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" DAY set on Norham's castled steep, And Tweed's fair river, broad and deep, And Cheviot's mountains lone ; The battled towers, the donjon keep, The loophole grates where captives weep, The flanking walls that round it sweep, In yellow lustre shone. "
An introduction to the study of aesthetics - Page 133
by James Clement Moffat - 1856 - 284 pages
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1831 - 490 pages
...river, broad and deep, (5) And Cheviot's mountains lone : Tlie battled towers, the donjon keep, (6) Tl* loop-hole grates where captives weep, The flanking walls that round it sweep, In yellow lu&trc shone. The warriors on the turrets high, Novrng athwart the evening sky, Scem'd forms of giant...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...thou find their like again ?" SCOTT. " 8.— THE FIRST TWO VERSES OP MARMION JA TALE OF FLODDEN FIELD. DAY set on Norham's castled steep, And Tweed's fair...Moving athwart the evening sky, Seemed forms of giant height : Their armour, as it caught the rays, , Flashed back again the western bla/c, In lines of dazzling...
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The History of Wisbech: With an Historical Sketch of the Fens

Fens, The (England) - 1834 - 314 pages
...despair.* * The following lines by Sir Walter Scott, are happy in their description of such a fortress. ' The battled towers, the donjon keep, The loop-hole...that round it sweep, In yellow lustre shone,' ' The Castle gates were barr'd ; Above the gloomy portal arch, Timing his footsteps to a march, The warder...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. ...

Walter Scott - Ballads, Scots - 1833
...MARMION. CANTO FIRST. Castle. MARMIO N. CANTO FIRST. Cj&e Castle. I. DAY set on Norhara's castled steep, 1 And Tweed's fair river, broad and deep, And Cheviot's...mountains lone: The battled towers, the donjon keep, 2 1 See Appendix, Note C. 8 It is perhaps unnecessary to remind my readers, that the donjon, in its...
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The Dublin University Magazine, Volume 6

Ireland - 1835
...warder's tread struck dully on the ear." If we quote correctly from memory, thus Sir Walter wrote — " Day set on Norham's castled steep, And Tweed's fair river, broad and deep, And Teviot's mountain lone; The. battled towers, the donjon keep, The flanking walls that round it sweep,...
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Landscape - historical illustrations of Scotland, and the Waverley novels ...

George Newenham Wright - 1836
...life in peril, and was buried in the churchyard of Irongrey in the year 1787. " The battled tower, the donjon keep, The loop-hole grates, where captives...the turrets high, Moving athwart the evening sky, Seem'd forms of giant height : Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flash'd back again the western...
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Landscape - historical illustrations of Scotland, and the Waverley novels ...

George Newenham Wright - 1836
...in the churchyard of Irongrey in the year 1787. " The battled tower, the donjon keep, The loop-bole grates, where captives weep, The flanking walls that...the turrets high, Moving athwart the evening sky, Seem'd forms of giant height : Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flash'd back again the western...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volumes 10-11

1837
...Scott, who has thus described the appearance of tbis watch in the evening, in his poem of Marmion. The warriors on the turrets high, Moving athwart the evening sky, Seemed forms of giant height : Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flashed back again the western !•;.:"•. -i In lines...
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Royston Gower, Or, The Days of King John: An Historical Novel

Thomas Miller - Great Britain - 1838
...in the darkness of the forest, as he hurried along to deliver the message of King John. CHAPTER IV. Day set on Norham's castled steep. And Tweed's fair...Moving athwart the evening sky, Seemed forms of giant height : Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flashed back again the western blaze, In lines of dazzling...
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The New Monthly Belle Assemblée, Volumes 66-67

Fashion
...power to march against the Scots, or conclude a truce with them. The strong castle of Norham— " By Tweed's fair river, broad and deep, And Cheviot's...captives weep, The flanking walls that round it sweep — " owes its existence to Ranulph Fhamberd, Bishop of Durham, so well known as the Lord Treasurer...
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