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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. "
The Birds of Aristophanes - Page 171
by Aristophanes - 1849 - 228 pages
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The Classical Journal, Volume 30

Classical philology - 1824
...legatum pni-ter plorare, suisque. 22. Waller, on hearing a lady sing one of his songs. That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who, on the shaft that made...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. Lord Byron has not acknowledged the debt he owes to this 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
...Majesty, that she should fall by 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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The Flowers of Wit, Volumes 1-2

Henry Kett - English wit and humor - 1825
...trick of rising again.' 643. The poet Waller, to a lady singing one of his own songs : ' That eagl;-'s fate and mine are one. Who on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith lie wout to soarsohigli.' LADY WALLIS. 644. LADV WALI.IS, seeing a gentleman saunter!*,; about in one...
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The Inspector, Literary Magazine and Review, Volume 2

English literature - 1827
...and fearless Work." " The Eagle's fate and mine are one, Which on the shaft that made him die, Espyed a feather of his 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,...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - 1830 - 334 pages
...be found in the works of that ancient-modern, Waller : 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 on high. His Lordship disdained to commit any larceny on me ; and no doubt the following passage from...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - 1830 - 334 pages
...that ancient-modem, Waller : That eagle's fate and mine are one, .Which on the shaft that made hint die, Espied a feather of his own Wherewith he wont to soar on high. His Lordship disdained to commit any larceny on me ; and no doubt the following passage from...
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Speech of Spencer Perceval ... on the Reform bill, with a letter to the ...

Spencer Perceval - 1831
...destroyed the other night by my right honourable friend; and, perhaps, That eagle's fate and his were one," Who on the shaft that made him die, Espied a...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. One of the first things that ever made any great impression of doubt or hesitation in my mind, on the...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 1

Great Britain - 1831
...Waller:— TO A LADV SINGING A SONS OF HIS COMPOSING. •' 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 on high." _ CGF CHARACTER OF THE PRESENT SULTAN OF TURKEY. AT tins period when the attention of almost...
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The speeches in both houses of parliament, on the question of reform in the ...

Parliament proc, Will. iv - 1832
...destroyed the other night by my right honorable friend ; and, perhaps — Tlint eagle's fate and his were one, Who, on the shaft that made him die, Espied a...feather of his own Wherewith he wont to soar so high. One of the first things that ever made any great impression of doubt or hesitation in my mind on the...
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The New Road to Ruin: A Novel, Volume 3

Lady Catherine Pollock Manners Stepney - 1833
...paraphernalia of chocolate, in vainly seeking for the departed Morning Post. CHAPTER V. That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who, on the shaft that made...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. WALLER. THERK was a party of sixteen at Darmaya House. The Duke's carriage was to take Mrs. Montague,...
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