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" Salamis ! Their azure arches through the long expanse More deeply purpled meet his mellowing glance, And tenderest tints, along their summits driven, Mark his gay course and own the hues of heaven; Till, darkly shaded from the land and deep, Behind his... "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 211
1814
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Wordsworth to Tennyson

William Stebbing - 1913
...altars are no more divine. Descending fast the mountain shadows kiss Thy glorious gulf, unconquer'd Salamis ! Their azure arches through the long expanse...land and deep, Behind his Delphian cliff he sinks to sleep.6 A new age has forgotten, not merely the Giaour, but the Philhellenic fire its author played...
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Athens: The Violet-crowned

Lilian Whiting - 1913 - 361 pages
...*••••••• Descending fast the mountain shadows kiss Thy glorious gulf, unconquer'd Salamis! Till, darkly shaded from the land and deep, Behind his Delphian cliff he sinks to sleep." The Acropolis museum, on the slope below the Parthenon, contains many objects of in100 terest. There...
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The Manchester Quarterly, Volume 27

1908
...there his altars are no more divine. Descending fast, the mountain-shadows kiss Thy glorious gulf, unconquered Salamis ! Their azure arches through the...shaded from the land and deep, Behind his Delphian rock he sinks to sleep. One thing Byron could teach his successors in the use of the heroic couplet,...
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The Numismatic Chronicle and Journal of the Royal Numismatic ..., Volumes 7-8

1867
...gulph, uneoiKjuered Salamis ! Their azure arches through the long expanse, More deeply purpled meet this mellowing glance, And tenderest tints, along their...deep, Behind his Delphian cliff he sinks to sleep." ever burned before her statue,19 was the tree of all others sacred to the Goddess of Light, and Warmth,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - 1994 - 860 pages
...mellowing glance, And tenderest tints, along their summits driven, Mark his gay course, and own the bues o lie, Ч will seem a sharper hit ; Shrink not from blasphemy, 'twill pass rock he sinks to sleep. On mich an eve his palest beam he cast When, Athens! here thy wisest look'd...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1996 - 830 pages
...Salamis! Their azure arches through the long expanse More deeply purpled meet his mellowing glance, 15 And tenderest tints, along their summits driven, Mark...heaven; Till, darkly shaded from the land and deep, I On such an eve, his palest beam he cast, 20 When - Athens! here thy Wisest look'd his last. How watch'd...
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THE MEDITERRANEAN AND ITS BORDERLANDS

JOEL COOK - 1910
...tenderest tints, along their summits driven, Mark his gay course and own the hues of heaven; Till, doubly shaded from the land and deep, Behind his Delphian cliff he sinks to sleep. Passing through the Propylaea, the plateau of the Acropolis is entered, with its splendid array of...
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Literatur und Lebenskunst: Festschrift für Gerd Rohmann

Eva Oppermann - 2006 - 298 pages
...there his altars are no more divine. Descending fast, the mountain- shadows kiss Thy glorious Gulf, unconquered Salamis! Their azure arches through the...shaded from the land and deep Behind his Delphian rock he sinks to sleep. The poet sits alone within the walls of the ruined Parthenon when, suddenly,...
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The Gigantic Book of Pirate Stories

Stephen Brennan - 2007 - 800 pages
...no more divine. Descending fast the mountain shadows kiss Thy glorious gulf; unconquer'd S alarms! Their azure arches through the long expanse More deeply...deep, Behind his Delphian cliff he sinks to sleep. On such an eve, his palest beam he cast, When - Athens! here thy Wisest look'd his last. How watch'd...
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