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" I see before me the Gladiator lie : He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually low — And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red gash, fall heavy, one by one,... "
Routledge's readings, selected and arranged by E. Routledge - Page 67
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Scenes and Impressions in Egypt and Italy

Moyle Sherer - Egypt - 1825 - 435 pages
...lie: He leans upon his hand—his manly browConsents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low; And through his side the...gash, fall heavy, one by one, Like the first of a thunder-shower; and now The arena swims around him—he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which...
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Scenes and Impressions in Egypt and in Italy

Moyle Sherer - Egypt - 1825 - 435 pages
...to the very eye, a picture which I defy you to look upon without a true, an unaffected sorrow: — " I see before me the gladiator lie: He leans upon his...brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low; And through his side the last drops ebbing slow From the red gash,...
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Scenes and Impressions in Egypt and in Italy

Moyle Sherer - Egypt - 1825 - 435 pages
...to the very eye a picture which I defy you to look upon without a true, an unaffected sorrow : — " I see before me the gladiator lie : He leans upon...brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low; And through his side the last drops ebbing slow From the red gash,...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...see before me the gladiator lie: 5 9 He leans upon his hand— his manly brow Consents to death, hut conquers agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually...low— And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow I'rom the red gash, fall heavy, one by one, Like the first of a thunder-shower; and now The arena swims...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Nol Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...battle-plains or listed spot? Both arc but theatres where the chief nctor< rot. CHILDE HAROLD'S ST. 140—119. I see before me the Gladiator lie : He leans upon...head sinks gradually low — And through his side the lii.-l drops, eliding slow From the red gash, fall heavy, one by one, Like the first of a thunder-...
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A classical and historical tour through France [&c.].

1826
...the best panegyric upon this wonderful statue that I can give, I see before me the Gladiator Jie -; He leans upon his hand ; — his manly brow Consents...agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually low. and again, -His eyes Were with his heart, and that was far away : He reek'd not of the life he lost, nor...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826
...Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low — And through his nide the last drops ebbing slow From the red gash, fall heavy, one by one, Like the first of a thunder-shower ; and now The arena swims around him — he is gone, [who won. Ere ceased the inhuman...
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Transalpine memoirs; or, Anecdotes and observations, shewing the actual ...

John Richard Digby Beste - 1826
...can I sufficiently praise some specimens preserved in one room of the Capitol ? " I see before roe the Gladiator lie: " He leans upon his hand his manly..." Consents to death, but conquers agony, " And his drooped head sinks gradually low— " And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow -' From the...
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Sketches of the History of Literature: From the Earliest Period to the ...

Wilkins Tannehill - Literature - 1827 - 344 pages
...thousand gladiators engaged in mortal fight for the amusement and gratification of a depraved populace : I see before me the gladiator lie; He leans upon his...ebbing slow From the red gash, fall heavy, one by one, • j T. ike fhe first of a thunder shower, and now * * • •* t • ' HISTORY OF LITERATURE....
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Letters from Europe, the journal of a tour through Ireland ..., Volume 2

Nathaniel Hazeltine Carter - 1827
...then go and search for pleasing associations at the Coliseum : " I see before me the gladiator lie j He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low — And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red...
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