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" ... which is certainly owing to the verdant islands that seem to float upon its surface, affording the most enchanting objects of repose to the excursive view. Nor are the banks destitute of beauties, which even partake of the sublime. On this side they... "
The miscellaneous works of Tobias Smollett, with a life of the author - Page 339
by Tobias George Smollett - 1824
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Volume 3

Tobias Smollett - 1771 - 288 pages
...fevcral agreeable villas emerging as it were out of the lake, till, at fome diftance, the profpect terminates in huge mountains covered with heath, which...purple. Every thing here is romantic beyond imagination. 1 his country is juftly ftiled the Arcadia of Scotland ; and J don't doubt but it may vie with Arcadia...
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Volume 3

Tobias Smollett - 1771 - 292 pages
...On this fide they difplay a fweet variety of 7 woodwoodland, corn-field, and patlure, with feveral agreeable villas emerging as it were out of the lake, till, at fome diftance, the profpect terminates in huge mountains covered with heath, which being in the bloom,...
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The expedition of Humphry Clinker

Tobias Smollett - 1790 - 420 pages
...fublime. On this fide they difplay a fweet variety of woodland, corn-field, and pafture, with feveral agreeable villas emerging as it were out of the lake, till, at fome diftance, the profpect terminates in huge mountains, covered with heath, which being in the bloom,...
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The Expedition of Humphry Clinker, Volume 2

Tobias Smollett - 1793 - 260 pages
...feveral agreeable villas emerging as it were out of the lake, till, at Tome diftance, the profpeel: terminates in huge mountains covered with heath, which...here is romantic beyond imagination. This country is juftly ftiled the Arcadia of Scotland ; and I don't doubt but it may vie with Arcadia in every thing...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Tobias Smollett, M. D.: The expedition of ...

Tobias Smollett - 1796 - 560 pages
...fublime. On this fide they difplay a fweet variety of woodland, corn-field, and paflure, with feveral agreeable villas emerging as it were out of the lake, till, at fome diflance, the profpe£h terminates in huge mountains, covered with heath, which being in the bloom,...
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The novels of Tobias Smollett. To which is prefixed, a memoir of ..., Volume 2

Tobias George [novels] Smollett - 1821 - 748 pages
...which even partake of the sublime. On this side they display a sweet variety of woodland, corn-fields, and pasture, with several agreeable villas, emerging,...This country is justly styled the Arcadia of Scotland : I do not doubt but it may vie with Arcadia in every thing but climate. I am sure it excels it in...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822 - 282 pages
...•which even partake of the sublime. On this side they display a sweet variety of woodland, cornfields, and pasture, with several agreeable villas emerging...huge mountains covered with heath, which, being in bloom, affords a very rich covering of purple. Every thing here is romantic beyond imagination. This...
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Lives of the Novelists, Volume 1

Walter Scott - 1825 - 260 pages
...which even partake of the sublime. On this side they display a sweet variety of wood-land, cornfields, and pasture, with several agreeable villas, emerging,...country is justly styled the Arcadia of Scotland. I do not doubt but it may vie with Arcadia in every thing but climate. I am sure it excels it in verdure,...
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Lives of the novelists, Volumes 1-2

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1825 - 554 pages
...which even partake of the sublime. On this side they display a sweet variety of wood-land, corn-fields, and pasture, with several agreeable villas, emerging,...bloom, affords a very rich covering of purple. Every tiling here is romantic beyond imagination. This country is justly styled the Arcadia of Scotland....
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Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Chambers - 1830 - 844 pages
...which can partake of 'be sublime. On this side they display a sweet variety of woodland, c"rnfie!d, and pasture, with several agreeable villas, emerging,...lake, till at some distance the prospect terminates in ''"ge mountains, covered with heath, which, being in the bloom, 'ffords a very rich covering of purple....
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