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" Now, upon SYRIA'S land of roses Softly the light of eve reposes, And, like a glory, the broad sun Hangs over sainted LEBANON ; Whose head in wintry grandeur towers, And whitens with eternal sleet, While summer, in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at... "
Sketch-book of Popular Geology - Page 149
by Hugh Miller - 1872 - 356 pages
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore: With a Memoir, Volume 3

Thomas Moore - 1856
...Gates of Heav'n for thee." Now, upon STRIA'S land of roses * Softly the light of Eve reposes, And, like a glory, the broad sun Hangs over sainted LEBANON...in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one, who look'd from upper air O'er all the' enchanted regions there, How beauteous must have been...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1856 - 300 pages
...in !" Now, upon SYRIA'S land of roses Softly the light of EVK reposes, And, like a glory, the hroad sun Hangs over sainted LEBANON ; Whose head in wintry...in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one, who look'd from upper air O'er all th' enchanted regions there, How beauteous must have been...
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Lalla Rookh: An Oriental Romance

Thomas Moore - Narrative poetry, English - 1856 - 392 pages
...the Gates of Heaven for thee." Now, upon SYRIA'S land of roses* Softly the light of Eve reposes, And, like a glory, the broad sun Hangs over sainted LEBANON...wintry grandeur towers, And whitens with eternal sleet, * Richardson thinks that Syria had its name from Suri, a beautiful and delicate species of rose, for...
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English Literature of the Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1857 - 785 pages
...reposes, And, like a glory, the hroad sun Hangs over sainted Lehanon ; Whose head in wintry grandcur towers, And whitens with eternal sleet, While summer,...in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one who look'd from upper air O'er all the enchanted regions there, How heautcous must have heen...
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Durack's Latin lesson book

Durack - 1857
...lseta jacet. — GKRETT6N. STRIA. Now upon Syria's land of roses Softly the light of eve reposes, And, like a glory, the broad sun Hangs over sainted Lebanon ; Whose head in -wintry grandeur towers, Arid whitens with eternal sleet, While summer, in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet....
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A long vacation ramble in Norway and Sweden, by X and Y.

John Willis Clark, Joseph William Dunning - 1857
...beyond the corn-fields the forest, and then the cold sterile snowfield of Justedal — " That whitena with eternal sleet. While Summer, in a vale of flowers. Is sleeping roay at its feet." On leaving the church, we were taken to see the Bauta-steen, a large block of stone...
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The spirit of the age: or, Contemporary portraits [by William Hazlitt.].

William Hazlitt - 1858
...of the foregoing criticism. " Now, upon Syria's land of roses Softly the light of eve reposes, And, like a glory, the broad sun Hangs over sainted Lebanon...in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one who look'd from upper air O'er all the' enchanted regions there, How beauteous must have been...
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Popular Geology: A Series of Lectures Read Before the Philosophical ...

Hugh Miller, Harriet Myrtle - Geology - 1859 - 423 pages
...tree-ferns; that the colossal Iguanodon and gigantic II ylasosaurus browsed on the succulent equisetaceze of the low meadows; that the minute Amphitherium,...and un-ideaed; and yet the existences which their arbitrary signs represent are the vital marvels of creation, — the noble forests, fair shrubs, and...
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Sketch Book of Popular Geology: Popular Geology: A Series of Lectures Read ...

Hugh Miller - Geology - 1859 - 423 pages
...Sutherland a coal, or rather lignite field, so considerable that it was wrought for greatly more thun a century, — at one time to such effect, that during...and un-ideaed ; and yet the existences which their arbitrary signs represent are the vital marvels of creation, — the noble forests, fair shrubs, and...
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The Poets and Poetry of the Bible

George Gilfillan - Bible - 1859 - 325 pages
...stood the great form of Lebanon, rising above the clouds, and covered with the cedars of God — " Whose head in wintry grandeur towers, And whitens...eternal sleet; While summer in a vale of flowers, Is smiling rosy at his feet." Compared to these and others, Mount Sion was but a little hill — a mere...
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