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It was Oscar* of Lego. He had seen his fathers. " As rushes forth the blast, on the
bosom of whiten- * Oscar is here called Oscar of Lego, from his mother being the
daughter of Branno, a powerful chief, on the banks of that lake. It is remarkable ...
Oscar of Lego," I said, " be thine the secret hill,* to-night. Strike the shield, like
Morven's kings. With day, thou shalt lead in war. From my rock, I shall see thee,
Oscar, a dreadful form ascending in fight, like the appearance of ghosts, amidst
The bard shall say, at the feast, " hear the song of Oscar from the distant land \" *
This is Branno, the father of Everallin, and grandfather to Oscar ; he was of Irish
extraction, and lord of the country round the lake of Lego. His great actions are ...
His masts are many on our coast, like reeds in the lake of Lego. His ships are
forests cloathed with mist, when the trees yield by turns to the squally wind. Many
are his chiefs in battle. Connal is for peace ! Fingal would shun his arm the first of
What disturbs the departed Crugal ?" Dim, and in tears, he stood and stretched
his pale hand over the hero. Faintly he raised his feeble voice, like the gale of the
reedy Lego ! " My spirit, Connal, is on my hills: my corse on the sands of Erin.
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The authenticity of Macpherson’s collection was already controversially judged, when it came, translated in several European languages, to the continent. The author was said having written the poems ... Read full review