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" WHEN some proud son of man returns to earth, Unknown to glory, but upheld by birth, The sculptor's art exhausts the pomp of woe, And storied urns record who rests below ; When all is done, upon the tomb is seen, Not what he was, but what he should have... "
The corsair, a tale [in verse.]. - Page 112
by George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1818 - 114 pages
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The Monthly magazine, Volume 52

Monthly literary register - 1821
...memory of BOATSWAIN, A DOG, who was born in Newfoundland, May, 1803, anddiedatNewstead,Nov. 18th, 1808. WHEN some proud son of man returns to earth, Unknown...welcome, foremost to defend ; Whose honest heart is still his master's own, Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone, Unhonour'd falls, unnoticed all...
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Imitations and Translations from the Ancient and Modern Classics: Together ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1809 - 255 pages
...idly pass along, Be something, any thing, but — mean. LB INSCRIPTION ON THE MONUMENT OF A FAVOURITE DOG. WHEN some proud son of man returns to earth,...welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master's own, Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone ; Unhonour'd falls, unnotic'd...
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Childe Harold's Pilgrimage,: A Romaunt: and Other Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1814 - 304 pages
...once such majesty with sweetness blending, I worship more, but cannot love thee less. XXXII. XXXIII. -Inscription on the Monument of a Newfoundland Dog....welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master's own, Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone, Unhonour'd falls, unnotic'd all...
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The East Anglian. To which is appended The history of Suffolk by T. Harral ...

...When all is done — upon the tomb is scan. Not what he was — but what he would have been ; Bnt this poor Dog, in life the firmest friend, The first to welcome — foremost to defend ; AVhose honest heart is still his master's own. Who labours, fights, lives, breathes, for him alone...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volume 4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1815
...distress ; At once such majesty with sweetness blending, I worship more, but cannot love thee less. XXXIV. Inscription on the Monument of a Newfoundland Dog....welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master's own, Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone, Unhonoured falls, unnoticed all...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volume 4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1816
...worship more, but cannot love thee lets. voi. iv. XXXIV. Inscription on the Monument of a Neivfoundland Dog. WHEN some proud son of man returns to earth,...welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master's own, Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone, Unhonoured falls, unnoticed all...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1817
...once such majesty with sweetness blending, I worship more, but cannot love tb.ee less. vOL. IV. XXXIV. Inscription on the Monument of a Newfoundland Dog....welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master's own, Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone, Unhonoured falls, unnoticed all...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 81

1857
...we are writing about, can altogether compensate for the loss of that rough savage Kootch —that " Poor dog, in life the firmest friend, The first to welcome, foremost to defend ; Whose honest heart was still hiť master's own, Who labour-d, fought, breath'd, lived for him alone." Besides the Asiatics...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 3-4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1818
...proud son of man returns to earth, Unknown to glory, but upheld by birth, The sculptor"s art exhants the pomp of woe, And storied urns record who rests...welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master"s own , Who labours , lights , lives , breathes for him alone. Unhonoured falls, unnoticed...
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The works of lord Byron, Volume 4

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1820
...less. INSCRIPTION ON THE MONUMENT OF A NEWFOUNDLAND DOS. The sculptor's art exhausts the pomp of wo, And storied urns record who rests below ; When all...welcome, foremost to defend, Whose honest heart is still his master's own, • Who labours, fights, lives, breathes for him alone, Unhonour'd falls, unnoticed...
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