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" The Niobe of nations, — there she stands, Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woe ; An empty urn within her withered hands, Whose holy dust was scattered long ago ; The Scipios... "
Aeneidea, or Critical, exegetical, and aesthetical remarks on the Aeneis [ed ... - Page 388
by James Henry - 1881
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Lord Byron's Works ...

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1821 - 478 pages
...Whose agonies are evils of a day — A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. LXXIX. The Kiobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless and crownless,...urn within her withered hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios' tomb contains no ashes now ; The very sepulchres lie tenantless Of...
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Urania: Taschenbuch auf das jahr 1810-1848

1822 - 534 pages
...temples , ye ! Whose agonies are evils of a day — A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless...withered hands, Whose holy dust was scattered long ago ; The Scipios' tomb contains no ashes now; The very sepulchres lie tenantlcsa *) 91лф S r eu et '«...
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The complete works of lord Byron with a biogr. and critical ..., Volumes 1-2

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1825 - 906 pages
...temples, ye! Whose agonies are evils of a day— A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. LXXIX. The Niobe of nations! there she stands, Childless...crownless, in her voiceless woe; An empty urn within her wither'd hands., Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago; The Scipios' tomb contains no ashes now;4'...
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Scenes and Impressions in Egypt and in Italy

Moyle Sherer - 1825 - 454 pages
...the lyre which, from its solemn chords, sends forth a deep melancholy tone that suits the scene : " The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless...crownless in her voiceless woe, An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago; The Scipio's tomb contains no ashes now ; The...
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Scenes and Impressions in Egypt and in Italy

Moyle Sherer - 1825 - 454 pages
...lyre which, from its solemn chords, sends forth a deep melancholy lone that suits the scene: — " The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless,...crownless in her voiceless woe, An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago; . The Scipio's tomb contains no ashes now ;...
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The North American Review, Volume 21

1825 - 504 pages
...and temples, Ye ! Whose agonies are evils of a day — A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless and crownless, in her voiceless wo ; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios'...
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A Review of the Character and Writings of Lord Byron

Willard Phillips - 1826 - 194 pages
...temples. Ye '. Whose agonies are evils of a day — A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless and crownless, in her voiceless wo ; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; The Scipios'...
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Childe Harold's pilgrimage, a romaunt

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1826 - 170 pages
...temples, Ye ! Whose agonies are evils of a day— A world is at our feet as fragile as our clay. LXXIX. The Niobe of nations there she stands, Childless and crownless, in her voiceless woes^ An empty urn within her withered hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago; The Scipio's...
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The Boston Lyceum, Volumes 1-2

1827 - 590 pages
...with all this magnificence. Byron personifies Rome as the " lone mother of dead empires," and says The Niobe of nations ! there she stands, Childless and crownless. in her voiceless wo ; An empty nrn within her wither'd hands, — and calls upon mortals to restrain their " petty misery"...
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Sketches of the History of Literature: From the Earliest Period to the ...

Wilkins Tannehill - 1827 - 354 pages
...Ye! * ,' Whose agonies are evils of a day — * , A world is at our feet, as fragile as our clay. «, The Niobe of nations ! there she stands Childless and crownless, in her voiceless wo; An empty urn within her wither'd hands, Whose holy dust was scatter'd long ago ; « The Scipios'...
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