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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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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - 1856
...evening colour farther certifies the hues of Dante's twilight, — it " Dies like the dolphin, when it gasps away — The last still loveliest ; till 'tis gone, and all is grey." § 12. Let not, however, the reader confuse the use of brown, as an expression of a natural...
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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - 1856
...evening colour farther certifies the hues of Dante's twilight, — it " Dies like the dolphin, when it gasps away — The last still loveliest ; till 'tis gone, and all is grey." § 12. Let not, however, the reader confuse the use of brown, as an expression of a natural...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1856 - 300 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 it gray. ROME. OH Rome ! my country ! city of the soul ! The orphans of the heart must turn to thee,...
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Noctes Ambrosianę, Volume 4

John Wilson - Blackwood's Edinburgh magazine - 1866
...parrot. The cen* " Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new color ;'.» it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is grey." — M. t The sun had long since, in the lap Of Thetis, taken out his nap, And like a lobster...
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souvernirs of travel

madame octavia walton le vertt - 1857
...change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new color, as it gasps away,...The last still loveliest, till 'tis gone, and all is gray." I lingered long at my window, till the stars came to keep me company. From a grove of trees...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...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. BYRON. THE PROPHECY OF CAPYS. Now slain is King Amulius, Of the great Sylvian line, Who reigned...
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Cooper's Works, Volume 22

James Fenimore Cooper - American fiction - 1857
...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 Little World of London: Or, Pictures in Little of London Life

Charles Manby Smith - Electronic book - 1857 - 408 pages
..." Parting day." says a noble poet, "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." To the mind of the artist, "in populous city pent," this description is not a whit less applicable...
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Beautiful poetry, selected by the ed. of The Critic

Beautiful poetry - 1857
...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. BYBON. A CHILD'S THOUGHT. 1 remember, I remember The fir trees dark and high ; I used to think...
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PRINCIPLES OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

H.C. CAREY - 1858
...of the soils, as Byron said of the skies of Italy : — 1 'Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new color as it gasps away,...still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is gray." The value of land is a consequence of the improvement which labor has effected upon it, and...
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