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" Twas thine own genius gave the final blow, And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And winged the shaft that... "
Anecdotes of Public Men - Page 12
by John Wien Forney - 1873 - 444 pages
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1817
...fruit. Twas thine own genius gave the final blow, And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : So the struck EAGLE, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his men feather on the fatal dart, Arid winged the shaft that quivered in his heart: Keen were his pangs,...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 88, Part 2; Volume 124

Early English newspapers - 1818
...clouds to soar again, View'd his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nurs'd the pinion which impell'd the steel : While the same plumage that had warm'd bis nest, Drank...
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The Imperial Magazine, Or, Compendium of Religious, Moral ..., Volume 3

1821
...gave the fatal blow And hclp'd to plant the wound that laid tbee low. Thu the struck eagle itretchM upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather in the fatal dart. And wing'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart; Keen were his pangs, but keener...
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English bards, and Scotch reviewers: a satire

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...8c 'Twas thine own Genius gave the final blow And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : So the struck Eagle stretched upon the plain , No more through rolling clouds to soar again , * HEHRT KIRKB WHITE died at Cambridge in October 1806, in consequence of too much exertion in the...
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British melodies, extracts from the modern poets [signed J.H.R.].

British melodies - 1820
...gave the final Wow, And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : So the struck eagle, stretch'd upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to...again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft that quivered in his heart : Keen were his pangs but keener far to feel He nurs'd...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 3

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...clouds to soar again, View'd his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart; Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nurs'd the pinion which impell'd the steel. While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest, Drank...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

Almanacs, English - 1821
...the eagle, Lord Byron, in his lines on Kirke White, has taken the following exquisite simile : — So the struck eagle stretched upon the plain, No more...but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of bis...
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Lord Byron's Works, Volumes 1-2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1821
...'T-was thine own Genius gave the final blow, And helped to plant the wound that laid thce low-- So the struck Eagle stretched upon the plain, No more...dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in his heart : K.«ien. were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, IVhile...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 91, Part 1; Volume 129

Early English newspapers - 1821
...The poem from which these extracts are made is entirely in that verse. fi«NT. MAO. April, 1821. 3*S Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in hii heart. — Eng. Bards. On Kirke White. Walter — That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who on the...
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Les Počtes Anglais et les Auteurs de l'Edinburg Review, satire

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1821 - 127 pages
...rolling clouds to soar again , ViewM his own feather on the fatal dart. And wingM the shaft that quiver'd in his heart : Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nurs'd the pinion which impell'd the steel , While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank...
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