The Giaour A Fragment Of A Turkish Tale
And lust and rapine wildly reign To darken o'er the fair domain. It is as though the fiends prevail'd Against the seraphs they assail'd, And, fix'd on heavenly thrones, should dwell The freed inheritors of hell; So soft the scene, so form'd for joy.
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Review: The Giaour: A Fragment of a Turkish TaleUser Review - Martin Michalek - Goodreads
Written during the same mediterranean excursion that birthed Childe Harold, one would not be reproached for reading "The Giaour" the same way he reads "Childe Harold"—that is to say, reading it as ... Read full review
Review: The Giaour: A Fragment of a Turkish TaleUser Review - Ben Dutton - Goodreads
When he was joined by his friends Percy Bysshe Shelley and his lover Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (later Mary Shelley), in Switzerland, they discussed galvanism, and the reconstitution of human flesh ... Read full review