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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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Lives of the Illustrious: (the Biographical Magazine)., Volume 3

Biography - 1852
...long — violets, and daisies, mingling with the fresh herbage, and in the words of Shelleg, " making one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." To the memory of John Keats, Shelley inscribed his exquisitely beautiful poem, "Adoniiis — 'truly...
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ESSAYS FROM THE LONDON TIMES: A COLLECTION OF PERSONAL AND HISTORICAL SKETCHES

1852
...space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. It might make one in love ivith death to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place" Reader, carry the accents in your ear, and accompany us to Leghorn. A few months only have elapsed....
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Essays on the Poets: And Other English Writers

Thomas De Quincey - 1853 - 296 pages
...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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Essays on the Poets: And Other English Writers

Thomas De Quincey - English literature - 1853 - 296 pages
...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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Essays on the Poets: And Other English Writers

Thomas De Quincey - 1853 - 296 pages
...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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Lives of the illustrious. The Biographical magazine [ed. by J.P. Edwards].

Biographical magazine - 1853
...long — violets, and daisies, mingling with the fresh herbage, and in the words of Shellay, " making one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." To the memory of John Keats, Shelley inscribed his exquisitely beautiful poem, "Adoniiis — 'truly...
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Pencillings by the Way: Written During Some Years of Residence and Travel in ...

Nathaniel Parker Willis - Europe - 1853 - 527 pages
...opon space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. " It might make one in lore with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." If Shelley had chosen his own grave at the time, he would have selected the very spot where he has...
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The Poetical Works of Coleridge and Keats with a Memoir of Each ...

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - 1855
...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. The genius of the lamented person to whose memory I have dedicated these unworthy verses, was not less...
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The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington, Volume 2

Richard Robert Madden - Authors, Irish - 1855
...ancient Rome. It 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.' The inseription on the monument of Keats, who died in Rome in 1821, briefly tells the sad story of...
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The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington

Richard Robert Madden - 1855
...Rome. It is an open space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. // might maJte one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place.' The inscription on the monument of Keats, who died in Rome, in 1821, briefly tells the sad story of...
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