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" On a rock, whose haughty brow, Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Poet stood ; (Loose his beard, and hoary hair Streamed, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a Master's hand, and Prophet's... "
English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ... - Page 61
by English poetry - 1844
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The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors, Volume 29

English poetry - 1822
...his quivering lance. 1.2. On a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Poet stood : (Loose his beard, and hoary hair | Stream'd, like a meteor, 1 to the troubled air) And with a Master's hand, and Prophet's fire, Struck...
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The Poetical Common-place Book: Consisting of an Original Selection of ...

Poetical common-place book - English poetry - 1822 - 388 pages
...quiv'ring lance. I.— 2. On a rock whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood ; (Loose his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air ;) And with a master's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...believed original, one at Florence, the other at Paris. ' Shone, like a meteor, streaming to the wind. And with a Master's hand, and Prophet's fire, Struck the deep sorrows of his lyre. ' Hark, how each giant-oak, and desert-cave, Sighs to the torrent's awful voice beneath! O'er thee, oh King! their hundred...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 33-34

British essayists - 1823
...Gray's enthusiastic bard — On a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood ; (Loose his beard and hoary hair Stream'd like a meteor to the troubled air) And with a master's hand and prophet's fire Struck the...
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The British Magazine, Or, Miscellany of Polite Literature ..., Volume 1

English literature - 1823
...of the British bard : " On a rock whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Rolled in the sable garb of Woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood. Loose his beard and hoary hair, Stream' d like a meteor to the troubled air j And with a master's hand and prophet's fire, Struck the...
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Sketches of the Lives of Correggio and Parmegiano

William Coxe, Antonio Allegri (called Correggio.) - Artists - 1823 - 276 pages
...description of the British Bard: On a rock whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of Woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood. Loose his beard and hoary hair, Stream'd like a meteor to the troubled air ; And with a master's hand and prophet's fire, Struck the...
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The British Essayists: The Observer

James Ferguson - English periodicals - 1823
...Gray's enthusiastic bard— On a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Rnb'd in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood; (Loose his beard and hoary hair Stream'd like a meteor to the troubled air) And with a master's hand and prophet's fire Struck the...
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Observer

Lionel Thomas Berguer - English essays - 1823
...for Dryden. On a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old'Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the snble garb of woe. With haggard eyes the poet stood; (Loose his beard and hoary hair Sfream'd like a meteor to the troubled air) And with a master's band and prophet's fire Struck the...
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The poetical works of Collins, Gray and Beattie: with lord Byron's English ...

William Collins - English poetry - 1824 - 446 pages
...the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Puet stood (Loose his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) ; And with a master's...Struck the deep sorrows of his lyre. ' Hark, how each giant-oak, and desert cave, S igha to the torrent's awful voice beneath ! O'er thee, oh king 1 their...
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Curiosities of literature. (Repr. of the 7th ed.).

Isaac Disraeli - Literature - 1824
...Dear as these eyes that weep in fondness o'er thee." Gray tells us that the image of his " Bard" • ' Loose his beard and hoary hair, Streamed like a METEOR to the troubled air," was taken from a picture of the supreme being by Raphael. It is, however, remarkable, and somewhat...
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