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" That swathes, as with a purple shroud, Benledi's distant hill. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep and dread, Or echoes from the groaning ground The warrior's measured tread ? Is it the lightning's quivering glance That on the thicket streams,... "
Letters to Richard Heber, Esq., M.P.: Containing Critical Remarks on the ... - Page 117
by John Leycester Adolphus - 1822 - 317 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 179

1894 - 576 pages
...So darkly glooms yon thunder-cloud That swathes as with a purple shroud Benledi's distant hill. • Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and lance The sun's retiring beams ? ' Xature is mute, motionless and gloomy in expectation of the coming strife....
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A Criticism of the Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

John Young - 1810 - 432 pages
...' Borderers, or Fernieherst and his clan.' ******** ' A distant trampling was at length heard, and the glance ' of spears was seen to shine through the...deep and dread ; Or echoes from the groaning ground 134 Is it the lightning's quivering glance That on the thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and...
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The Lady of the Lake;: A Poem

Walter Scott - 1810 - 444 pages
...springing trout lies still, So darkly glooms yon thunder cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud, XV. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and lance The sun's retiring beams ? I see the dagger-crest of Mar, I see the Moray's silver star, Wave o'er...
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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem

Walter Scott - 1810 - 454 pages
...So darkly glooms yon thunder cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud, Benledi's distant hill. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and lance The sun's retiring beams i — I see the dagger-crest of Mar, I see the Moray's silver star, Wave o'er...
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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1810 - 468 pages
...thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep and dread, Or echoes from the groaning ground The warriors' measured tread ? Is it the lightning's quivering glance...thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and lance The sun's retiring beams ? — I see the dagger-crest of Mar, I see the Moray's silver star, Wave o'er...
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The Poetical Works of Walter Scott, Esq, Volume 4

Sir Walter Scott - 1818 - 410 pages
...So darkly glooms yon thunder cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud; Benledi's distant hill. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...warrior's measured tread ? Is it the lightning's quivering glanc* That on the thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and lane* The sun's retiring heams ?...
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The poetical works of Walter Scott, Volume 6

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1820 - 284 pages
...So darkly glooms yon thunder-cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud, Benledi's distant hill. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and lance, The sun's retiring beams ? —I see the dagger-crest of Mar, I see the Moray's silver star, Wave o'er...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott

Walter Scott - 1831 - 582 pages
...So darkly glooms yon thunder-cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud, Bealedi's distant hill. U it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep and...from the groaning ground The warrior's measured tread T Uil the lightning's quivering glance Thai on the thicket streams, Or do they flash, on spear and...
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National Portrait Gallery of Illustrious and Eminent Personages of ..., Volume 3

William Jerdan - 1832 - 474 pages
...So darkly glooms yon thunder-cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud, Benledi's distant hill. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...from the groaning ground The warrior's measured tread 1 Is it the lightning's quivering glance That o'er yon thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and...
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The Lady of the Lake: A Poem

Walter Scott - 1834 - 280 pages
...still, So darkly glooms yon thunder cloud, That swathes, as with a purple shroud Benledi's distant hill. Is it the thunder's solemn sound That mutters deep...from the groaning ground The warrior's measured tread ' la it the lightumg's quivering glance That on the thicket streams, Or do they flash on spear and...
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