure, has a fascinating charm and attraction for him ; here...
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The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria, Volume 1

George Dennis - Etruria - 1883 - 579 pages
...Time liath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined buttlement, For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. — HYBON-. IF on reaching the Guglia, or sign-post, beyond Monteros!, instead of taking the road to...
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