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Select Works, Containing Prisoner of Chillon, Manfred, Lament of Tasso, Beppo, Mazeppa, &C (Paperback) Loot Price: R278
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Select Works, Containing Prisoner of Chillon, Manfred, Lament of Tasso, Beppo, Mazeppa, &C (Paperback): Baron George Gordon...
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1823 Excerpt: ... To look upon the same--Astarte --No, I cannot speak to her--but bid her speak--Forgive me or condemn me. Nemesis. By the power which hath broken The grave which enthralTd thee, Speak to him who hath spoken, Or those who have call'd thee Man. She is silent, And in that silence I am more than answered. Nem. My power extends no further. Prince of air It rests with thee alone--command her voice. Am. Spirit--obey this sceptre Nem. Silent still She is not of our order, but belongs To the other powers. Mortal thy quest is vain, And we are baffled also. Man. Hear me, hear me--Astarte my beloved speak to me: I have so much endured--so much endure--Look on me the grave hath not changed thee more Than I am changed for thee. Thou lovedst me Too much, as I loved thee: we were not made To torture thus each other, though it were The deadliest sin to love as we have loved. Say that thou loath'st me not--that I do bear This punishment for both--that thou wilt be One of the blessed--and that I shall die; For hitherto all hateful things conspire To bind me in existence--in a life Which makes me shrink from immortality--A future like the past. I cannot rest. I know not what I ask, nor what I seek: I feel but what thou art--and what I am; And I would hear yet once before I perish The voice which was my music--Speak to me For I have call'd on thee in the still night, Startled the slumbering birds from the hush'd boughs, And woke the mountain wolves, and made the caves Acquainted with thy vainly echoed name, Which answered me--many things answered me---Spirits and men--but thou wert silent all. Yet speak to me I have outwatch'd the stars, And gazed o'er heaven in vain in search of thee. Speak to me I have wandered o'er the earth And never found thy likeness--Speak to ...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: February 2012
First published: February 2012
Authors: Baron George Gordon Byron Byron
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 48
ISBN-13: 978-1-150-90956-6
Barcode: 9781150909566
Categories: Books
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LSN: 1-150-90956-0

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