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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 American Travellers' Guides: Hand ..., Volume 13, Part 3; Volume 17, Part 3

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1874
...in the pillar may still be seen. • " Eternal spirit of the chainless 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 fetters are consigned — To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their country...
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The American Travellers' Guides: Hand ..., Volume 13, Part 3; Volume 17, Part 3

William Pembroke Fetridge - Europe - 1874
...ring in the pillar may still be seen. u Eternal spirit of the chainloss 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 fetters are conpi.cned — To fetters, and the damp vault's daylees gloom, Their...
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Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best ..., Volume 2

English poetry - 1876 - 543 pages
...pride of her heroes trample ! BERANGER. Paraphrased by WILLIAM MAGINN. The Prisoner of Chillon. 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 gloomTheir country conquers with their martyrdom,...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes ...

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1875 - 772 pages
...which ages have not yet subdued In man — to have no master save his mood. BYRON: Island. Eternal spirit of the chainless mind ! Brightest in dungeons,...— The heart, which love of thee alone can bind. BYRON: Prisoner of CA illott. Oh, could I worship aught beneath the skies, That earth hath seen or...
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Our Poetical Favorites, Second Series: A Selection from the Best Monor Poems ...

English poetry - 1876 - 543 pages
...Freedom shall awhile repair, To dwell a weeping hermit there ! WILLIAM COLLINS Chilian. • IT* TERNAL Spirit of the chainless mind ! *—' Brightest in...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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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...heart— The heart which lore of thee alone can bind ; And when thy eons to fetters are consign 'd — tion is his lay. етегу wind. Chillón ! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar — for 'twas trod,...
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Byron: Selected Poetry and Prose

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 400 pages
...is the heart The heart which love of thee alone can bind; And when thy sons to fetters are consigned To fetters, and the damp vault's dayless gloom, Their...conquers with their martyrdom, And Freedom's fame fmds wings on every wind. Chillon! thy prison is a holy place, And thy sad floor an altar - for 'twas...
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World's Great Men of Color, Volume 2

J.A. Rogers - History - 2010 - 592 pages
...BYRON, in his tribute to Bonnivard, a Swiss patriot who died miserably in a dungeon, wrote: Eternal Spirit of the chainless Mind! Brightest in dungeons,...country conquers with their martyrdom And Freedom's fame find wings on every wind. This is precisely what happened in the case of Toussaint L'Ouverture. His...
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Romantic Identities: Varieties of Subjectivity, 1774-1830

Andrea K. Henderson, Andrea Kovacs Henderson, King Edward VII Professor of English Literature Marilyn Butler - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 198 pages
...here that a republican message, or at least a message about the sons of liberty, is offered: ETERNAL spirit of the chainless mind! Brightest in dungeons,...heart The heart which love of thee alone can bind. . . (1-4) This sounds remarkably like Lovelace's poem, wherein the cell becomes a hermitage to the...
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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
...delivery. While deliberate was influenced by liberate, it is from L de-libra: scales; see lithra. Eternal spirit of the chainless mind! Brightest in dungeons,...Liberty! Thou art, For there thy habitation is the heart. -Byron, Sonnet on Chillón (1816) The Swiss François de Bonnivard was imprisoned in Chillón for his...
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