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" Sweet hour of twilight ! — in the solitude Of the pine forest, and the silent shore Which bounds Ravenna's immemorial wood, Rooted where once the Adrian wave flow'd o'er, To where the last Caesarean fortress stood, Evergreen forest! "
Journal of the Conversations of Lord Byron: Noted During a Residence with ... - Page 16
by Thomas Medwin - 1824 - 304 pages
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Italy and Her Invaders: The Visigothic invasion. 1880

Thomas Hodgkin - Europe - 1880
...wave flowed o'er, To where the last Caesarean fortress stood. Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, How have I loved the twilight hour and thec. The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the...
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Gems of national poetry. Compiled and ed. by mrs. Valentine

Laura Valentine - 1880
...Bocaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, [thee ! How have I loved the twilight hour and The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, [mine Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and And vesper bells that rose the boughs along : The spectre...
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Poetry of Byron

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1881 - 276 pages
...wave flowed o'er, To where the last Csesarean fortress stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, How...pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bell's that rose the boughs along ; The...
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Poetry of Byron, chosen by M. Arnold

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1881
...wave flowed o'er, To where the last Caesarean fortress stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, How...pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bell's that rose the boughs along ; The...
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Harper's Cyclopędia of British and American Poetry

Epes Sargent - American poetry - 1881 - 958 pages
...Adrian wave flowed o'er, To whore the last Cesareau fortress stood, Evergreen forest! which Boccaccio's ay, Ah, whither strays the immortal mindT It cannot...stay, But leaves its darkened dust behind. Thon, Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper-hell's that rose the boughs along : The...
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Italian Highways

E. Augusta King - Italy - 1896 - 435 pages
...the solitude Of the pine-forest, and the silent shore Which bounds Ravenna's immemorial wood. ***** The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bells that rose the boughs along.' Here,...
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Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Volume 7

Charles Dudley Warner - Literature - 1897
...wave flowed o'er To where the last Caesarean fortress stood, — Evergreen forest! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, How...pine. Making their summer lives one ceaseless song. Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bells that rose the boughs along: The spectre...
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Handbook for Travellers in Northern Italy: Comprising: Turin, Milan, Pavia ...

John Murray (Firm) - Italy - 1897 - 604 pages
...furent ! \vhich Boccaccio's lore And 1 iryden's lay made haunted ground to me, Нолу have I lov'd the twilight hour and thee ! The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives oneceasekes song, AVere the sole echoes, tave шу steed's and mine, And vesper bells that rose the...
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From Chaucer to Tennyson: With Twenty-nine Portraits and Selections from ...

Henry Augustin Beers - English literature - 1898 - 317 pages
...wave flowed o'er, To where the last Caesarian fortress stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, How...pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bells that rose the boughs along ; The specter...
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A History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century

Henry Augustin Beers - English literature - 1898 - 455 pages
...wave flowed o'er, To where the last Caesarian fortress stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to me, How have I loved the twilight hour and thee ! — Don Juan. f I must entirely agree with Monsieur Boileau, that one verse of Vergil is worth all...
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