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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. "
Phoenissae. Medea - Page 425
by Euripides - 1821
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 91, Part 1

English essays - 1821
...his heart. — Eng . Bards. On KirkeJVhite. Waller. — That eagle's fate and mine are one. Who on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to fly so high. Poems, T. ii. p. ta. Byron. That curse shall be forgiveness. C. Ii. c. 4, s. 13*. Coleridge....
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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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Vocal Poetry: Or, A Select Collection of English Songs. To which is Prefixed ...

John Aikin - Ballads, English - 1810 - 249 pages
...own teaching I am caught. . " , . . . ! i . " . . . _J The eagle's fate and mine are one, Which on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own, .' Wherewith he used to soar so high. l Had Echo with so sweet a grace Narcissus' loud complaints fetUrnM, Not for...
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Essays on Song-writing: With a Collection of Such English Songs as are Most ...

John Aikin - Ballads, English - 1810 - 352 pages
...spirit^ with this spell Of my own teaching, I am caught. The eagle's fate and mine are one, Which on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he used to soar so high. Had Echo with so sweet a grace Narcissus' loud complaints return'd, Not for reflection...
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The Rhode-Island Literary Repository, Volume 1

Isaac Bailey - 1814
...wing'd the shaft that quiver'd in his heart, &c. WALLER. Mine anil that Eagle's fate are one, Who on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, With which he us'd to soar so high. We quote Waller from memory only, but we believe we quote him substantially...
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The Imperial Magazine, Or, Compendium of Religious, Moral ..., Volume 3

1821
...Lines " on hearing a lady singing one of his own songs." " That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own With which he ns'd to soar so high." As for " his Lordship's" verses on the Death of the Princess Charlotte,...
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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 Clerieum p. 372. fui...
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Lacon: or, Many things in few words, Volume 2

Charles Caleb Colton - 1823
...own numbers, when he heard them sung by the Syren : " That eagle's fate and mine are one, '•'Who on the shaft that made him die, *' Espied a feather of his own, " Wherewith he wont to soar on high." It is not impossible, however, that his Lordship borrowed this simile not from Waller, but...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 30

Classical philology - 1824
...2. Waller, on hearing a lady sing one of his songs. That eagle's. fate and mine are one, Who, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a 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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An Historical Fragment Relative to Her Late Majesty, Queen Caroline

1824 - 112 pages
...the same hands, which she had assisted to uplift. — That eagle's fate and mine, are one, Who, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, With which he used to soar so high. • WALLER. Her Majesty regarded the late Marquis of. Londonderry...
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