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" Streams on the ruined central tower; When buttress and buttress, alternately, Seem framed of ebon and ivory ; When silver edges the imagery, And the scrolls that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er... "
The New annual register, or General repository of history, politics, and ... - Page 244
1805
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 33

Literary Criticism - 1812
...that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the uwlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave; Then go — but go alone the while— Then view St. David's ruin'd pile ; And, home returning, soothly Swear, Was never scene so sad and fair. . No. 2Ц7, " When...
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The Lay of the Last Minstrel: A Poem

Sir Walter Scott - 1805 - 319 pages
...that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then go — but go alone the while...returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair ! Short halt did Deloraine make there; Little recked he of the scene so fair. With dagger's hilt, on...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1805
...that ttach tlice to live and die; When distant Tweed is hi'ard to rave. And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then go, but go alone the while...view St. David's ruined pile ; And, home returning, «oothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair.' He is admitted^and reports his ernmd to the monk...
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The British Critic and Quarterly Theological Review, Volume 26

1805
...When diftant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then gor— but go alone the while^ Then view St. David's ruined pile ; And, home returning, fadly fwear, ' W»s never fcene fo fad and fair."' The defcription of the alarm given to the country,...
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The Monthly anthology, and Boston review

1806
...the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then pp — but go alone the while — Then view Saint David's ruined pile, And, home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair ! P. 33. But the imagery and language in the following pages are awful and tenifick in the extreme,...
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The lay of the last minstrel: a poem

Sir Walter Scott - 1811 - 295 pages
...that teach thee to live and die ; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave, Then go — but go alone the while — Then view Saint David's ruined pile ; And, home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair ! II....
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 44

Literary Criticism - 1838
...that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard (o rnve, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave, Then go— but go alone the while — Then view St David's mined pile ; And, home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair." The second couplet...
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Popular Voyages and Travels Throughout the Continent & Islands of Europe: In ...

Frances Thurtle Jamieson, Mrs Jamieson (Frances Thurtle) - Costume - 1820 - 506 pages
...When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet hoots o'er the dead man's grave j Then go—but go alone, the while, Then view St. David's ruined...returning soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair !" " Yes," replied Edward, " and I think, Sir, if you would stay but half an hour longer we might have...
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A letter to the Right Hon. Lord Byron: protesting against the immolation of ...

Fabius (pseud.) - Literary Criticism - 1821 - 14 pages
...is heard to rave, Then go—but go alone the while, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave; Then view St. David's ruined pile; And, home returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad aud fair. Is it not obvious, from this description of Melrose Abbey, compared with that of the Sibyl's...
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 20

Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1822
...that teach thee to live and die; When distant Tweed is heard to rave, And the owlet to hoot o'er the dead man's grave ; Then go— but go alone the while,...returning, soothly swear, Was never scene so sad and fair. Is it not obvious, from this description of Melrose Abbey, compared with that of the Sibyl's temple,...
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