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" But here, — above, around, below, On mountain or in glen, Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower, Nor aught of vegetative power, The weary eye may ken. For all is rocks at random thrown, Black waves, bare crags, and banks of stone... "
The Living Age ... - Page 13
1851
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Works, Volume 1

John Ruskin - 1887
...plant, nor shrub, nor flower, Nor aught of vegetative power, The wearied eye may ken ; But all ils rocks at random thrown, Black waves, bare crags, and banks of stone." LORD OF THE ISLES, Canto ITT. Here, again, we see the absolute necessity of scientific and entire acquaintance...
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pt. 1. Of general principles. pt. 2. Of truth

John Ruskin - Aesthetics - 1888
...plant, nor shrub, nor flower, Nor aught of vegetative power, The wearied eye may ken ; But all its rocks at random thrown, Black waves, bare crags, and banks of stone." LORD OF THE ISLES, Canto TIT Here, again, we see the absolute necessity of scientific and entire acquaintance...
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Good Words, Volume 30

English periodicals - 1889
...stone, the naked precipices and black ravines, all recalled Scott's description of Coruisk : — " Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower, Nor aught...rocks at random thrown. Black waves, bare crags, and banka of stone." Coruisk, as Scott pictures it, with the wind whirling the eddying mists from the hill-tops...
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Poetical Works: With a Biographical & Critical Memoir

Sir Walter Scott - 1890 - 102 pages
...heath-bells bud in deep Glencroe, And copse on Cruchan-Ben ; But here, — above, around, below, On mountain or in glen, Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower,...with many a varied hue The bleakest mountain-side. And wilder, forward as they wound, Were the proud cliffs and lake profound. Huge terraces of granite...
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Utah Monthly Magazine, Volume 7

1890
...but this can show Some touch of nature's genial glow. But here — above, around, below, On mountain or in glen; Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower, Nor ought of vegetative power, The weary eye may ken. For all its rocks at random thrown. Black waves,...
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The Complete Works of John Ruskin, Volume 20

John Ruskin - 1891
...plant, nor shrub, nor flower, Nor aught of vegetative power, The wearied eye may ken ; But all its rocks at random thrown, Black waves, bare crags, and banks of stone." LORD OF THE ISLES, Canto III. Here, again, we see the absolute necessity of scientific and entire acquaintance...
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Vernon Heath's Recollections

Vernon Heath - Photographers - 1892 - 354 pages
...can show Some touch of Nature's genial glow ; . . . But here — above, around, below, On mountain or in glen, Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower,...aught of vegetative power, The weary eye may ken.' " " LORD OF THE ISLES," Canto III., 12, 13, 14. On returning to Sligachan after descending the hill,...
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The English Poets, Volume 4

Thomas Humphry Ward - 1893
...heath-bells bud in deep Glencrco, And copse on Cruchan-Ben ; But here, — above, around, below, On mountain or in glen, Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower, Nor aught of vegetat1ve power, The weary eye may ken. For all is rocks at random thrown, Black waves, bare crags,...
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The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1894
...And heath-bells bud in deep Glencroe. And copse on Cruchan-Ben ; But here, - above, around, below, Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower, Nor aught...were here denied The summer sun, the spring's sweet dcv/, That clothe with many a varied hue The bleakest mountain-side. And wilder, forward as they wound,...
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The English Poets: Wordsworth to Dobell

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1894
...And heath-bells bud in deep Glencroe, And copse on Cruchan-Ben ; But here,— above, around, below, Nor tree, nor shrub, nor plant, nor flower, Nor aught...were here denied The summer sun, the spring's sweet de-v, That clothe with many a varied hue The bleakest mountain-side. And wilder, forward as they wound,...
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