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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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Excursions in North Wales, with corrections and additions by W.R. Bingley

William Bingley - 1839 - 80 pages
...where collected, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep, It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet it rushes broad ; Then...aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. CHAPTER XXXIV. VOYAGE FROM LIVERPOOL TO BANGOR. BANGOR is distant from Liverpool about 64 miles, and...
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Excursions in North Wales: Including Aberystwith and the Devil's Bridge ...

William Bingley - 1839 - 355 pages
...where collected, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep, It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet it rushes broad ; Then...aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. CHAPTER XXXIV. VOYAGE FROM LIVERPOOL TO BANGOR. BANGOR is distant from Liverpool about 64 miles, and...
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Lumsden & Son's Steam-boat Companion, Or, Stranger's Guide to the Western ...

1839 - 276 pages
...sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening hy degrees, as from 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 tortured wave here find repose; But raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flushes o'er the scatter*...
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Recreations in Physical Geography, Or, The Earth as it is

Rosina Maria Zornlin - 1840 - 428 pages
...hroad, Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the long-resounding rocks below Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. South America contains several waterfalls; the most celebrated of these is the cataract of Tequendama,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1841 - 807 pages
...sheet, it rushes brood : Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding e's passage, hills of sand, And dangerous flats, in secret am 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 Seasons & Castle of Indolence ... The Farmer's Boy, Rural Tales, Banks ...

James Thomson - 1842 - 415 pages
...rushes hrnad ; Then whitening hy degrees- as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding rocks helow Dash'd in 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, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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Rudiments of English composition. [With] Key

Alexander Reid - 1843
...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 tortured wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1843 - 807 pages
...sheet, it rushes broad : Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, And from the loud-resounding tortur'd wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatler'd...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1843 - 807 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 scattcr'd...
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Letters on Various Subjects, Volume 1

James Caughey - 1844
...collected oil, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At first an azure sheet, it rushes broad: Then...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured waves here find repose; But raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashing o'er the scattered...
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