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The Adviser: Or, The Moral and Literary Tribunal ... - Page 79
by John Bristed - 1803
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The seasons; with his life, by mr. Murdoch

James Thomson - 1806
...Then whitening by degrees as prone it falls, 595 And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd iji a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortur'd wave here find repose: But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, 600 Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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The cabinet of poetry, containing the best entire pieces in the works of the ...

Cabinet - 1808
...sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortur'd wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson: Collated with the Best Editions:

James Thomson, Thomas Park - 1808
...sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, Aud from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortor'd wave here find repose : Rut, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scattcr'd...
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The Bard, Or, The Towers of Morven: A Legendary Tale

Evan Jones - 1810 - 160 pages
...impetuous torrent, down 'the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country . round: At first an agate sheet, it rushes broad, Then whitening by degrees,...it sends aloft. A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless show'r. Nor can the tortur'd wave here find repose, . - But raging still, amirf the shaggy rocks,...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it fall*. And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortiir'd wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 526 pages
...sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceasiless ihower. Nor ran the torturM wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks,...
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The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations ..., Volume 17

1812
...collected all, Inoiie impetuous torrent, down tlte steep In thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet, it rushes broad ;...a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and form a coneless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose. But raging still amid the shaggy...
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The Beauties of England and Wales: Or Delineations, Topographical ...

John Britton - 1812
...; Then whitening by degrees as prone it tails, And from the loud resounding rocks below JJiiili'tl in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and form a coneless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose. But ruging still amid the shaggy...
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The Seasons, Hymns, Ode, and Songs

James Thomson - 1813 - 323 pages
...'" " ' , ' " |V Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, 595 And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortur'd wave here find repose ; But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, 600 Now flashes o'er...
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The Seasons

James Thomson, Samuel Johnson - 1813 - 168 pages
...sheet it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it fails, And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Korean the tortured wave here find repose j But raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er...
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