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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, Stream'd like a meteor to the troubled air,) And with a master's hand and prophet's... "
Nature of the mind - Page 342
by John Mason Good - 1834
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Exercises in Reading and Recitations: Founded on the Enquiry in the ...

John Barber - Elocution - 1828 - 300 pages
...Gloster stood aghast in speechless trance: To arms! cried Mortimer and couch'd his quivering lance. 2 On a rock whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's...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
...this mental process we are more peculiarly conscious in reading the descriptions of poetry : — " On a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's...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...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...are more peculiarly conscious in reading the descriptions of poetry:— " On a rock, whose 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...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...peculiarly cott-1 scious io reading the descriptions of poetry : — " On a rock, whose haughty brmo 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."...
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The History of Lynn

Alonzo Lewis - Lynn (Mass.) - 1829 - 260 pages
...heavy waves against the base of this cliff, I was reminded of the Bard of Gray, when he stood alone On a rock, whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood. Proceeding toward the west, you come to Fox Cavern, a deep fissure in the cliff, across which is a...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 100, Part 1; Volume 147

Early English newspapers - 1830
...himself of the same sublime passage in Gray that the extracted version represented, viz. : • . " On a rock whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's...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
...stood aghast in speechless trance : 4 To arms !' cried Mortimer, (3) and couched his quivering lance. On a rock« whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's...woe. With haggard eyes the Poet stood — Loose his heard, and hoary hair Streamed, like an eteor, to the troubled air — And with a master's hand, and...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 100

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1830
...extracted vcrsiou represented, viz. : • . ." On a rock whose haughty brow Frowm o'er old Conway s foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With...eyes the poet stood; (Loose his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And, with a matter'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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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...Glo'sterf stood aghast in speechless trance: To arms I cried Mortimer, * and 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...
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