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" But o'er the twilight groves and dusky caves, Long-sounding aisles and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose : Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades every flower, and darkens... "
An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ... - Page 315
by Joseph Warton - 1806
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Letters of Adelaide de Sancerre: To Count de Nance ...

Marie Jeanne de Heurles Laboras de Mezières Riccoboni - 1801 - 2 pages
...wearinefs which is the' moft infupportable evil of life. I am difpoied to fay with POPE'S Eloifa, " Here Melancholy sits, and round her throws " A death-like...gloomy presence saddens all the scene, " Shades every Jiiwer, qnd darkens ev'ry green ; " Deepens the murmurs of the falling Jlozds, " And breathes a browner...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1814
...youthful leaves, sure harbinger of spring: on a dark slab behind are inscribed these lines from Pope: Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose. Sir James led me to a seat, and taking both my hands within his, spoke to me thus: " I am born rich,...
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Nocturnal Visit: A Tale

Regina Maria Roche - English fiction - 1801
...a dread repose ; Her glocmy presence saddens all the scene, Shades ev'ry floiv'r, and darkens ev'ry green ; Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breathes a browner horror o'er the woods." POP,K. The same good-humour and sprightliness, which had rendered the preceding part...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1814
...leaves, sure harbinger of spring: on a dart slab behind are inscribed these lines from Pope: Block Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose. Sir James led me to a seat, and taking both my hands within his, spoke to me thus: " I ain born rich,...
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The Poetical Works of the Late Thomas Warton, B. D.: Fellow of Trinity ...

Thomas Warton - Inscriptions - 1802
...Pope's finifhed picture of the effects of melancholy : Her gloomy prefence faddens all the fcene, Sbades every flower , and darkens every green, Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breatbes a browner borror on the woods. Eloif. fc AM. 167[ '3 ] -Bold to conceive, nor timorous to...
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Poetical Works...: To which are Now Added Inscriptionum Romanarum ..., Volume 1

Thomas Warton - English poetry - 1802
...pifture of the effefts of melancholy : Her gloomy prefence faddens all the fcene, Sbades every jlmver, and darkens every green, Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breatbes a browner borror on the woods. Eldf. to AM. 16.7. [ 13 1 Bold to conceive, nor timorous to...
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners: With Strictures ..., Volume 18

1804
...the earth gives sign of gratulation. But when black Melancholy sits within our souls, " She round us throws A deathlike silence, and a dread repose; Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades ev'ry flower, and darkens ev'ry green; Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breathgs a browner...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 754 pages
...caves, Long-sounding isles and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws 165 A death-like silence and a dread repose : Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades ev'ry flow'r, and darkens ev'ry green, Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breathes a browner...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 2

1804
...ailes, and intermingled graves, black Melancholy sits, and round her throw* A death-like silence, and u dread repose: Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades every flower, and darkens cv'ry green ; Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breathes a browner horror on the woods....
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The Whole Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: Including His Translations ...

Alexander Pope - 1804 - 479 pages
...throws its A death- like Ucnce, and a dread repofe •, Her gloomy prefence faddens all the fcene, Shades every flower,' and darkens every green, Deepens the murmur of the falling flooai, And breathes a browner horror on the woods. 1 70 Yet here for ever, ever mult I flay -, Sad...
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