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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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An Historical Sketch of the Greek Revolution

Samuel Gridley Howe - Greece - 1828 - 452 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...receding ray, A gilded halo hovering round decay." All this he felt, and others too have felt, while standing among the ruins of the Parthenon, surrounded...
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The works of lord Byron including the suppressed poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1828 - 718 pages
...living Greece no more ! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Her» is the loveliness in death. That parts not quite with...But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue which haunt» it to the tomb, Expression's last receding r.iy, A gilded halo hovering round decay, Thr farewell...
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The Poetical Melange

English poetry - 1828
...living Greece no more ! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Her's is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite with parting breath 1 But beauty with that fearful bloom, That hue which haunts it to the tomb ; Expression's last receding...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 13, Part 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...To torture thus each other, though it were The deadliest sin to love as we have loved. Id. Here is a loveliness in death, That parts not quite with parting...hovering round decay. The farewell beam of feeling past away ! Id. LOUGH, ns Sax. luh, laju; Goth, laug ; Teut. Ittch ; Irish loch. A. lake or body of stand.'ng...
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Moral and Sacred Poetry

Thomas Willcocks - 1829 - 296 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...that fearful bloom, That hue which haunts it to the tomh, Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hovering round decay, The farewell beam of feeling...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - 1830 - 334 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...tomb, Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hov'ring round decay, The farewell beam of feeling past away. Spark of .that flame, perchance of heavenly...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - Poets, English - 1830 - 368 pages
...living Greece no more ! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Her's is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite with...tomb, Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hov'ring round decay, The farewell beam of feeling past away. Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - 1830 - 372 pages
...living Greece no more ! So coldly sweet, so deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Her's is the loveliness in death, That parts not quite with...haunts it to the tomb, Expression's last receding ray, The farewell beam of feeling past awny. Spark of that flame, perchance of heavenly birth, Which gleams,...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - 1830 - 334 pages
...deadly fair, We start, for soul is wanting there. Hers is the loveliness in death, That parts not quita with parting breath ; But beauty with that fearful...tomb, Expression's last receding ray, A gilded halo hov'ring round decay, The farewell beam of feeling past away. Spark of that rtame, perchance of heavenly...
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The Academical Speaker: A Selection of Extracts in Prose and Verse, from ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Elocution - 1831 - 344 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 cherished...
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