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" There is given Unto the things of earth, which Time hath bent, A spirit's feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruin'd battlement, For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp,... "
Childe Harold's pilgrimage: Italy - Page 96
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1872
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon NoŽl Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, but broke his scythe , there is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, for which the palace of the present hour...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. 50 1'ILGKIMAGIv 51 Oh Time ! the treautifier of the dead, Adorner of the rniii, comforter And only...
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Sketches of a Tour to the Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the ...

Thomas Loraine McKenney - Chippewa language - 1827 - 606 pages
...the ruins of Forts Putnam and Clinton, in com|xtny with my friend. "There is a magic in these ruins For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." The way was melancholy. We talked over the recent inroads which death had made in his family, in the...
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Sketches of a Tour to the Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the ...

Thomas Loraine McKenney - Great Lakes (North America) - 1827 - 532 pages
...the ruins of Forts Putnam and Clinton, in company with my friend. "There ia a magic in these ruins For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower." The way was melancholy. We talked over the recent inroads which death had made in his family, in the...
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Narrative of a Three Years' Residence in Italy, 1819-1822: With ...

Selina Martin - Italy - 1828 - 418 pages
...and where he hath leant ; - His hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined battlement , For which the palace of the present hour...Must yield its pomp and wait till ages are its dower. A ruin — yet, what ruin ! from its mass Walls, palaces, half cities, have been reared ; Yet oft the...
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Practical Suggestions on the General Improvement of the Navigation of the ...

Thomas Steele - Catholics - 1828 - 194 pages
...Lent, A spirit's feeling * * * * * ***** There is a power . And magic in the ruined battlement, To which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower But Limerick is not only the " ancient of days," and venerable by its antiquity; a seat of the origi-....
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The Works of Lord Byron: Including the Suppressed Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1828 - 780 pages
...feeling, and where he hath le;mt His hand, but broke his seyihe, there is a power And magic in the ruiu'd battlement, For which the palace of the present hour Must yield its pomp, and wait till ages arc its dower. CQEKZ. О time ! the hcautiiier of the dead, Adorncr of the ruin, comforter And only...
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The works of lord Byron including the suppressed poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1828 - 778 pages
...present hour Must yield °is pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. CXXX. О time ! thr beautHier of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when llie heart hath bled — Time! the corrector where, our judgments err, The te-.t of truth, love, —...
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Moral and Sacred Poetry

Thomas Willcocks - 1829 - 332 pages
...feeling, and where he hath leant Hia hand, but broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined battlement, For which the palace of the present hour...yield its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. basef! LOUAL SCENERY, &c. Turn to the mole which Adrian, rear'd on high:, Imperial mimic of old Egypt's...
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Moral and sacred poetry, selected by T. Willcocks and T. Horton

Moral and sacred poetry - 1829 - 326 pages
...he hath leant His hand, hut hroke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruined hattlement, For Which the palace of the present hour Must yield Its pomp, and wait till ages are its dower. hefow, LOCAL SCENERY, &e. l'uru to the mole which Adrian, rear'd on night, Imperial mimic of old Egypt's...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1830 - 386 pages
...feeling, and where he hath leant His hand, hut broke his scythe, there is a power And magic in the ruin'd battlement, For which the palace of the present hour...and wait till ages are its dower. cxxx. Oh Time! the beautifler of the dead, Adorner of the ruin, comforter And only healer when the heart hath bled —...
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