The counties of Chester, Derby, Leicester, Lincoln, and Rutland, illustrated, from orig. drawings by T. Allom, with historical and topographical descriptions, by T. Noble and T. Rose

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第34页 - So went to bed : where eagerly his sickness Pursued him still ; and, three nights after this, About the hour of eight, (which he himself Foretold should be his last,) full of repentance, Continual meditations, tears, and sorrows, He gave his honours to the world again, His blessed part to heaven, and slept in peace.
第54页 - There is no instance of a man before Gibbons who gave to wood the loose and airy lightness of flowers, and chained together the various productions of the elements with a free disorder natural to each species.
第72页 - IN THE VAULT BENEATH, WHERE MANY OF HIS ANCESTORS AND HIS MOTHER ARE BURIED, LIE THE REMAINS OF GEORGE GORDON NOEL BYRON, LORD BYRON, OF ROCHDALE, IN THE COUNTY OF LANCASTER, THE AUTHOR OF "CHILDE HAROLD'S PILGRIMAGE.
第41页 - tis gained, the heathy cloud-capt mountain ! Not at the hamlet of Dovehead I rest, But higher up, beside a bubbling fountain That makes within a little well its nest. Here springs the Dove ! and with a grateful zeal I drink its waters, that first serve the poor.
第34页 - Can show a sylvan nymph for beauty like to thee ; The satyrs and the fauns by Dian set to keep Rough hills and forest holts were sadly seen to weep When thy high-palmed harts, the sport of bows and hounds, By gripple borderers' hands were banished thy grounds.
第72页 - HE WAS BORN IN LONDON ON THE 22D OF JANUARY, 1788. HE DIED AT MISSOLONGHI, IN WESTERN GREECE, ON THE 19TH OF APRIL, 1824, ENGAGED IN THE GLORIOUS ATTEMPT TO RESTORE THAT COUNTRY...
第34页 - Can show a sylvan nymph for beauty like to thee. The satyrs and the fauns, by Dian set to keep Rough hills and forest-holts, were sadly seen to weep, When thy high-palmed harts, the sport of bows and hounds, By gripple borderers...
第28页 - It is impossible to contemplate this scene without a recurrence to past times ; when we look down on the Gothic arches, or up to the hoary battlements, midst all the sombre silence that reigns around, busy fancy peoples the scene with ideal beings, and the shadows of some small ash trees in the area may readily be mistaken by an enthusiastic imagination for the shade of the passing religious from his cell to the altar.
第41页 - I rest, But higher up, beside a bubbling fountain, That makes within a little well its nest. Here springs the Dove ! and with a grateful zest I drink its waters, that first serve the poor.— O when shall they repose on ocean's breast ? ,. How long must their rough pilgrimage endure ? They ask not, but commence their wild romantic tour...
第72页 - Friday the 16th of July that, in the small village church of Hucknall, the last duties were paid to the remains of Byron, by depositing them, close to those of his mother, in the family vault. Exactly on the same day of the same month in the preceding year, he had said, it will be recollected, despondingly, to Count Gamba, " Where shall we be in another year?

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