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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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Poetry for Schools: Designed for Reading and Recitation. The Whole Selected ...

Eliza Robbins - Children's poetry - 1828 - 383 pages
...stirr'd in this black spot, /only lived — / only drew The accursed breath of dunsreon dew." TURKEY. Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime 1 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 including the suppressed poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1828 - 718 pages
...EVERT SENT1MEXT OF rFGABD AND KESPECT, BY HIS GRATEFDLLT OBLIGED AND SINCERE FRIEND, BYRON. 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 tlowers ever blossom, the beams e%er shine, W here...
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The Poetical Melange

English poetry - 1828
...'Tis fitting for a broken heart, And falsehood cannot roach thee there. WD FROM THE BRIDE OF ABYDOS. Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...the rage of the vulture, the love of the turtle, Now melts into sorrow, now maddens to crime ? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where the flowers...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Including the Suppressed Poems. Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1828 - 718 pages
...GRATEFULLY OBLIGED AND SINCERE FRIEND, BYRON. CANTO I. r. KNOW ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Arc emblems of deeds that are done in their clime? Where...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime 7 Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams ever shine, When;...
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The Athenaeum and Literary Chronicle, Volume 1, Issues 63-92

1829
...a Greek head : the expression is powerful, it speaks of * The land where the cypress and myrtle Arc emblems of deeds that are done In their clime, Where the rage of the vulture, the lore of the turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime.* In more sober reality, it is the habitual...
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Hope, T. Euphrosyne

Richard Griffin - 1831
...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...of deeds that are done in their clime ? Where the rnee of the vulture, the love of the turtle, Mow melt into sorrow, now madden to crime 1 It were unnecessary...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832
...Of thy bold harp, green Isle ! — the Hero is thine own. SCOTT. 22. — FROM THE BRIDE OP ABVDOS. 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: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 9

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - Poets, English - 1832
...BYRON. THE BRIDE OF ABYDOS.(i) CANTO THE FIRST. I. KNOW ye the land where the cypress and myrtle (2) Are emblems of deeds that are done in their clime,...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime ? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, [shine ; Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams ever Where...
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The works of lord Byron: with his letters and journals, and his ..., Volume 9

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1832
...— E.] THE BRIDE OF ABYDOS.(i) CANTO THE FIRST. I. KNOW ye the land where the cypress and myrtle (2) Are emblems of deeds that are done in their clime,...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime ? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine, [shine ; Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams ever Where...
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The Norwich magazine

1835
...or Shakspeare. What can be finer than the opening of his first canto in the " Bride of Abydos ?" " 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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