Admonished by such examples, the Ismenian matrons frequent the new worship, and offer frankincense, and reverence the sacred altars.
"The Metamorphoses of Ovid" by Publius Ovidius Naso
A close smell of tropical plant life crept into the room, but this was as frankincense and myrrh to his nostrils.
"The Sins of Séverac Bablon" by Sax Rohmer
Next to the altar humbly kneel, and thence Give up thy soul in clouds of frankincense.
"The Hesperides & Noble Numbers: Vol. 1 and 2" by Robert Herrick
Gifts of frankincense, food, and bowls of olive oil, are poured and piled upon the fire.
"The Aeneid of Virgil" by Virgil
I can breathe without her frankincense, belike, and maybe all the freer.
"The White Rose of Langley" by Emily Sarah Holt
Opening their treasures they presented to him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
"The Children's Bible" by Henry A. Sherman
To you, O woman and O virgin, myrrhs, Fruit, frankincense, I offer recklessly!
"Life Immovable" by Kostes Palamas
The air was cloudy with the breath of frankincense and myrrh.
"Fairy Book" by Sophie May
How the old fishwomen, the natural guardians of this northern frankincense, chatter and squabble!
"A Yacht Voyage to Norway, Denmark, and Sweden" by W. A. Ross
Sol's love for Leucothoe, and her change to a tree of frankincense.
"The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II" by Ovid
But the Wise of earth have brought us of their frankincense and gold.
"Oklahoma Sunshine" by Freeman E. (Freeman Edwin) Miller
These were gold, frankincense, and myrrh.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
The laugh was frankincense and myrrh to the court.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
Incense and frankincense, fragrance of roses and resin of pines, cedar smells smoking in the sunlight, scent the air.
"Through Our Unknown Southwest" by Agnes C. Laut
The myrrh they offered to a mortal; the gold to a king, the frankincense to God.
"Seeds of Pine" by Janey Canuck
Who is this that cometh out of the wilderness, exhaling the odor of myrrh and of frankincense and all the powders of the perfumer?
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus
Pillows and couches, of elegant forms, were scattered about the rooms, perfumed with frankincense.
"History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume II (of 2)" by John William Draper
Pillows and couches of elegant forms were scattered about the rooms, which were perfumed with frankincense.
"Stories of the Olden Time" by Various
The most common kind is the smoke-black which is produced by burning a kind of frankincense.
"The Thousand and One Nights, Vol. I." by Anonymous
Description of the Frankincense Tree, as Found near Cape Guardufoi, on the Somauli Coast, by Captain C.B.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
Not as the Magi came, of old,
With offerings to the new-born King,
Of myrrh, and frankincense, and gold,
Come we; but, Lord, this house we bring
"Hymns For Dedication IX" by John Pierpont
Haunted as marble in the moon,
Her whiteness lies on young love's breast.
And living frankincense and myrrh
Her lips that on his lips are pressed.
"Young Love" by Richard Le Gallienne
What if undertakers follow my track,
such a death is worth dying.
She would bring frankincense and wreaths to my tomb,
She would sit like an ornament on my pyre.
"Homage To Sextus Propertius - III" by Ezra Pound
For gold — let us aright believe —
For myrrh — let's true repentance give —
For frankincense — let's praises leave,
And Christ our presents will receive.
"Let Us Go To Bethlehem " by Rees Prichard
Gold and myrrh, gold and myrrh,
Frankincense for harbinger,
Myrrh to make His sepulchre.
Roses white and roses red,
Thorns arrayed for His dear Head.
Hail! hail! Wise Men who seek His bed
"Bethlehem" by Michael Fairless
With three rich presents, they the Babe did greet,
Which to Christ's offices did all belong,
And humbly laid them at his sacred feet —
Gold, myrrh, and frankincense, of fragrance strong.
"Adam's Race" by Rees Prichard
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