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" O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers! Whence are thy beams, O sun! thy everlasting light? Thou comest forth, in thy awful beauty; the stars hide themselves in the sky; the moon, cold and pale, sinks in the western wave. But thou... "
The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. To which are prefixed ... - Page 14
by Ossian - 1805
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The Standard Fourth Reader for Public and Private Schools: Containing a ...

Epes Sargent - Readers - 1857 - 336 pages
...dwells, And ever-musing Melancholy reigns, — What means this tumult in a vestal's veins ? * 3. O! thon that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers,...everlasting light ? Thou comest forth in thy awful beauty ; the stars hide themselves in the sky; the moon, pale and cold, sinks in the western wave. But thou...
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The Poems of Ossian: To which are Prefixed a Preliminary Discourse and ...

1857 - 492 pages
...! The beam of heaven delights lo shine on the grave of Carthon : I feel it warm around. O thou thai rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers !...everlasting light ! Thou comest forth in thy awful beauty ; the stars hide themselves in the sky ; the moon, cold and pale, sinks in the western wave ; bul thou...
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Beauties and Achievements of the Blind

William Artman, L. V. Hall - Blind - 1857 - 387 pages
...author's history, but recommend this collection to all lovers of true poetry. OSSIAN'S ADDRESS TO THE SUN. O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers ! Whence are thy beams, 0 Sun? thy everlasting light? Thoucomest forth in thy awful beauty ; the stars hide themselves in the...
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Celtic Gleanings: Or, Notices of the History and Literature of the Scottish ...

Thomas Maclauchlan - Celtic literature - 1857 - 168 pages
...commences:— " O thusa, a ghrian a shiubhlas shuas," &c. But we give the translation of Macpherson:— " Oh thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers ! Whence are thy beams, 0 Sun ? Thy everlasting light ? Thou comest forth in thine awful beauty; the stars hide themselves...
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Orthophony, Or the Cultivation of the Voice in Elocution: A Manual of ...

William Russell - 1858
...[OssiAN's APOSTROPHE TO THE SUN.] — Macpherson. '{p thou that rollest above, round as the shield of qy fathers whence are thy beams, O sun ! thy everlasting light? Thou comest forth in thy awful beauty : the stars hide themselves in the sky; the moon, cold and pale, sinks in the western wave. But thou...
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The pupil's manual of choice reading, arranged by T.B. Smith

Thomas Buckley Smith - 1858
...blast. Roll* on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll; Tn* thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Whence are thy beams, O Sun ! thy everlasting light ? Thou comest forth in thy awful beauty ; the stars hide themselves in the sky ; the moon, cold and pale, sinks in the western wave. The oaks...
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Sartaroe: A Tale of Norway

James A. Maitland - American fiction - 1858 - 448 pages
...how his beams penetrate the dark foliage and reflect themselves in the deep waters, and listen) : " ' Whence are thy beams, O Sun ! thy everlasting light ? Thou comest forth in thy awful beauty ; the stars hide themselves in the sky ; the moon, cold and pale, sinks in the western wave ; but thou,...
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The Alphabet of Rhetoric: With a Chapter on Elocution; Intended as a ...

Rossiter Johnson - English language - 1903 - 368 pages
...addressed to some particular person or thing. Ossian's address to the sun is an example: " O thou who rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers! Whence are thy beams, O sun, thy everlasting light ? " Blanco White's sonnet on Night is an apostrophe, and Byron's address to the ocean in Childe Harold...
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The Celtic Monthly: A Magazine for Highlanders, Volume 11

Clans - 1903
...orb of light, whose streaming beainshave drawn so many beautiful sentiments from tlie Celtic mind — "O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers ! Whence are thy beams, О sun ! thy everlasting light f Thou eomest forth in thy awful beauty ; the stars hide themselves...
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Graded Lessons in English: An Elementary English Grammar, Consisting ..., Book 1

Alonzo Reed, Brainerd Kellogg - English language - 1897 - 281 pages
...independent in construction. The remainder is equivalent to (I will give) my kingdom for a horse. 168 — 8. O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers, whence are thy beams, 0 sun ? This sentence contains two independent parts ; the first being the whole of the first line,...
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