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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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Anthologia oxoniensis

William Linwood - College verse - 1846 - 306 pages
...a 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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Anthologia oxoniensis

William Linwood - College verse - 1846 - 306 pages
...a 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 United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volume 19

United States - 1846
...spirit with this spell il ! my own teaching, I am canght. That eagle's fate and mine are one, Which on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own Wherewith he'd wont to soar so high. Had Echo with so sweet a grace Narcisses' lond complaints returned, Not...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 19

United States - 1846
...a 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'd wont to soar so high. Had Echo with so sweet a grace Narcissus' loud complaints returned. Not...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1886
...of desire The feast of the soul is melted away. PLATO. ["TbiĞ reads like Tom Moore.l That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft that made...Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar on high. WP fTbe idea is, of course, to be found hi JEscbylus'a ' Fragments.' See Plumptre's translation,...
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Historical Essays

John Coleman (of Dover.) - Europe - 1851 - 764 pages
...following simile Waller has been copied by Lord Byron — " That eagle's fate and mine were one, Which on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high." Of the few gems we have been enabled to gather from the sands of this poetic Pactolus, the following...
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The Musical World: A Weekly Record of Musical Science, Literature ..., Volume 25

Music - 1851
...Felt the same shaft which his own feathers dress'd. WALLER. The 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. This is cool robbing, no doubt. But here are two more instances. MOORE. — Little's Poems....
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to ..., Volume 5

James Boswell - 1851
...said " Mr. Macqueen is fighting pro aris etfocis."\ * " 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." To A LADY SINGINO A SONU OF HIS COMPOSING. Byron has made a much finer and nobler use of...
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The life of Samuel Johnson. [Followed by] The journal of a tour to ..., Volume 5

James Boswell - 1852
...fighting pro aris ct focis."-\ * " That eagle.s fate and mine are one, Which, on the shaft that mode him die, Espied a feather of his own Wherewith he wont to soar on high." To A LADT SINGING A SONG OF HIS CoMrosisii. Uyron has made a ranch finer and nobler use of...
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Appendicia et pertinentiae; or, Parochial fragments relating to the parish ...

John Wood Warter - 1853
...to my mind the often quoted lines of Waller, to a lady singing 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 ! " 7 Prov. xv. 33. EUBULUS. It was here that Selden got entangled ; and for this it was that I qualified...
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