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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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Glimpses of Europe: Or, Notes Drawn at Sight, by a Merchant

Merchant - Europe - 1859 - 355 pages
...broad, the narrow streets Ebbing and flowing, and the salt sea weed Clings to the marble of her palaces, Steering in — And gliding up her streets as in a...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...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Samuel Rogers: With a Biographical Sketch and ...

Samuel Rogers - 1860 - 460 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...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 20

1860
...men, no footsteps to and fro, Lead to her gates. The path lies o'er the sea, Invincible; and from tho land we went, As to a floating city — steering in,...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky; By many a pile in more than eastern pride, Of old tho residence of merchant-kings; Tho fronts of some,...
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Letters from Europe and the East During the Years 1859 and 1860

William E. Kendall - Africa - 1860 - 137 pages
...track of men, no foot-steps 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...dome, Mosque-like, and many a stately portico, The statutes ranged along- an azure sky ; By many a pile in more than eastern pride, Of old the residence...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

Great Britain - 1861
...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 in, And gliding np her streets as in a dream, So smoothly, silently. By many a dome, Mosque-like, und many a stately...
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The Life of J.M.W. Turner,: ... Founded on Letters and Papers ..., Volume 2

Walter Thornbury - 1862 - 425 pages
...Venice — Maria della Salute. 237 Approach to Venice. " 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." Rogers's Italy. " The moon is up, and yet it is not night ; The sun as yet disputes the day with her."...
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The life of J.M.W. Turner, Volume 2

George Walter Thornbury - 1862
...Salute. 237 Approach to Venice. " The path lies o'er the sea, invisible ; And from the land we wont As to a floating city, steering in, And gliding up...her streets as in a dream, So smoothly, silently." Rogers's Italy. " The moon is up, and yet it is not night ; The sun as yet disputes the day with her."...
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A journey due east, the journal of a five-months trip to Lower Egypt [&c.].

Christopher Cooke - 1864
...marble of her palaces. Formerly, but not now, because the railway has stopped the plan of transit — from the land we went, As to a floating city, steering...stately portico, The statues ranged along an azure sky. The city swarms with bridges, of which it is not necessary to say that the Ponte di Rialto, dating...
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Swiss Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil

Samuel Manning - Switzerland - 1866 - 214 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...
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Swiss Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil

Samuel Manning - Switzerland - 1866 - 214 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...
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