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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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Life of Brian Houghton Hodgson: British Resident at the Court of Nepal

William Wilson Hunter - 1991 - 390 pages
...to watch the sun setting across the Mediterranean, softly repeating to himself Byron's lines : — " 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." ' In home-life he was a pattern of courtesy. His servants...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - 1994 - 860 pages
...magical variety diffuse : And now they change ; a paler shadow strews Its mantle o'er the mountains ; is majesty was always so polite Ae to announce his...Before he came, especially at night ; For being the tUl— 'tis gone — and all is gray. XXX. There is a tomb in Arqua ; — rear'd in air, Pillar'd in...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1996 - 830 pages
...strews Its mantle o'er the mountains; parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang imbues 260 With a new colour as it gasps away, The last still loveliest, till - 'tis gone - and all is gray. There is a tomb in Arqua; - rear'd in air, Pillar'd in their sarcophagus,...
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Venetian Views, Venetian Blinds: English Fantasies of Venice

Manfred Pfister, Barbara Schaff - 1999 - 255 pages
...earth: "the icy earth/Swung blind and blackening in the moonless air" (Byron 1980-1993, vol. 4, 40)1' 1 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. (IV, 29) 3. "Cette Palmyre de la mer" The fata morgana-\iAat quality...
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Fish, the Basics: An Illustrated Guide to Selecting and Cooking Fresh Seafood

Shirley King - 1999 - 383 pages
...however, as they die: Their skin turns a silvery gray the longer they are out of water. Lord Byron wrote: 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 The bodies of dolphinfish are very compressed, and the males...
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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots

Joseph Twadell Shipley - 2001 - 636 pages
...the mischievous gargoyle (imitative base garg; whence also gargle and gurgle), imbricate. Seeandho. 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. -Byron, Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, iv om(s): shoulder. Gk omos. omodynia....
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Wordsworth Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 2001 - 1180 pages
...MASTERS. Dolphin. Cp. DAUPHIN. The dolphin is noted for its changes of colour when taken out of the water. Parting day Dies like the dolphin, whom each pang Imbues With a new colour as It gaaps away. The last still loveliest. liyrtm : Child, ПагоЫ, iv, 29. In mediaeval art, it symbolizes...
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Peace,War and Friendships

Kenneth Chapman - 2006 - 256 pages
...Their magical variety diffuse; And now they change; 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. Lord Byron We left our berth at 6.20 on the morning of June...
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Performing National Identity: Anglo-Italian Cultural Transactions

Manfred Pfister, Ralf Hertel - 2008 - 328 pages
...He was Professor of Poetry at Oxford 1885-95. 11. Atkinson, 'The International Exhibition', p. 213. dolphin, whom each pang imbues/ With a new colour as it gasps away,/ The last still loveliest, till — 'tis gone — and all is grey'), to the physical shape of the city as it appeared in maps,...
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