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The bard returned with his song. Grey night grows dim on Crona The feast of
shells is spread. A hundred oaks burn to the wind ; faint light gleams over the
heath.The ghosts of Ardven pass thro' the beam, and shew their dim and distant
If the king chose to grant succours, which generally was the case, he reached to
them the shell of feasts, as a token of his hospitality and friendly intentions
towards them. It may not be disagreeable to the reader to lay here before ...
... with Duth-carmor at a feast, to which he had been invited by her father. Her
love was converted into detestation for him, after he had murdered her father. But
as those rain-bows of heaven are changeful, say my authors, speaking of women
Sul-malla invites Ossian and Oscar to a feast, at the residence of her father, who
was then absent in the wars. Upon hearing their name and family, she relates an
expedition of Fingal into Inis-huna. She casually mentioning Cathmor, chief of ...
She sent the bard from her rock, to bid us to her feast. Amidst the song we sat
down, in Cluba's echoing hall. White moved the hands of Sul-malla, on the
trembling strings. Half-heard amidst the sound, was the name of Atha's king : he
that was ...
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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