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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 Library of Poetry and Song, Volume 1

William Cullen Bryant - American poetry - 1925 - 1100 pages
...Bride of Aftfdos, Caitf. ii. BYkON. THE POHT'S ADMIRATION. 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. To a Lady singing a Smg of hit Competing- ^- WALLER. Is she not more than painting can express, Or...
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Yardbird Suite: A Compendium of the Music and Life of Charlie Parker

Lawrence O. Koch - Music - 1988 - 336 pages
...PERIOD— PART TWO Bird Feathers (October-December 1947) 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. Edmund Waller — To a lady singing a song of his composing. As one views the New York scene in the...
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Eagle's Plume: The Struggle to Preserve the Life and Haunts of America's ...

Bruce E. Beans - Nature - 1997 - 318 pages
...Are we now smitten. " AESCHYLUS, 525-456 BC, FRAGMENT 135 That eagle's fate and mine are one, Which on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he was wont to soar so high. EDMUND WALLER, 1605-1687, "To A LADY SlNGING A SONG OF His COMPOSING" •^y...
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Noon, Volume 1, Issue 7

1901
...spirit, with this spell Of my own teaching, I am caught, 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, Had Echo, with so sweet a grace, Narcissus' loud complaints returned, Not for reflection of his face...
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The North American Review, Volume 91

North American review - 1860
...spirit, with this spell Of my own teaching I am caught. " 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 figure of an eagle killed by a dart feathered from his own wing is very fine. It has since been...
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MEMORIAL EDITION. The Family Library OF POETRY AND SONG.

1880
...Bride of Abydos, Cant, ii, BYRON. THE POET'S ADMIRATION. That eagle's fate and mine are one, Which, onstitution."] AY, tear her tattered ensign down ! Long has it waved on high, And many an To a Lady singing a Song of his Composing, E. WALLER. Is she not more than painting can express, Or...
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Hansard's Parliamentary Debates

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1882
...him ; and the House might say with the poet 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." SIE JOHN LUBBOCK said, he could assure his Friends on the Ministerial side of the House that...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 10

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1818
...some verses to a lady on singing a song he had written. " 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 fly so high." Origin of lite term Gazette. Renaudt, a physician, first published, at Pari?, a Gazette...
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The Naturalist, Volumes 7-8

Natural history - 1857
...steadily wings his way to the Humber or the Trent, of sharing the fate of the ill-starred eagle, "Which on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he'd wont to soar so high;" nor dreads that the "grey goose wing" that steers the shaft will in his...
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The Imperial Magazine;: And, Monthly Record of Religious ..., Volume 3

Samuel Drew - 1821
...Lines " on hearing a lady singing one of his own songs." " That eagle's fate and mine are one, \Vlio on the shaft that made him die, Espied a feather of his own With which he ns'd to soar so high." As for "his Lordship's" verses on the Death of the Princess Charlotte,...
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