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" I beheld their chief," says Moran, " tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine; his shield the rising moon. He sat on the shore! like a cloud of mist on the silent hill! Many, chief of heroes! I said, many are our hands of war. Well art thou... "
The poems of Ossian, in the orig. Gaelic, with a tr. into Lat. by R ... - Page c
by Ossian - 1807
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

Bards and bardism - 1803
...streams." " I beheld their chief," says Moran, " tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine. His shield the rising moon ! He sat on the shore !...chief of heroes ! I said, many are our hands of war. Well art thou named, the Mighty Man : but many mighty men are seen from Tura's windy walls." " He spoke,...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

James Macpherson - 1803
...streams." -" I beheld their chief," says Moran, " tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine. His shield the rising moon ! He sat on the shore ! like a cloud of mist on the silent h,ll ! Many, chief of heroes ! I said, many are our hands of war. Well art thou named, the Mighty Man...
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The poems of Ossian, &c. containing the poetical works of J ..., Volume 1

Ossian - 1805
...thr first edition ; from Pope's Temple of Fame : High on a rock of ice the structure lay, , ed pine. His shield the rising moon * ! He sat on the shore...chief of heroes ! I said, many are our hands of war. Well art thou named, the Mighty Man : but many mighty men are seen from Tura's windy walls. " He spoke,...
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Report of the Committee of the Highland Society of Scotland, Appointed to ...

Highland Society of Scotland - Literary forgeries and mystifications - 1805 - 498 pages
...streams." ** I beheld their chief" says Moran, "tall as a glittering rock. His spear'is a blasted pine. — He sat on the shore ! like a cloud of mist on the...chief of heroes ! I said, many are our hands of war. Well art thou named the Mighty Man : but manorthem nations to distinguish persons by descriptive epithets....
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Report of the Committee of the Highland Society of Scotland, Appointed to ...

Highland Society of Scotland - Literary forgeries and mystifications - 1805 - 498 pages
...streams." " I beheld their chief "says Moran, "tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine. — He sat on the shore ! like a cloud of mist on the...chief of heroes! I said, many are our hands of war. Well 'art thou named the Mighty Man: but manorthern nations to distinguish persons by descriptive c^tthctv...
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Report of the Committee of the Highland Society of Scotland Appointed to ...

Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland - Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1805 - 498 pages
...streams." " I beheld their chief "says Moran, "tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine. — He sat on the shore! like a cloud of mist on the siK-nt hill>! " Many, chief of heroes ! I said, many are our hands of war. "Well art thou named the...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. Blair's critical ..., Volume 2

Ossian - 1806
...streams." " I beheld their chief," says Moran, " tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine. His shield the rising moon ! He sat on the shore !...chief of heroes ! I said, many are our hands of war. Well art thou named, the Mighty Man: but many mighty men are seen from Tura's windy walls." * Cairbar...
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A Dissertation on the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian

Sir John Sinclair - Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1806 - 232 pages
...rock on the shore, and resembling the mist on yonder hill," which is infinitely finer than " sitting on the shore, like a cloud of mist on the silent hill." In Macpherson, Swaran's heroes are not at all taken notice of; whereas, in the Gaelic, the scout, after...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

1807
...rock on the shore, and resembling the mist on yonder hill," which is infinitely finer than '' sitting on the shore, like a cloud of mist on the silent hill." In Macpherson, Swaran's heroes are not at all taken notice of; whereas, In the Gaelic, the scout, after...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 4, Part 1

1808
...Mr. Ross. "I beheld their chief, says Moran, tall as a glittering rock. His spear is a blasted pine. His shield the rising moon ! He sat on the, shore like a cloud of mist on the silent hill !" — It is thus rendered by Mr, Ross. " I beheld their chief, said Moran; the hero is like a rock....
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