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ABBOT OF ST. MAURICE.
WITCH OF THE ALPS.
The Scene of the Drama is amongst the Higher Alps
partly in the Castle of Manfred, and partly in the Mountains.
MANFRED alone-Scene, a Gothic gallery-Time,
Man. The lamp must be replenish'd, but even then
Philosophy and science, and the springs
Mysterious Agency !
Which gives me power upon you—-Rise! appear!
They come not yet.--Now by the voice of him
** [A pause.
If it be so.-Spirits of earth and air,
stationary; and a voice is heard singing.)