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" Quench'd in the unnatural light which might out-stare Even the broad eye of day ; And thou from thy celestial way Pourest, O Moon, an ineffectual ray ! For lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of heaven... "
The Quarterly Review - Page 45
1811
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The curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1811
...from thy celestial way Pourest, O Moon, an ineffectual ray ! For lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of...'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! 'Tis the dirge of deatli ! At once ten thousand drums begin, With one long thunder-peal the ear assailing ; Ten thousand...
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The Curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1811 - 215 pages
...from thy celestial way Pourest, O Moon, an ineffectual ray ! c For lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of...many a fold, Ascending floats along the fiery sky, ( g And hangeth visible on high, 6 " A dark and waving canopy. Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath...
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The Curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1812
...from thy celestial way Pourest, O Moon, an ineffectual ray ! For lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of...hangeth visible on high, A dark and waving canopy. S. Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! 'Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums...
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The curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - 1812
...fold, Ascending floats along the fiery sky, And hangeth visible on high, A dark and waving canopy. 3. Hark! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath! 'Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin, Ten thousand voices then join in, And with one deep and general din Pour their wild wailing. The song...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: Complete in One Volume

Robert Southey - 1829 - 763 pages
...lo ! ten thousand torches flame aud llurr Upon the midnight air. Blotting the lights of heaven \Viih one portentous glare. Behold the fragrant smoke in...hangeth visible on high, A dark and waving canopy. Hark ! 't is the funeral trumpet's breath ! T is the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums begin,...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: Collected by Himself, Volume 8

Robert Southey - 1838
...from thy celestial way Pourest, O Moon, an ineffectual ray ! For lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of...hangeth visible on high, A dark and waving canopy. 3. Hark ! 't is the funeral trumpet's breath ! 'Tis the dirge of death ! At once ten thousand drums...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott: Biographical memoirs of ...

Walter Scott - 1838
...lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of heaven Witli one portentous glare. Behold the fragrant smoke in...a fold, Ascending floats along the fiery sky, And hangcth visible on high, A dark and waving canopy ! Hark ! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath ! Tis...
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On Ellis's Specimens of the early English poets. Ellis' and Ritson's ...

Walter Scott - 1841
...from thy celestial way Pourest, O Mojn, an ineffectual ray! For lo! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of heaven With one protentous glare. Behold the fragrant smoke in many a fold, Ascending floats along the fiery sky, And...
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Book of the Poets: The Modern Poets of the Nineteenth Century

1842 - 490 pages
...from thy ct'lestial way Pourest, O Moon, an ineffectual ray! For lo ! ten thousand torches flame and flare Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights of...a fold Ascending, floats along the fiery sky, And hangcth visible on high, A dark and waving canopy. Hark! 'tis the funeral trumpet's breath! 'Tis the...
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A Practical Grammar: In which Words, Phrases, and Sentences are Classified ...

Stephen Watkins Clark - 1847 - 212 pages
...pathway dim Along the passing billows' brim."—Hesperian. " For lo!. ten thousand torches flame and flare •• Upon the midnight air, Blotting the lights...hangeth visible on high, A dark, and waving canopy ! "—Sowthey. " 0 liberty! "I wait for thee, To break this chain and dungeon bar; I hear thy spirit...
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