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" But when thou didst return from war, how peaceful was thy brow! Thy face was like the sun after rain; like the moon in the silence of night; calm as the breast of the lake when the loud wind is laid. "
The Poems of Ossian, the Son of Fingal - Page 55
1799
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The Works of Ossian, the Son of Fingal, Volume 2

Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1783
...diftant "hills.! Many fell by .thy arm; they were eoafumed in the, flames i of thy wrath. But when thon didft return from war, how peaceful was thy brow ! Thy face was like the furi after rain ; like the moon in the Clence of night ; calm as the breaft" of the lake when; the...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1789
...they wcrt. contumed in the flames of thy wrath. But when thou returncdft from war, how peaceful v.-as thy brow ! Thy face was like the fun after rain ; like the moon in the fijence of the night; calm as the breaft of the lake when the loud wind is laid. Narrow is thy dwelling...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 1

Scottish Gaelic poetry - 1790
...confumed in the flames of thy wrath. But .when thou didft return from war, how peaceful was thy brow 1 Thy face was like the fun after rain ; like the moon in the filence of night ; .calm.as the breaft .of the ; Jake when the loud wind is laid. Narrow is thy dwelling now ! dark...
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Eulogies and Orations on the Life and Death of General George Washington ...

Eulogies - 1800 - 304 pages
...confumed in the flames of his wrath ! But when he returned from the war, 'how peaceful was his brow ! His face was like the fun after rain ; like the moon in the filence of the night ; calm as the breaft of the lake, when the loud wind is laid ! Once more called from his...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson

Ossian - 1801
...arm; they were confumed in the flames of the wrath. But when thou didft return from war, howpeaceful was thy brow! Thy face was like the fun after rain;...the breaft of the lake when the loud wind is laid. THE SONGS or SELMA. 83 Narrow is thy dwelling now! dark the place of thine abode! With three fieps...
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The Poems of Ossian, Volume 2

Hugh Blair, Lord Henry Home Kames - 1803
...distant hills. Many fell by thy arm ; they were consumed in the flames of thy wrath. But when thou didst return from war, how peaceful was thy brow ! Thy face was like the sun after rain ; like the moon in the silence of night ; calm as the breast of the lake when the loud...
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The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. To which are prefixed ...

Ossian - 1805
...distant hills. Many fell by thy arm; they were consumed in the flames of thy wrath. But when thou didst return from war, how peaceful was thy brow '. Thy face was like the sun after rain ! like the moon in the silence of night ; calm as the breast of the lake when the loud...
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The poems of Ossian, &c. containing the poetical works of J. Macpherson ...

Ossian - 1805
...distant hills. Many fell by thy arm ; they were consumed in the flames of thy wrath. But when thou didst return from war, how peaceful was thy brow ! Thy face was like the sun after rain ; like the moon in the silence of night ; calm as the breast of the lake when the loud...
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The poems of Ossian, &c. containing the poetical works of J. Macpherson ...

Ossian - 1805
...hills. Many fell by thy arm; they were consumed in the flames of thy wrath. But when thou returnedst from war, how peaceful was thy brow ! Thy face was like the sun after rain ; like the moon in the silence of night ; calm as the breast of the lake when the loud...
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The poems of Ossian: &c, Volume 2

James Macpherson - Bards and bardism - 1805
...hills. Many fell by thy arm ; they were consumed in the flames of thy wrath. But when thou returnedst from war, how peaceful was thy brow ! Thy face was like the sun after rain ; like the moon in the silence of night ; calm as the breast of the lake when the loud...
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