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" I stood in Venice on the Bridge of Sighs, A palace and a prison on each hand; I saw from out the wave her structures rise As from the stroke of the enchanter's wand. A thousand years their cloudy wings expand Around me, and a dying Glory smiles O'er the... "
A Journey Around the World - Page 30
by Edwin S. George - 1922 - 283 pages
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Instruction, a poem

Isaac Brandon - 1811 - 598 pages
...greater knowledge of Borne and its environs than any Englishman eiucc Gibbon.] CANTO THE FOURTH. i. I STOOD in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs;' A palace...the far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's * marble piles, Where Venice sate in state, throned on her hundred isles I She looks...
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Quarterly Review, Volume 19

1818 - 600 pages
...immediate object of the present article. The poem opens in Venice, once the mart of the universe— I. ' I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace...the far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles, Where Venice sate in state, thron'd on her hundred isles !* The former...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 3

1818 - 772 pages
...by the decaying splendour, unexpected desertedness, and ancient glories of this romantic city. .1I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace...years their cloudy wings expand Around me, and a dying (.lory smiles O'er the far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles....
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 3

1818 - 806 pages
...deserteduess, and ancient glories ¿f this roma¿itic city. J stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs4 A palace and a prison on each hand: I saw from out...enchanter's wand; A thousand years their cloudy wings e¿pand Around me, and a dying Glory smiles D'er the far times, when many a subject land ¿.ook'd to...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 19

1818 - 606 pages
...immediate object of the present article. The poem opens in Venice, once the mart of the universe— I. ' I stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs ; A palace and a prison on eacli hand : 1 saw from out the wave her structures rise As from the stroke of the enchanter's wand...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 7-8

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819 - 466 pages
...PILGRIMAGE. CANTO IV. I. ! STOOD in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs; z A palace and a prison on each hnnd: I saw from out the wave her structures rise As from...the far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles, Where Venice sate in state, throned on her hundred isles! II. She looks...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821 - 308 pages
...obliged And affectionate friend, BYRON. CANTO IV. I. I STOOD in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs; C> A palace and a prison on each hand: I saw from out...the far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles, Where Venice sate in state, throned on her hundred isles! II. She looks...
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821 - 478 pages
...Lausanne! and Ferney! ye have teen the al/odei. Voltaire and Gibbon. CANTO IV. Note i, page 120, line i. / stood in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs', A palace and a prison on each hand. The communication between the Ducal palace and the prisons of Venice is by a gloomy bridge, or covered...
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Gentleman's Magazine and Historical Review, Volume 91, Part 1

1821 - 766 pages
...myrtle and lastrel flourish ? “fis, &c. By¿mi. I stood in Venice on the Bridge of Sighs, “a . ¿ C I saw from out the wave her structures rise, As from the stroke of an enchanter's wand. CH c. iv. s. 1. See also the next stanza. Mrs. Raddjflè.—Nothing could exceed...
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The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1823 - 402 pages
...affectionate friend, CHILDE HAROLD'S PILGRIMAGE. CANTO IV. I. I STOOD in Venice, on the Bridge of Sighs; (1) A palace and a prison on each hand: I saw from out...the far times, when many a subject land Look'd to the winged Lion's marble piles, Where Venice sate in state, throned on her hundred II. She looks a...
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