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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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English Bards and Scotch Reviewers: A Satire. Ode to the Land of the Gaul ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1822 - 83 pages
...820 '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...but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, * HENKY KIUKE \VaiTE died at Cambridge in October 1806, in consequence of too much...
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English bards and Scoth [sic] reviewers; a satire

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...'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...but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, * HENRY KIP.KE WHITE <lied at Cambridge in October 1806, in consequence of too...
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The Literary Character, Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1822
...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...impell'd the steel, While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." One of our former great students,...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

Arminianism - 1858
...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...nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel ; While the ?ame plumage that had warm'd his neit Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." It is an impressive...
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The works of lord Byron, comprehending the suppressed poems, Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...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...feel He nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel, * HENBY KIHKE WHITE died at Cambridge, in October 1806, in conseijaence of too much exertion in tbe...
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The Remains of Henry Kirke White, of Nottingham, Late of St. John ..., Volume 1

Henry Kirke White - 1823 - 402 pages
...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...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...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 18

1823
...then it becomes a curse instead of a blessing. 1 So, the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, ISo more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed...pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion that impelled the sted, While the same plumage that had warmed bis nest, Drank the last life-drop of...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 18; Volume 36

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - English literature - 1823
...it becomes a curse instead of a blessing. ' So, the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No mere through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own...fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in hits heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinioD that impelled the steel,...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 27

Classical philology - 1823
...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 that impell'd the steel — Whilst his own plumage which had warm'd his nest Drank...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 27

Classical philology - 1823
...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 that impell'd the steel — Whilst his own plumage which had warm'd his nest Drank...
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