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" The Scian and the Teian muse, The hero's harp, the lover's lute, Have found the fame your shores refuse ; Their place of birth alone is mute To sounds which echo further west Than your sires'  "
Songs of Freedom - Page 41
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The Birth of a Grandfather

May Sarton - Fiction - 1989 - 277 pages
...himself like a dog and raised his head, turning toward Joe, with a mischievous smile, and recited: "The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece Where burning...arts of war and peace Where Delos rose and Phoebus sprungl Eternal summer gilds them yet But all, except their sun, is set" "Lucky man, you've kept your...
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El mundo trágico de los griegos y de Shakespeare: consideraciones sobre lo ...

Ludwig Schajowicz - Comparative literature - 1990 - 374 pages
...pensar del pensador por la vía recta. CAPITULO IV LA BÚSQUEDA DE LO SAGRADO A Manfred Kerkhoff The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece, Where burning Sappho loved and sung, Where grew the arts ofwar and peace, Where Delos rose and Phoebus sprung! Eternal summer gilds them yet, But all, excep1...
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The Classic Myths in English Literature and Art

Charles Mills Gayley - Art - 1991 - 597 pages
...Illustrative. Byron's allusion to Delos in Don Juan, 3, 86 : The isles of Greece I the isles of Greece I Where burning Sappho loved and sung. Where grew the...war and peace, Where Delos rose, and Phoebus sprung 1 Eternal summer gilds them yet, But all, except their sun, is set. See Milton's Sonnet, " I did but...
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The Veil of Signs: Joyce, Lacan, and Perception

Sheldon Brivic - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 207 pages
...Annotations 75, points out that FW 75.9-10 parodies the well-known lines from Byron's Don Juan, "The Isles of Greece, the Isles of Greece!/ Where burning Sappho loved and sung!" The song about Greece appears between stanzas 86 and 87 of Canto III. Because the pages of McHugh's...
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Travelers to an Antique Land: The History and Literature of Travel to Greece

Robert Eisner - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 304 pages
...girls, and a poet who sings a Philhellenic hymn full of history no Greek poet of the day would know. The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece! Where burning Sappho loved and sung . . . (3.86.1) But alas! Lambro, the errant father, has not died. He has returned secretly (far-seeing...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...harpy. 39 Be hypocritical, be cautious, be Not what you seem, but always what you see. OxBoLi 40 The rein I'll catch the conscience of the King. (II, ii) NAWM-I 33 O, what a 41 The mountains look on Marathon — And Marathon looks on the sea; And musing there an hour alone,...
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The Golden Age of Myth & Legend

Thomas Bulfinch - Social Science - 1993 - 495 pages
...that it might be a secure resting-place for his beloved. Byron alludes to Delos in his Don Juan: The isles of Greece! the isles of Greece! Where burning...arts of war and peace, Where Delos rose and Phoebus sprang! CHAPTER 5 Phaeton Phaeton was the son of Apollo and the nymph Clymene. One day a schoolfellow...
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The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1993 - 1092 pages
...that were. LORD BYRON (1 788-1 824), English poet. Chitde Harold's Pilgrimage, clo. 2, st. 2. 3 The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece! Where burning...sung. Where grew the arts of war and peace. Where Délos rose, and Phoebus sprung! Eternal summer gilds them yet. But all, except their sun, is set....
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...In Italy he 'd ape the " Trecentist! ; " In Greece, he 'd sing some sort of hymn like this V ye: The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece ! Where burning...sung, Where grew the arts of war and peace, Where Délos rose, and Phoebus sprung ! Eternal summer gilds them yet, But all, except their sun, is set...
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Ancient Greek Music

M. L. West - Music - 1992 - 424 pages
...that all or almost all Sappho's poems 'were recited by herself informally to her companions'.1 The isles of Greece, the isles of Greece, where burning Sappho loved and recited'? In that generally admirable volume The Oxford History of the Classical World (1986) we look...
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