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" Deep were the groans of Xerxes when he saw This havoc; for his seat, a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlook'd his hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled on the shore Gave signal of retreat; then started... "
Greece, a poem. [Followed by] Cassandra [a poem]. - Page 180
by William Haygarth - 1814
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1833
...hands like mine ? (1) [MS. " Euboea looks on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea," &c.] (2) " Deep were the groans of Xerxes, when he saw This havoc...hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled on the shore Gave signal of retreat ; then started wild And fled disorder'd."...
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Aeschylus

Aeschylus - 1833 - 296 pages
...Greeks Rush to the attack at once, and furious spread The carnage, till each mangled Persian fell. 485 Deep were the groans of Xerxes when he saw This havoc...a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlook'd his hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled on the shore...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1835
...hands like mine ? (1) [MS. " Eubcea looks on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea," &c,] (2) " Deep were the groans of Xerxes, when he saw This havoc; for his seat, a lolly mound Commanding the wide sea, o'ertook'd the hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes,...
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Specimens of the Poets and Poetry of Greece and Rome

William Peter - 1847 - 530 pages
...Greeks Rush to the attack at once, and furious spread The carnage, till each mangled Persian fell. Deep were the groans of Xerxes when he saw This havoc ; for his scat, a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlooked his hosts.* With rueful cries he rent his royal...
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Don Juan, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1849
...my face; For what is left the poet here ? For Greeks a blush for Greece a tear. ' Deep wore the groans of Xerxes, when he saw This havoc ; for...hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled on the shore Gave signal of retreat ; then started wild And fled disorder'd."...
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Stories about Greece

Mary Howard Ballantyne - 1849 - 120 pages
...What a sight for Xerxes ! One of the Greek poets, ./Eschylus, has thus graphically described him: " Deep were the groans of Xerxes, when he saw This havoc:...for his seat, a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlooked the hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled on...
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Specimens of the Poets and Poetry of Greece and Rome

William Peter - 1856 - 3 pages
...Greeks Rush to the attack at once, and furious spread The carnage, till each mangled Persian fell. Deep were the groans of Xerxes when he saw This havoc...for his seat, a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlooked his hosts.* With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled...
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The Poets and the Poetry of the Ancient Greeks: With an Historical ...

Abraham Mills - 1858 - 485 pages
...the Greeks Rush to the attack at once, and furious spread The carnage till each mangled Persian fell. Deep were the groans of Xerxes when he saw This havoc ; for hia seat, a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlooked his host. With rueful cries h rent his...
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Poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1859
...Bleat," of the Greek poets were supposed to have been the Cape de Verd Islands or the Canaries. I " Deep were the groans of Xerxes, when he saw This havoc ; for hie seat, a lofty mound Commanding the wide sea, o'erlook'd the hoste. With rueful cries he rent his...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with illustr. by K. Halswelle

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1861
...nobler and the manlier one? You have the letters Cadmus gave Think ye he meant them for a slave? * " Deep were the groans of Xerxes, when he saw This havoc...hosts. With rueful cries he rent his royal robes, And through his troops embattled on the shore Gave signal of retreat ; then started wild And fled disorder'd."...
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