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" There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear; And where his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled, and Mercy sigh'd farewell! "
The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal - Page 204
1814
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The Christian Observer, Volume 13

1815
...rather should betray Scniq >ecret thought — than drag thai chief's to day. There was a laughing detil in his sneer That raised emotions both of rage and...his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled — aud Mercy sighed farewell!" The last lines, we hinst repeat it, we think far too deeply traced...
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The Giaour: A Fragment of a Turkish Tale

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1814 - 75 pages
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought — than drag that chief's to day. There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised...Hope withering fled — and Mercy sighed farewell! X. Slight are the outward signs of evil thought, Within — within — 'twas there the spirit wrought!...
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The Monthly Review

Ralph Griffiths, George Edward Griffiths - 1814
...rather should betray Some secret thought — than drag that chiefs to day. There was a laughing Devil ia his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear...Hope withering fled — and Mercy sighed farewell ! ' Slight are the outward sign* of evil thought, Within — within — 'twa* there th? spirit wrought...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 1

1814
...betray Some secret thought — than drag that chiefs to day. There was a laughing Devil in his aneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear ; And where...hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled — and Mercy signed farewell ! ' ' Yet was not Conrad thus by Nature sent To lead the guilty — guilt's worst instrument....
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The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany, Volume 76

1814
...thought — than drag that chief's today. There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, Thai raised émotions both of rage and fear ; And where his frown of hatred...Hope withering fled— and Mercy sighed farewell! None are all evil — clinging round his heart, One softer feeling would not yet depart ; Oft could...
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The Rhode-Island Literary Repository, Volume 1

Isaac Bailey - 1814
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought — than drag that chief's to day. There was a laughing devil in his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear ; And where his Irown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled — and Mercy sighed farewell ! Lone, wild, and strange,...
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The Rhode-Island Literary Repository, Volume 1

1814
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought — than drag that chief's to day. There was a laughing devil in his sneer, That raised...Hope withering fled — and Mercy sighed farewell 5 Lone, wild, and strange, he stood alike exemptFrom all affection and from all contempt : His name...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volume 3

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1815
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought, than drag that chiefs to day. There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised...where his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled—and Mercy sighed farewell! X. Slight are the outward signs of evil thought, 22Q Within—within—'twas...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Lord Byron: The corsair. Lara

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1817
...scrutiny, Lest he to Conrad rather should betray Some secret thought, than drag that chiefs to day. There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised...where his frown of hatred darkly fell, Hope withering fled—and Mercy sighed farewell! X. Slight are the outward signs of evil thought, 229 Within—within—'twas...
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The Trials of Jeremiah Brandreth, William Turner, Isaac Ludlum, George ...

William Brodie Gurney - 1817 - 522 pages
...• • The full encounter of his searching eye. There was a laughing devil in his sneer, That roused emotions both of rage and fear; And where his frown...fell, Hope withering fled, and mercy sighed farewell." i Gentlemen, I am sure you will forgive the length of this beautiful extract, on account of its singular...
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