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" To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom— Their country conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. "
The works of lord Byron - Page 49
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
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The School Reader: Designed as a Sequel to Sanders' Fourth Reader : Part ...

Charles Walton Sanders - Readers - 1864 - 456 pages
...prisoners of state, were confined. THE PRISONER OF CHILLON. BYRON. Eternal Spirit of the chainless mind I Brightest in dungeons, Liberty, thou art^ For there...heart, — The heart which love of thee alone can bind. 1. THEY chained us each to a column stone, And we were three, — yet each alone ; "We could not move...
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 719 pages
...Necrology, from the month of July l570 to lS7l. SONNET ON CHILLON. ETEBNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind I Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thou art, For there...martyrdom, And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. t. : In lion ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar — for 'twas trod, Until his...
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Martyria: Or, Andersonville Prison

Augustus Choate Hamlin - 1866 - 256 pages
...example. * BOOK SECOND. " Plus in carcere spiritus acquirit, quam caro amittit." Tertullian. " Eternal spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons,...alone can bind : And when thy sons to fetters are consigned — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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Harper's Hand-book for Travellers in Europe and the East

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1870
...ring in the pillar may still be seen. " Eternal spirit of the chalnless mind ! Brightest in dangerous liberty thou art, For there thy habitation is the...The heart, which love of thee alone can bind ; And where thy sons to fetter* are consigned— To fetter*, and the damp vault's dayles* gloom, Their country...
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The Book of the Sonnet, Volume 1

Leigh Hunt, Samuel Adams Lee - Sonnets, American - 1867
...The heart which love of thee alone can bind ;- ' And when thy sons to fetters are consigned, — (L-- To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country conquers with their martyrdom, _^And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. Chillon ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, complete. (Pearl ed.).

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1867 - 685 pages
...CHILLÓN. SONNET ON CHILLÓN. ETERNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind I Brightest in dungeons, Liberty ! thon tbce alone can bind ; And when thy sons to fetters are conslgn'd — To fetters, and the damp vault's...
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The Claims of the History and Literature of the Society of Friends Upon Its ...

Edward Brown (of Brooklyn, N.Y.) - 1868 - 14 pages
...estimate of the religions Liberty they so largely aided to purchase for us and for the world. " Eternal Spirit of the chainless mind, Brightest in dungeons,...thy habitation is the heart, The heart which love of thce atone can bind. And when thy sons to fetters are confined, To fetters and the damp vault's dayleas...
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The American Travellers' Guides: Hand-books for Travellers in ..., Volumes 7-8

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1868
...fottoix are com<tpned — • To fcttcr¡s ami thu damp vivult'H tlayloM gloom, 609 CHILLÓN. BASLL Their country conquers with their martyrdom. And Freedom's fame finds wings on every wind. Cbilloiil thy prison i.-ia holy pliicc, And thy t-ad Hour an altar; for 'twas trod Tntil hin very ctt'jM...
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English Literature of Nineteenth Century: On the Plan of the Author's ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1869 - 798 pages
...shakes with its mountain-mirth, As if they did rejoice o'er a young earthquake's birth. LIBERTY. Eternal spirit of the chainless Mind ! Brightest in dungeons,...consign'd, — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloonfj Their country conquers yr\rt\ ftwAt maitviAom, And Freedom's fame finds -wings on every BYRON....
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

English poetry - 1869 - 405 pages
...And in the light of Truth thy bondman let me live. W. Wordsworth CCIX ON THE CASTLE OF CHILLON 1 -> Brightest in dungeons, Liberty, thou art For there...heart — The heart which love of Thee alone can bind ; Tj* TERNAL Spirit of the chainless Mind ! And when thy sons to fetters are consign'd, To fetters,...
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