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" Drachenfels Frowns o'er the wide and winding Rhine, Whose breast of waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd cities crowning these, Whose... "
A hand-book for travellers on the continent. [1st] [2 issues of the 16th and ... - Page 238
by John Murray (publishers.) - 1839
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Captain Landon: A Story of Modern Rome

Richard Savage - American fiction - 1899 - 391 pages
...panorama of the castled banks of the Rhine, where the thrifty steamer Ober-Kellner now replaces "the peasant girls with deep blue eyes, and hands which offer early flowers." Switzerland's Alpen-locked lakes, — the superb denies of the Tyrol, — and fair Lombardy's fruitful...
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Works, Volume 2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1899
...and wine, And scattered cities crowning these, Whose far white walls along them shine, Have strewed a scene, which I should see With double joy wert thou with me. 2. And peasant girls, with deep blue eyes, And hands which offer early flowers, Walk smiling o'er this...
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Selections from the Poetry of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1900 - 412 pages
...waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd...double joy wert thou with me ! And peasant girls, with deep-blue eyes, And hands which offer early flowers, Walk smiling o'er this paradise ; Above, the frequent...
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The Rhine from Rotterdam to Constance: Handbook for Travellers

Karl Baedeker (Firm) - Rhine River - 1900 - 448 pages
...waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine; And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine And scatter'd...which I should see With double joy wert thou with me.' Byron ('Childe Harold'). The trachyte hill of the Wolkenburg (1085 ft.), to the E. of the Drachenfels,...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1900 - 157 pages
...waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd...strew'da scene, which I should see With double joy were thou with me ! And peasant girls, with deep-blue eyes, And hands which offer early flowers, Walk...
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A Journey with the Sun Around the World

William McMahon - Ireland - 1900 - 724 pages
...water broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees ; And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd cities crowning these, Whose fair white walls along them shine." — Byron. As we approached the handsome old town of St. Goar,...
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Odd Bits of Travel with Brush and Camera

Charles Maus Taylor - Europe - 1900 - 356 pages
...broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine ; And hills all riched with blossom' d trees, And fields which promise corn and wine ; And scatter'd cities crowning these, Whose fair white walls along them shine, Have strew'da scene which I should see, With double joy wert thou...
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The Descriptive Speller: For Graded and Ungraded Schools

George Briggs Aiton - Spellers - 1901 - 218 pages
...waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd...which I should see With double joy wert thou with me. Prus sia Sax o ny Ba va ri a Wiirt em berg mil i ta ry main tain EXERCISE 459 The German Empire Ber...
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Switzerland, Picturesque and Descriptive

Joel Cook - Rhine River - 1904 - 519 pages
...vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine And scattered cities crowning these, Whose far white walls along...with me! "And peasant girls, with deep blue eyes, Ajid hands which offer early flowers, \\ iilk smiling o'er this paradise; Above, the frequent feudal...
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The World's Best Poetry ...

John Vance Cheney, Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts, Charles Francis Richardson, Francis Hovey Stoddard, John Raymond Howard - English poetry - 1904
...and wine, And scattered cities crowning these, Whose far white walls along them shine, Have strewed a scene, which I should see With double joy, wert thou with me. And peasant-girls, with deep-blue eyes, And hands which offer early flowers, Walk smiling o'er this paradise;...
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