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" Sharing the stillness of the unimpassioned rock, they share also its endurance ; and while the winds of departing spring scatter the white hawthorn blossom like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip-gold, —... "
The Alpine Regions of Switzerland and the Neighbouring Countries: A ... - Page 228
by Thomas George Bonney - 1868 - 351 pages
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The Christian's penny magazine, and friend of the people [ed. by J. Campbell ...

Congregational union of England and Wales - 1846
...blossom like drifted snow, and summer dews on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip gold, far above, among the mountains, the silver lichen-spots rest, starlike, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain, upon the edge of yonder western peak, reflects the sunsets of a thousand years. — British...
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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - 1860
...the builder's yard, flowers for the bride's chamber, corn for the granary, moss for the grave. § 25. Yet as in one sense the humblest, in another they...rest, star-like, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain upon the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years. PART VII....
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Modern Painters ...

John Ruskin - 1860
...constant-hearted, is entrusted the weaving of the dark, eternal, tapestries of the hills ; to thorn, slow-pencilled, irisdyed, the tender framing of their...lichen-spots rest, star-like, on the stone; and the gathering orange stain upon the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years. PART VII....
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Temple Bar, Volume 83

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Hodgson Yates - 1888
...share also its endurance; and while the winds of departing spring scatter the white hawthorn-blossom like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched...lichen-spots rest, starlike, on the stone; and the gathering orange stain upon the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years." The reader...
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Modern Painters ...: pt. 6. Of leaf beauty. pt. 7. Of cloud beauty. pt. 8-9 ...

John Ruskin - Aesthetics - 1860
...only. Of course, a lichen has seeds, just as other plants have, but not effectually or visibly for man. like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched...rest, star-like, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain upon the edge of yonder •western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years. PART...
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Crosthwaite's Register of facts and occurrences relating to literature, the ...

Crosthwaite and co - 1860
...blossom like drifted snow, and summer duns on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip gold, far above among the mountains, the silver lichen-spots rest star-like on the stone, and the gathering orange stain upon the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years." In treating...
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Modern Painters: Pt. VI. Of leaf beauty. Pt. VII. Of cloud beauty. Pt. VIII ...

John Ruskin - Aesthetics - 1860
...blossom like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip-gold,—far above, among the mountains, the silver lichen-spots...rest, star-like, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain upon the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years. PART VII....
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The Boston Review, Volume 1

Theology - 1861
...another they are the most honored of the earth-children. Unfading as motionless, the worm frets them not. Strong in lowliness, they neither blanch in heat...lichen-spots rest, starlike, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain up on the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years." (Vol....
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The Congregational Review, Volume 1

Theology - 1861
...iris-dyed, the tender framing of their endless imagery. Sharing the stillness of the unimpassioae'd rock, they share also its endurance : and while the...lichen-spots rest, starlike, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain up on the edge of yonder western peak reflects the sunsets of a thousand years." (Vol....
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 52

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1861
...blossom like drifted snow, and summer dims on the parched meadow the drooping of its cowslip gold, far above, among the mountains, the silver lichen-spots rest, starlike, on the stone ; and the gathering orange stain, upon the edge of yonder western peak, reflects the sunsets of a thousand years." The...
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