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" When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white; When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory... "
The Complete Works of Sir Walter Scott: With a Biography, and His Last ... - Page 325
by Walter Scott - 1833
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The London Magazine, Volume 7

English literature - 1823
...thou would'st view fair Melrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight, When the broken arches arc black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white...of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, Arid the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to give, And the owlet...
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The London Magazine, Volume 7

1823
...fair Mclrose aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight, V.' hun the broken arches are black in sight, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ; When the cold...alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When sDver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; \Vhen distant Tweed is heard...
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The Visitors' New Guide to the Spa of Leamington Priors, and Its Vicinity ...

William Thomas Moncrieff - Health resorts - 1824 - 318 pages
...Go visit it by the pale moonlight; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, hut to flout, the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And...When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruin d central tower; Then gaze thy fill, and home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad...
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The natural and artificial wonders of the United Kingdom, by J ..., Volume 3

sir Richard Phillips - 1825
...visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the ruins grey. When the broken arches are black in night, And each...When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower ; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seemed framed of ebon and ivory ; When...
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The Poetical Melange

English poetry - 1828
...visit it by the pale moon-light ; For the gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the rains gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And...When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower ; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When...
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Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: Or Edinburgh in the ...

John Britton, Thomas Hosmer Shepherd - Architecture - 1829 - 166 pages
...has read them in the scroll of ruin, by the pale light of the moon, " When the broken arches are dark in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ,...buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory." 70 EDINBURGH. HERIOT'S HOSPITAL, FROM THE CASTLE HILL. This beautiful structure stands on a rising...
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Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: Or Edinburgh in the ...

John Britton - Architecture - 1829
...has read them in the scroll of ruin, by the pale light of the moon, " When the broken arches are dark in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ;...When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the niin'd central tower ; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory." •...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...visit it by the pale moon-light ; For the' gay beams of lightsome day Gild, but to flout, the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And...When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower ; When buttress and buttress alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When...
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Great Britain Illustrated: A Series of Original Views from Drawings

Thomas Moule, William Westall - Great Britain - 1830 - 118 pages
...aright, Go visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gny beams of lightsome day Gild but to flout the mins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And...When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower; When buttress and buttress alternately Seem framed of ebon and of ivory ; When...
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Universal Geography: Or a Description of All Parts of the World ..., Volume 8

Conrad Malte-Brun - Atlases - 1831
...visit it by the pale moonlight ; For the gay beams of the lightsome day Gild but to flout the ruins gray. When the broken arches are black in night, And...light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruin'd central lower. When buttress and buttress alternately Seem framed of ebon and ivory. When silver edges the...
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