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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 British Satirist: Comprising the Best Satires of the Most Celebrated ...

Satire, English - 1831 - 388 pages
...dignified »ven the sacred functions lie was destined to assume. While the same plumage that had wanned his nest Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding...ever on the wing, Alone impels the modern Bard to sins: >Tis true, that all who rhyme, nay, all who write, Shrink from the fatal word to Genius— Trite...
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The Monthly Repository, and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 1

1831
...Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel, " He cursed the pinion which impelled the steel ; " While the same plumage that had warmed his nest " Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." XI. 17B0. His father was a tradesman in that city He early discovered a great desire for reading; and...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 1

Great Britain - 1831
...heart Eeen 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 braurt." The foregoing beautiful simile of Lord Byron's in his "English Bards and Scotch Reviewers,"...
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Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets, Volume 2

1831
...to feei He nursed the pinion which impell'd the steel. While the same plumage that had waroi'd bis nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast. There be who say, in these enlighten'd day« That splendid lies are all the poet's praise ; 830 That strain'd invention, ever...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
...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 Student's Manual: Designed, by Specific Directions, to Aid in Forming ...

John Todd - Conduct of life - 1835 - 392 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." It may, no doubt, be true, that the man who sits down to study, and gives his whole soul to it, without...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 7

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836
...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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Theory and Practice of Homoeopathy: First Part, Containing a Theory of ...

I. G. Rosenstein - Homeopathy - 1840 - 288 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." It may, no doubt, be true, that the man who sits down ".o study, and gives his whole soul to it without...
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The literary character. Character of James the First

Isaac Disraeli - Authors, English - 1841
...; Keen were his pangs, but keener far to feel He nursed the pinion which iinpell'd the steel, While the same plumage that had warmed his nest, Drank the last life-drop of his bleeding breast." One of our former great students, when reduced in health by excessive study, was entreated to abandon...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 935 pages
...be, who say, in these enlighten'd days, That splendid lies are all the poet's praise ; That strain'd s bound beneath me as a steed That knows his rider.(3) Welcome to T is true, that all who rhyme — nay, all who write, Shrink trom that fatal word to genius — trite;...
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