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" Such graves as his are pilgrim shrines, Shrines to no code or creed confined — The Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind. "
Anecdotes of Public Men - Page 91
by John Wien Forney - 1873 - 444 pages
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A Sheaf from a Pastor's Field

Henry C. Leonard - 1857 - 396 pages
...home of one Who lives upon all memories, Though with the buried gone. Such graves as his, are pilgrims shrines — Shrines to no code or creed confined — The Delphian Vales, the Palestine?, The Meccas of the mind." Many centuries ago, within the bounds of Palestine, then a small...
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The Poetical Works of Fitz-Greene Halleck

Fitz-Greene Halleck - American poetry - 1858 - 252 pages
...the hallowed home of one Who lives upon all memories, Though with the buried gone. Such graves as his are pilgrim shrines, Shrines to no code or creed confined...Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind. Sages, with wisdom's garland wreathed, Crowned kings, and mitred priests of power, And warriors with...
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Relics of Genius: Visits to the Last Homes of Poets, Painters, and Players ...

T P Grinsted - Great Britain - 1859 - 342 pages
...And know, however low his lot, A poet's pride and power. " Such graves as his are pilgrim-shrines — Shrines to no code or creed confined — The Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind." Mausoleum of Burns, Dumfries. This peasant-bard was born on the 25th of January, 1759, in a small house...
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A Compendium of American Literature: Chronologically Arranged, with ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1859 - 812 pages
...Her brave, her beautiful, her good, As when a loved one dies. Such graves as his are pilgrim-shrines, Shrines to no code or creed confined — The Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas, of the mind. Sages, with Wisdom's garland wreathed, Crown'd kings, and mitred priests of power, And warriors with...
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Gifts of Genius: A Miscellany of Prose and Poetry, by American Authors

William Cullen Bryant - Gift books - 1859 - 312 pages
...day ! THE HOME OF CHARLOTTE BRONTE. A PASSAGE FROM A DIARY. RY W. FRANCIS WILLIAMS. " Such shrines as these are pilgrim shrines — Shrines to no code or creed confined ; The Delphian Tales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind." HALLIOK. THE date is September 5, 1857. I am at Haworth,...
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Sayings and Doings of the General Meeting, Volume 3

American literature - 1859 - 616 pages
...passages exemplifying its author's fe licity of expression ; as, for instance — Such graves as his are pilgrim shrines — Shrines to no code or creed confined — The Delphian vales, the Palettinet, Tht Sfeccas of the mind \ And, again — There have been loftier themes than his, And longer...
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Proceedings and Debates of the Fourth National Quarantine and Sanitary ...

Public health - 1860 - 302 pages
...words of one of the sweetest poets of New England, — of my own native New England : — such scenes as these • are pilgrim shrines,— Shrines to no...Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind." In conclusion, Mr. President, I beg leave to offer a sentiment which briefly expresses the gratitude...
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Proceedings and Debates of the Fourth National Quarantine and Sanitary ...

Public health - 1860 - 300 pages
...of the sweetest poets of New England, — of my own native New England : — such scenes as these i are pilgrim shrines, — Shrines to no code or creed...Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind." In conclusion, Mr. President, I beg leave to offer a sentiment which briefly expresses the gratitude...
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The Centennial Birth-day of Robert Burns: As Celebrated by the ... Burns ...

Burns Club of the City of New York - 1860 - 164 pages
...the hallowed home of one Who lives upon all memories, Though with the buried gone. Such graves as his are pilgrim shrines, Shrines to no code or creed confined—...Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind. Sages, with wisdom's garland wreathed, Crowned kings, and mitred priests of power, And warriors with...
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The Poets of Connecticut: With Biographical Sketches

Charles William Everest - American literature - 1860 - 484 pages
...one Who lives upon all memories, Though with the buried gone. Such graves as his are pilgrim-shrines, Shrines to no code or creed confined, — The Delphian vales, the Palestines, The Meccas of the mind. Sages, with Wisdom's garland wreathed, Crowned kings, and mitred priests of power, And warriors, with...
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