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" As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er Heaven's clear azure spreads her sacred light, When not a breath disturbs the deep serene, And not a cloud o'ercasts the solemn scene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild... "
The Retrospective Review - Page 186
1821
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

Youth's instructor - 1830
...that noble scene, whose beauties it is scarcely possible to transfuse into any foreign dialect : — As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's...a breath disturbs the deep serene, And not a cloud o'crcasts the solemn scene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the...
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The Pleasures of Human Life, Examined and Enumerated: With an Entertaining ...

John Platts - Conduct of life - 1822 - 764 pages
...As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, ... O'er heav'n's clear azure sheds her sacred light, i When not a breath disturbs the deep serene, . •....scene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, , _( , And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole; O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And...
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The Book of Nature Laid Open: In a Popular Survey of the Phenomena and ...

Rev. W. Hutton - Science - 1822 - 281 pages
...never-failing friend of man." .' Each night we die, each day are born anew." CHAP. XVIL . THE MOON. " As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear azure sheds her sacred light. Then shine the vales ; the rocks in prospect rise; A flood of glory bursts...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 3

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1904
...follows (Hues 687-698) : — "As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night ! O'er heaven's clear azure sheds her sacred light, When not a breath disturbs the deep...pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, have fallen into ; — these be they : — He says of Greece in the body of his book l— that it is...
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A Short History of England's Literature

Eva March Tappan - English literature - 1905 - 276 pages
...puts it : — The moon, refulgent lamp of night ! O'er heaven's clear azure spreads her sacred light. Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole. It is no wonder that Richard Bentley, one of the greatest scholars of the day, said, " It is a pretty...
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Slices from a Long Loaf: Log-book of an Eventful Voyage by Five Pittsburg ...

H. C. Stiefel - Pittsburgh (Pa.) - 1905 - 221 pages
...see the indolent lazzaroni holding out his hands for alms, usually too lazy to ask for it. "Then— " 'The moon, refulgent lamp of night O'er heaven's clear azure spreads her sacred light.' "Up the East river a long line of twinkling lights suddenly flash out brightly high in the air. It...
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The Methodist new connexion magazine and evangelical repository, Volume 68

1865
...of the finest night pieces in poetry — is peculiarly applicable to our harvest moon : — " Behold the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear...spreads her sacred light, When not a breath disturbs the Jeep serene ; And not a cloud o'ercasts the solemn Around her throne the vivid pUnoti roll, And stars...
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Report of the Committee of Council on Education in Scotland...[without Appendix]

Education - 1908
...beaming fires illumin'd all the ground ; As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night ! O'er heaven's pure azure spreads her sacred light, When not a breath...trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from...
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Education in Scotland

Great Britain. Scottish Education Department - Education - 1908
...beaming fires illumin'd all the ground ; As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night ! O'er heaven's pure azure spreads her sacred light, When not a breath...trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from...
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Composition--rhetoric--literature: A Four Year's Course for Secondary Schools

Martha Hale Shackford, Margaret Judson - English language - 1908 - 464 pages
...Leaf, and Myers. The troops exulting sat in order round, And beaming fires illumin'd all the ground. As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night! O'er heaven's...roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole, 17 O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head; Then shine...
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