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" ... face of heaven, which, from afar, Comes down upon the waters ; all its hues, From the rich sunset to the rising star, Their magical variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like... "
COMPARATIVE PSHYCHOLOGY AND UNIVERSAL ANALOGY - Page 104
by M. EDGEWORTH LAZARUS, M.D. - 1851
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The Far West, Or, A Tour Beyond the Mountains: Embracing Outlines ..., Volume 1

Edmund Flagg - Illinois - 1838
...words ; yet here as there, " Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away : The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is gray !" I cannot tell of the beauties of climes I have never seen ; but I have gazed upon all the varied...
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The Young Man's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the Works ...

American poetry - 1838 - 320 pages
...mantle o'er the mountains ; purting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is gray. BYRON. A CASTLE IN THE AIR. I'LL tell you, friend, what sort of wife, Whene'er I scan this scene...
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The Rod and the Gun: Being Two Treatises on Angling and Shooting

James Wilson - Fishes - 1840 - 439 pages
...easily perceived by an attentive eye : — it dies like parting day, each pang imbued With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone, and all is grey. The gill-covers are marked with large dark spots ; and the whole body is covered with markings...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 935 pages
...mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day , Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour here these are light Eros finds a feere; Maidens, like moths, are ever cau isgrpv. XXX. There is a tomb in Arqua ; — rear'd in air, Pillar'd in their sarcophagus, repose The...
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A trip home, with some home-spun yarns

Trip - 1842
...poet. In conclusion, he says parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone— and all is gray. Childe Harold, cant. iv. Again, a fine tropical niy;ht is a glorious thing at all times, but...
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The Old Red Sandstone, Or, New Walks in an Old Field

Hugh Miller - Geology - 1842 - 311 pages
...observed. Byron tells us how " Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang embnes With a new colour, as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till— 'tis gone, and all is gray." Falconer, in anticipating, reversed the simile. The huge ani>ia vast deal of fighting sheerly...
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The Wing-and-wing, Or, Le Feu-follet: A Tale, Volume 1

James Fenimore Cooper - American literature - 1842 - 470 pages
...mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is grey." Childe Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian Sea have been sung since the days of Homer. That...
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The Jack O'Lantern; or, The privateer, Volume 1

James Fenimore Cooper - 1842
...mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is grey. Childe Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian sea have been sung since the days of Homer. That...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...mantle o'er the mountains; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till— 'tis gone and all is gray. ROME. OH Rome ! my country ! city of the soul ! The orphans of the heart must turn to thee, Lone...
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A Voyage Round the World: And Visits to Various Foreign Countries in the ...

Fitch Waterman Taylor - Voyages around the world - 1843
...change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like a dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new color, as it gasps away, The last etill loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is gray." Our worthy Master came up, and for once (I...
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