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" On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When the clear, cold eve's declining, He sees the round towers of other days, In the wave beneath him shining! Thus shall memory often, in dreams sublime, Catch a glimpse of the days that are over, Thus,... "
Poems - Page 147
by Hartley Coleridge - 1833 - 157 pages
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Albion and Erin in Poems of Th. Moore, Lord Byron, R. Burns, P.B. Shelley ...

Victor von Arentsschild - English poetry - 1851 - 559 pages
...the crown of a stranger. On Lough Ncagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When the clear cold eve "s declining, He sees the round towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining; Thus shall memory often, in dreams eablime, Catch a glimpse of the days that are over; Thus, sighing,...
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Letters from Ireland

Charlotte Elizabeth - 1852
...legends of these imaginative people, " On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays When the clear cool eve's declining, He sees the round towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining : Thus shall memory often in dreams sublime Catch a glimpse of the days that are over, Thus, sighing,...
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The Crescent and the Cross: Or, Romance and Realities of Eastern Travel

Eliot Warburton (i.e. Bartholomew Elliott George) - Egypt - 1852
...in Lough Neagh — "By this sea's dark shore, as the wanderer strays, When the soft, bright eve 's declining. He sees the round towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining;" and, on the only island in this sea, the remains of columns and other ruins are said to have been detected...
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Description of Buxton, Chatsworth, Bakewell, Haddon Hall, and Castleton ...

William Adam - Buxton (England) - 1852 - 80 pages
...exist for the benefit of its inhabitants and the stranger. PART IV. HADDON HALL. " On Haddon's Banks, as the fisherman strays, When the clear cold eve's declining, He sees the Towers of other days In the Wye beneath him shining." APPROACH TO HADDON, ENTRANCE TOWER, FIRST QUADRANGLE,...
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Irish Melodies

Thomas Moore - Ballads, English - 1852 - 165 pages
...the sword of the other, as trophies of his victory."— WARNER'S History of Ireland, vol. i. book ix. On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When the clear cold eve 's declining, He sees the round towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining ; Thus shall...
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The Illustrated Magazine, Volumes 19-20

Literature - 1865
...like the Atlantis of Plato, was submerged. In allusion to this story, Moore gracefully says : '•' On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When...declining, He sees the round towers of other days, In the waves beneath him shining." (It }s worthy of remark that many of the islands in the Atlantic Ocean...
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Hand-books for Ireland, by mr. and mrs. S.C. Hall, Volume 1

Samuel Carter Hall - Ireland - 1853
...commemorated one of its marvels, and not without authority from sober History— * " On Lough Neagh's banks, as the fisherman strays, When the clear cold eve's...Towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining." The legend, indeed, is by no means confined to this Ulster lake; but Lough Neagh has the distinction,...
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The Three Days of Wensleydale: The Valley of the Yore

William Gideon Michael Jones Barker - Wensleydale (England) - 1854 - 296 pages
...Pickering-Lythe, are both dedicated to St. Martin. Was he, in the now-confused legend, the mysterious guest ? " On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When...towers of other days, In the wave beneath him shining ! Thus shall memory often, in dreams sublime, Catch a glimpse of the days that are over ; Thus sighing,...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 35

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - Literature - 1854
...aristocratic halls, we have the word of Moore : — " On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When clear, cold eve's declining, He sees the round towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining. The princely proprietors of those submerged possessions, who so suddenly sunk with their sinking fortunes,...
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Haps and Mishaps of a Tour in Europe

Grace Greenwood - Europe - 1854 - 437 pages
...aristocratic halls, we have the word of Moore : — " On Lough Neagh's bank as the fisherman strays, When clear, cold eve's declining, He sees the round towers of other days In the wave beneath him shining." The princely proprietors of those submerged possessions, who so suddenly sunk with their sinking fortunes,...
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