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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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The Poetical Works of Edmund Waller and Sir John Denham, Page 127

Edmund Waller, Sir John Denham, George Gilfillan - English poetry - 1857 - 329 pages
...spirit, with this spell Of my own teaching, I am caught. 2 That eagle's fate1 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. 3 Had Echo, with so sweet a grace, Narcissus' loud complaints return'd, Not for reflection of his face,...
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Conversations on legislation for the Church. M.P. and canon. iv-vii, ix. [v ...

1859
...give it me in English. Can. Don't you remember how Person gives it, in a verse from Waller 2 : Thai eagle's fate and mine are one, Who on the shaft that...feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high. MP But consider, Lord Chichester is an Estates Commissioner ; ' 'tis his vocation,' Canon. Can. To...
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The North-Carolina Journal of Education, Volume 2

Education - 1859
...song to which he himself had composed the words he eays : That Fagle's fute 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. But Waller's is only the skeleton of "the Apollo;" Byron's is the Apollo" itself. I am fearful of...
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Speeches in Parliament and Some Miscellaneous Pamphlets of the ..., Volume 1

Henry Drummond - Great Britain - 1860 - 390 pages
...read. They will feel somewhat like the bird, of whom 'tis said — " The eagle's fate and his were one, Who on the shaft that made him die Espied a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high." The inequalities in the representative system which the honourable member for the Tower Hamlets, (Mr....
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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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Vicissitudes of Families: And Other Essays, Volume 1

John Bernard Burke - Great Britain - 1860 - 437 pages
...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." Waller the poet must be ever respected. Waller the man was a curious compound : he was an aristocrat...
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The British Journal of Homoeopathy, Volume 20

John James Drysdale, Robert Ellis Dudgeon, Richard Hughes, John Rutherfurd Russell - Homeopathy - 1862
...out," he might say— " That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who in the shaft that made him die Beheld a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high." I really believe the idea is original. swear positively that he believed this substance to be a powerful...
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The British Journal of Homoeopathy, Volume 20

1862
...out," he might say — " That eagle's fate and mine are one, Who in the shaft that made him die Beheld a feather of his own, Wherewith he wont to soar so high." I really believe the idea is original. swear positively that he believed this substance to be a powerful...
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Wilson's Tales of the Borders, and of Scotland ..., Volumes 23-24; Volume 119

John Mackay Wilson - 1863
...been a reader, he might have remembered Waller's verse — "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." So Mysie gained her plea, and the marriage with Anabella, for whom she had embroidered the marriage...
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Literature, its rise, progress, fortunes and advantages, an address

Charles Spence (of Liverpool.) - 1863
...still." Byron also quotes the line from Cowper in " Beppo." " 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." Waller. " So the struck eagle stretch'd upon the plain, No more through rolling clouds to soar again,...
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