Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" The Niobe of nations, — there she stands, Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woe ; An empty urn within her withered hands, Whose holy dust was scattered long ago ; The Scipios... "
Aeneidea, or Critical, exegetical, and aesthetical remarks on the Aeneis [ed ... - Page 388
by James Henry - 1881
Full view - About this book

The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832 - 488 pages
...temples, ye Whose agonies are evils of a day ! — A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. LXXIX. The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless...crownless, in her voiceless woe ; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios' tomb contains no ashes now ;...
Full view - About this book

The Religious Magazine, Volume 1

1833 - 588 pages
...temples, ye Whose agonies are evils of a day — A world is at our feet, as fragile as our clay. " The Niobe of nations ! There she stands, Childless and crownless, in her voiceless wo ; An empty urn within her withered hands, Whose holy dust was scatter.d long ago." This image is...
Full view - About this book

The Italian Sketch Book

Henry Theodore Tuckerman - 1835 - 248 pages
...subjects, as are prominently indicative of the scenes and intellectual influences of Italy. ROME. " The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless...withered hands, Whose holy dust was scattered long ago." " Yet, this is Rome, That sat upon her seven hills, and, from her throne Of beauty, ruPd the world...
Full view - About this book

The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 8

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836 - 356 pages
...world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. LXXVI. LXXIX. The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Q) Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woe ; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios' tomb contains no ashes now; (2)...
Full view - About this book

The American Biblical Repository

1839 - 536 pages
...Italy, the queen of Europe, the conqueress of the world. — The ' lone mother of dead empires,' " The Niobe of nations ! There she stands, Childless and crownless in her voiceless woe !" Time has been, that her senators were princes of the earth ; that pleading nations came to receive...
Full view - About this book

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1837 - 356 pages
...of enjoying the beauties of that poet — MOOBB. J LXX1X. The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, l Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woe ; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios1 tomb contains no ashes now ;...
Full view - About this book

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1837 - 352 pages
...world is at our feet as fragile as our elay. Lxxvl. LxxIx. The Niohe of nations ! there she stands, l Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woe ; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios' tomh contains no ashes now ;2...
Full view - About this book

The complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837 - 480 pages
...— A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. LXXIX. The Niobe of nations! there she stands,(1) Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woe; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scattered long ago; The Scipios' tomb contains no ashes now; (2)...
Full view - About this book

The Biblical repositor (and quarterly observer) [afterw.] The American ...

Edward Robinson - 1839 - 1050 pages
...Italy, the queen of Europe, the conqueress of the world. — The ' lone mother of dead empires,' " The Niobe of nations ! There she stands, Childless and crownless in her voiceless woe !" Time has been, that her senators were princes of the earth ; that pleading nations came to receive...
Full view - About this book

Biblical Repository and Quarterly Observer

1839 - 542 pages
...Italy, the queen of Europe, the conqueress of the world. — The ' lone mother of dead empires,' " The Niobe of nations ! There she stands, Childless and crownless in her voiceless woe !" Time has been, that her senators were princes of the earth ; that -pleading nations came to receive...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF