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" Why do those cliffs of shadowy tint appear More sweet than all the landscape smiling near ?— 'Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue. "
The Edinburgh Monthly Review - Page 622
1821
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric and Many Other ...

Thomas Campbell - 1830 - 250 pages
...sky? Why do those cliffs of shadowy tint appear More sweet than all the landscape smiling near ?— 3 Tis distance lends enchantment to the view And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric ; and Many Other ...

Thomas Campbell - 1830 - 248 pages
...sky? Why do those cliffs of shadowy tint .appear More sweet than all the landscape smiling near ? — 'Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - 1830 - 514 pages
...Why do those clifls of shadowy tint appear More sweet than all the lond.scape smiling near 1 — T is distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way ; Thus, from...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell: Including Theodric and Many Other ...

Thomas Campbell - 1830 - 248 pages
...Why do those cliffs of shadowy tint appear More sweet than all the landscape smiling near ?— "Pis distance lends enchantment to the view And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - 1830 - 516 pages
...meadows cross the eye! A step, methinks, may pass the stream, So little distant dangers seem ; ' Barren, brown, and rough appear ; Still we tread the same coarse way ; The present 's still a cloudy day. O may I with myself agree, And never covet what I see ! Content me with...
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The works of lord Byron: with his letters and journals, and his ..., Volume 6

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1832 - 452 pages
...As yon summits, soft and fair, Clad in colours of the air, Which to those who journey near Barren, brown, and rough appear, Still we tread the same coarse...enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue?" To return once more to the sea. Let any one look on the long wall of Malamocco, which curbs the...
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The American Manual, Or New English Reader: Consisting of Exercises in ...

Moses Severance - 1832 - 312 pages
...Hope, Why do those cliff's of shadowy tint appear, More sweet than all the landscapes shining near? 'Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue ! Thus with delight we linger to survey The promis'd joys of life's unmeasur'd way; Thus from afar,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song

Charlotte Fiske Bates - 1832 - 1022 pages
...Why do those cliffs of shadowy tint appear More sweet than all the landscape smiling near ? — "Pis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue. Thus, with delight, we linger to survey The promised joys of life's unmeasured way; Thus, from...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems, and Others ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832 - 542 pages
...As yon summits, soft and fair, Clad in coluurs of the air, Which, to those who journey near, Barren, brown, and rough appear, Still we tread the same coarse way — The present 's still a cloudy day. Is not this the original of the far famed T is distance lends enchantment...
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Alphabet of Scientific Chemistry, for the Use of Beginners

James Rennie - 1833 - 228 pages
...»a Savoy. Campbell accordingly is scientifically correct (a rare thing in poetry,) when he says, " Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue." PLBASURES OF HOPE. That the air has considerable weight, is known to every body who has felt...
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