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" A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty and dusky, but as wide as eye Could reach, with here and there a sail just skipping ' ' In sight, then lost amidst the forestry Of masts ; a wilderness of steeples peeping On tiptoe, through their... "
The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems, and Others ... - Page 293
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 14

England - 1823
...one stanza on the first glimpse of LONDON ! How many hundred times has the thing been tried before ? "A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping,...as wide as eye Could reach, with here and there a sari just skipping In sight, then lost amidst the forestry Of masts ; a wilderness of steeples peeping...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 14

Scotland - 1823
...hundred times has the tiling been tried before ? "A mighty moss of brick, and smoke, and «hipping, Dirty and dusky, but as wide as eye Could reach, with here and there a sait just skipping In sight, then lost amidst the forestry Of masts ; a wilderness of steeples peeping...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 3-4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...the soil, of those true sons the mother, Who butcher'd half the earth, and bullied t'other. 9 LXXXH. A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty...sea-coal canopy; A huge, dun cupola, like a foolscap cftwn On a fool's head — and there is London Town ! LXXXIH. But Juan saw not this: each wreath of...
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Forty years in the world; or, Sketches and tales of a soldier's ..., Volume 2

Robert Grenville Wallace - 1825
...Piccadilly; and, next morning, I procured comfortable lodgings at the west end of the town. N°. V. LONDON. A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty...their sea-coal canopy ; A huge dun cupola, like a foolscap-crown On a fool's head— and there is London town ! ' BYRON. . (. • "SEATED in a snug room,...
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Forty Years in the World: Or, Sketches and Tales of a Soldier's Life, Volume 2

Robert Grenville Wallace - India - 1825
...Piccadilly; and, next morning, I procured comfortable lodgings at the west end of the town. N».V. LONDON. A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping. Dirty...through their sea-coal canopy; A huge dun cupola, like a foolscap-crown On a fool's head—and there is London town ! BTKOX. " SEATED in a snug room, well curtained...
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Historical and literary tour of a foriegner in England and Scotland [from ...

Joseph Jean M.C. Amédée Pichot - 1825
...discerned in the departing twilight. How admirably has Byron described the first aspect of London. A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty...wilderness of steeples peeping On tiptoe through their sea coal canopy ; A huge, dun cupola, like a foolscap crown On a fool.s head — and there is London...
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Historical and Literary Tour of a Foreigner in England and Scotland, Volume 1

Amédée Pichot - England - 1825
...discerned in the departing twilight. How admirably has Byron described the first aspect of London. , A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty...wilderness of steeples peeping On tiptoe through their sea coal canopy ; : A huge, dun cupola, like a foolscap crown ^ On a fool's head — and there is London...
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The works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826
...those true sons the mother, . Who bulcher'd half the earth, and bullied t'other. A mighty таяв of brick , and smoke , and shipping, Dirty and dusky,...canopy; A huge, dun cupola, like a foolscap crown On a fool'e head — and there is LondonTown! But Juan saw not this : each wreath of smoke Appear'd to him...
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The Worcester Talisman, Volume 1

1828
...prove an exception in the eommon course of nature. OBSERVATION. LONDON STREETS. BY JB VA» SHAICK. A mighty mass of brick, and smoke, and shipping, Dirty...reach, with here and there a sail just skipping „ In sjght, then lost amid the forestry " Of masts, a wilderness of steeples peepingOn lip-toe through their...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 9

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...Swarm o'er the lawns, the/orett walk surround. Rouse the fleet hart and cheer the opening hound. Pope. A mighty mass of brick, and smoke and shipping, Dirty...In sight, then lost amidst the forestry Of masts. Byron. But when the rising moon begins to climb Its topmost arch, and gently pauses there ; When the...
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