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" I STOOD in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on each hand : I saw from out the wave her structures rise As from the stroke of the enchanter's wand : A thousand years their cloudy wings expand Around me, and a dying Glory smiles O'er... "
History of English Literature - Page 282
by Hippolyte Taine - 1871
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 91, Part 1

English essays - 1821
...353 Lord Byron's Plagiarisms. [Apnl, Byron. I »tood in Venice on the Bridge of Sighs, » • » » I saw from out the wave her structures rise, As from the stroke of an enchanter's wand. CH c. IT. s. l . See also the next stanza. Mrs. Radcliffe. — Nothing could exceed...
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Blackwood's Magazine

1822
...English word fiarrassing would also do) my Lord Byron's Pegasus after the Italian fashion. Listen — " I stood in Venice, on the bridge of sighs, A palace and a prison on each hand." • • Sopra il Veneto, ponte de' aospiri, Infra un palagio e un aprigion m'arresto." 1 intended to...
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Blackwood's Magazine

1818
...the decaying splendour, unexpected desertedness, and ancient glories of this romantic city. 1. I Mood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on each hand : I mw from out the wave her structures rise A* from the stroke of the enchanter's wand : A thousand years...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 3

Scotland - 1818
...excited by the decaying splendour, unexpected desertedness, and ancient glories of this romantic city. 1. I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs-; A palace...subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles, Wljere Venice sate in state, Jhron'd pn her hundred isles ! 2. She looks a sea Cybele, fresh from ocean....
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1818
...Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on each hand : 1 saw from out the wave her structures riseAs from the stroke of the enchanter's wand : A thousand...wings expand Around me, and a dying Glory smiles O'er ihe far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles, Where Venice sate...
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Quarterly Review, Volume 19

English literature - 1818
...immediate object of the present article. The poem opens in Venice, once the mart of the universe — I. ' I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on each hand : 1 saw from out the wave her structures rise As from the stroke of the enchanter's wand : A thousand...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1818
...immediate object of the present article. The poem opens in Venice, once the mart of the universe — I. ' I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on each hand : 1 saw from out the wave her structures rise As from the stroke of the enchanter's wand : A thousand...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 19

English literature - 1818
...immediate object of the present article. The poem opens in Venice, once the mart of the universe — I. 4 1 stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on each hand : 1 saw from out the wave her structures rise As from the stroke of the enchanter's wand : A thousand...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 18

1818
...most striking extracts from iliis interesting poem. COMMEKCEBJENT nr THE Ptlx.'Rl M .vex. " I itood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs; A palace and a prison on each hand : I law from mil the wave her struct urea rise Aa from the stroke pf the enchanter'* wand: A thousand years...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 19

1819
...immediate object of the present article. The poem opens in Venice, once the mart of the universe — I. ' I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs A palace...the enchanter's wand : A thousand years their cloudy wing* expand Around me, and a dying glory smiles O'er the far times, when many a subject land Look'd...
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