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" Tis Greece, but living Greece no more ! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite with parting breath ; But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue which haunts it to the... "
Lord Byron's Works - Page 194
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
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The Complete Poetical and Dramatic Works of Lord Byron: With a Comprehensive ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1883 - 662 pages
...Greece, but living Greece no more! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of Feeling pass'd away! • The guitar is the constant amusement of the Greek sailor by night; with a steady fair...
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The Royal Readers: Special Canadian Series ..., Book 5

1883
...WITH TOMBS OP THE SPARTANS. So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start — for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death That parts not quite...hovering round decay — The farewell beam of feeling passed away ! Spark of that flame, that flame of heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more its...
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John Heywood's Paragon readers

John Heywood (ltd.) - 1884
...Greece no more ! LORD BYRON. So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, He starts — for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of feeling past away ! Spark of that flame — that flame of heavenly birth — Which gleams — but warms no more...
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The New Franklin Fifth Reader: With a New Elocutionary Treatise, Essentials ...

Loomis Joseph Campbell - Elocution - 1884 - 432 pages
...more! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness of death, That parts not quite with parting breath; But...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of feeling passed away! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more its...
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A Hand-book of English and American Literature

Esther J. Trimble Lippincott - American literature - 1884 - 518 pages
...back to her native country, Scotland, and there in Aberdeeushire placed the hoy at a vilhtiIe school. But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue which haunts it to the tomb." Then bursting from these strains of pity, he changes into grander notes of patriotism : " Clime of...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with notes, Volume 5

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1885
...Greece, but living Greece no more So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of Feeling past away ! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more its cherish'd...
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Poetic Pearls: With Notes and Illustrations

Richard S. Rhodes - American poetry - 1885 - 407 pages
...Greece, but living Greece no more! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of Feeling passed away! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more its...
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Red-letter Poems by English Men and Women

English poetry - 1885 - 648 pages
...more ! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness of death, That parts not quite with parting breath ;...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of Feeling past away ! Spark of that flame, perchance o' heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more ifi cherished...
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Red-letter Poems by English Men and Women

Thomas Young Crowell - English poetry - 1885 - 648 pages
...more! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness of death, That parts not quite with parting breath; But...hovering round decay, The farewell beam of Feeling pasl away ! Spark of that flame, perchance c/ heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more its cherished...
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An epitome of English grammar

William Henry Hastings Kelke - 1885
...continued metre from becoming monotonous. It is specially conspicuous in eight- or ten-syllable verse. In " Hers is the loveliness | in death || That parts not...fearful bloom, || That hue which haunts it | to the tomb " (Byron) the Csesural Pause in the four lines is after the sixth, fourth, third, and fifth syllables...
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