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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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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 beauty with that fearful bloom, That bue which haunts it to the tomb, Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hovering round decay,...
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Speeches of Jacob Bright, M.P., 1869 to 1884

Jacob Bright, Ursula (Mellor) Bright - Great Britain - 1885 - 382 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 with parting breath. (Cheers.) These lines, with their context, seemed to me, when I stood upon the Acropolis in the year...
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Parodies of the Works of English & American Authors, Volume 3

English wit and humor - 1886
...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 ! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth. Which gleams, but warms no more its...
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Poetic Pearls: With Notes and Illustrations

Richard Rhodes - American poetry - 1887 - 407 pages
...injdeatli, That parts not qiiite, Vilh grafting breath; But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue-which haunts it to the; tomb, Expression's la,st receding...• A gilded Halo hovering round decay, The farewell beani of Feeling passed away! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms...
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Melrose Abbey, with Notes Descriptive and Historical

J. Wass - 1888 - 30 pages
...— " So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there ; Its is the loneliness in death That parts not quite with parting breath, But beauty with that fearful bloom, The hue which haunts it to the tomb; Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hovering round decay."...
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Essay on Language, and Other Essays and Addresses

Rowland Gibson Hazard - 1889 - 400 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...breath ; But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue that haunts it to the tomb, Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hovering round decay, —...
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Essay on Language

Rowland Gibson Hazard - Bible - 1889 - 400 pages
...death, That parts not quite with parting breath ; But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue that haunts it to the tomb, Expression's last receding...hovering round decay, — The farewell beam of feeling passed away! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams, hut warms no more its...
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Open Sesame!: Arranged for students over fourteen years old

Blanche Wilder Bellamy, Maud Wilder Goodwin - Readers - 1890
...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. THE ANTIQUE AT PARIS. FRIEDRICH SCHILLER. WHAT the Greek wrought, the vaunting Frank may His proud...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: With Memoir and the Original Explanatory ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English poetry - 1891 - 720 pages
...Greece, but living Greece no more 1 So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. n somebody For curtain sure to claim them as his due, Their author, like ; Rui beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue which haunts it to the tomb, Expression's last receding...
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Poetry of Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1892 - 276 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 past away ! Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams, but warms no more its cherish'd...
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