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Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice: A Tragedy in Five Acts
Baron George Gordon Byron Byron
No preview available - 2016
Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice: A Tragedy, in Five Acts (Classic Reprint)
George Gordon Byron
No preview available - 2017
ANGIOLINA answer bear BENINTENDE BERTRAM BERTUCCIO FALIERO blood brave breath CALENDARO cause chief CITIZEN Conspirators council crime dared death deep DOGE doubt ducal duty Enter eyes faith false fathers fear feel Forty give Guards hand hath head hear heart Heaven honour hope hour insult ISRAEL BERTUCCIO judge justice late least leave less light LIONI live look lord MARIANNA Marino means meet nature never night noble Note o'er once palace passions patrician pause peril prince proud punishment rest Saint SCENE senate sentence shame SIGNOR slave soul sovereign speak spirit stand Steno strike sword thee thine things thou thou hast thoughts thousand traitor treason true trust twas unto Venice VINCENZO virtue
Page 107 - Rear'd up from out the waters, scarce less strangely Than those more massy and mysterious giants Of architecture, those Titanian fabrics, Which point in Egypt's plains to times that have No other record. All is gentle : nought Stirs rudely ; but, congenial with the night, Whatever walks is gliding like a spirit.
Page 173 - Have made thee last and worst of peopled deserts ; Then in the last gasp of thine agony, Amidst thy many murders, think of mine! Thou den of drunkards with the blood of princes ! " Gehenna of the waters ! thou sea Sodom ! Thus I devote thee to the infernal gods ! Thee and thy serpent seed ! [Here the DOGE turns, and addresses the Executioner.