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" O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all the skies : The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault, and... "
The Monthly Register, Magazine, and Review, of the United States - Page 54
1807
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Chamber's Cyclopędia of English Literature

Robert Chambers - 1902
...her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumbered gild the glowing pole ; O'er the dark trees the world in state ; There stands a dome, majestic...pill ; This pile was, by the pious patron's aim, So many flames l>efore proud Ilion blaze, And lighten glimmering Xanthus with their rays ; The long...
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Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and ...

Robert Chambers - 1902
...her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumbered gild the glowing pole ; O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. So many flames before proud Ilion blaze, And lighten glimmering Xanthus with their rays ; The long...
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Milton. Machiavelli. Hallam's Constitutional history. Southey's Colloquies ...

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1903
...unnumbered gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed And tip with silver ev'ry mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks...sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light." — POPE'S translation of Homer's Iliad, bk. viii., lines 687-698. These lines, as a translation of...
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Critical and Historical Essays Contributed to the Edinburgh Review ..., Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1903
...unnumbered gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed And tip with silver ev'ry mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks...bursts from all the skies ; The conscious swains, reIoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light." — POPE'S translation of Homer's...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1903 - 672 pages
...unnumber'd gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver ev'ry mountain's head; Then shine the vales, the rocks in...prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts from all the skiesThe conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, hand, So many flames before proud Ilion blaze, And...
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Lives of the English Poets: Swift-Lyttelton

Samuel Johnson - 1905
...unnumber'd gild the glowing pole : O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver ev'ry mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks...sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. So many flames before proud Ilion blaze, And lighten glimm'ring Xanthus with their rays ; The long...
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The Methodist new connexion magazine and evangelical repository, Volume 68

1865
...throne the vivid pUnoti roll, And stars unnumbered gild the globing polo ; O'er the dark trees n yellow verdure shed, And tip with silver every mountain's...in prospect rise ; A flood of glory bursts from all tb* skies. The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light."...
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Report of the Committee of Council on Education in Scotland...[without Appendix]

1908
...her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole ; O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every...sight. Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light, (c) Many a fire before them blazed : As when in heaven the stars about the moon Look beautiful, when...
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Composition--rhetoric--literature: A Four Year's Course for Secondary Schools

Martha Hale Shackford, Margaret Judson - 1908 - 464 pages
...her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole, 17 O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every...sight Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. So many flames before proud Ilium blaze, And lighten glimmering Xanthus with their rays: The long reflections...
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Education in Scotland

Great Britain. Scottish Education Department - 1908
...her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole ; O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, And tip with silver every...rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the usefullight. (c) Many a fire before them blazed : As when in heaven the sturs about the moon Look beautiful,...
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