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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 188
by Elbert Hubbard - 1923 - 228 pages
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 802 pages
...Necrology, from the month of July l570 to lS7l. SONNET ON CHILLON. ETEBNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind I Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thou art, For there...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 Book of the Sonnet, Volume 1

Leigh Hunt, Samuel Adams Lee - Sonnets, American - 1867 - 372 pages
...respect, especially considering GEORGE GORDON NOEL, LORD BYRON. I. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON. ETERNAL spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons,...bind ;- ' And when thy sons to fetters are consigned, — (L-- To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: With ... Notes and a Life of the ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1867 - 460 pages
...feels, And never more a leaf reveals. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON. A FABLE. 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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Harper's Hand-book for Travellers in Europe and the East

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1870 - 964 pages
...ring in the pillar may still be seen. " Eternal spirit of the chalnless mind ! Brightest in dangerous liberty thou art, For there thy habitation is the...The heart, which love of thee alone can bind ; And where thy sons to fetter* are consigned— To fetter*, and the damp vault's dayles* gloom, Their country...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, complete. (Pearl ed.).

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1867 - 740 pages
...CHILLÓN. SONNET ON CHILLÓN. ETERNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind I Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thon tbce alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are conslgn'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's...
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The poetical works of lord Byron. Repr. with notes, &c, Issue 35

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1868 - 666 pages
...more a leaf reveals. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON. SONNET ON CHILLON. ETERNAL Spirit of the chainless Mindl Brightest in dungeons, Liberty, thou art ! For there...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 Claims of the History and Literature of the Society of Friends Upon Its ...

Edward Brown (of Brooklyn, N.Y.) - 1868 - 22 pages
...estimate of the religions Liberty they so largely aided to purchase for us and for the world. " Eternal Spirit of the chainless mind, Brightest in dungeons,...thy habitation is the heart, The heart which love of thce atone can bind. And when thy sons to fetters are confined, To fetters and the damp vault's dayleas...
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The American Travellers' Guides: Hand-books for Travellers in ..., Volumes 7-8

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1868 - 806 pages
...fottoix are com<tpned — • To fcttcr¡s ami thu damp vivult'H tlayloM gloom, 609 CHILLÓN. BASLL Their country conquers with their martyrdom. And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. Cbilloiil thy prison i.-ia holy pliicc, And thy t-ad Hour an altar; for 'twas trod Tntil hin very ctt'jM...
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1869 - 810 pages
...shakes with its mountain-mirth, As if they did rejoice o'er a young earthquake's birth. LIBERTY. 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 gloonfj Their country conquers yr\rt\ ftwAt...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

English poetry - 1869 - 444 pages
...CASTLE OF CHILLON ETERNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind ! Brightest in dungeons, Liberty, thou artFor there thy habitation is the heart — The heart which...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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