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" ... Smooth to the shelving brink a copious flood Rolls fair, and placid; where collected all, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first, an azure sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees,... "
The Adviser: Or, The Moral and Literary Tribunal ... - Page 79
by John Bristed - 1803
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The Methodist Review, Volume 5

1822
...broad ; Then whit'ning by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding rocks bclow, Dasb'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower.'' -Deum namquc ire per omncs Terrasque tractusque maris, coelumque profundum. Vine. THE Geysers in Iceland...
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Killarney, and the surrounding scenery. To which are added copious notes, a ...

George Nelson Smith - 1822
...each other. The lowest fall is hid by the underwood. And from the loud-resoimding rocks below Dasb'd in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. . THOMSON. After an interval of shrubby borders and grassy projections, the banks shelve into the channel...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...collected all In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet, it rushes broad ;...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter^!...
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A Picturesque and Descriptive Tour in the Mountains of the High Pyrenees ...

Joseph Hardy - 1825 - 84 pages
...almost one cloud of spray, and precipitates itself into the deep gulf; " 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." The thick vapour around you, acted upon by the rays of the sun, falls sparkling in all the colours...
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Le stagioni

James Thomson - 1826 - 412 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...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...
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The Seasons, and Castle of Indolence: To which is Prefixed the Life of the ...

James Thomson - 1826 - 234 pages
...whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, \rnl from Ihe loud-resounding rocks below Daith'd in a rloud 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, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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Le stagioni

James Thomson - 1826 - 412 pages
...sbeet, it rushes broad ; Tben whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from thè loud-resouriding rocks below Dash'd in a cloud of foam , it sends aloft A boary mist, and l'orrns a ceaseless sbower. Nor can thè tortur'd -wave bere find repose; But, raging...
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A tour in France, Savoy, northern Italy, Switzerland, Germany and the ...

Seth William Stevenson - 1827
...impetuons torrent down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first a verdant sheet it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees,...aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. * M. Ebel strongly advises the Tourist not to approach the Fall of the Rhine from the side of Eglisan,...
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The Cambrian Tourist; Or, Post-chaise Companion Through Wales ...

1828 - 316 pages
...collected all In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet, it rushes broad ;...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose : But raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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Portugal Illustrated: In a Series of Letters

William Morgan Kinsey - 1828 - 500 pages
...current, where whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud resounding rocks below Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower ; the quick and vehement vociferations of the boatmen ; the rapidity of the stream increasing as the...
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