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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 poetical works of lord Byron, with illustr. by K. Halswelle

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1861
...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...of the kind ! Such chains as his were sure to bind. 13. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine! On Suli's rock, and Parga's shore, Exists the remnant of a...
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The New Speaker. With an Essay on Elocution

John Connery - Elocution - 1861 - 395 pages
...It made Anacreon's song divine ; A tyrant : but our masters then Were still at least our countrymen. The tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and...present hour would lend Another despot of the kind _! Such chains as his were sure to bind. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! On Suli's rock and Parga's...
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A First Class Reader: Consisting of Extracts, in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - Readers (Secondary) - 1861 - 552 pages
...the Island of Samos. He befriended and patronized the poet Anacreon. That tyrant was Miltiades ! 0 that the present hour would lend Another despot of...sure to bind. Fill high the bowl with Samian wine 1 On Suli's rock, and Parga's shore,* Exists the remnant of a line Such as the Doric mothers bore ;...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - 1863
...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...the present hour would lend Another despot of the kindl Such chains as his were sure to bind. Fill high the bowl with Samiau wine! On Suli's rock, and...
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The Home and foreign review [formerly The Rambler]., Volume 2

1863
...that the great Hellenic spirit was not extinct, he turned to the Albanian Suliotes: " On Suli's top and Parga's shore Exists the remnant of a line Such as the Dorian mothers bore; And there perhaps some seed is sown The Heracleidan blood might own." It is true...
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A history of the world from the earliest records to the present time, Volume 1

Philip Smith - 1864
...recur to their relations to the empire. A citizen of a free state might be the tyrant of a colony : — "The Tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest friend ; That tyrant was Miltiodcs ! " The most splendid and successful of these Asiatic Tyrants, rivalling the fame of Periander,...
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A History of the World from the Earliest Records to the Present Time: From ...

Philip Smith - History, Ancient - 1865
...to their relations to the empire. A citizen of a free state might be the tyrant of a colony : — " The Tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest friend ; That tyrant was Miltiades ! " , The most splendid and successful of these Asiatic Tyrants, rivalling the fame of Periander, was...
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 719 pages
...but served Polycrates — A tyrant ; but our masters then Were still, at least, our countrymen. Tho tyrant of the Chersonese Was freedom's best and bravest...were sure to bind. Fill high the bowl with Samian win* ! On Suli's rock, and Parga's shore, Exists the remnant of a line Trust not for freedom to the...
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Harper's Hand-book for Travellers in Europe and the East

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1870
...tyrant was Miltlades ! Oh ! that the present hour could lend Another despot of the kind ! Such chaiat as his were sure to bind. " Fill high the bowl with Samian wine ! On Suli's rock and Perga's shore, Exists the remnants of a line Such as the Doric mothers bore ; And there perhaps some...
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Acrostics in prose and verse, a sequel to Double acrostics by various ...

Double acrostics - 1867
...his woes withal, was slain, the sinner ! Because he could no more digest his dinner." 4. "Upon this rock and Parga's shore Exists the remnant of a line Such as the Doric mothers bore." 6. " Taken from the wood In which their power all others did excel, Now made forget their former cruel...
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