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by James Thomson - 1826 - 412 pages
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

1852
...tady who died at the age of eighteen, in the •Nl 1738. In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It k clouds and dark doth Heaven's all-ruling Sire Choose...Heaven resembles Hell ? As he our darkness, cannot nave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scatter'd fragments,...
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Harper's Magazine, Volume 3

1852
...copious flood Holls fair and placid ; where collected all, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. At...sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower Nur can the tortur'd wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er...
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The Poetical Works of James Thomson, Volume 2

James Thomson - 1854
...round. At first, an azure sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, 595 And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured Wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, eoo Now flashes o'er the...
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Angling: Or, How to Angle, and where to Go

Robert Blakey - 1854 - 188 pages
...copious flood Huns 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 issues broad, . Then \vhitening by degrees as prone it falls ; And from the land-resounding rocks below...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 554 pages
...copious flood Rolls fair and placid, where collected all, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It mpany Dashed in a cloud of foam, it sends aloft A hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured...
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The Seasons

James Thomson - 1856 - 335 pages
...round. At first, an azure sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, 595 And from the loud-resounding rocks below Dash'd in...hoary mist, and forms a ceaseless shower. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose : But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, 600 Now flashes o'er the...
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The Poetry and Mystery of Dreams

Charles Godfrey Leland - 1856 - 258 pages
...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...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...
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The Poetry and Mystery of Dreams

Charles Godfrey Leland - 1856 - 258 pages
...broad ; Then 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. Nor can the tortured wave here find repose ; But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, Now flashes o'er the scattered...
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The Seasons

James Thomson - 1856 - 335 pages
...all ''In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It thundering shoots, and shakes the country round. V At first, an azure sheet, it rushes broad ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falls, 595 rNor can the tortured wave here find repose : ' But, raging still amid the shaggy rocks, 600 Now...
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The Rural Poetry of the English Language: Illustrating the Seasons and ...

Joseph William Jenks - 1856 - 544 pages
...copious flood Bolls fair and placid, where collected all, In one impetuous torrent, down the steep It oseph William Jenks brood ; Then whitening by degrees, as prone it falla, And, from the loud-resounding rocks below, Dashed...
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