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" When the broken arches are black in night, And each shafted oriel glimmers white ; When the cold light's uncertain shower Streams on the ruined central tower; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the... "
The Popular History of England: An Illustrated History of Society and ... - Page 254
by Charles Knight - 1874
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The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ...

1805
...tower ; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er die dead man's grave ; Then go —...
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 33

1812
...tower, When huttress and buttress, alternately, •Seem fram'd of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the uwlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave; Then go — but...
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The Lay of the Last Minstrel: A Poem

Sir Walter Scott - 1805 - 319 pages
...• • 36 When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then go —...
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The lay of the last minstrel, a poem. With Ballads and lyrical pieces

Walter Scott (sir, bart.) - 1812
...tower ; 2 When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave, Then go —...
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The Works of Walter Scott, Esq: The lay of the last minstrel. Ballads and ...

Sir Walter Scott - 1813
...central tower; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave, Then go—but...
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The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1819
...central tower ; When huttress and huttress, alternately, Seem framed of ehon and ivory; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die , When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave, Then go—...
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The poetical works of Walter Scott

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1820
...central tower ; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave,Then go—but...
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A Letter to the Right Hon. Lord Byron: Protesting Against the Immolation of ...

Fabius (pseud.) - 1821 - 14 pages
...uncertain shower, Seem framed of ebon and ivory, When buttress and buttress alternately, When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, Then go—but go alone the while, And the owlet to hoot o'er the...
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 20

Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1822
...central tower, When buttress and buttress alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory, When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then go —...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1823
...long as their neighbour's lasted. * Kale— broth. NOTES TO CANTO II. , . Note I. When tilver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die. — P. 42. The buttresses, ranged along the sides of the ruins of Melrose Abbey, are, according to...
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