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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. "
The Poems of Ossian - Page 98
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature ...: A Biographical ..., Volume 16

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1898
...Aeeession of the House of Hanover, and a prose translation of the Iliad. OSSIAN'S ADDRESS TO THE SUN. O thou that rollest above, Round as the shield of my fathers ! Whence all thy beams, O Sun ! Thy everlasting light? Thou comest forth in thine awful beauty ; The stars hide...
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A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century

Henry Augustin Beers - English literature - 1898 - 455 pages
...on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll ! " — which recalls the address to the sun in Carthon — "O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers," — perhaps the most hackneyed locus classicus in the entire work; or as the lines beginning, " O that...
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau and the Cosmopolitan Spirit in Literature: A Study of ...

Joseph Texte - Comparative literature - 1899 - 393 pages
...poet who, by the mouth of the blind bard, addressed the following pathetic apostrophe to the sun : O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of...themselves in the sky; the moon, cold and pale, sinks - i -Cuchullin was seated by the wall of Tura, " by the tree oi the rustling sound." Voltaire gives...
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau and the Cosmopolitan Spirit in Literature: A Study of ...

Joseph Texte - Comparative literature - 1899 - 393 pages
...poet who, by the mouth of the blind bard, addressed the following pathetic apostrophe to the sun : 0 thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my...themselves in the sky; the moon, cold and pale, sinks 1 Cuchullin was seated by the wall of Tura, " by the tree ol the rustling sound." Voltaire gives a...
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In the Days of Jefferson: Or, The Six Golden Horseshoes ; a Tale of ...

Hezekiah Butterworth - 1900 - 284 pages
...find Caesar on the portico when thou wentest down and hid thy beams from the men of day. I hail thee, O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers! " Csesar had heard the Governor read Ossian on the same portico. He thought the poems of Ossian very...
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A Second Manual of Composition: Designed for Secondary Schools

Edwin Herbert Lewis - English language - 1900 - 579 pages
...punctuation, either the comma or the exclamation point ; not so after the word O, used in direct address — " O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers." If we must use the conventional ellipses " I am so glad to see you! ", "it was such a charming evening!...
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Composition and rhetoric for higher schools

Sara Elizabeth Husted Lockwood, Mary Alice Emerson - English language - 1901 - 470 pages
...LONGFELLOW. 2. Thou hast taught me, Silent River, Many a lesson, deep and long. — LONGFELLOW. 3. O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers ! [To the sun.] — OSSIAN. 4. Thus, O Genius, are thy footprints hallowed. — LONGFELLOW. 5. Toll!...
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The Crane Reader, Volume 4

Readers - 1902
...— for Roman rightV EXCLAMATIONS. ILLUSTRATIONS. " Thou slave v ! Thou wretch v ! Thou coward v ! " "O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of...Whence are thy beams, O Sun, thy everlasting light v ? " "To arms! they come! the Greek! the Greek!" " STRIKE — till the last armed foe expires, STRIKE...
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The Crane Reader, Book 5

Readers - 1902
...sacrificed. Toils, sufferings, wounds, and death were the price of our liberty. Grand and Sublime Ideas. 1. O thou that rollest above, round as the shield of my fathers! whence are thy beams, 0 sun! thy everlasting light? Thou comest forth in thy awful beauty: the stars hide themselves in the...
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The Ridpath Library of Universal Literature: A Biographical and ..., Volume 16

John Clark Ridpath - Literature - 1903
...Accession of the House of Hanover, and a prose translation of the Iliad. OSSIAN'S ADDRESS TO THE SUN. O thou that rollest above, Round as the shield of...Sun ! Thy everlasting light ? Thou comest forth in thine awful beauty ; The stars hide themselves in the sky ; The moon, cold and pale, sinks in the western...
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