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Town and Harbour of Ithaca

By another light surrounded Than our actual sky; With the purple ocean bounded Does the island lie, ⁠ Like a dream of the old world. Bare the rugged heights ascending, Bring to mind the past, When the weary voyage ending...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
6 months ago
Belvoir Castle.—Seat of the Duke of Rutland

Tis an old and stately castle, In an old and stately wood; Thoughts and shadows gathered round it, Of the ages it had stood. But not of the ancient warriors, Whose red banners swept its towers, Nor of any lovely lady, Blooming i...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
6 months ago
Strada St. Ursola.—Malta

"A View of many dwellings, long tenanted by the last remnants of Chivalry." Young knight, that broidered cloak undo, And break that golden chain in two; Take from your hand its jewels fair, Shear those bright curls of sunny hair, A...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
6 months ago
The Hall of Glennaquoich

No more the voice of feasting is heard amid those halls, The grass grows o’er the hearthstone, the fern o’ertops the walls; And yet those scenes are present, as they were of our age— Such is the mighty mastery of one enchanted page. The name o...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
6 months ago
The Temple Garden

The fountain's low singing is heard on the wind, Like a melody bringing sweet fancies to mind; Away in the distance is heard the far sound From the streets of the city that compass it round, Like the echo of mountains, or ocean's deep call: Y...

by Letitia Elizabeth Landon

added by Madeleine Quinn
6 months ago

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