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" With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate, row and row, On ponderous columns, short and low, Built ere the art was known, By pointed aisle, and shafted stalk, The arcades of an alley'd walk To emulate in stone. On the deep walls the heathen... "
A Handbook for Travellers in Durham and Northumberland - Page 230
1873 - 404 pages
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge ...

Curtis Hidden Page - English poetry - 1910 - 935 pages
...solemn, huge, and dark-red pile, Placed on the margin of the isle. In Saxon strength that abbey frowned, e waves of fight Round Troy— but while this stood, Troy could not fall. So, in its lovely moonli mid low, Built ere the art was known. By pointed aisle and shafted stalk The arcades of an alloyed...
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Scott's Marmion: A Tale of Flodden Field

Sir Walter Scott - Flodden, Battle of, England, 1513 - 1911 - 262 pages
...huge, and dark-red pile, Placed on the margin of the isle. x. In Saxon strength1 that abbey frowned, With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate,...short and low. Built ere the art was known, By pointed aisle2 and shafted stalk,3 The arcades4 of an alleyed walk To emulate in stone. On the deep walls the...
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The Country of Sir Walter Scott

Charles Sumner Olcott - Scotland - 1913 - 414 pages
...the church which are best described in the poet's words: — In Saxon strength that abbey frowned, With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate,...pointed aisle and shafted stalk The arcades of an alleyed walk To emulate in stone. We searched in vain for the dreadful 'Vault of Penitence,' the awful...
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Selected Poems

Walter Scott, James Reed - Literary Collections - 2003 - 253 pages
...solemn, huge, and dark-red pile, Plac'd on the margin of the isle, In Saxon strength that Abbey frown'd, With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate,...rage in vain; And needful was such strength to these Expos'd to the tempestuous seas, Scourg'd by the wind's eternal sway, Open to rovers fierce as they,...
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 26

1808
...not be denied. The following passages may be cited as proofs. " In Saxun strength the abbey frown'd, With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate...and shafted stalk, The arcades of an alley'd walk, Tp emulate in stone. On the deep walls the heathen Dane Had uour'd his impious rage in vain. The The...
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Marmion: A Tale of Flodden Field

Walter Scott - Battles in literature - 1811 - 377 pages
...ancient Monastery's halls, A solemn, huge, and dark-red pile, X. In Saxon strength that Abbey frown'd, With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate,...columns, short and low, Built ere the art was known, 5 By pointed aisle, and shafted stalk, The arcades of an alley'd walk To emulate in stone. On the deep...
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The Churchman's Monthly Penny Magazine, and Guide to Christian Truth ...

1851
...reached back to the early Norman, and perhaps earlier tiiuas. " In Saxon strength that Abbey frowned, With massive arches broad and round, That rose alternate row and row On pondrous columns short and low, Built ere the art was known, By pointed aisle and shafted stalk The...
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 26

1808
...cited as proofs. " In Saxon strength the abbey frown'J, With massive arches broad and round, That ruse alternate row and row, On ponderous columns short and low: Built ere the arc was known, By pointed abie, and shafted stalk, The arcades of an alley'd walk, To emulate in stone....
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