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" Place me on Sunium's marbled steep, Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs sweep; There, swan-like, let me sing and die: A land of slaves shall ne'er be mine— Dash down yon cup of Samian wine! "
Specimens of Greek and Latin verse: chiefly translations - Page 12
by Charles Rann Kennedy - 1853 - 154 pages
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Dow's Patent Sermons, Volume 2

Dow (Jr.) - 1857
...on* Biiolh«i, a«ti prevent being wedded forever to wo. So mote it be I WINE — SLAVERY. TEXT. — Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins dance beneath the shade— I see their glorious black.eyes shine ; But, gazing on each glowing maid My own the burning tear-drop laves To think such...
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Gleanings from the Poets for Home and School

1858
...hope of courage dwells ; But Turkish force and Latin fraud Would break your shield, however broad. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins...such breasts must suckle slaves. Place me on Sunium's marbled steep, — Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs sweep ; There,...
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Osgood's Progressive Fifth Reader: Embracing a System of Instruction in the ...

Lucius Osgood - Elocution - 1858 - 480 pages
...The tyrant of the Chersonese Was Freedom's best and bravest friend*; That tyrant was Miltiades* ! 13. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins...tear-drop laves, To think such breasts must suckle slaves. 14. Place me on Sunium's marbled steep, Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with life

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1859 - 576 pages
...dwells ; But Turkish force, and Latin fraud. Would break your shield, however broad. Dl-HON'S POEMS. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins...black eyes shine ; But gazing on each glowing maid, Mj" own the burning tear-drop laves, To think such breasts must suckle slaves. Place me on Suninm's...
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Poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1859
...hope of courage dwells ; But Turkish force and Latin fraud Would break your shield, however broad. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins dance beneath the shadeI see their glorious black eyes shine ; But gazing on each glowing maid, My own the burning tear-drop...
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The practical elocutionist

Conrad Hume Pinches - 1860
...native ranks, The only hope of courage dwells ; But Turkish force, and Latin fraud, Fill high the howl with Samian wine! Our virgins dance beneath the shade—...such breasts must suckle slaves. Place me on Sunium's marbled steep— Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs sweep ; There, swan-like,...
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A book of English poetry; ed. by T. Shorter

Thomas Shorter - 1861
...hope of courage dwells ; But Turkish force, and Latin fraud, Would break your shield, however broad. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins...think such breasts must suckle slaves. Place me on Suninm's marbled steep, Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs sweep ; There,...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with illustr. by K. Halswelle

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1861
...of courage dwells ; But Turkish force, and Latin fraud, Would break your shield, however broad. 15. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins...tear-drop laves, To think such breasts must suckle slaves. 16. Place me on Sunium's marbled steep, Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - 1863
...hope of courage dwells; But Turkish force, and Latin fraud, Would break your shield, however broad. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine! Our virgins dance...such breasts must suckle slaves. Place me on Sunium's marbled steep, Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs sweep; There, swan-like,...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...hope of courage dwells ; But Turkish force, and Latin fraud, Would break your shield, however broad. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! Our virgins...such breasts must suckle slaves. Place me on Sunium's marbled steep, Where nothing, save the waves and I, May hear our mutual murmurs sweep ; There, swan-like,...
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