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Quotation by A.C. Swinburne
In a coign of the cliff between lowland and highland,
At the sea-down's edge between windward and lee,
Walled round with rocks as an inland island,
The ghost of a garden fronts the sea.
A.C. (Algernon Charles) Swinburne (1837–1909), British poet, critic. A Forsaken Garden (l. 1–4). . .
Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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