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" On Suli's rock, and Parga's shore, Exists the remnant of a line Such as the Doric mothers bore; And there, perhaps, some seed is sown, The Heracleidan blood might own. "
Specimens of Greek and Latin verse: chiefly translations - Page 10
by Charles Rann Kennedy - 1853 - 154 pages
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The Greece of the Greeks, Volume 1

G. A. Perdicaris - Greece - 1845
...bride with her long flowing hair, And many a maid from her mother shall tear." When Lord Byron said, " On Suli's rock and Parga's shore, Exists the remnant of a line Such as the Doric mothers bore," he little thought that the creations of his fancy were so soon to be the realities of history. But...
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The American Speaker: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and Exercises ...

John Frost - Elocution - 1845 - 448 pages
...served — but served Polycrates — A tyrant : but our masters then Were still at least our countrymen. The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest friend: That tyrant was Miltiades ! O ! that the present hour would lend Another despot of the kind ! Such chains as his were sure to...
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The District School Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed ...

William Draper Swan - American literature - 1845 - 484 pages
...nobler and the manlier one ? You have the letters Cadmus gave — Think ye he meant them for a slave? The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest friend ; That tyrant was Miltiades ! O that the present hour would lend Another despot of the kind ! Such chains as his were sure to bind....
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The District School Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed ...

William Draper Swan - American literature - 1845 - 484 pages
...Was freedom's best and bravest friend ; That tyrant was Miltiades ! O that the present hour v/ould lend Another despot of the kind ! Such chains as his were sure to bind. Trust not for freedom to the Franks — They have a king who buys and sells. In native swords and native...
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...— but served Polycrates — A tyrant ; but our masters then Were still, at least, our countrymen. The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest friend ; That tyrant was Miltiades ! O, that the present hour would lend Another despot of the kind ! Such chains as his were sure to...
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The Ecclesiastic [afterw.] The Theologian and ecclesiastic ..., Volumes 3-4

1847
...formal term, SitnroTr,; the accidental equivalent, exactly as Lord Byron uses the English terms : " The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and...the kind ; Such chains as his were sure to bind." This use we cannot but consider superior to Mr. Grote's. Besides we do not think that Despot in its...
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The Select Poetical Works

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1848 - 406 pages
...— but served Polycrates — A tyrant ; but our masters then Were still, at least, our countrymea The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and...Parga's shore, Exists the remnant of a line Such as the Duric mothers bore : And there, perhaps, some seed is sown, The Heracleidan blood might own. Trust...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Series for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...slavet The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest frianJ ; tyrant was Miltiades ! O that the present hour would lend Another despot of the kind ! Such chains as his were sure to bind. Trust not for freedom to the Franks — They have a king who buys and sells In native swords and native...
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Don Juan, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1849
...but served Polycrates — A tyrant ; but our masters then Were still, at least, our countrymen. 12. The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and...present hour would lend Another despot of the kind I Such chains as his were sure to bind. 13. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! On Suli's rock, and...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 pages
...— but served Polycrates — A tyrant : but our masters then Were still, at least, our countrymen. The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest friend ' That tyrant was Miltiades ! Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! On Suli's rock and Parga's shore, Exists the remnant of a line...
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