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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 Life and Letters of John Keats

John Keats, Richard Monckton Milnes Baron Houghton, Richard Monckton Milnes (Baron Houghton) - Poets, English - 1867 - 363 pages
...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 place." Ten weeks after the close of his holy work of friendship and charity, Mr. Severn wrote to Mr. Haslam...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley: Including Various ..., Volume 2

Percy Bysshe Shelley, William Michael Rossetti - 1870 - 616 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. The genius of the lamented person to whose memory I have dedicated these unworthy verses was not less...
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A winter journey to Rome and back, with an account of the opening of the ...

William Evill - 1870
...grave ; and, in the words of poor Shelley, whose mouldering heart lies not far from his ; " it makes one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place." In Lord Houghton's life of Keats, a facsimile is given of the poet's handwriting, and the following...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley: Complete in One Volume

Percy Bysshe Shelley - 1871 - 715 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. The genins of the lamented person to whose memory I have dedicated these unworthy verses, was not less...
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Essays from 'The Times' [by S. Phillips]. by S. Phillips, Volume 1

Samuel Phillips - 1871
...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" There he lies! Keats and he, the mourner and the mourned, almost touch ! September 17, 1849. GEOTE'S...
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Lord Byron: A Biography with a Critical Essay on His Place in Literature

Karl Elze - Poets, English - 1872 - 516 pages
...before him ; in that cemetery, of which Shelley in the preface to his ' Adonais ' said, 'that it might make one in love with death, to think that one should be buried in so sweet a place.' In consequence of the affair with the corporal of dragoons at Pisa and the murderous attack on Pietro...
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The poetical works of John Keats. With mem., notes &c, Issue 799

John Keats - 1874
...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...
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The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley; Essays, Letters from Abroad ...

Percy Bysshe Shelley - Fore-edge paintings - 1874 - 527 pages
...The cemetery it an open space among >he 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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Biographical Essays and Essays on the Poets

Thomas De Quincey - English literature - 1875 - 584 pages
...the ruins " (of ancient Rome), " corered 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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Eminent English writers

William Lawson (F.R.G.S.) - 1875
...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." Within eighteen months, Shelley was laid beside his brother poet. We have already alluded to Shelley's...
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