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" They say the Lion and the Lizard keep The Courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep: And Bahram, that great Hunter — the Wild Ass Stamps o'er his Head, but cannot break his Sleep. "
Further India: Being the Story of Exploration from the Earliest Times in ... - Page 151
by Sir Hugh Charles Clifford - 1904 - 378 pages
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The Living Age, Volume 263

1909
...is wronging his memory to distort his meaning into some mystical allusion. Again, we have the lines, "And Bahram, that great Hunter — the Wild Ass Stamps o'er his Head, but cannot break his sleep." Here we have a reference to one of the most popular kings of Persia. This monarch, whose title was...
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Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, the Astrono Mer Poet of Persia

Omar Khayyam - 1859 - 21 pages
...Night and Day, How Sultan after Sultan with his Pomp Abode his Hour or two, and went his way. XVII. They say the Lion and the Lizard keep The Courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep : n And Bahrain, that great Hunter — the Wild Ass Stamps o'er his Head, and he lies fast asleep....
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The Nation, Volume 13

1871
...alternate night and day, How sultan after siil'an with his immp Abode his destined hour aud went hi 8 way. They say the lion and the lizard keep The courts where Jamshyd gloried alid drank deep; And Bahrain, that great liuiuer— the wild a<» Stamps o'er his head, and cannot...
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Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, rendered into Engl. verse [by E. Fitzgerald. 2nd ...

Omar Khayyam - 1868
...gone. XVIII. Think, in this batter1 d Caravanserai Whose Portals are alternate Night and Day, xv. XIX. They say the Lion and the Lizard keep The Courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep : 10 And Bahrain, that great Hunter — the Wild Ass Stamps o'er his Head, but cannot break his Sleep....
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The North American Review, Volume 109

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1869
...S:ili!i'n after Sultan with his pomp Abode his destined hour, and went bis way. VOL. cix. — NO. 225. 37 " They say the lion and the lizard keep The courts where...Stamps o'er his head, but cannot break his sleep. " The palace that to heaven his pillars threw, And kin<;8 the forehead on his threshold.drew, I saw the solitary...
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The North American Review, Volume 109

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1869
...Abode his destined hour, and went his way. VOL. cix. — NO. 225. 37 Nicolas' s Quatrains de Kh&yam. " They say the lion and the lizard keep The courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep ; And Banram, that great hunter, the wild ass Stamps o'er his head, but cannot break his sleep. " The palace...
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Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám: The Astronomer-poet of Persia. Rendered Into ...

Laurier House, Omar Khayyam - 1872 - 36 pages
...way. XVIII. They say the Lion and the Lizard keep The Courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep :10 And Bahram, that great Hunter — the Wild Ass Stamps o'er his Head, but cannot break his Sleep. XIX. I sometimes think that never blows so red The Rose as where some buried Caesar bled ; That every...
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Academy Notes, Volume 1

Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain) - 1875
...Two lions wandering by moonlight on a terrace ; lizards creeping over the stones. B. RIVIERE, ARA " They say the lion and the lizard keep The courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep." * No. 209. 39 X 5TNo. 209. "Landscape, Evening"; cattle coming home. J. FARQUHARSON. In the corner...
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Academy Notes

Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain) - 1875
...Two lions wandering by moonlight on a terrace ; lizards creeping over the stones. B. RIVIERE, ARA " They say the lion and the lizard keep The courts where Jamshyd gloried and drank deep." » No. aog. 39 X 57. No. 209. "Landscape, Evening" ; cattle coming home. J. FARQUHARSON. In the corner...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 27

1876
...night and day. How sultan after sultan with his pomp Abode his destined hour, and went his way. xvm. " They say the lion and the lizard keep The courts where...wild ass Stamps o'er his head, but cannot break his sloep." The sumptuous character of Oriental imagery lends often colour and charm to Omar's verse. Take...
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