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" Whistling through hollows of this vaulted aisle. We'll listen— Leon. Hark! Aim No, all is hush'd, and still as death — 'tis dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads, To bear aloft its arch'd... "
Lives of the English Poets: Smith-Savage - Page 230
by Samuel Johnson - 1905
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The poets of Yorkshire, commenced by W.C. Newsam; complete and publ. by J ...

William Cartwright Newsam - 1845
...all is hnsh'd, aml still as death. — Tis dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile;. Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads, To...arch'd and ponderous roof, By its own weight made steadfast and immovable, Looking tranquillity ! It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight; the...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - Elocution - 1845 - 320 pages
...Now, all is hush'd—and still, as death.' How reverend is this tall ;";'•. "Whose ancientpillars rear their marble heads, To bear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, By its mm u-cight made steadfast and immovable, Looking—tranquillity ! it strikes an uur, And terror on...
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Memoirs of a Femme de Chambre, Volume 2

Marguerite Countess of Blessington - 1846 - 440 pages
...the halldoor just as it was getting dusk. CHAPTER lV. "How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear...arch'd and ponderous roof, By its own weight made steadfast and immoveable — Looking tranquillity. It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight;...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. ...

Walter Scott - 1880
...heads, To hear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, By its OUTI weight made steadfast and immnveable, looking tranquillity ! It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight. The tonihs And monumental caves of death look cold, And shoot a dullness to my trembling heart." CONRKKVK'a...
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Complete Works, Volume 4

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1881
...heads, To bear aloft its vast and ponderous roof, By its own weijiht made steadfast and immovable; Looking tranquillity. It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight ' — et utetera — what do you think of a critic who 8.13-3 those lines are finer than anything Shakspeare...
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Orthophony, Or, Vocal Culture. A Manual of Elementary Exercises for the ...

William Russell - Elocution - 1882 - 302 pages
...No ! All is hushed and still as death. 'T is dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, Looking tranquillity. It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight. The tombs And monumental caves...
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Orthophony, Or Vocal Culture: A Manual of Elementary Exercises for the ...

Francis Thayer Russell - Elocution - 1882 - 302 pages
...Almeria. No! All is hushed and still as death. 'Tin dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, Looking tranquillity. It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight. The tombs And monumental caves...
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Orthophony, Or, The Cultivation of the Voice in Elocution: A Manual of ...

Elocution - 1882 - 300 pages
...No ! All is hushed and still as death. 'T is dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear aloft its arch'd and ponderous roof, Looking tranquillity. It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight. The tombs And monumental caves...
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Literary Epochs: Chapters on Noted Periods of Intellectual Activity

George Frederick Underhill - Literature - 1887 - 216 pages
...No, all is hush'd and still as death. — "Tis dreadful ! How reverend is the face of this tall pile, Whose ancient pillars rear their marble heads To bear...arch'd and ponderous roof, By its own weight made steadfast and immovable, Looking tranquillity ! It strikes an awe And terror on my aching sight ; the...
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Longer English Poems: With Notes Philological and Explanatory and an ...

John Wesley Hales - Authors, English - 1889 - 427 pages
...bear aloft its arch'd By its own weight ma Looking tranqnillity." ow reveren s te ace o ts ta e, T Whose ancient Pillars rear their marble heads ' ' To bear aloft its arch'd and pond'rons roof, By its own weight made stedfast and immoveable. " 158. Milton and Shakspere do not...
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