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" As doves By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to their sweet nest returning home, Cleave the air, wafted by their will along ; Thus issued, from that troop where Dido ranks, They, through the ill air speeding : with such force My cry prevail'd,... "
The vision; or, Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise, tr. by H.F. Cary - Page 9
by Dante Alighieri - 1814
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 82

English literature - 1818
...loud woŘing," &c. Two in particular approached to hiro^ the unfortunate lovers of lUmini: " As doves, By fond desire invited, on wide wings, And firm, to...sweet nest returning home, Cleave the air, wafted by their will along : Thus issued from that troop, — They through (he ill air speeding." Innumerable...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 29

Sydney Smith, Lord Francis Jeffrey Jeffrey, Macvey Napier, William Empson, Sir George Cornewall Lewis, Henry Reeve, Arthur Ralph Douglas Elliot (Hon.), Harold Cox - 1818
...speech . " O wearied spirits ! come, and hold discourse With us, if by none else restrained. " As doves By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to...sweet nest returning home, Cleave the air, wafted by their will along ; They came ....;-.--- Then, turning, J to them my speech addressed, And thus began...
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The Life of a Boy, Volume 1

Miss Stockdale (Mary R.), Mary Sterndale - 1821 - 885 pages
...L'Orient bore him on his way, seeming to have imbibed the anxious feelings of his master; and " as doves, by fond desire invited, on wide wings and firm, to...sweet nest returning home, cleave the air, wafted by their will along, they came." Edgar had been nine months absent, and was now approaching his eighteenth...
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The life of a boy, by the author of The panorama of youth [M.R. Sterndale].

Mary R. Sterndale - 1821
...L'Orient bore him on his way, seeming to have imbibed the anxious feelings of his master; and " as doves, by fond desire invited, on wide wings and firm, to...sweet nest returning home, cleave the air, wafted by their will along, they came." Edgar had been nine months absent, and was now approaching his eighteenth...
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The Vision; Or, Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise of Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri - 1822
...toward us, I thus fram'd my speeeh : " O wearied spirits ! eome, and hold diseourse 'With us, .I by none else restrain'd." As doves 80 By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to the ir sweet nest returnmg home, ,, Cleave the air, wafted by their w:l! along ; Thus issu'd, from...
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Essays on Petrarch

Ugo Foscolo - Platonic love - 1823 - 325 pages
...portate. " O wearied spirits ! come, and hold discourse With us, if by none else restrain'd." As doves By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to...sweet nest returning home, Cleave the air, wafted by their will along. GARY'S Transl. This translator frequently contravenes the position of his author,...
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Essays on Petrarch

Ugo Foscolo, Lady Barbarina Dacre - Platonic love - 1823 - 325 pages
...portate. " O wearied spirits ! come, and hold discourse With us, if by none else restrain'd." As doves By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to their sweet nest returning home, Cleave die air, wafted by their will along. GARY'S Transl. This translator frequently contravenes the position...
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The Vision : Or Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise of Dante Alighieri, Volume 1

Dante Alighieri - 1831
...speech : " O wearied spirits ! come, and hold discourse With us, if by none else restrain'd." As doves, By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to...sweet nest returning home, Cleave the air, wafted by their will along ; Thus issued, from that troop where Dido ranks, They, through the ill air speeding...
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Knight's Store of Knowledge for All Readers: Being a Collection of Treatises ...

Charles Knight - 1841 - 424 pages
...and hold discourse With us, if by none else restraiu'd.' Hearkening to the call, they came as doves, By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to their sweet nest returning borne, Cleave the air." One of the two then addresses Daute thus : — " O gracious creature and benign...
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The Vision, Or Hell, Purgatory and Paradise

Dante Alighieri - 1844 - 600 pages
...speech : " O wearied spirits ! come, and hold discourse With us, if by none else restrain'd." As doves By fond desire invited, on wide wings And firm, to...sweet nest returning home, Cleave the air, wafted by their will along ; Thus issued, from that troop where Dido ranks, They, through the ill air speeding...
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