Rose like an exhalation, with the sound Of dulcet symphonies and voices sweet, Built like a temple, where pilasters round Were set, and Doric pillars overlaid With golden architrave ; nor did there want Cornice or frieze, with bossy sculptures graven... The Protestant magazine - Page 147by Protestant association - 1845Full view
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Gordon Teskey - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 214 pages
...overlaid With golden architrave, nor did there want Cornice of frieze with bossy sculptures grav'n. The roof was fretted gold. Not Babylon Nor great Alcairo...their glories to enshrine Belus or Serapis their gods, or seat Their kings, when Egypt with Assyria strove In wealth and luxury. ^ Paradise Lost 1. 71 0-722...