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" There is the moral of all human tales ; « 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory — when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page... "
Angel in the Sun: Turner's Vision of History - Page 40
by Gerald Finley - 1999 - 280 pages
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1860
...Rehold the lmperial Monnt ! 't is thns the mighty erm. There is the moral of all hnman tales i 'T is hat the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory— when that fails, Wealth, riee, eorrnption, — harharism at last. And History, with all her volnmes vast, Hath hat one page,...
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The poetical works of lord Byron, with illustr. by K. Halswelle

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1861
...research hath been, that these are walls — Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls. ovni. There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page — 'tis better written here, Where gorgeous...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Embracing His Suppressed Poems, and a Sketch of His ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1861 - 1071 pages
...satisfy the relief of any but a Roman antiquary. See Historical Illustrations, page 206. 52. There û the moral of all human tales : 'Tis but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom, and then Glory, $c. Stanza cviii. lines Í, 2, and 3. The author of the Life of Cicero, speaking of the jpinion entertained...
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The Progress of the Age, and The Danger of the Age: Two Lectures ...

Rev. Louis S. J. Heylen - 1865 - 107 pages
...inevitable consequence, final, irretrievable national downfall. " There is a moral of all human tales, "Tie but the same rehearsal of the past, First freedom,...Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last." These energetic lines of one of the most gifted of our modern poets, himself at last a sad wreck of...
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Memories of Merton

John Bruce Norton - 1865 - 355 pages
...irapacrrijcrai rijv roiavnjv irt'oriv."—POLIBIUS. " There is the moral of all human tales; "Tis bnt the same rehearsal of the past; First freedom, and...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption: barbarism at last. And History with all her volumes vast Hath bnt one page."—BYEON. " Tollimur in eselum curvato gurgite,...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, with a memoir by W. Spalding

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1866
...research hath been, that these are walls — Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls. CVI1L There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page, — 'tis better written here, Where gorgeous...
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The Guardian, Volume 17

1866
...else the final issue must realize the fulfilment of the words of the English poet — : There is a moral of all human tales; 'Tis but the same rehearsal...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. % The idea we have endeavored to unfold contemplates something more than the interest merely of a College....
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Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866 - 719 pages
...Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls. There is the moral of all human tales ; 'T is but the same rehearsal of the past, First Freedom,...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page, — 't is better written here Where gorgeous...
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Poetical Works, Volume 4

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1866
...the strains of the pilgrim amid the broken shrines and fallen statues of her subduer." — HEBEK.] First Freedom and then Glory — when that fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page, — 't is better written here, Where gorgeous...
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The Poetical Works of Lord Byron: With ... Notes and a Life of the ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1867
...hath been, that these are walls — Behold the Imperial Mount ! 'tis thus the mighty falls. CVIII. There is the moral of all human tales ; 'Tis but the...fails, Wealth, vice, corruption, — barbarism at last. And History, with all her volumes vast, Hath but one page, — 'tis better written here, Where gorgeous...
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