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" Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination, and be either droll or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me; for, if I mistake not,... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Page 414
1812
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The works of lord Byron, comprehending the suppressed poems, Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1822
...Dr. Beattie makes the following observation : " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope...— Strengthened in my opinion by such authority, and by the example of some in the highest order of Italian poets, I shall make no apology for attempts...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1823
...Dr. Beattie makes the following observation : " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope...— Strengthened in my opinion by such authority, and by the example of some in the highest order of Italian poets, I shall make no apology for attempts...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie: Including ..., Volume 1

Sir William Forbes - 1824 - 492 pages
...never fails to attend an unfortunate publication. " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope...the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the manner which I have adopted admits equally of all these kinds of composition. I have written one hundred...
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The works of the rt. hon. lord Byron, Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1824
...to my inelination, and he either droll or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirieal, as the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not,...kinds of composition."* — Strengthened in my opinion hy sueh authority, and hy the example of some in the highest order of Italian poe|p, I shall make no...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825
...as, with the exception of a few concluding stanzas, the whole of this poem was written in the Levant. propose to give full scope to my inclination, and...have adopted admits equally of all these kinds of composition».'—Strengthened in my opinion by such authority, and by the example of some in the highest...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826
...makes the following observation: " Not long ago 1 began a poem in the style and stanza of Spencer, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination,...satirical, as the humour strikes me ; for, if I mistake not,the measure which I have adopted admits equally of all these kinds of composition."* — Strengthened...
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The works of lord Byron

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826
...observation : "Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which {propose to gfive full scope to my inclination, and be either droll...descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical , as the li ii ïèò ã strikes me; for, if I mistake not, the measure which I have adopted admits equally...
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The Works of Lord Byron: Complete in One Volume

George Gordon Noël Byron - 1826 - 776 pages
...Dr. Beattie makes the following observation : "Not long ago 1 began n poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination, and be cither droll or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental , tender or satirical , as the humour strikes...
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The works of lord Byron including the suppressed poems

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1828 - 718 pages
...lîi'nttumakes the following observation: »»Not long .»go I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inclination. 38 in.] Itf either droll or pathetic, descriptive or »etui '.< < uul, lender or satirical, as ibe...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt. (Harrow ed.).

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1831
...following observation : " Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which 1 propose to give. full scope to my inclination, and...— Strengthened in my opinion by such authority, and by the example of some in the highest order of Italian poets, I shall make no apology for attempts...
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