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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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Lectures on English Poetry from the Reign of Edward the Third to the Time of ...

Henry Neele - English poetry - 1839 - 229 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 !" The "Romance of History" was very...
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Advice to Mothers on the Management of Their Offspring

Pye Henry Chavasse - Child care - 1839 - 148 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 " If Kirke White's brain had not been...
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The Literary Character

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1839 - 388 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 to feel He nursed the pinion which impcll'd the steel, While the same plumage that had vpami'd his nest, M; Drank the last life-drop of...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1839 - 495 pages
...clouds to soar again, View'd his nun 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 pillion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that hud warm'd his nest. Drank the last...
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Theory and Practice of Homoeopathy: First Part, Containing a Theory of ...

I. G. Rosenstein - Homeopathy - 1840 - 288 pages
...struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through clouds to soar again, ' Viewed his owa feathers on the fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered...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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Miscellanies of Literature, Volume 1

Isaac Disraeli - 1840
...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 Poetical Works of Henry Kirke White

Henry Kirke White - 1840 - 252 pages
...allotted to talents, which would have dignified even the sacred functions he was destined to assume. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed...impell'd the steel ; While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. SONNET ON HENRY KIRKE WHITE. BY CAPE1...
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Miscellanies of Literature

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1840 - 484 pages
...clouds to soar again, Vicw'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 impcll'd the stocl, While the same plumage that had warm'd hie nest, Drank the last life-drop of his...
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Miscellanies of literature, by the author of 'Curiosities of literature'.

Isaac Disraeli - 1840
...clouds to БОШ* again, View'd his own feather on the fatal dart, And wing'd the shaft thut quiver'd in his heart ; Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel Пе nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel, While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest, Drank...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 9

United States - 1841
...celebrated lines in which she will for ever record the memory of such a parricidal treason : " So the strnck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling...pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion that impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop from...
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