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Alps ancient Angrogna appearance APPENDIX beauty Bishop Bobbio called cause character Christ Christian church clergy commanded condition continued cross doctrine Duke of Savoy Edition effect enemy England English entered expressed faith favour force France French friends give hands heart highness holy hope hundred inhabitants interest Italy King late letter live look Lord Lyons manner means mind ministers Mount mountains nature never object obliged observed occasion passage passed pastor persons Peyrani Piemont poor present prince Protestant received religion remains road rock Roman Roman Catholic royal scenery Second seen shew side subjects suffered taken thing thought tion took Torre traveller troops Turin valleys Vaudois village Waldenses whole young
Page 214 - They were stoned, they were sawn asunder, were tempted, were slain with the sword. They wandered about in sheepskins and goatskins; being destitute, afflicted, tormented; of whom the world was not worthy. They wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.
Page 240 - AVENGE, O Lord, thy slaughtered saints, whose bones Lie scattered on the Alpine mountains cold; Even them who kept thy truth so pure of old, When all our fathers worshipped stocks and stones...
Page 149 - And to the woman were given two wings of a great eagle, that she might fly into the wilderness into her place, where she is nourished for a time, and times, and half a time, from the face of the serpent.
Page 240 - O'er all the Italian fields, where still doth sway The triple tyrant ; that from these may grow A hundredfold, who, having learnt thy way, Early may fly the Babylonian woe.
Page 148 - And the woman fled into the wilderness, where she hath a place prepared of God, that they should feed her there a thousand two hundred and threescore days.
Page 136 - ... la nature semblait encore prendre plaisir à s'y mettre en opposition avec elle-même, tant on la trouvait différente en un même lieu sous divers aspects. Au levant les fleurs du printemps, au midi les fruits de l'automne, au nord les glaces de l'hiver...
Page 240 - When all our fathers worshipped stocks and stones, Forget not : in thy book record their groans Who were thy sheep, and in their ancient fold Slain by the bloody Piedmontese, that rolled Mother with infant down the rocks. Their moans The vales redoubled to the hills and they To heaven.