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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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The works of the rt. hon. lord Byron, Volume 2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1824
...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 nursed the pinion which impelled the steel. While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his...
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With Lord Byron's English ...

William Collins, Thomas Gray, James Beattie, George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1824 - 446 pages
...And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low; So 'die slrnck eagle, stretched upon the plain, (Si No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, Which winged the shaft that quivered in his heart: Keen were his pangs, hut keener far to feel He narsed...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 30

Classical philology - 1824
...clouds to soar again, View'd his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft that qniver'd in his heart : Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion that impell'd the steel, While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest, Drank the last life-drop...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of lord Byron

George Clinton (biographer of Byron.) - 1825
..."1'wiis 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 his...
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English Bards and Scotch Reviewers: A Satire

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1825 - 40 pages
...the final blow And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : 820 So the struck Eagle stretch'd upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to...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 his...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical notice ..., Volume 7

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart: Keen were his pangs, but keener for to feel, He nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel, While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. There be, who say in these enlighten'd...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Noėl Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...View'd hia own feather on the fatal dart. And wing'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart: Keen were hia pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion...impell'd the steel, While the same plumage that had wann'd his nest Drank the last life - drop of his bleeding breast. There be who say in these enlighten'd...
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The works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826
...feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft that qniver'd in hie heart : Keen were his pang«, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel, While the game plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank the last life - drop of hi« bleeding breast. There be...
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The Inspector, Literary Magazine and Review, Volume 2

English literature - 1827
...own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high." WALLER. " Is not this the original of the far-famed ? " " So the struck Eagle stretched upon the plain, No more...And winged the shaft that quivered in his heart." , October 6, 1823. INDIAN SOCIETY. Among the many " minor miseries of life," I know none more painful...
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The Life and Remains of Henry Kirke White: Of Nottingham: Late of St. John's ...

Henry Kirke White - English poetry - 1827 - 455 pages
...clouds to soar again, View'd his own feather on the fatal dart, Which 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. * Henry Kirke White died at Cambridge...
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