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" But first, on earth as Vampire sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent: Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race; There from thy daughter, sister, wife, At midnight drain the stream of life; Yet loathe the banquet which... "
The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine - Page 53
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A Study of Grillparzer's Ahnfrau

William Henry Klose - 1908 - 62 pages
...: "But first, on earth as vampire sent, Thy course shall from its tomb be rent ; Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race...sister, wife, At midnight drain the stream of life." "Thy victims ere they yet expire Shall know the demon for their sire" (Al-108, 5-656, B42, 43). In...
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The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction

Dorothy Scarborough - English fiction - 1917 - 329 pages
...stories. "But first on earth as Vampyre sent Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent ; Then ghastly haunt thy native place And suck the blood of all thy race;...for their sire; As, cursing thee, thou cursing them, Thy flowers are withered on the stem. But one, that for thy crime must fall, The youngest, best-beloved...
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Three Graphic Novels

E.F. Bleiler - Fiction - 1966 - 291 pages
...drain the stream of life: Ye t loathe the hanquet which perforce Must feed tby livid living corse, Tby victims, ere they yet expire, Shall know the demon...flowers are withered on the stem. But one that for tby crime must falL The youngest, best beloved of all, Shall bless thee with a father's name— That...
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Three Graphic Novels

E.F. Bleiler - Fiction - 1966 - 291 pages
...tomb be rent: Then ghastly haunt the native place, And suck the blood of all tby race: There from tby daughter, sister, wife, At midnight drain the stream of life-: Yet loathe the hanquet which perforce Must feed tby livid living corse. Tby victims, ere they yet expire. Shall know...
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Garrett and the English Muse

Lia NoÍmia Rodrigues Correia Raitt, Lia Noemia Rodrigues Corre - Literary Criticism - 1983 - 146 pages
...Giaour: But first, on earth as Vampire sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent: Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race;...for their sire, As cursing thee, thou cursing them, Thy flowers are wither'd on the stem. 67 At the beginning of the present discussion of D. Branca mention...
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The Living Dead: A Study of the Vampire in Romantic Literature

James B. Twitchell - Literary Criticism - 1981 - 219 pages
...well: But first on earth, as Vampyre sent, Thy corpse shall from its tomb be rent; Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race;...for their sire; As cursing thee, thou cursing them, Thy flowers are withered on the stem. But one that for thy crime must fall, Thy youngest, best beloved...
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Demon-lovers and Their Victims in British Fiction

Toni Reed - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 171 pages
...Vampire sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent: Then ghostly haunt thy native place, And such the blood of all thy race; There from thy daughter,...they yet expire Shall know the demon for their sire. LORD BYRON The Giaour; A Fragment of a Turkish Tale The demon-lover figure represented in "The Demon...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...hell I But first, on earth as Vampire sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent : Then ghastly haunt r, qui (B= thon cursing them, Thy flowers are wither'd on the stem. But one that for thy crime must fall, The...
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Our Vampires, Ourselves

Nina Auerbach - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 231 pages
...vampire: But first, on earth as Vampire sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent; Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race;...sister, wife, At midnight drain the stream of life. .. . 6 In a lurid climax, the vampire devours his favorite daughter, who nevertheless blesses the name...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 pages
...755 But first, on earth as vampire2 sent, Thy corse shall from its tomb be rent: Then ghastly haunt thy native place, And suck the blood of all thy race; There from thy daughter, sister, wife, 760 At midnight drain the stream of life; Yet loathe the banquet which perforce Must feed thy livid...
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