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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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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Volume 2

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 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 a3 sweet a place. abound, what wonder, if its young flower was Uightcd In the bud? The savage criticism...
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The Literary Life and Correspondence of the Countess of Blessington, Volume 2

Richard Robert Madden - Authors, Irish - 1855
...space among the ruins, covered in winter with violets and daisies. // might mate one in love with deatk 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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Lives of the Illustrious, Volumes 3-5

1856
...long — violets, and daisies, mingling with the fresh herbage, and in the words of Shelley < " making one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a plnce." To the memory of John Keats, Shelley inscribed his exquisitely beautiful poem, "Adoniiis —...
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A Collection of Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions: On the Most ...

Silvester Tissington - Epitaphs - 1857 - 517 pages
...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.' Header ! carry these accents in your car, and accompany us to Leghorn. A few months only have elapsed....
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Sketches: Critical and Biographic

Thomas De Quincey - English literature - 1857 - 395 pages
...among the ruins " (of ancient Some), " 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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Shelley and His Writings, Volume 2

Charles S. Middleton - Authors, English - 1858
...and daisies, and presents an appearance of that romantic beauty, that Shelley says : — " It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." " He is made one with Nature : there is heard His voice in all her music, from the moan Of thunder,...
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A General View of the Fine Arts: Critical and Historical, with an Introduction

Daniel Huntington - Art - 1838 - 477 pages
...rests a child of genius, cut off also in the early promise Place of burial. of his years, " It might make one in love with Death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." It is ours to regret that disease and death should so soon have checked the development of powers which...
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Shelley and His Writings, Volume 2

Charles S. Middleton - Authors, English - 1858
...and daisies, arM presents an appearance of that romantic beauty, that Shelley says : — " It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." " He is made one with Nature : there is heard His voice in all her music, from the moan Of thunder,...
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The Eclectic Review

1858
...with characteristic effeminacy of sentiment, Shelley wrote in the preface to his "Adonais:" "It might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." Resuming our function of censor of morals, now that we have disposed of the biographical incidents,...
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Irish Legends and Lyrics, with Poems of the Imagination and Fancy, Volumes 1-2

Denis Florence MacCarthy - English poetry - 1858 - 455 pages
..."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." — Preface to Adonais. () PAGE 32. Or the twin-poet's; he who sings — " A thing of beauty never...
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