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Euthanasia. When Time," &c.
To a Youthful Friend
There was a Time, I need not name ib.
1813 – (ætat. 25).
1817 — (ætat. 29).
Feb. Finishes • Manfred.' Jan. Writes . Remember him whom passion's power.'
March. Translates, from the Armenian, a Correspondence March. Publishes • The Waltz' anonymously.
between St. Paul and the Corinthians. May. Publishes . The Giaour.' See Fac Similes, No. II.
April. Visits Ferrara for a day.. - 20. Writes • The Lament July. Projects a journey to Abyssinia.
of Tasso, Sep. Writes. When from the Heart where Sorrow sits.'
May. Visits Rome for a few days.-5. Writes there a new Nov. Is an unsuccessful suitor for the hand of Miss
third act to Manfred.' Milbanke.
June. Begins, at Venice, the fourth canto of Childe Harold.' Dec. 2. Publishes · The Bride of Abydos.' - 13. Writes
Oct. Writes • Beppo.'
1818 — (30).
July. Writes Ode to Venice.'
Oct. Finishes • Mazeppa.'
13. Begins the second canto of Don Juan.' Feb, Writes. Windsor Poetics.'
1819 – (31). Apr. 10. Writes · Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte.' - Re.
Jan. 20. Finishes the second canto or. Don Juan.' solves to write no more poetry, and to suppress
April. Commences an acquaintance with the Countess all he had ever written.
Guiccioli. - Writes Stanzas to the Po.' May Begins 'Lara.' - Writes I speak not, I trace not.'
Writes "Letter to the Editor of My Grandmother's - And Address to be recited at the Caledonian
Review.' - And Sonnet to George the Fourth.' Meeting.'
Nov. Finishes the third and fourth cantos of Don Juan.' Aug. Publishes · Lara.'- Writes · Condolatory Verses to
Dec. Removes to Ravenna.
1820 – (32.)
Jan. Is domesticated with the Countess Guiccioli.
Feb. Translates the first canto os · Morgante Maggiore.' Oct. Writes • Elegy on the Death of Sir Peter Parker.'
March. Writes The Prophecy of Dante.' – Translates - And Lines to Belshazzar.'
• Francesca of Rimini.'- And writes Observations Dec. Writes · Hebrew Melodies.'
upon an Article in Blackwood's Magazine.'
April 4. Begins · Marino Faliero.' 1815—(27).
16. Finishes · Marino Faliero.'
Oct. 16. Begins the fifth canto of: Don Juan.' Jan. 2. Marries Miss Milbanke. See Fac Similes, No.JII.
Nov. 20. Finishes the finh canto or Don Juan.' - And Feb. Writes. There be none of Beauty's Daughters.'
writes 'The Blues ; a Literary Eclogue.' March. Writes Lines on Napoleon Buonaparte's Escape from Elba.'
1821 - - (33). July. Begins · The Siege of Corinth.' - And writes
13. Begins ‘Sardanapalus.' • There's not a Joy the World can give.' – And
Feb. 7. Writes. Letter to John Murray, Esq., on Bowles's • We do not curse thee, Waterloo.'
Strictures upon Pope.' Aug. Writes • Must thou go, my glorious Chief?' -'Star
Mar. 25. Writes. Second Letter to John Murray, Esq.,'&c. of the Brave.' And 'Napoleou's Farewell.'
17. Finishes 'Sardanapalus.' Dec. 10. Birth of his daughter, Augusta Ada.
June 11. Begins. The Two Foscari.'
10. Finishes · The Two Foscari.' - 16. Begins
• Cain ; a Mystery.'
Sep. 9. Finishes · Cain.'- Writes · Vision of Judgment.' Jan. Publishes 'The Siege of Corinth.'
Oct. Writes • Heaven and Earth ; a Mystery.' Feb. Publishes · Parisina.' - Lady Byron adopts the re
Nov. Removes to Pisa, — 18. Begins • Werner.' And solution of separating from him.
• The Deformed Transformed.' March 17. Writes ‘Fare thee well! and is for ever.' - And,
1822 29. A Sketch, · Born in the garret.'
- (34). Jan.
20. Finishes. Werner.' 16. Writes. When all around grew drear and dark.'
Feb. 25. Takes a last leave of his native country. - Pro
Writes the sixth, seventh, and eighth cantos of ‘Don
Juan,' ceeds, through Flanders and by the Rhine, to Swit.
Finishes • The Deformed Transformed.' - Writes zerland.
the ninth, tenth, and eleventh cantos of Don Juan.' May. Begins the third canto of Childe Harold.'
Removes to Genoa.
1829 – (35).
Writes. The Age of Bronze.'
Feb. Writes · The Island.' And more cantos or. Don
• The Dream.'
Receives a communication from the Greek Com-
mittee sitting in London.
July 14. Sails for Greece. remount.' – Epistle to Augusta, “My Sister, my
Aug. Reaches Argostoll.- Makes an excursion to Ithaca.sweet Sister.'- And, Sonnet to Lake Leman.'
Dec. Waits at Cephalonia the arrival of the Greek fleet.
Makes a tour of the Bernese Alps. - Writes . Lines
1824 — (36).
Jan. 5. Arrives at Missolonghi. – 22. Writes · Lines on Oct. Leaves Switzerland for Italy.
completing my Thirty-sixth Year.' - 30. Is apNov. Takes up his residence at Venice. - Translates
pointed commander-in-chief of an expedition
April 19. His Death.
Itt Harrow in 1803.
AT VARIOUS PERIODS OF HIS LIFE.
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