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" A fearful hope was all the world contained ; Forests were set on fire — but hour by hour They fell and faded — and the crackling trunks Extinguished with a crash — and all was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect,... "
The Works of Lord Byron - Page 145
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1843
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English Poetry of the Nineteenth Century: A Connected Representation of ...

George Roy Elliott, Norman Foerster - English poetry - 1923 - 825 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes fell upon them: some lay down And hid their eyes and wept ; and some did rest 25 Their chins upon their clenched hands, and smiled ; And others hurried to and fro, and fed Their...
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge ...

Curtis Hidden Page - English poetry - 1924 - 458 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore nri unearthly aspect, as by fits The flushes fell upon them ; some lay down And hid their eyes...again With curses cast them down upon the dust, And gnash 'd their teeth and liowl'd : the wild birds shriek'd And, terrified, did flutter on the ground,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...wag black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes smile: And eoon the night-glass through the narrow...Pacha's galley« lay. Count they each sail, and m And others hurried to and fro, and fed | Their funeral piles with fuel, and look'd up With road disquietude...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The fiashes fell upon them; some lay down And hid their eyes and...dull sky, The pall of a past world; and then again 30 With curses cast them down upon the dust, And gnash'd their teeth and howl'd: the wild birds shriek'd...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 pages
...despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes fell upon them; some lay down 25 And hid their eyes and wept; and some did rest Their...and look'd up With mad disquietude on the dull sky, 30 The pall of a past world; and then again With curses cast them down upon the dust, And gnash 'd...
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The Last Man

Mary Shelley - Fiction - 1996 - 425 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes fell upon them; some lay down And hid their eyes and wept; and some did rest 25 Their chins upon their clenched hands, and smiled; And others hurried to and fro, and fed Their...
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Poèmes

2000 - 120 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes fell upon them; some lay down And hid their eyes and...and smiled; And others hurried to and fro, and fed 80 TENEBRES J'eus un rêve ; il ne fut pas pleinement un rêve. L'éclatant soleil s'était éteint,...
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International Law Reports, Volume 110

E. Lauterpacht, C. J. Greenwood, Andrew G. Oppenheimer - Law - 1998 - 750 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes fell upon them: some lay down And hid their eyes and wept: . . . . . . The world was void. The populous and the powerful was a lump. Seasonless, herbless, treeless,...
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Nuclear Weapons and Scientific Responsibility

C. G. Weeramantry - Law - 1999 - 430 pages
...was black. The brows of men by the despairing light Wore an unearthly aspect, as by fits The flashes fell upon them ; some lay down And hid their eyes and wept ; ... . . . The world was void, The populous and the powerful was a lump, Seasonless, herbless, treeless,...
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