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" 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 quivered in his heart ; Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which... "
The Birds of Aristophanes - Page 173
by Aristophanes - 1864 - 236 pages
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 18

1823
...then it becomes a curse instead of a blessing. 1 So, the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, ISo more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed...shaft that quivered in his heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion that impelled the sted, While the same plumage that had...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 18; Volume 36

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - English literature - 1823
...it becomes a curse instead of a blessing. ' So, the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No mere through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own...fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in hits heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinioD that impelled the steel,...
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With Lord Byron's English ...

William Collins, Thomas Gray, James Beattie, George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1824 - 446 pages
...And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low; So 'die slrnck eagle, stretched upon the plain, (Si No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, Which winged the shaft that quivered in his heart: Keen were his pangs, hut keener far to feel He narsed...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of lord Byron

George Clinton (biographer of Byron.) - 1825
...fruit. 'Twas thine own Gienins gave the final blow, And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No...shaft that quivered 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...
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English Bards and Scotch Reviewers: A Satire

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1825 - 40 pages
...the final blow And helped to plant the wound that laid thee low : 820 So the struck Eagle stretch'd upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to...that quivered 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...
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The Inspector, Literary Magazine and Review, Volume 2

English literature - 1827
...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, No more...And winged the shaft that quivered in his heart." , October 6, 1823. INDIAN SOCIETY. Among the many " minor miseries of life," I know none more painful...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Lord Byron

George Clinton - Poets, English - 1828 - 756 pages
...fruit "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...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
...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 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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