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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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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Lord Byron

George Clinton - Poets, English - 1828 - 756 pages
..."I' was 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...soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, Aud winged the shaft that quivered in his heart : Keen were his pangs, hut keener far to feel He nursed...
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Memoirs, Including Letters, and Select Remains, of John Urquhart ..., Volume 2

William Orme - Clergy - 1828 - 270 pages
...clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft which 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 warmed his nest, Drank the last life drop of his...
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Memoirs, Including Letters, and Select Remains, of John Urquhart ..., Volume 2

William Orme - Clergy - 1828 - 270 pages
...to plant the wound that laid thee low. So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain; No more thro' rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft which quiver'd in his heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Including the Suppressed Poems. Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1828 - 718 pages
...clouds to soar again, ! VieTf'd hi* own feather ou the fatal dart, | And ving'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart : Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel ! Be nursed the pinion which im pel I'd the steel, ! While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest...
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The Complete Works of Henry Kirke White: With an Account of His Life

Henry Kirke White - English poetry - 1829 - 420 pages
...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. WRITTEN IN THE HOMER OP HK WHITE....
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary ..., Part 2; Parts 1945-1948

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...White, alluding to his death being hastened by his devotion to ttudy : — So Oie struck eagle stretch'd upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to...fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in kn he Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel — He nursed the pinion that impelled the stael...
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The Quarterly Register and Journal of the American Education Society, Volume 2

Clergy - 1830
...exercise, and thus fell a prey to disease and death. " So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, 11 No more through rolling clouds to soar again, " Viewed 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 11 He nurs'd...
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Moral and sacred poetry, selected by T. Willcocks and T. Horton

Moral and sacred poetry - 1829
...hlow, And helped to plant the wooud that laid thee low: So the strпck Eagle stretehed apon the pinin, No more through rolling clouds to soar again , Viewed his own feather on the fatal dar«, And winged the shaft that qoivered in his heart: Keen were his pangs, hut keener far to feel...
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The American Quarterly Register ..., Volumes 1-2

Christian education - 1829
...seasonable and appropriate exercise, and thus fell a prey to disease and death. '• во the »truck eagle, stretched upon the plain, " No more through rolling clouds to soar again, " Viewed his омя feather on the fatal dart, " And wing'd the ihaft that quivor'd in hi« heart : " Keen wore...
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Moral and Sacred Poetry

Thomas Willcocks - 1829 - 296 pages
...thee low : ;o the struck Eagle stretched upon the plais, *fomore tbrough rolling clouds to soaragain, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered '-.:. hi; heart : VCtMI were his pangs, but keener far to fec! He nursed the pinion which impelled...
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