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" I see before me the Gladiator lie : He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low — And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red gash, fall heavy, one by one,... "
A course of elementary reading in science and literature, compiled by J.M. M ... - Page 386
edited by - 1882
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Letters from Europe: Comprising the Journal of a Tour Through Ireland ...

Nathaniel Hazeltine Carter - 1829
...readers. Let any one peruse it, and then go and search for pleasing associations at the Coliseum : " I see before me the gladiator lie ; He leans upon...gash, fall heavy, one by one, Like the first of a thunder shower ; and now The arena swims around him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout, which...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science ..., Volume 10

Thomas Curtis - 1829
...side, Save where opening to the beam of even A dale sloped gradual to the valley wide. Bealtie. ~— - His manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low. Byron. Childe Harold. GR2ECIA, Мл&хл, in ancient geography, part of the outermost coast of Italy,...
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Protestant vigils; or, Evening records of a journey in Italy, in ... 1826 ...

Harriet Morton (author of Protestant vigils.) - 1829
...relative to these victories, in his touching description of the dying Gladiator in the Coliseum, — " I see before me the Gladiator lie ; He leans upon his hand, — his manly brow Cousents to death, but conquers agony, And his drooped head sinks gradually low, And through his side...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ..., Volume 1

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...men remote from power but rarely known, Leave reason, faith, and conscience, all our own. Ooldmith. I see before me the gladiator lie ; He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Coastals to death, but conquers agony. Lord Byron's ChMe HarM. AGON, among the ancients, implied any...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1831
...(5> He leans upon his hand— his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually low — And through his side...and now The arena swims around him — he is gone, ]S,re ceased the inhuman shout which hail'd the wretch ! who won. VOL. i. s CXL. He heard it, but he...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt. Campe's ed

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1831
...brow Cousents to death, but conqners agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradnally tow — And throngh his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red...first of a thunder-shower; and now The arena swims aronnd him — he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shont which hail'd the wreteh who won. Cx LI. He...
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The New sporting magazine, Volume 15

1838
...Of worms — on battle plains or listed spot ? Both are but theatres where the chief actors rot. " I see before me the gladiator lie, He leans upon his hand— his manly brow Consents to death, but eonqaers agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually low — And through his side the last drops, ebbing...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, The giaour, The siege of Corinth [and other poems].

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1832
...spot? Both are but theatres where the chief actors rot. CXL. I see before me the gladiator lie : 5> He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his droop' d head sinks gradually low — And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red...
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The Complete Works of Lord Byron: Including His Suppressed Poems ..., Volume 1

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1832
...spot? Both are but theatres where the chief actors rot. CXL. I see before me the gladiator lie : 5* He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually low — And through his side the last drops, ebbing slow From the red...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 8

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1833
...lie: He leans upon his hand — his manly brow Consents to death, but conquers agony, And his droop'd head sinks gradually low — And through his side...a thunder-shower ; and now The arena swims around him—he is gone, Ere ceased the inhuman shout which haiTd the wretch who won. CXLI. He heard it, but...
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