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" There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear; And where his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled, and Mercy sigh'd farewell! "
The queen's confession; or, The martyrdom of st. John Nepomucene, taken ... - Page 78
by Marie David - 1881
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The island bride, in six cantos

John Hobart Caunter - 1830
...nimis alta semper cupiebat." — Sallust. NOTE 2. STANZA IV. There was a lurking devil in his eye. " There was a laughing devil in his sneer That raised...hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled — and mercy sigh'd farewell." Corsair. CANIO iv.) NOTES. 231 NOTE 4. STANZA XIII. There is in joy a frequent gush...
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Sketches, by a Traveller

Silas Pinckney Holbrook - Voyages and travels - 1830 - 315 pages
...from behind a rock in the Pyrenees, I should have little hope of safety in appealing to his mercy. ' There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear, Anil where his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope, withering fled, and mercy bid farewell.' Perhaps...
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The Life of Lord Byron

John Galt - Poets, English - 1830 - 368 pages
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought, than drag that chief 's to day. There was a laughing devil in his sneer [' That raised emotions both of rage and fear ; I " And where his frown of hatred darkly fell , ii Hope withering fled, and mercy sigh'd, farewell....
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The Life & Lord Byron

John Golt - 1830 - 334 pages
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought, than drag that chief's to day. There was a laughing devil in his sneer That raised emotions both of rage-and fear ; And where his frown of hatred darkly fell Hope withering fled, and mercy sigh'd, farewell....
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The Unique, Or, Biography of Many Distinguished Characters: With Fine ...

George Smeeton - Biography - 1830 - 254 pages
...countenance is strongly marked, and forcibly brings to mind the lines of Byron when describing his Corsair : There was a laughing devil in his sneer That raised emotions both of hate and fear ; And where his glance of* apprehension' fell, Hope withering fled, and mercy sighed,...
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Lord Byron [a poem] with remarks on his genius and character

Edward Bagnall - 1831
...Conrad (Corsair, ix.) here suggest themselves : " There was a laughing devil in his sneer That rais'd emotions both of rage and fear; And where his frown...of hatred darkly fell Hope withering fled and mercy sigh'd farewell 1" Page 27, note 12.] " And madness laughing in his ireful mood—" Dryden. Page 28,...
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Campaigns and Cruises, in Venezuela and Ned Grenada, and in the Pacific ...

Richard Longeville Vowell - Chile - 1831
...into furrows, of that peculiar horse-shoe form, described as the brand of the Redgauntlet family. " And where his frown of hatred darkly fell, " Hope withering fled — and Mercy sigh'd farewell !" NOTE 39, p. 236, Chicha de pina, cider made of pine-apples, a common beverage in...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore, John Wright - 1832
...SCOTT.] Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought, than drag that chief's to day. There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised...hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled — and Mercy sigh'd farewell! (') x. Slight are the outward signs of evil thought, Within — within — 'twas there...
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The Olio, Or, Museum of Entertainment, Volume 11

1833
...OP ENTERTAINMENT« -Vo XXlll.—Val Kl. Saturday, JvlySO, íHuátratrtí article. THE COURT MARTIAL. There was a laughing devil in his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear; Anil where his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled—and Mercy sigh'd farewell. ' . EYRON....
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Crayon Sketches, Volume 1

William Cox - American literature - 1833
...countenance is strongly marked. and forcibly brings to inind the lines of Byron when describing his Corsair : There was a laughing devil in his sneer That raised emotions both of hate and fear ; And where his glance of " apprehension," fell, Hope withering fled, and mercy sighed,...
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