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" That eagle's fate and mine are one, Which, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. "
Eclogæ Aristophanicæ, selections from The clouds (The birds) with notes by ... - Page 101
by Aristophanes - 1852
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The Poetical Works of Edmund Waller ...

Edmund Waller - 1806
...spirit, with this spell Of my own teaching, I am canght. That eagle's fate and mine are one, Which, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. Had Echo, with so sweet a grace, Narcissus' loud complaints return'd, Not for reflection of his face,...
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Phoenissae. Medea

Euripides - 1821
...Wallerus nostras : TO A LADY SINGING ONE OF HIS SONGS. That Eagle'ti fate and mine are one, Who ou the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. (Alia loca ex eadem ejusdein dramatis scena desumta vide infra ad v. 750.) IX. Philemon apud Clericum...
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Phoenissae. Medea

Euripides - 1821
...SINGING ONE OF HIS SONGS. That Eagle'i fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft that made him die, E>pied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. (Alia loca ex eadem ejusdem dramatis scena desumta vide infra ad v. 750.) .,_ __ , IX. Philemon apud...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 30

Classical philology - 1824
...Invenietque sibi legatum prater plorare, suisque. ' £2. Waller, on hearing a lady sing one of his songs. That eagle's. fate and mine are one, Who, on the shaft...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. Lord Byron has not acknowledged the debt he owes to thit idea of Waller in his fine simile on the death...
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The Inspector, Literary Magazine and Review, Volume 2

English literature - 1827
...and fearless Work." " The Eagle's fate and mine are one, Which on the shaft that made him die, Espyed a feather of his 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,...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - 1830 - 334 pages
...that ancient-modem, Waller : That eagle's fate and mine are one, .Which on the shaft that made hint die, Espied a feather of his own Wherewith he wont to soar on high. His Lordship disdained to commit any larceny on me ; and no doubt the following passage from...
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Speech of Spencer Perceval ... on the Reform bill, with a letter to the ...

Spencer Perceval - 1831
...destroyed the other night by my right honourable friend; and, perhaps, That eagle's fate and his were one," Who on the shaft that made him die, Espied a...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. One of the first things that ever made any great impression of doubt or hesitation in my mind, on the...
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The speeches in both houses of parliament, on the question of reform in the ...

Parliament proc, Will. iv - 1832
...destroyed the other night by my right honorable friend ; and, perhaps — Tlint eagle's fate and his were one, Who, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a...feather of his own Wherewith he wont to soar so high. One of the first things that ever made any great impression of doubt or hesitation in my mind on the...
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The New Road to Ruin: A Novel, Volume 3

Lady Catherine Pollock Manners Stepney - 1833
...overset the whole paraphernalia of chocolate, in vainly seeking for the departed Morning Post. CHAPTER V. That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who, on the shaft...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. WALLER. THERK was a party of sixteen at Darmaya House. The Duke's carriage was to take Mrs. Montague,...
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Progressive exercises in Latin lyrics. [With] Key

Joseph Edwards - 1835
...spirit, with this spell Of my own teaching I am caught. That eagle's, fate and mine are one, Which, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. Had Echo, with so sweet a grace, Narcissus' loud complaints return'd, Not for reflection of his face,...
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