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" KNOW ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are emblems of deeds that are done in their clime? Where the rage of the vulture, the love of the turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime... "
Csar Borgia, by the author of 'Whitefriars'. - Page 2
by Emma Robinson - 1846
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The Mysteries of St. Clair; Or, Mariette Mouline ...

Catherine George Ward - 1824 - 624 pages
...want no concealment." CHAPTER VIII. " Know ye the laDd, where the cypress and myrtle, Are emblems uf deeds that are done in their clime ? Where the rage of the vulture — the love of the turlle, Now melt into sorrow— now madden to crime ? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 5-6

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...REGARD AND RESPECT, RY HIS GRATEFULLY ORLIGED AMD SINCERE FRIEND, BYRON. THE BRIDE OF ABYDOS. CANTO I. KNOW ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams ever shine; Where...
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L'amoroso. Il politico, ch.1-5

Constantine Henry Phipps Marquess of Normanby - 1825
...paragraph taken from Goethe by Byron, which forms the commencing stanzas of the Bride of Abydos : — " Know ye the land, where the cypress and myrtle, Are...of deeds that are done in their clime-- Where the light wings of Zephyr, oppressed with perfume, Wax faint o'er the gardens of Gul in her bloom ; Where...
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The Works of Thomas Moore, Esq, Volume 6

Thomas Moore - Irish literature - 1825 - 6 pages
...peaceable brother the face of a foe. THE DUBLIN MAYOR AND THE LONBON ALDERMAN ; OR, A BIT OF BLARNEY. " The rage of the vulture, the love of the turtle, " Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime." LOBD BYRON. HAVE ye heard of the worthy, so fat and 39 favour'd, '• A mountain of wealth, tho' a...
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A general critical grammar of the Inglish language, on a system novel and ...

Samuel Oliver (jun.) - 1825
...the latter is terminated by a Trochee; the preceding foot is an Iambus ; the other feet are Anapests. Know ye the land where the cypress, and myrtle Are emblems of deeds which are done in their clime, Where the rage of the vulture, the love of the turtle, Now melt into...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...lines. They are now, we believe, very generally ascribed to the late Rev. C. Wolfe. Modern Greece. Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime ? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams ever shine ? Where...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Comprising the Suppressed Poems, Volumes 4-5

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - English literature - 1826
...REGARD AND RESPECT, BT HIS GRATEFUt.tY OBt.IGED AND SINCERE FRIEND, BYRON. A TURKISH TALE. CANTO I. Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime ? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams ever shine ; Where...
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The British Critic: A New Review, Volume 1

English literature - 1814
...be passed over in silence. A striking example of this occurs in the four first introductory lines. " Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow — now madden to crime.'' " The two -first lines are perfectly intelligible ; but whether in tlie two next the noble Lord means,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Nol Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...I'ltlKMI. BYRON. CANTO I. ic (he land where the cypress and myrtle Are riiilili-mr of deeds thnt arc done in their clime? Where the rage of the vulture,...turtle. Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime? know ye the land of the cedar and vine. Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams I'icr shine; Where...
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Specimens of the Novelists and Romancers: With Critical and Biographical ...

Fiction - 1827 - 424 pages
...recognise as having been imitated by Lord Byron, in his well known introduction to the Bride of Abydos — Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime ? It were unnecessary to remind the reader that such a piece as the following is any thing but a specimen...
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