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" The mountains look on Marathon And Marathon looks on the sea; And, musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free; For, standing on the Persians' grave, I could not deem myself a slave. "
Nugae Criticae: Occasional Papers Written at the Seaside - Page 244
by Sir John Skelton - 1862 - 492 pages
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Poetry for Home and School ...

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1846
...of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo farther west Than your sires' " Islands of the Blest." The mountains look on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free ; For, standing on the Persians'...
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Anthologia oxoniensis

William Linwood - 1846 - 306 pages
...Delos rose, and Phœbus sprung ! Eternal summer gilds them yet ; But all, except their sun, is set. The mountains look on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free ; For, standing on the Persians'...
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The Poets and Poetry of England: In the Nineteenth Century

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - 1846 - 504 pages
...of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo further west Than your sires' " Islands of the Bless'd." The mountains look on Marathon And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there an hour alone, I dream'd that Greece might still be free ; For, standing on the Persians'...
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Anthologia Oxoniensis, decerpsit G. Linwood

Anthologia Oxoniensis - 1846
...Delos rose, and Phœbus sprung ! Eternal summer gilds them yet ; But all, except their sun, is set. The mountains look on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free ; For, standing on the Persians'...
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Dolman's magazine [ed. by M.G. Keon and E. Price]., Volume 4

Miles Gerald Keon - 1846
...Where Delos rose, and Phoebus sprung! Eternal summer gilds them yet; But all except their sun is set. The mountains look on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea; And musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free : For standing on the Persian's...
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The Elocutionary Reader; Or, Rhetorical Class Book

Hugh Gawthrop - 1847 - 12 pages
...of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo farther west Than your sires' " Islands of the Bless'd." The mountains look on Marathon And Marathon looks on the sea : And musing there an hour alone, I dream'd that Greece might still might be free ; For, standing on the...
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The Select Poetical Works

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1848 - 406 pages
...of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo further west Than your sires' "Islands of the Blessed." The mountains look on Marathon And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free ; For, standing on the Persians'...
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North American First Class Reader: The Sixth Book of Tower's Seires for ...

David Bates Tower - 1853 - 426 pages
...of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo farther west Than your sires' " Islands of the Blest." The mountains look on Marathon And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there an hour alone, I dreamed that Greece might still be free For, standing on the Persian's...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 395 pages
...place of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo further west Than your sires' 'Islands of the Ulest.' The mountains look on Marathon And Marathon looks on the sea ; And musing there m hour alone, I dreamt that Greece hiig.it still be free ; For, standing on the Persians'...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 38

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, Timothy Flint, John Holmes Agnew - 1851
...roso üml I'm ** sprung; Eternal summer ¡Ids (hum yel, But all, except their sun, ¡a set. 'The mountains look on Marathon, And Marathon looks on the sea, And 11111 there an hour atone, I deemed that (¡reece might still be free ; For, standing on the...
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