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" To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar— for 'twas trod, Until his very steps have left... "
Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ... - Page 168
by Elbert Hubbard - 1923 - 228 pages
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1829 - 478 pages
...fail to commend him*." ' Frini— History of Ferrara. PRISONER OF CHILLON. SONNET ON CHILLON. ETERNAL spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons,...the heart — The heart which love of thee alone can hind; And when thy sons to fetters are consign'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom,...
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 5

Great Britain - 1831 - 488 pages
...How much more worthy of such a scene is Byron's Sonnet on, than his Prisoner of, Chillon ! " Eternal spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest In dungeons,...alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are consign'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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The Giaour. The corsair. Lara. The bride of Abydos. Siege of Corinth ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1831 - 442 pages
...him*." * Frizzi — History of Ferrara. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON. A TABLE. SONNET ON CHILLON. ETEBNAL spirit of the chainless mind! Brightest in dungeons,...the heart— The heart which love of thee alone can hind; And when thy sons to fetters are consign'd— To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom,...
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 5

1831 - 472 pages
...heart — The heart which love of thee alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are consign 'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom. And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an...
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The Edinburgh Literary Journal: Or, Weekly Register of Criticism ..., Volume 5

Great Britain - 1831 - 486 pages
...How much more worthy of such a scene is Byron's Sonnet on, than his Prisoner of, Chillon ! " Eternal spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thou art, For there Ihy habitation is the heart — The heart which love of thee alone can bind ; And when thy sons to...
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The Year Book of Daily Recreation and Information

William Hone - Almanacs, English - 1832 - 852 pages
...cannot be exactly ascertained . 419 •21 SONNET ON CHILLÓN. Eternal spirit of the chainless mind 1 Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thou art, For there...alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are consign' J — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gluom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom....
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, The giaour, The siege of Corinth [and other poems].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1832 - 488 pages
...CHILLON. SONNET ON CHILLON. Eternal spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! them art, For there thy habitation is the heart — The...alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are consign'd— ., To fetters, and the damp vanlt's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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The Year Book, of Daily Recreation & Information: Concerning Remarkable Men ...

William Hone - 1832 - 874 pages
...chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thon art, For there thy habitation is the heart— Tlic rew up his trade, Europe had no small loss of him. Little Britain was, in consign'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832 - 488 pages
...having no suspicion of his honour or integrity. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON. SONNET ON CHILLON. Eternal spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons, Liberty! thou art, For there thy hahitation is the heart — The heart which loTe of thee alone can hind ; And when thy sons to fetters...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 10

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1835 - 348 pages
...deathless association to the already immortalised localities of the Lake."— EJ SONNET ON CHILLON. ETERNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind! (') Brightest in dungeons,...alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are consign'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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