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" THERE is a glorious City in the Sea. The Sea is in the broad, the narrow streets, Ebbing and flowing ; and the salt sea-weed Clings to the marble of her palaces. No track of men, no footsteps to and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the Sea,... "
The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism and Belles ... - Page 102
1830
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1852
...track of men, no footsteps to and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea, Invisible 5 and from the land we went, . As to a floating city —...stately portico. The statues ranged along an azure sky j By many a pile in more than eastern splendour, Of old the residence of merchant kings ; The fronts...
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Hand-book for travellers in northern Italy [by sir F. Palgrave].

sir Francis Palgrave - 1852
...track of men, no footsteps to and fro. Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea, Invincible ; and from the land we went, As to a floating city — steering...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky ; By many a pile, in more than eastern pride, Of old the residence of merchant-kings ; The fronts of...
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The Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers

Samuel Rogers - 1852 - 451 pages
...track of men, no footsteps to and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the Sea, Invisible; and from the land we went, As to a floating City — steering...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky; By many a pile in more than Eastern pride, Of old the residence of merchant-kings ; The fronts of some,...
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Our Iron Roads: Their History, Construction and Social Influences

Frederick Smeeton Williams - Railroads - 1852 - 390 pages
...track of men , no footsteps to and fro . Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea Invisible ; and from the land we went As to a floating city — steering...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky ; By many a pile in more than Eastern-pride, Of old — the residence of merchant kings." One of the...
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Italy: A Poem

Samuel Rogers - Italy - 1852 - 327 pages
...afai.'SR- _. .. - ^S^ *l^ <^|^ 4H. .JI;^Itp|'s!^^s>l' SB :S',-i; •S•,,i' "• .So smoothly, silently — by many a dome, Mosque-like,...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky ; By many a pile in more than Eastern pride, Of old the residence of merchant-kings ; The fronts of...
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Night Thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality

Edward Young, James Robert Boyd - 1852 - 516 pages
...Lead to tier gates. The path lies o'er the sea Invisible ; and from the land we went, As to a tioating city — steering in, And gliding up her streets as in a dream, So smoothly, silently — by many a domo Mosque-like, and many a stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky ; By many a pile...
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Our Iron Roads: Their History, Construction and Social Influences

Frederick Smeeton Williams - Railroads - 1852 - 390 pages
...gates. The path lies o'er the sea Invisible; and from the land we went As to a floating city—steering in And gliding up her streets, as in a dream, So smoothly, silently—by many a dome, Mosque-like, and many a stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure...
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The Christian wreath of prose, poetry, and art

Christian wreath - 1853
...and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea, Invisible ; aud from the land we went, As in a floating city, — steering in, And gliding up her...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky, — By many a pile in more than eastern splendour, Of old the residence of merchant kings." ROGERS....
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The Illustrated Magazine of Art

Art - 1853
...track of men, no footsteps to and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea, Invisible. And from the land we went As to a floating city — steering...streets as in a dream, So smoothly — silently." Koyera. IT was midnight — deep, dark, and moonless. Not a star shone out upon the still lagunes—...
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The Home friend, a weekly miscellany of amusement and instruction, Volume 2

Society for promoting Christian knowledge - 1853
...track of men, no footsteps to and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea, Invisible ; and from the land we went, As to a floating city —steering...her streets as in a dream, So smoothly, silently." SUCH is Venice the Beautiful ; for thirteen hundred years Queen of the Adriatic ! Seated on the waters,...
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