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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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Professional excursions, by an auctioneer [W. Simpson].

Wolley Simpson - 1843
...the same hour of day as that in which the great Unknown led Marmion to " Norham's Castled Steep. '' " The battled Towers, the Donjon Keep, The loop-hole...walls, that round it sweep, In yellow lustre shone." And as the massive outlines of this prince of ruins gradually reveal themselves through the haze of...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart., Containing Lay of the Last ...

Walter Scott - 1843 - 624 pages
...u us hivioriral imiiortntica, shows it to have hwn a ptacr of tiiaimificence, se well u •irength. The warriors on the turrets high, Moving athwart the evening sky, Seemed forms of giant height : Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flashed hack again the western hlaze, In lines of dazzling...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 2

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1844
...beauties. Nothing can be more strikingly picturesque than the two opening stanzas of this romance : — hambers height ; Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flashed back again the western blaze, In lines of dazzling...
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Cyclopędia of English literature, Volume 2

Robert Chambers - 1844
...beauties. Nothing can be more strikingly picturesque than the two opening stanzas of this romance : — m it. height ; Their armour, as it caught the rays, Flashed back again the western blaze, In lines of dazzling...
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The Modern Poetical Speaker; Or, a Collection of Pieces Adapted for ...

Modern poetical speaker, Fanny Bury PALLISER - 1845
...to land, And clasps the maid he singled from the world. ROGERS. SUNSET. DAY set on Norham's l castle steep, And Tweed's fair river broad and deep, And...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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Servia, the Youngest Member of the European Family: Or, A Residence in ...

Andrew Archibald Paton - Serbia - 1845 - 352 pages
...of mail, or padded velvet, and end with bag-wigs and shoebuckles. But here, at Manasia, " The hattle towers, the donjon keep, The loophole grates, where...walls that round it sweep, In yellow lustre shone ;" and we were quietly carried back to the year of our Lord l400 ; for this castle and church were...
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Papers on literature and art

Sarah Margaret Ossoli (march.) - 1846
...a taste for the picturesque. Take, as a specimen, the opening description in Marmion. THE CASTLE. " Day set on Norham's castled steep, And Tweed's fair...Moving athwart the evening sky, Seemed forms of giant height ; Their armor, as it caught the rays, Flashed back again the western blaze, In lines of dazzling...
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Papers on Literature and Art, Volumes 1-2

Margaret Fuller - American literature - 1846
...a taste for the picturesque. Take, as a specimen, the opening description in Marmion. THE CASTLE. " Day set on Norham's castled steep, And Tweed's fair...Moving athwart the evening sky, Seemed forms of giant height ; Their armor, as it caught the rays, Flashed back again the western blaze, In lines of dazzling...
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The Genius of Scotland: Or Sketches of Scottish Scenery, Literature and Religion

Robert Turnbull - Scotland - 1847 - 379 pages
...way, we come to Norham Castle, so magnificently described in Marmion. '' Day set on Norham's castle steep, And Tweed's fair river broad and deep, And...keep, The loop-hole grates where captives weep, The flunking walls that round it sweep, In yellow lustre shone." Nine miles further on, we arrive at "...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volumes 3-4

Anna Maria Hall - 1847
...stan/as of the romance, in which the feudal fortress is thus painted : " Day set on Norham'a castle steep, And Tweed's fair river, broad and deep, And...keep, The loop-hole grates, where captives weep, The Hanking walls that round it sweep, Scented forms of giant height; Their armour, aa it caught the ravs,...
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