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" The tide did now its flood-mark gain, And girdled in the Saint's domain : For, with the flow and ebb, its style Varies from continent to isle ; Dry-shod, o'er sands, twice every day, The pilgrims to the shrine find way ; Twice every day, the waves efface... "
Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society - Page 68
by Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society - 1897
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet, Volume 2

Walter Scott - 1823 - 332 pages
...now his flood-mark gain, And girdled in the Saint's domain : For, with the flow and ebb, the stile Varies from continent to isle ; Dry-shod, o'er sands,...to the shrine find way; Twice every day, the waves eflace Of staves and sandall'd feet the trace. As to the port the galley flew, Higher and higher rose...
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Marmion

sir Walter Scott (bart.) - 1825 - 528 pages
...Holy Island's bay. • IX. The tide did now its flood-mark gain, And girdled in the Saint's domain : For, with the flow and ebb, its style Varies from...waves efface Of staves and sandall'd feet the trace. As to the port the galley flew, Higher and higher rose to view The Castle with its battled walls, The...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Baronet, Volume 6

Walter Scott - 1830 - 544 pages
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Marmion: A Poem in Six Cantos

Walter Scott - 1830 - 332 pages
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott: Complete in One Volume

Walter Scott - 1831 - 582 pages
...And girdled in the saint's domain ; For, with the flow and ebb, the style Varies from continent lo isle; Dry-shod, o'er sands, twice every day, The pilgrims to the shrine lind way ; Twice every day, the waves efface Of slaves and sandall'd fc-el the trace. As to the port...
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History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club, Instituted ..., Volume 17

Berwickshire Naturalists' Club (Scotland) - 1901 - 414 pages
...quotation from Sir Walter Scott's " Marmion " formed a fitting preface to that which followed : — "For with the flow and ebb, its style Varies from continent to isle. Dry shod, o'er sands, twice every day, The pilgrims to the shrine find way. Twice every day the waves...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart..

Walter Scott - 1833 - 422 pages
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The Shipley Collection of Scientific Papers, Volume 23

1897 - 490 pages
...the coast of Northumberland, whose geography is characterised by Sir Walter Scott in the lines : " For, with the flow and ebb, its style Varies from continent to isle.' — Marmion, Canto it stanza 9Scott, however, was not the first to describe the peculiar character...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Volume 24

1834 - 508 pages
...cultivated land For, with the flow and ebb. its stile Varies, from continent to isle ; Dry-shod, o'er sanrt, twice every day, The pilgrims to the shrine find way...; Twice every day the waves efface, Of staves and sandaled feet the trare. As to the port the galley new, Higher and higher rose to view The Castle,...
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Rambles in Northumberland and on the Scottish Border ... By S. Oliver, etc

Stephen OLIVER (the Younger, pseud. [i.e. William Andrew Chatto.]), William Andrew Chatto - 1835 - 368 pages
...high water. Lindisfarn, which Bede calls a semi-isle, is thus properly insular only twice a day: — " For, with the flow and ebb its style Varies from continent to isle ; • Dry shod, o'er sands, twice every day, The pilgrims to the shrine find way ; Twice every day,...
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