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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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A Hand-book of English Literature Intended for the Use of High Schools, as ...

Francis Henry Underwood - 1871 - 608 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...towers, And whitens with eternal sleet, While summer, in-a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one, who looked from upper air O'er all the...
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Modern Turkey

James Lewis Farley - Turkey - 1872 - 353 pages
...and mountains may be obtained. Kow 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. At this hour, nothing can exceed the beauty of the view. To the west, the sky is one sheet of burnished...
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The poetical works of Thomas Moore, with notes, Issue 354

Thomas Moore - 1872
...Gates of Heaven for thee. ' Now, upon Syria's land of roses2 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. 1 'On the shores of a quadrangular lake stand a thousand goblets made of stars, out of which souls...
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The casquet of literature, a selection in poetry and prose, ed ..., Volumes 1-2

Casket - 1873
...roses Softly the light of eve reposes. And, like a glory, the broad sun Hangs over sainted LEBAN'OX ; g P rlowurs, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one who look'd from upper air O'er all the enchanted regions...
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In the Holy Land

Andrew Thomson - Eretz Israel - 1874 - 366 pages
...animals of the frigid zone, and come upon the region of eternal snow, realizing the poet's picture of " sainted Lebanon," " Whose head in wintry grandeur...a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet." It is more than a devout fancy which recognizes divine wisdom THE JORDAN. 189 in selecting a country...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with life and notes [by G. Gilfillan ...

John Milton - 1874
...genius, as a whole, including its juvenile and elderlyefforts, may be described in Moore's words on Lebanon : — " Whose head in wintry grandeur towers,...eternal sleet ; While summer, in a vale of flowers, Is smiling rosy at his feet." While the young will continue to prefer Comus, the more matured will prefer...
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In the Holy Land

Andrew Thomson - Eretz Israel - 1874 - 366 pages
...the poet's picture of " sainted Lebanon," " Whose head in wintry grandeur lowers, And whiteus w1th eternal sleet : While summer, in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet." It is more than a devout fancy which recognizes divine wisdom THE JORDAN. 189 in selecting a country...
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Little Classics: Poems, narrative

Rossiter Johnson - Literature - 1875
...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...in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet. To one who looked from upper air O'er all the enchanted regions there, How beauteous must have been...
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The Abode of Snow: Observations on a Journey from Chinese Tibet to the ...

Andrew Wilson - Asia - 1875 - 475 pages
...glaciers, • and snow. Nothing could express the general effect better than Moore's famous lines on sainted Lebanon — " Whose head in wintry grandeur...vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his feet." The great encircling walls of rock and snow contrast grandly with the soft beauty of the scene beneath....
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The Abode of Snow: Observations on a Journey from Chinese Tibet to the ...

Andrew Wilson - Asia - 1875 - 475 pages
...grass, glaciers, and snow. Nothing could express the general effect better than Moore's famous lines on sainted Lebanon — " Whose head in wintry grandeur...Summer, in a vale of flowers, Is sleeping rosy at his i'eet." The great encircling walls of rock and snow contrast grandly with the soft beauty of the scene...
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