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" To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. Chillon! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar — for 'twas trod, Until his very steps have left... "
The Works of Lord Byron - Page 267
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1823
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The Hand-book for Travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savoy and ...

Switzerland - 1811 - 517 pages
...Byron afterwards wrote the sonnet on Bonnivard, from which the following lines are taken : "Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar;...'twas trod Until his very steps have left a trace Wern, as if thy cold pavement were a soil, By Bonnivard ! May none those marks efface ! For they appeal...
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Hebrew Melodies

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Bookbinders - 1815 - 53 pages
...country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. B 2 Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar...Worn, as if thy cold pavement were a sod, By Bonnivard ! ' — May none those marks efface ! For they appeal from tyranny to God. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON....
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The Prisoner of Chillon, and Other Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1816 - 60 pages
...country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. s % Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar...Worn, as if thy cold pavement were a sod, By Bonnivard ! ' — May none those marks efface ! For they appeal from tyranny to God. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON....
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 87, Part 1

Early English newspapers - 1817
...gloom, [tyrdom, Their country conquers with their marAnd Freedom's lame finds wings on every wind. Chil Ion! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor...a trace Worn, as if thy cold pavement were a sod, [efface ! By Bonnivard! — May none those marks For they appeal from tyranny toGod." The Poem is illustrated...
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The Gentleman's Magazine

1817
...wind. Chilian ! thy prison i* a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar — for 'twas trosl, Until bis very steps have left a trace Worn, as if thy cold pavement were a sod, [efface ! By Bonnivard !— May none those marks For they appeal from tyranny toGod." The Poem is illustrated...
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The works of ... lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1818
...country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. VOL. VI. B Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar...Worn, as if thy cold pavement were a sod, By Bonnivard ! ' — May none those marks efface ! For they appeal from tyranny to God. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON....
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The works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: In five [i.e. six] volumes

Baron George Gordon Byron Byron - 1818
...country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. VOL. VI. B Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar...Worn, as if thy cold pavement were a sod, By Bonnivard ! ' — May none those marks efface ! For they appeal from tyranny to God. THE PRISONER OF CHILLQN....
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Letters during a tour through ... France, Savoy, Switzerland, Germany and ...

Thomas Raffles - 1818
...victims these vaults enclosed, were made to pass from a living sepulchre to that of death. " Chillon, thy prison is a holy place And thy sad floor an altar...left a trace Worn as if thy cold pavement were a sod. Bonnivard ! May none those marks efface, For they appeal from tyranny to God." Emerging from the dungeons...
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Letters, During a Tour Through Some Parts of France, Savoy, Switzerland ...

Thomas Raffles - Europe - 1818 - 312 pages
...sepulchre to that of death. " Chillon, tby prison is a holy place And tby sad floor an altar—for 'twas trod, Until his very steps have left a trace Worn as if tby cold pavement were a sod. Bonnivard! May none those marks efface, For they appeal from tyranny...
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Letters During a Tour Through Some Parts of France, Savoy, Switzerland ...

Raffles Thomas - Europe - 1819 - 336 pages
...victims these vaults enclosed} were made to pass from a living sepulchre to that of death. " Chillon, thy prison is a holy place And thy sad floor an altar...left a trace Worn as if thy cold pavement were a sod. Bonnivard ! May none those marks efface, ' . ' For they appeal from tyranny to God." Emerging from...
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