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" Looking tranquillity! It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight; the tombs And monumental caves of death look cold, And shoot a chillness to my trembling heart. "
The Sonning parish magazine
1869
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The Monuments and Genii of St. Paul's Cathedral, and of ..., Volume 1

George Lewis Smyth - 1826
...We'll listen— LEONORA. Hark ! ' ALMERIA. No, all is hushed and still as death. — Tis dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars raise their marble heads, To bear aloft the arched and ponderous roof By its own weight made stedfast...
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Truckleborough hall [by W.P. Scargill].

M A Scargill - 1827
...comprehend, what we would have, and what we are using all our diligence to obtain. CHAPTER XVI. How rev'rend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marhle heads, To hear aloft its arch'd and pond'rous roof I By its own weight made steadfast and imrnoveahle....
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St. Petersburgh: A journal of travels to and from that capital ..., Volume 1

Augustus Bozzi Granville - Europe - 1828
...poetical description in the English language. v "No, all is hush'd and still as death ! 'tis dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose...pillars rear their marble heads To bear aloft its arch'd and pond'ruus roof, Looking tranquillity ! It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight ;...
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Philadelphia Monthly Magazine, Volume 2

1828
...shaded cloisters, create a solemnity of thought and feeling peculiarly adapted to such an occasion. How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose...pillars rear their marble heads, To bear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, By its own weight made steadfast and immoveable, Looking tranquillity !...
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British Theatre: Comprising Tragedies, Comedies, Operas, and ..., Volume 4

Owen Williams - English drama - 1828 - 908 pages
...We'll listen— Leon. Hark! Aim. No, all is hush'd, and still as death— 'tis dreadful! How rev'rend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear aloft its arch and pond'rous roof, By its own weight made stedfast and immoveable, Looking tranquillity. It strikes...
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British Theatre: Comprising Tragedies, Comedies, Operas, and Farces, from ...

Owen Williams - English drama - 1828 - 908 pages
...Well listen— Leon. Hark! Aim. No, all is hush'd, and still as deathi — 'tis dreadful! How rev'rend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble beads. To bear aloft its arch and pond'rous roof, By its own weight made stedfast and im moveable,...
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The Irish Shield and Monthly Milesian, Volume 1

George Pepper - Ireland - 1829
...while she is in the Cathedral : — " No — all is hush'd and still as death. — 'Tis dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose...pillars rear their marble heads, To bear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, By its own weight made steadfast and immovcable ; Looking tranquillity !...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 11, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...himself, remains immovable, and smiles at the madness of the dance about him ! Drydea. How revered is the face of this tall pile. Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear aloft its arch'd and pond'rous roof, By its own weight made stedfast and immoveable. Congrew. Immovably firm...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 21, Part 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...Collier of Frimdtliip. How reverend is the face of this tall pile. Whose massy pillars rear their aged heads To bear aloft its arched and ponderous roof,...own weight made steadfast and immoveable. Looking tranquillity ! it strikes an awe And terrour on my aking sight. Congreie. So steadily does fickle fortune...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., Volume 21

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...Collier of Friendship. How reverend is ihe face of this tall pile, Whose massy pillars rear their aged heads To bear aloft its arched and ponderous roof, By its own weight made iteadftut and immoveable, Looking tranquillity ! it strikes an awe And terrour on my aking sight. Congreie....
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