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" The cemetery is an open space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place. "
Lord Byron and Some of His Contemporaries: With Recollections of the Author ... - Page 340
by Leigh Hunt - 1828 - 494 pages
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Sketches of the History of Literature and Learning in England ..., Volumes 5-6

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1845
..."The cemetery is an open space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so swef place." The voice I hear this passing night was heard In ancient days by emperor and clown ; Perhaps...
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Pencillings by the Way: Written During Some Years of Residence and Travel in ...

Nathaniel Parker Willis - Electronic book - 1844 - 216 pages
...space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might 85 make one in love wiU death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place.'' If Shelley had chosen his own grave at the time, be would have selected the тегу spot where he...
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The Methodist new connexion magazine and evangelical repository, Volume 79

1876
...The cemetery is an open spaec among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might make one in love with death to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place. . . . The savage criticism on his * Endymion,' which appeared in the ' Quarterly Review,' produced...
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Rome: as Seen by a New-Yorker in 1843-4

William Mitchell Gillespie - Rome (Italy) - 1845 - 216 pages
...does not know how soon he himself may enjoy a corner of it, and, in the words of Shelley, " it might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." It lies under the mouldering walls and towers of ancient Rome, in the shadow of the pyramid which is...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1846
...among the ruins" (of ancient Rome,) " covered in winter with violets and daisies;" adding — "It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." I have allowed myself to abridge the circumstances as reported by Mr. Trelawney and Mr. Hunt, partly...
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The Life of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 2

Thomas Medwin - 1847
...sleep sweetly. Shelley's favourite wish, often expressed, was to repose here. He says, — " It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place ;" and in a letter speaking of it, he calls it " the most beautifril and solemn cemetery he ever beheld,...
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The Columbian Magazine, Volumes 7-8

1847
...where riotous sounds had never intruded and, unembellished as it was, I thought one might be almost "in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." CHAPTER II. Not many weeks after the idiot boy's funeral the old man was laid in his place, between...
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The works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, ed. by mrs. Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Fore-edge painting - 1847
...The cemetery is an open space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so eweet a place. The genius of the lamented person to whose memory I have dedicated these unworthy verses,...
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The Poetical Works of Coleridge, Shelley, and Keats: complete in one volume

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1847 - 607 pages
...of in the preface to his Elegy on the death of his young friend, as calculated to " make one in lore with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place."—The generous reader ģill be glad to hear, that the remains of Mr. Shelky were attended to...
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The Christian reformer; or, Unitarian magazine and review [ed. by ..., Volume 4

Robert Aspland - 1848
...and solemnity has been described by so many travellers, and of which he himself once said, " It might make one in love with death to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." He died before he reached the age of thirty, and, with all his faults, " he was a generous and heroic...
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