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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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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt. Campe's ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1831
...following observation : - Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza of Speuser, in which 1 propose to give full scope to my inclination, and...descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humonr strikes me; for, if 1 mistake not, the measure which I have adopted admits eqnally of all these...
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The Poetical Works of James Beattie

James Beattie - 1831 - 239 pages
...descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as 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 and fifty lines, and am surprised to find the structure of that complicated...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, The giaour, The siege of Corinth [and other poems].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1832
...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 Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
...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 to my inclination, and be either droil or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the humour strikes me ; for,...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals,

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1833
...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...admits equally of all these kinds of composition." (i)— Strengthened in my opinion by such authority, and by the example of some in the highest order...
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The Works of George Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 8

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1836
...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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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage: A Romaunt, Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1837 - 329 pages
...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 complete works of lord Byron, repr. from the last London ed ..., Volume 1

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837
...Bealtie make» 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...strikes me ; for, if I mistake not, the measure which 1 have adopted admits equally of all these kinds of composition." ( I ) Strengthened in my opinion...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1837
...Beattie makes the following ohservation : — " Not long ago, I hegan a poem in the style and stanza of Spenser, in which I propose to give full scope to my inelination, and he either droll or pathetic, descriptive or sentimental, tender or satirical, as the...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Reprinted from the Last London Edition ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1841 - 935 pages
...Dr. Beattie makes the following observation: — "Not long ago I began a poem in the style and stanza ally rail thin: — "Yeï deem htm nol from tlits...to waft him from his native home; And fast the whi kind« of composition." (I) Strengthened in my opinion by such authority, and by the example of some...
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