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" O'er the abyss. His broad expanded wings Lay calm and motionless upon the air, As if he floated there without their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoyed him proudly up. Instinctively I bent my bow; yet kept he rounding still His airy... "
The Natural History of Ireland - Page 18
by William Thompson, James R. Garrett, George Dickie - 1849 - 1791 pages
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The Dramatic Works of James Sheridan Knowles: Caius Gracchus. Virginius ...

James Sheridan Knowles - 1859
...their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoy*d him proudly up. Instinctively I strung my bow ; yet kept he rounding still His airy circle,...round about, absorb'd, he heeded not The death that threaten' d him !— I could not shoot ! — 'Twas liberty. I turn'd the shaft aside, And let him soar...
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The love chase. Woman's wit; or, Love's disguises. The maid of Mariendorpt ...

James Sheridan Knowles - 1859 - 905 pages
...their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will. That huoy'd him proudly up. Instinctively I strung iny bow ; yet kept he rounding still His airy circle,...delight Of measuring the ample range beneath, And round aoout, absorb'd, he heeded not The death that threaten' d him i — I could not shoot ! — 'Twas liberty....
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Entertaining Dialogues: Designed for the Use of Young Students in Schools ...

Dialogues - 1859 - 312 pages
...motionless upon the air, As if he floated there without their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoyed him proudly up. Instinctively I...yet kept he rounding still His airy circle, as in (be delight Of measuring the ampie range beneath, And round about: absorbed, he heeded not The death...
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A book of English poetry; ed. by T. Shorter

Thomas Shorter - 1861
...their aid, By the sole act of his uulorded will That buoy'd him proudly up. Instinctively I strung my bow ; yet kept he rounding still His airy circle,...him ! — I could not shoot ! — 'Twas liberty : I turn'd the shaft aside, And let him soar away ! KNOWLES. " MAKE way for liberty ! " he cried — "Make...
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Readings from the best authors, ed. by A.H. Bryce, Issue 10

Archibald Hamilton Bryce - 1862
...motionless upon the air, As if he floated there without their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoyed him proudly up. Instinctively I...measuring the ample range beneath And round about; absorbed, he heeded not The death that threatened him. I could not shoot— 'Twas Liberty! I turned...
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A history of English literature, in a series of biographical sketches

William Francis Collier - American literature - 1862 - 538 pages
...motionless upon the air, As if he floated there, without their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoyed him proudly up. Instinctively I...measuring the ample range beneath And round about; absorbed, he heeded not The death that threatened him. I could not shoot— 'Twas Liberty ! I turned...
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A history of English literature, in a series of biographical sketches

William Francis Collier - 1862
...motionless upon the air, As if he floated there, without their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoyed him proudly up. Instinctively I...measuring the ample range beneath And round about; absorbed, he heeded not The death that threatened him. I could not shoot — 'Twas Liberty! I turned...
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The History of the Union, and of the Constitution ...: With ... Appendix ...

Charles Chauncey Burr - 1862 - 92 pages
...the air, As if lie floated there without their aid, Uy the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoy'd him proudly up. Instinctively I bent my bow ; yet...measuring the ample range beneath, And round about— absorbed, he heeded not The death that threaten'd him. I could not shoot. 'Twas liberty. I turned my...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - Readers - 1863 - 416 pages
...motionless upon the air, As if he floated there without their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will, That buoyed him proudly up. Instinctively I...rounding still His airy circle, as in the delight v THE EUINED COTTAGE. KNOWLES. will dwell in that cottage, for they say oppression reft it from an...
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Dramatic Works: Caius Gracchus. Virginius. William Tell. Alfred the Great ...

James Sheridan Knowles - 1864
...their aid, By the sole act of his unlorded will. That buoy'd him proudly up. Instinctively I strung my bow ; yet kept he rounding still His airy circle,...round about, absorb'd, he heeded not The death that threaten' d him ! — I could not shoot ! — 'Twas liberty. I turn'd the shaft aside, And let him...
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