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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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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...couch'd his quivering lance. 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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Exercises in Reading and Recitations: Founded on the Enquiry in the ...

John Barber - Elocution - 1828 - 300 pages
...couch'd his quivering lance. 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 Streamed like a meteor to the troubled air, And with a master's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck the...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eye, the poet stood. Loose his beard and hoary hair Streamed like a meteor to the troubled air." Of these lines, the two first present a picture which the imagination naturally views from below ;...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...JiaugJity brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eye, the poet stood. Loose his beard and hoary hair Streamed like a meteor to the troubled air." Of these lines, the two first present a picture which the imagination naturally views from below; the...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...couch'd his quivering lance. 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 Slream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air,) And with a master's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck...
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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
...cbuch'd his quivering lanceOn 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...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 100, Part 1; Volume 147

Early English newspapers - 1830
...represented, viz. : • . " 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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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - Authors, American - 1830
...couched his quivering lance. On a rock« whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed ts whispering from the ground A rateful earnest uf t — -Alliance of Ed heard, and hoary hair Streamed, like an eteor, to the troubled air — And with a master's hand, and...
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The Book of Nature

John Mason Good - Natural history - 1831 - 467 pages
...a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conn-ay's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of wo, With haggard eyes the poet stood (Loose his beard and hoary hair Strenm'd, like a meteor to the troubled air), And with a master's hand and propnet'a fire Struck the...
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A Descriptive, Explanatory, and Critical, Catalogue of Fifty of the Earliest ...

John Landseer - Painting - 1834 - 424 pages
...impassioned Bard, who, " —(Loose his beard and hoary hair, Stream'd like a meteor to the troubled air) —with a master's hand and prophet's fire, Struck the deep sorrows of his lyre," from some work of Art which he saw whilst in Italy. I forget what; but probably the Moses of Parmegiano,...
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