Delkeskamp's Switzerland (1830) or his Panorama of the Rhine.
The summit is flat and quite bare of vegetation, but the panorama in every direction is extremely grand.
In the rains, when the sky is clear, the magnificent panorama of hills encircling the lake on the west and north-west is revealed.
His master mind, soaring high, sees one vast connected whole, and, alive with enthusiasm, with smiling face and sparkling eye, he shows the panorama to his pupils, pointing out the similarities and differences of its parts, the boundaries of our knowledge, and the regions of doubt and speculation.
Among his other lyrical volumes, of dates earlier than the Civil War, were Lays of my Home (1843), Voices of Freedom (1846), Songs of Labor (1850), The Chapel of the Hermits (1853), The Panorama (1856), Home Ballads (1860).