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" Weep on the rocks of roaring winds, O maid of Inistore! Bend thy fair head over the waves, thou lovelier than the ghost of the hills; when it moves, in a sunbeam, at noon, over the silence of Morven! He is fallen! thy youth is low! pale beneath the sword... "
The poems of Ossian, in the orig. Gaelic, with a tr. into Lat. by R ... - Page cxxxii
by Ossian - 1807
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 4

Edmund Burke - History - 1800
...waves, thou fairer than the ghoft of the hills ; when it moves in the fun-beam at noon over the filence of Morven. He is fallen ! thy youth is low ; pale beneath the fword of Cuchullin. No more fhall valour raife the youth to match the blood of •kings. Trervar, lovely...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1762
...waves, thou fairer than the ghoft of the hills ; when it moves in the fun-beam at noon over the filence of Morven. He is fallen ! thy youth is low ; pale beneath the fword of Cuchullin. No more fhall valour raife the youth to match the blood" of kings. Trenar, lovely...
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal

Bards and bardism - 1765 - 460 pages
...waves, thou fairer than the fpirit of the hills ; when it moves in a fun-beam at noon over the filence of Morven. He is fallen ! thy youth is low ; pale beneath the fword of Cuchullin. No more fhall valour raife the yomth-to match the blood of kings. Trenar, lovely...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Celts - 1773
...thou lovelier than the ghoft of the hills ; when it moves, in a fun-beam, at noon, over the filence of Morven ! He is fallen ! thy youth is low ! pale beneath the fword of Cuthullin ! No more fhall valour raife thy love to match the biood of kings. Trenar, graceful...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Volume 1

Hugh Blair - English language - 1787
...." thou fairer than the ghoft of the hills, when " it moves in a funbeam at noon over the " filence of Morven ! He .is fallen ! Thy " youth is low ; pale beneath the fword of " Cuchullin ! f" Quinctilian affords us a very fine example in profe ; when in the beginning...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson, Volume 1

Ossian - 1790
...thou lovelier than the ghofts of the hills; when it moves, in a fun-beam, at noon, over the filence of Morven ! He is fallen ! thy youth is low ! pale beneath the fword of Cufhullin ! No more fhall valour raife thy love to match the blood of kings. Trenar, graceful...
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Encyclopędia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 2, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1797
...waves, thou fairer than the ghoft of the hills when it moves in a fun-beam at noon over the filence of Morven ! He is fallen ! Thy youth is low ; pale beneath the fword of Cuchulhn !" APOSTROPHE, in grammar, the contraction of a word by the ufe of a comma : as call'd...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

Bards and bardism - 1803
...instant he is killed. It lovelier than the ghost of the hills ; when it moves, in a sun-beam, at noon, over the silence of Morven ! He is fallen ! thy youth...valour raise thy love to match the blood of kings. Trenar, graceful Trenar died, O maid of Inistore ! His grey dogs are howling at home ; they see his...
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The History of Scotland: From the Union of the Crowns on the ..., Volume 4

Malcolm Laing - Scotland - 1804
...Weep on thy • " rock of roaring winds, 0 maid of Inhtore ! bend thy fair " head over the waves : he is fallen ! thy youth is low, pale " beneath the sword of Cuthullin 3" is borrowed from Hardiknute : " On Norway's coast the widow'd dame, " May wash the rocks with tears,...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

James Macpherson - Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1805
...head over the waves, thou lovelier than the ghost of the hills, when it moves, in a sun-beam, at noon, over the silence of Morven ! He is fallen ! thy youth...low ! pale beneath the sword of Cuthullin ! No more hhall valour raise thy love to match the blood of * One of Cuthullin's horses. Dubhatron gheal. t Sith-fadda,...
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