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" Twas still some solace in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to each other's speech ,. And each turn comforter to each With some new hope, or legend old, Or song heroically bold; But even these at length grew cold. "
The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature - Page 570
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The works of lord Byron, with notes by T. Moore [and others].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1842
...tomb, and of the cr.«iijal decay of their cheery fortitude, is full of pity and •taaj — JCFTMY.] dungeon stone, A grating sound — not full and free As they of yore were wont to be : It might be...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1843
...; But even these at length grew cold. Our voices took a dreary tone, An echo of the dungeon stone, A grating sound — not full and free As they of yore...be fancy — but to me They never sounded like our owu IV. I was the eldest of the three, And to uphold and cheer the rest I ought to do — and did my...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1845 - 504 pages
...still some solace, in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to each other's speech, And each turn comforter to each With some new hope, or...cold. Our voices took a dreary tone, An echo of the dungeon-atone, A grating sound — not full and free, As they of yore were wont to be ; It might be...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - Authors, English - 1846 - 504 pages
...still some solace, in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to each other's speech, And each turn comforter to each With some new hope, or...fancy — but to me They never sounded like our own. IV. I was the eldest of the three, And to uphold and cheer the rest I ought to do — and did my best...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...still some solace, in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to each other's speech, And each turn comforter to each With some new hope, or...fancy, — but to me They never sounded like our own. IV. I was the eldest of the three, And, to uphold and cheer the rest, I ought to do, and did, my best,...
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Contributions to the Edinburgh Review by Francis Jeffrey, Volume 2

Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey - 1846
...still some solace in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to each other's speech, And each turn comforter to each, With some new hope, or...— not full and free As they of yore were wont to he : It might he fancy — hut to me They never sounded like our own." The return to the condition...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Ed ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1846
...of earth, To hearken to each other's speech, And each turn comforter to each With some new hope of legend old, Or song heroically bold ; But even these...— Our voices took a dreary tone, An echo of the dungeon stone, A grating sound — not full and free As they of yore were wont to be ; • It might...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Including the Suppressed Poems: Also a Sketch of ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1846 - 764 pages
...still some solace in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to euch other's speech, And round her, and illume With hectic light, the Hesperus of the dead, (Л her consumi hold ; But even these at length »row cold. Our voices took a dreary tone, An echo of the dungeon-stone,...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1847 - 827 pages
...fortitude, is full of pity and agony — JermsY.3 • The Chateau de Chillon is situated between Clarens and ainless, and on thy clear stream dungeon stone, A grating sound — not full and free As they of yore were wont to be : It might be...
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Tales and Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1848 - 290 pages
...still some solace in the dearth Of the pure elements of earth, To hearken to each other's speech, And each turn comforter to each With some new hope, or...As they of yore were wont to be ; It might be fancy — hut to me They never sounded like our own. IV. I was the eldest of the three, And to uphold and...
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