Tales of to-day

C. Chapple, 1816 - 1046 頁


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第 240 頁 - How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank ! Here will we sit and let the sounds of music Creep in our ears; soft stillness and the night Become the touches of sweet harmony.
第 163 頁 - Tis beauty truly blent, whose red and white Nature's own sweet and cunning hand laid on...
第 134 頁 - By a grey mountain-stream ; just elevate Above the winter torrents did it stand, Upon a craggy bank ; an orchard slope Arose behind, and joyous was the scene In early summer, when those antic trees Shone with their blushing blossoms, and the flax Twinkled beneath the breeze its liveliest green. But, save the flax-field and that orchard slope, All else was desolate, and now...
第 56 頁 - Rue, who long ago exhibited sufficient evidence of his being well qualified for such an undertaking. § Of the language spoken by the great body of the people about a century after the conquest, the reader may in some degree, be enabled to judge, from the following specimen of Lyamond's translation of Wace's Brut d1 Angleterre.
第 16 頁 - OF naturally of a delicate constitution ; and the shock which she had received from the death of her friend Lady Riversdale, had contributed to aid the ravages of a rapid decline.