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" Fill'd with the face of heaven, which, from afar, Comes down upon the waters; all its hues, From the rich sunset to the rising star, Their magical variety diffuse: And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains; parting day... "
The Travels of a Hindoo to Various Parts of Bengal and Upper India - Page 214
by Bholanauth Chunder - 1869
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 2

Fitz-Greene Halleck - 1840
...magical variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away, [gray. The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is Egeria ! sweet creation of some...
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The Rod and the Gun: Being Two Treatises on Angling and Shooting

James Wilson - 1840 - 439 pages
...of colour are easily perceived by an attentive eye : — it dies like parting day, each pang imbued With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone, and all is grey. The gill-covers are marked with large dark spots ; and the whole...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 935 pages
...magical variety diffuse: And now they change; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; — not his lemans dear — But pomp and power alone...care. And where these are light Eros finds a feere; Ma till — 'tis gone — and all isgrpv. XXX. There is a tomb in Arqua ; — rear'd in air, Pillar'd...
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The Wing-and-wing, Or, Le Feu-follet: A Tale, Volumes 1-2

James Fenimore Cooper - 1842
...magical variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang...colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — .tis gone — and all is grey." Childe Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian Sea have been...
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A trip home, with some home-spun yarns

Trip - 1842
...described them as occurring in Italy, with the feelings and language of a true poet. In conclusion, he says parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang...colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone— and all is gray. Childe Harold, cant. iv. Again, a fine tropical niy;ht is a...
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The Jack O'Lantern; or, The privateer, Volume 1

James Fenimore Cooper - 1842
...magical variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang...colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is grey. Childe Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian sea have been sung...
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The works of lord Byron, with notes by T. Moore [and others].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1842
...magical variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues With a new colour as it gasps away/ TbelntBtffl loveliest, Ш1— 'tis gone— and all is gray. XXX. There is a tomb in Arqua ; — rear'd...
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The Old Red Sandstone, Or, New Walks in an Old Field

Hugh Miller - 1842 - 311 pages
...poet must hare observed. Byron tells us how " Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang embnes With a new colour, as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till— 'tis gone, and all is gray." Falconer, in anticipating, reversed the simile. The huge ani>ia...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - 1843
...magical variety diffuse : And now they change; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang...colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till— 'tis gone and all is gray. ROME. OH Rome ! my country ! city of the soul ! The orphans of the...
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The Jack O'lantern: (le Feu-follet;) Or, The Privateer

James Fenimore Cooper - 1843 - 435 pages
...magical variety diffuse: And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang...colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till — 't is gone — and all is grey. C/iilde Harold. THE charms of the Tyrrhenian sea have been...
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