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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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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts ..., Volume 7

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816
...prefence faddcns all tlie fccne, Shades ev'ry (low'r, and darkens cv'iy green, Jlc'ffens the mtinniirs of the falling floods, And breathes a browner horror on the woods. Pope. (i.) DEEPING, a town of England, in Lincolnlliirc, fcatcd on the river Wealand, in a fenny ground...
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His Memoirs and Poetry

Charles Frederick Bennett - English poetry - 1817 - 144 pages
...Tailors, brought out on Dow ion's benefit, and which was strongly opposed by the tailors. 34 Round us throws " 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...
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The wife of Fitzalice, and the Caledonian siren, Volumes 1-3

Marianne Breton - 1817
...awful arches make a noonday night, And die dim windows shed a solemn light,. • , Black IWelancholy sits, and round her throws A deathlike silence and a dread repose. FOFE. THE bells of the distant monastery an* nounced the hour of nine, as Alphonso and Ambroise, following...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 10

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1818
...surrounding objects : — But o'er the twilight groves, and dusky Longsoundingisles,and intermingled graves, Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like...darkens every green ; Deepens the murmur of the falling Hoods, And breathes a browner horror on the woods. In a similar strain arc the first lines — In these...
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An Autumn Near the Rhine: Or, Sketches of Courts, Society, Scenery, &c. in ...

Charles Edward Dodd - Rhine River Valley - 1818 - 524 pages
...to the wood, which almost increases its gloom. The scene reminded one of the poet's picture : — " Black Melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like...Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades ev'ry flower, and darkens ev'ry green, Deepens the murmur of the falling floods, And breathes a browner...
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A classical tour through Italy, Volume 3

John Chetwode Eustace - 1818
...twilight groves and dusty eaves. 444 CLASSICAL TOUR Ch. X. Long sounding aisles and intermingled graves , Black Melancholy sits , and round her throws A death-like..., and a dread repose : Her gloomy presence saddens every scene , Shades every flower and darkens every green; Deepens the murmur of the falling floods...
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A Classical Tour Through Italy ...

John C. Eustace - Italy - 1818
...dread repose : Her gloomy presence saddens every scene , Shades every flower and darkens every green j Deepens the murmur of the falling floods , And breathes a browner horror o' er the woods. While thus employed on the summit, we heard the bell tolling below for afternoon service....
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author

Alexander Pope - 1849
...But o'er the twilight groves and dusky caves, tang-sounding aisles, and intermingled giaves, Blnck melancholy sits, and round her throws A death-like silence, and a dread repuse ; Her gloomy presence saddens all the scene, Shades every flower, and darkens every green, _i...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...maid : But o'er the twilight groves and dusky caves, Long-sounding aisles, and intermingled graves, 's resolution to leave no doubts concerning his opinion...Council of State was, probably, the consequence of horrour on the woods. Yet here for ever, ever must I stay ; Sad proof how well a lover can obey ! Death,...
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The Works: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings by Robert Anderson, Volume 2

John Moore - 1820
...about four miles in circumference, whose surrounding hills are covered with tall and shady trees. Here Black melancholy sits, and round her throws • A...scene, Shades every flower, and darkens every green. I never saw a place more formed for contemplation and solemn ideas. In ancient times there was a temple...
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