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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: With Notes, and a Metrical Table - Page 179
by Aristophanes - 1861
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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 Birds of Aristophanes, with notes by C.C. Felton

Aristophanes - 1849
...ffireTTapfivav aura. Kai rififls ovv, <j>r)<riv, oi% iir' аХХсв n-o-^o/i таОто, " That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft...in the beautiful lines on Kirke White: — "So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own...
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The Birds of Aristophanes

Aristophanes - 1849 - 228 pages
...yviiу" The idea was made use of by Waller, as quoted by Person and Wheelwright: — " That eagle-s fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft that made...in the beautiful lines on Kirke White: — " So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own...
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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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Eclog Aristophanic, selections from The clouds (The birds) with ..., Part 2

Aristophanes - 1852
...avTtf. Kai j^tt oiv, фraiv, ovx VIT' aXXwv 7гiТ%оpt v таvта, XXd Ty Iayruv yvpy. The idea was made use of by Waller, as quoted by Porson...the beautiful lines on Kirke White : — " So the struck eagle, stretched upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again, Viewed his own...
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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
...Commission. It calls 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...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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Appendicia Et Pertinentiae: Or, Parochial Fragments Relating to the Parish ...

John Wood Warter - Sussex (England) - 1853 - 369 pages
...his songs : — . " That Eagle's fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft that made him die ; Esgied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high ! " Prov. xv. 33. 72 THE LEARNED SELDEN. HISTORY OF TITHES. EUBULUS. It was here that Selden got...
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A Collection of Familiar Quotations: With Complete Indices of Authors and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1856 - 358 pages
...ii. — KLT.LER. To a Lady singing a Song of his composing. 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 so high. MARQUIS OF MONTROSE. 1612-1650. Song, "My Dear and only Love." I '11 make thee famous by my pen, And...
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Specimens of the Poets and Poetry of Greece and Rome

William Peter - 1856 - 3 pages
...the spell Of my own teaching I in caught. That Eagle's fate and mine are one, Which, on the slmfl that made him die, Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. Lines, by Lord Бутоп, on Henry Kirie White, tr/m died at ambridg, in October, 1КЮ, tkrougk...
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