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" And there they stand, as stands a lofty mind, Worn, but unstooping to the baser crowd, All tenantless, save to the crannying wind, Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud, Banners on high, and battles pass'd... "
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction - Page 87
1835
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Selections from the Poetry of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1900 - 412 pages
...All tenantless, save to the crannying wind, Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud, Banners on high, and...And the bleak battlements shall bear no future blow. XLVIII. Beneath these battlements, within those walls, Power dwelt amidst her passions ; in proud state...
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Selections from the Poetry of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1900 - 412 pages
...All tenantless, save to the crannying wind, Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud, Banners on high, and...shredless dust ere now, And the bleak battlements shalj bear no future blow, XLVIII. Beneath these battlements, within those walls, Power dwelt amidst...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1900
...with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud, Banners on high, and battles passed below ; But they who fought are in a bloody shroud,...And the bleak battlements shall bear no future blow. xLvni. What want these outlaws 116 conquerors should have? But History's purchased page to call them...
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Scottish Notes and Queries

John Bulloch, John Alexander Henderson - Genealogy - 1900
...crannying wind, . . . holding dark communion with the cloud, Banners on high and battles passed below ; And they who fought are in a bloody shroud, And those which waved are shredless dust ere now, And the bloody battlements bear no future blow. Mr. William Allan, MP, in the Rose of Methlic, describes the...
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Buchan

John Burnett Pratt - Buchan (Scotland) - 1901 - 504 pages
...All tenantless save to the cranny ing wind, Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud; Banners on high, and...the bleak battlements shall bear no future blow." ("Childe Harold's Pilgrimage," Canto iii., stanzas xlvii.)* *Brief descriptions of the parishes through...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Selections from Wordsworth ...

Curtis Hidden Page - English poetry - 1904 - 923 pages
...All tenantless, save to the crannying wind, Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud ; Banners on high,...bleak battlements shall bear no future blow. Beneath those battlements, within those walls, Power dwelt amidst her passions ; in proud state Each robber...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1922
...with the Cloud There was a day when they were young and proud ; Banners on high, and battles ' passed below ; But they who fought are in a bloody shroud, And those which waved are shredk-ss dust ere now,'1 And the bleak battlements shall bear no future blow. XLvIII. Beneath these...
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Switzerland, Picturesque and Descriptive

Joel Cook - Rhine River - 1904 - 519 pages
...All tenantless, save to the crannying wind, Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud, Banners on high, and battles pass'd below; But thpy who fought are in a bloody shroud, And those which waved are shredless dust ere now, And the bleak...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1905 - 1055 pages
...cloud. There was a day when they were young .and proud, Banners on high, and battles pass'd below; 420 But they who fought are in a bloody shroud, And those...And the bleak battlements shall bear no future blow. XLVIII Beneath these battlements, within those walls, Power dwelt amidst her passions; in proud state...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Lord Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1905 - 1055 pages
...crowd, All tenantless, save to the crannying Or holding dark communion with the cloud. There was a day when they were young and proud, Banners on high, and battles pass'd below; 4ao But they who fought are in a bloody shroud, And those which waved are shredless dust ere now, And...
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