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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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The Masterpieces and the History of Literature: Analysis ..., Volume 3

Julian Hawthorne - Literature - 1906
...wave flowed o'er, To where the last Caesarean fortress stood ; Ever green 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 stole the boughs among. The...
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With Byron in Italy: Being a Selection of the Poems and Letter of Lord Byron ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - British - 1906 - 327 pages
...wave flow'd 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 have I loved the twilight hour and thee ! CVI The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the...
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With Byron in Italy: A Selection of the Poems and Letters of Lord Byron ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Anna Benneson McMahan - English letters - 1907 - 327 pages
...Adrian wave flow'd 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 thee ! CVI The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the...
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Selections from Byron: The Prisoner of Chillon, Mazeppa, and Other Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1907 - 101 pages
...where the last Caesarean fortress * stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay2 made haunted ground to me, How have I loved the twilight hour and thee ! CVII Oh, Hesperus ! 3 thou bringest all good things — Home to the weary, to the hungry cheer, To...
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Through Italy with the Poets

Robert Haven Schauffler - Italy - 1908 - 429 pages
...Adrian 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...sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bells that rose the boughs along : The specter huntsman of Onesti's line, His hell-dogs and their chase,...
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The Poetic Old-world: A Little Book for Tourists

Lucy Humphrey Smith - Europe - 1908 - 513 pages
...Adrian wave flowed o'er To where the last Cassarean 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 ! Dante "c* o *c> ^> <2* <2* <^ (Ravenna) PYANTE am I, — Minerva's son, who knew *-*' With skill...
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Publications of the Modern Language Association of America, Volume 23

Modern Language Association of America - Franco-Provenšal dialects - 1908 - 35 pages
...To where the last Ctcsarean fortress stood, Evergreen forest ; which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden' a lay made haunted ground to me, How have I loved the twilight hour and thee ! " Byron is never very profound, and in his verse he presents little more than the Italy that he sees....
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British Poets of the Nineteenth Century: Poems by Wordsworth, Coleridge ...

Curtis Hidden Page - English poetry - 1910 - 935 pages
...fortress stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's lore And Dryden's lay made haunted ground to tne. et. each alone, We could not move a single pace. We...fiice, But with that pale and livid light Tlmt made Were the sole echoes, save my steed's and mine, And vesper bell's that rose the boughs along ; The...
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Century Readings for a Course in English Literature

John William Cunliffe, James Francis Augustine Pyre, Karl Young - English literature - 1910 - 1025 pages
...wave flowed o'er, '96 To where the last Caesarean fortress stood, Evergreen forest ! which Boccaccio's th all she can To make her Foster-child, her Inmate Man, Forget the glories he hath known, And t ! 200 The shrill cicalas, people of the pine, Making their summer lives one ceaseless song, Were the...
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Twelve Centuries of English Poetry and Prose, Volume 2

English literature - 1910
...thee ! 106 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 bell's that rose the boughs along; The spectre huntsman of Onesti's line, His hell-dogs, and their chase, and the fair throng Which...
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