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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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Representative Biographies of English Men of Letters

Charles Townsend Copeland, Frank Wilson Cheney Hersey - 1909 - 642 pages
...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. So many flames before proud Ilion blaze, And lighten glimmering Xanthus with their rays; The long reflexion...
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The English Poets: Selections, Volume 3

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1909
...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...the rocks in prospect rise, A flood of glory bursts farm all the skies : The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault, and bless the...
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Works: A New, Rev. and Enl. Ed., with Illus, Volume 10

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1922
...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." have fallen into ; — these be they : — He says of Greece in the body of his book 1 — that it...
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A History of English Literature; a Practical Text-book

Edward Albert - 1923 - 542 pages
...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...Eye the blue vault, and bless the useful light. In 1712, in a volume of Lintot's Miscellanies, appeared The Rape of the Lock, one of the most brilliant...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 47

1855
...yellower verdure shed, And top with silver every mountain's head : Then shine the vales; the rosks in prospect rise — A flood of glory bursts from...sight Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light. ' " " The Lord forgive me, but when he came to the last words and said, " useful light," I couldn't...
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Tales of Soldiers and Civilians

Ambrose Bierce - 2004 - 222 pages
...enamored of their own invirility and poring like sponges the vocal incense of a valleyful of idiots. The conscious swains, rejoicing in the sight, Eye the blue vault and bless the useful light, But I venture to tell them it is all moonshine—that this new literature is the offspring of mental...
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The Treasury of David: Spurgeon's Classic Work on the Psalms

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 704 pages
...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 mountain's head; Then shine Hie vales; the rocks in prospect rise; A flood of glory burst from all the skies; The conscious swains,...
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