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" So the struck Eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own feather on the fatal dart, And winged the shaft that quivered in his heart; Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which... "
Lord Byron's Works - Page 43
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821
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The poetical works of lord Byron, ed. with a critical mem. by W. M. Rossetti

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881
...far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impcll'd the steel ; While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. There be, who say, in these enlighten' d days, That splendid lies are all the poet s praise ; That strain' d invention, ever on...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with life

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881 - 576 pages
...feel, He nursed the pinion whieh impell'd the steel ; While the same plumage thai, had warm'd his uesf Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. There be, who say, in these enlighten'd days That splendid lies are all the poet's praise ; That strain 'd invention, ever on the...
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History of Winneshiek and Allamakee Counties, Iowa

W. E. Alexander - Allamakee County (Iowa) - 1882 - 738 pages
...Keen werr; his pangs, but keener far to feel. He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast! Doubtless Samuel was not dearer to his friends than were the others to those who knew and loved them...
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With the Poets: A Selection of English Poetry

Frederic William Farrar - English poetry - 1883 - 290 pages
...Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest. Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. From Euglish Bards and Scotch Rerincrm. THE ISLES OF GREECE. THE isles of Greece ! The isles of Greece...
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The Complete Poetical and Dramatic Works of Lord Byron: With a Comprehensive ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1883 - 662 pages
...dignified even the sacred functions he was destined to assume. 349 While the same plumage that had warm'd gging spirit doubly weak; Still o'er the features, which perforce they cheer, To feign enlighten'd days, That splendid lies are all the poet s praise; That strain'd invention, ever on the...
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The Poets of the Church: A Series of Biographical Sketches of Hymn-writers ...

Edwin Francis Hatfield - Hymn writers - 1884 - 719 pages
...heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." A portion of his poems was left incomplete. Among these is the hymn, " Much in sorrow, oft in woe,"...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with notes, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1885
...far to feel He nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel ; While the same plumage that had warm'd his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. There be who say, in these enlighten'd days, That splendid lies are all the poet's praise ; That strain'd invention, ever on the...
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The American Library of Art, Literature and Song, Volume 5

Literature - 1886
...heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. LORD BYRON. * Henry Kirke White died nt Cambridge in October, 1806, in consequence of too much exertion...
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Annual Reports of the War Department, Part 1

United States. War Department - 1887
...heart. Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed tho pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. 1. Alienate, v!. Anecdote. :i. Abbreviate. •I. Benign. .">. Bequeath. (i. lilaspheme. 7. Buoyant....
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The Higher Education, Issues 1-17

Artemas Bowers Muzzey - Education, Higher - 1871 - 13 pages
...Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, He nursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; While the same plumage that had warmed his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast ! " Our deceased friend remarked that the unexpected failure of his health, the frustration of his...
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