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PUBLISHER'S PREFACE.

THIS

Edition contains the whole of Byron's Poems as

published by him during his lifetime. They have been carefully compared with existing issues, and a few notes

added where information appeared necessary.

BEDFORD STREET,

Covent GARDEN,

August, 1868.

CONTENTS.

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OCCASIONAL PIECES-continued.

PAGE/ HEBREW MELODIES :-

PAGE

Lines written in an Albuin, at Malta

43

She walks in Beauty

59

Stanzas composed during a Thunder

The Harp the Monarch Minstrel swept

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storm

43 If that high World .

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Stanzas written in passing the Ambracian The wild Gazelle

59

44

Oh I weep for those

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The Spell is broke, the Charm is flown! 44 On Jordan's Banks.

60

Written after swimming from Sestos to

Jephtha's Daughter

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Abydos

44

Oh! snatch'd away in Beauty's Bloom

60

Lines written in the Travellers' Book ai

My Soul is dark

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Orchomenus

44

I saw Thee weep

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Maid of Athens, ere we part

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Thy Days are done

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Lines written beneath a Picture

45

61

Translation of the famous Greek War Song 45

Song of Saul before his last Battle

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Translation of the Romaic Song.

45

All is Vanity, saith the Preacher'

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On Parting

46

When Coldness wraps this suffering Clay 61

On a Cornelian Heart which was broken 46

Vision of Belshazzar

62

Lines to a Lady weeping

46

Sun of the Sleepless !

62

The Chain I gave .

46

Were my Bosom as false as thou deem'st it

Address, spoken at the opening of Drury

to be

62

Lane Theatre, Saturday, October 10,

Herod's Lament for Marianne

62

1812

46 On the Day of the Destruction of Jerusalem

Verses found in a Summer-house at Hales-

by Titus

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Owen

By the Rivers of Babylon we sat down and

47

Remember thee! Remember thee!

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wept

To Time.

47

The Destruction of Sennacherib

Translation of a Romaic Love Song

48 A Spirit passed before me

Thou art not false, but thou art fickle. 48

On being asked what was the Origin of

POEMS ON NAPOLEON :

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Ode to Napoleon

Remember him whom Passion's Power 49

Ode from the French

Impromptu, in reply to a Friend

49 To Napoleon

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Sonnets to Genevra

49 On the Star ofThe Legion of Honour'

From the Portuguese

49

Napoleon's Farewell

Windsor Poetics

50

Stanzas for Music::I speak not, I trace

POEMS TO THYRZA:

not, I breathe not thy name'

50 To Thyrza

68

Address intended to have been spoken at

Away, away, ye Notes of Woe!

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the Caledonian Meeting, 1814 .

50 One Struggle more, and I am free

69

Condolatory Address to Sarah Countess of

Euthanasia

Jersey

50 And thou art dead, as young and fair

Elegiac Stanzas on the Death of Sir Peter

If sometimes in the Haunts of Men

70

Parker, Bart.

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To Belshazzar

51 DOMESTIC PIECES :-

Stanzas for Music : 'There be none of

Fare thee well

71

Beauty's daughters'

51

A Sketch

71

Stanzas for Music : 'There's not a joy the Stanzas to Augusta: When all around

world can give like that it takes away' 52

grew drear and dark'

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Darkness.

52

Stanzas to Augusta : ‘Though the day of

Monody on the Death of the Right Hon. R.

my destiny's over'.

73

B. Sheridan

53

Epistle to Augusta .

73

Churchill's Grave

54

The Dream

74

Prometheus

54

Lines un hearing that Lady Byron was ill 76

A Fragment

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Sonnet to Lake Leman.

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SATIRES:

A very Mournful Ballad on the Siege and

Conquest of Alhama.

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ENGLISH BARDS AND SCOTCH RE.

Stanzas for Music: ‘They say that hope is

VIEWERS

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happiness

THE CURSE OF MINERVA

90

To Thomas Moore.

THE WALTZ: An Apostrophic Hymn 94

To Samuel Rogers, Esq.

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THE VISION OF JUDGMENT

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Ode on Venice

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THE AGE OF BRONZE

108

Translation from Vittorelli

59

THE BLUES: A Literary Eclogue

115

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