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" giant of the Western Star, Looks from his throne of clouds O'er half the world! "
The Andes and the Amazon: Or, Across the Continent of South America - Pagina 43
door James Orton - 1870 - 356 pagina’s
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 58

1845
...of strict trigonometrical observations, the height of the chief peaks of that celebrated ridge — " Where Andes, giant of the western star, Looks from his throne of clonds o'er half the world." Having returned, after this fatiguing and dangerous mountain expedition,...
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Medico-chirurgical Journal: Or, London Medical and Surgical Review, Volume 1

1819
...bentfttial influence, and subjects the patient to equal danger as if he were perched on the very pinnacle, Where Andes, giant of the western star, Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world ! — As illustrating this latter position, he adduces, or rather hints, at ihe medical history of...
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The Medico-chirurgical Review

1825
...doing, it will save the lives of thousands in these Islands, as well as in those vast regions — " Where Andes, giant of the Western Star, " Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." • 3. Disorders of the Brain and N'ervous System. — The prominent phenomenon of the Penitentiary...
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The Influence of Tropical Climates on European Constitutions: To which is ...

James Johnson - 1827 - 680 pagina’s
...doing, it will save the lives of thousands in these Islands, as well as in those vast regions— " Where Andes, giant of the Western Star, " Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." Practical Observations on the Effects of Calomel on the Mucous Surface and Secretions of the Alimentary...
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Tales and Sketches

James Lawson - 1830 - 256 pagina’s
...the cloud-capt Ben Lomond rises in all the pride of mountain grandeur — and like a mighty monarch, "Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." The majestic river now rolled on boldly to the ocean ; here its wide expanse brought forgetfulJL ness of the small...
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The Monthly Review

1836
...described as being sublime in the highest degree, suggesting the words of Campbell most forcibly— " Where Andes, giant of the western star. Looks, from his throne of clouds, o'er half the world." The account of the discovery of silver in this district, is something like the story told of the discovery...
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Narrative of a Journey from Lima to Para, Across the Andes and Down the ...

William Smyth, Frederick Lowe - 1836 - 305 pagina’s
...inexpressibly grand, and the words of Campbell flashed across our minds, most beautifully verified, " Where Andes, giant of the western star, Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." We stopped a short time to admire the splendid scene, and give rest to our beasts, as well as take...
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Narrative of a journey from Lima to Para, by W. Smyth and F. Lowe

William Smyth (lieut.) - 1836
...inexpressibly grand, and the words of Campbell flashed across our minds, most beautifully verified, " Where Andes, giant of the western star, Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." We stopped a short time to admire the splendid scene, and give rest to our beasts, as well as take...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 57

1836
...inexpressibly grand, and the words of Campbell flashed across our minds, most beautifully verified, " Where Andes, giant of the western star, Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." ' Smyth, pp. 27, 28. In descending they were overtaken by a heavy snow-storm, which sunk the mercury...
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Peru as it is: a residence in Lima, and other parts of the Peruvian republic

Archibald Smith (M.D.) - 1839
...rising before; but never arrives at that ideal spot, whence he may command a view from sea to sea, " Where Andes, giant of the western star, Looks from his throne of clouds o'er half the world." The highest mountains in Britain, such as Ben-Nevis or Cruachan,* must appear very diminutive, when compared...
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