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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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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate

1806
...tobe our own,' " Too often in regarding the countenance ol a slave, it may be observed that, " Dark melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose ;" but throughout Mr. Duugan's happy gang the more striking features are those of mirth and glee :...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...visionary maid : But o'er the twilight groves and dusky caves, Long-sounding isles and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like...gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades every flow'r, and darkens every green, Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And hreathes a hrowner horror...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807
...caves, Long-sounding isles and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her tbrows 16$ A death-like silence, and a dread repose : Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades every flow'r, and darkens every green, Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breathes » browner...
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The Anti-Jacobin Review and Protestant Advocate: Or, Monthly ..., Volume 26

Literature, Modern - 1807
...our own.' " Too often in regarding the countenance of a slave, it may be oliserved that — ' Dark melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose.' " But throughout Mr. Dougan's happy gang, the more striking features arc are those of mirth and glee;...
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The Anti-Jacobin Review and Magazine, Volume 26

English literature - 1807
...be our own.' "Too often in regarding the countenance of a slaye, it may be observed that — ' Dark melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose.' " Butthrpughout Mr. Dougan's happy gang, the more striking features are »re those of mirth and glee...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...maid : Brtt o'er the twilight groves and dusky caves, Long-sounding isles and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like...floods, And breathes a browner horror on the woods. Yet here for ever, ever must I stay ; Sad proof how well a lover can obey ! Death, only death, can...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: In Four Volumes. Collated with the ...

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...visionary maid : But o'er the twilight groves and dusky caves, Long-sounding isles and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like...floods, And breathes a browner horror on the woods. Yet here for ever, ever must I stay ; Sad proof how well a lover can obey I Death, only death, can...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...maid : 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...murmur of the falling floods, . And breathes a browner honor on the woods. Yet here tor ever, ever must I stay; Sad proof how well a lover can obey! Death,...
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Solitude

Johann Georg Zimmermann - Quietude - 1808 - 403 pages
...permitted to disturb its surface, it is impossible not to exclaim with the English poet, that here— *' Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repoae : Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades every flower, nod darkens eveiy green; Deepens...
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Poems on Different Subjects: To which is Added a Descriptive Account of a ...

Sally Hastings, Mrs. Sarah Anderson Hastings - Pennsylvania - 1808 - 220 pages
...Labyrinth; and the Profpecl, from every quarter, prefented a fcene of wild Devaftation and Horror. f Here Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repose.* HetirM, in social converse with the heart; Each thought at home, each vanity apart; Here, in this deep...
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