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" She came in all her beauty, like the moon from the cloud of the east. Loveliness was around her as light. Her steps were like the music of songs. "
The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal - Page 411
1765 - 460 pages
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A Critical Dissertation on the Poems of Ossian: The Son of Fingal

Hugh Blair - Literary forgeries and mystifications - 1763 - 94 pages
...and the * P. 29* f P. 22. % P. I3T. " midnight fhower is on the field *." A very oppofite ufe is mzfe of the moon in the defcription of Agandecca: " She..." beauty, like the moon from the cloud of the Eaft -f-." Hope, fucceeded by difappointment, is " joy rifing on her face, and forrow " returning again,...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

1773 - 466 pages
..." the watery beam of the " moon, when it rufhes from between two " clouds, and the midnight-fhower is on the " field." A very oppofite ufe is made of..." She " came in all her beauty, like the moon from *c the cloud of the aft." Hope, fucceeded by difappointment, is " joy rifing on her face, and " forrow...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Celts - 1773 - 434 pages
...'s f" highdefcended chief. The daughter of Lochlin overheard. She left the hall of her fecret figh ! She came in all her beauty, like the moon from the cloud of the eaft. Lovelinefs was around her as light. Her fteps were the mufic of fongs. She •f- All the North-weft...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

1785 - 456 pages
..." the watery beam of the " moon, when it rufhes from between two " clouds, and the midnight-fhower is on the " field." A very oppofite ufe is made of...is " joy rifing on her face, and " forrow returning again, like a thin cloud on " the moon." But when Swaran, after his defeat, is cheared by Fingal's...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1790 - 344 pages
...like " the watery beam " of the moon, when it rufhes from between two" clouds, and the midnight-fhower is on the " field." A very oppofite ufe is made of the • moon in the description of Agandecca: " She " came in all her beauty, like the moon from the " cloud of the eaft."...
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A View of Nature, in Letters to a Traveller Among the Alps: With ..., Volume 5

Sir Richard Joseph Sullivan (bart.) - Philosophy - 1794 - 444 pages
...simplicity and affection ? " The daughter of the snow overheard, and left the hall of her secret sigh. She came in all her beauty ; like the moon from the cloud of the east. Loveliness was around hes as light. Her steps were like the music of songs. She saw the youth,...
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The History of Scotland: From the Union of the Crowns on the ..., Volume 2

Malcolm Laing - Gowrie Conspiracy, 1600 - 1800 - 504 pages
...Milton and Tibullus, to which Grainger's recent tranflation had attracted the Celtic bard. " She 4* came in all her beauty, like the moon from the cloud of " the Eaft. Lovelinefs was around her as light* Her, " fteps were the muf1c of fongs," i. 260. " Awe moved •(...
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The poems of Ossian, Volume 4

James Macpherson - 1801 - 348 pages
...like "the watery "beam of the moon , when it rufhes "from between two clouds, and tin "midnight-fhower is on the field." A very oppofite ufe is made of the...moon "from the cloud of the Eaft." Hope, fucceeded by difappointnunt , Is "joy "rifing on hr face , and forrow returning again , like a thin cloud on the...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson, Volume 4

Ossian - 1801 - 364 pages
..."the watery "beam of the moon , when it rufhes "from between two clouds, and the "midnight-fliower is on the field." A very oppofite ufe is made of the...Agandecca : "She "came in all her beauty , like the tnoon •'from the cloud of the Haft." Hope, fucceeded by difappointrmnt , is "joy "rifing on her face...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Bards and bardism - 1803
...the midnight-shower is on " the field." A very opposite use is made of the moon in the description of Agandecca : " She came " in all her beauty, like the moon from the cloud of " the East." Hope, succeeded by disappointment, is "joy rising on her face, and sorrow returning "again,...
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