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" Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days ? Thou lookest from thy towers to-day; yet a few years, and the blast of the desert comes; it howls in thy empty court, and whistles round thy half-worn shield. "
The poems of Ossian, tr. by J. Macpherson. Blair's critical dissertations - Page 194
by Ossian - 1806
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The works of lord Byron, comprehending the suppressed poems, Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...OBLIGED WARD, AND AFFECTIONATE KINSMAN, THE AUTHOR. POEMS. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ABBEY. Why dost tbou build the hall ? Son of the winged days ! Thou lookest from thy tower to-day ; yet a few years, and the blast of the desert routes; it howls in thy empty court. OSSiAIs....
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The poetical works of Collins, Gray and Beattie: with lord Byron's English ...

William Collins - 1824
...BY HIS OBLIGED WARD, AMD AFFECTIONATE KINSMAN, THE AUTHOR. ON LEAVING NEVVSTEAD ABBEY. Why dost thou build the hall ! Son of the winged days ! Thou lookest from thy tower to-day ; yet a few years and the blast of the desert comes ; it howls in thy empty court.—...
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The Nic-nac: Or, Literary Cabinet, Volume 2

1824
...a motto for the poem in his earliest publication, relative to this building : " ДУЪу dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days? Thou lookest from thy tower to-day ; — yet, a few years, and the blast of the .desert comes ; it howls in thy empty courts,...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of lord Byron

George Clinton (biographer of Byron.) - 1825
...NEWSTEAD ABBEY. Why dost thou build the hall? son of the winged days ! Thou iookest from thy tower to-day ; yet a few years, and the blast of the desert comes ; it howls in thy empty courts.— OSSIAN. Through thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle; Thou, the hall of my...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice by J. W. Lake

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.), J W. Lake - 1825
...KINSMAN, THIi AUTHOIl. VOL. vn. 7 HOURS OF IDLENESS. POEMS. ON LEAVING NEWSTEAD ARREY. Why dost thou build the hall? Son of the winged days! Thou lookest from thy tower to-day; yet a few years, and the blast of the desert comes; it howls in thy empty court. OSSIAN....
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Nol Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...thon build the hall? San of the winged daye ! Thou lookout from thy tower to-day ; yet a few yean, ay, trees wave, streams flow, the mountain-fir Nodding ab conn. THROUGH thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle; Thou, the hall of my Fathers , art...
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Portugal Illustrated: In a Series of Letters

William Morgan Kinsey - Portugal - 1828 - 500 pages
...the house of her fathers. They have but fallen before us ; for one day we must fall. Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days ? Thou lookest...empty court, and whistles round thy half-worn shield." In this castle the patriot sovereign Denis took up his habitation towards the close of the thirteenth...
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Portugal Illustrated: In a Series of Letters

William Morgan Kinsey - Portugal - 1828 - 500 pages
...the house of her fathers. They have but fallen before us ; for one day we must fall. Why dost thou build the hall, son of the winged days ? Thou lookest...empty court, and whistles round thy half-worn shield." In this castle the patriot sovereign Denis took up his habitation towards the close of the thirteenth...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Lord Byron

George Clinton - Poets, English - 1828 - 756 pages
...NEWSTEAD ABBEY. Why dost llmu build the halll son of the winged days ! Thou iookest from thy tower to-day ; yet a few years, and the blast of the desert comes ; it howls in thy empty courts. — OSSIAX. Through thy battlements, Newstead, the hollow winds whistle; Thou, the hall of...
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Bower of Taste, Volume 1

Katherine Augusta Ware - American periodicals - 1828
...Ossian, ' should 'st j thou build thy hall, son of the winged days? — Thou lookest from thy •-i towers to-day ; yet a few years, and the blast of the desert comes — it howls in the empty court, and whistles around thy half-worn shield ?' Then why should man look forth, as he...
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