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" Look on its broken arch, its ruined wall, Its chambers desolate, and portals foul : Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul : Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit... "
The Monthly critical gazette - Page 457
1824
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Travels in Europe and the East ...: In the Years 1834, '35, '36, '37, '38 ...

Valentine Mott - Europe - 1845 - 452 pages
...Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the soul. Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit, And Passion's host that never brook'd control ; Can all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely bower, this tenement...
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A Hand-book for Travellers in the Ionian Islands, Greece, Turkey, Asia Minor ...

John Murray (Firm) - Greece - 1845 - 408 pages
...Yee, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul: Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit And Passion's host, that never brook'd control: Can all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors, to ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1845 - 300 pages
...Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul : Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit, And passion's host, that never brook'd control : Can all, saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Including the Suppressed Poems: Also a Sketch of ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1846 - 764 pages
...Yes, this was once ambition's airy hall, The dome of thought, the palace of the soul : Behold through I heard the order — saw — I will not see — If thou wilt perish, I will full with thee. My li brook'd control : Can all, saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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Evenings at Haddon Hall

baroness E. C. de Calabrella - 1846 - 453 pages
...Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the soul : Behold, through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit, And Passion's host that never brook'd control ; Can all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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Letters on various subjects. [With a portrait.], Volume 5

James Caughey - Methodist Church - 1847
...ambition's airy hall, The dome of thought, the palace of the sottl. Behold through each lack lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of wisdom and of wit, And passion's host that never brook'd control : — Could all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1847 - 827 pages
...Yes, tin-, was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul : Behold through est blessing When join'd with hope, when still possessing ; But how Anil Passion's host, that never brook'd control : Can all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People...
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An Essay on Elocution: with Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors ...

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1850 - 294 pages
...Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul : Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit, And passion's host, that never brook'd control : Can all, saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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Evenings at Haddon Hall: A Series of Romantic Tales of the Olden Time

baroness E. C. de Calabrella - 1851 - 432 pages
...Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the soul : Behold, through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of...ever writ People this lonely tower, this tenement refit ?" These, indeed, are sad and solemn relics of the deeds and of the actors of them, who have...
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Selections from the British Poets: Chronologically Arranged from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1851
...airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul :Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hoky The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit, And Passion's host, that never brook'd control : Can all, saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement...
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