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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... "
Cæsar Borgia, by the author of 'Whitefriars'. - Page 2
by Emma Robinson - 1846
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The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe - Fiction - 1975 - 1026 pages
...where the | cypress and | or thus: Know ye the | land where the | cypress and | myrtle are | or thus: f golden ornaments that lay scattered to a j In short, we may give it any division we please, and the lines will he good — provided we have...
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Essays and Reviews

Library of America, Edgar Allan Poe, Gary Richard Thompson - Literary Collections - 1984 - 1544 pages
...where the | cypress and. | or thus: Know ye the | land where the | cypress and | myrtle are. | or thus: claring what he does mean, In short we may give it any division we please, and the lines will be good — provided we have at...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...FRIEND, BĪBON. Canto the First. ENOW ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are emblems of deede that are done in their clime? Where the rage of the...the love of the turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now midden to crime I Enow ye the land of the cedar and vine, Where the flowers ever blossom, the beams...
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Lord Byron: The Critical Heritage

Andrew Rutherford - Reference - 1995 - 513 pages
...where the | cypress and | or thus : Know ye the | land where the | cypress and | myrtle are | or thus: Know ye the | land where the | cypress and | myrtle are | emblems of. | In short, we may give it any division we please, and the lines will be good, provided we have at...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 pages
...EVERY SENTIMENT OF REGARD AND RESPECT, BY HIS GRATEFULLY OBLIGED AND SINCERE BYRON. Canto the First 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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Literary Theory and Criticism

Edgar Allan Poe, Leonard Cassuto - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 193 pages
...where the | cypress and. | or thus: Know ye the | land where the | cypress and | myrtle are. | or thus: Know ye the | land where the | cypress and | myrtle are | emblems of. i In short we may give it any division we please, and the lines will be good — provided we have at...
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The Temple of Culture: Assimilation and Anti-Semitism in Literary Anglo-America

Jonathan Freedman - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 276 pages
...he propositions Lizzie, he quotes Byron: "Lizzie Eustace, will you go with me to the land of the sun Where the rage of the vulture, the love of the turtle Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime? Will you dare to escape with me from the cold conventionalism, from the miserable thraldom of this...
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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots

Joseph Twadell Shipley - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 636 pages
...revulsion, vellicate; vellication: twitch, vulsellum: forceps for tearing, vulture: the tearing bird. Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime? -Byron, The Bride of Abydos Gk lukhos, L lupus: wolf, the tearing animal, lupine, lycanthropy. lyceum:...
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Essays on Literature and Music (1967-2004)

Steven Paul Scher - History - 2004 - 524 pages
...und Dokumente: Johann Wolfgang Goethe. Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre (Stuttgart: Reclam, 1982), p. 307. Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...of the turtle Now melt into sorrow - now madden to erime? Know ye the land of the cedar and vine? Where the flowers ever blossom, the heams ever shine....
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Jane Austen Out of the Blue

Donald Measham - Fiction - 2006 - 228 pages
...kind of excitement; an excitement added to at that moment by the recollection of Lord Byron's lines: Know ye the land where the cypress and myrtle Are...turtle, Now melt into sorrow, now madden to crime! The Bride ofAbydos suited well both the mood and the propulsion of Sir Edward: a flurry of foam at...
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