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" In Venice Tasso's echoes are no more, And silent rows the songless gondolier; Her palaces are crumbling to the shore, And music meets not always now the ear: Those days are gone — but Beauty still is here. States fall, arts fade — but Nature doth... "
The History of the Life of Albrecht Dürer of Nürnberg: With a Translation of ... - Page 66
by Mrs. Charles Heaton - 1870 - 340 pages
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The Works of Lord Byron: With an Introduction and Bibliography

George Gordon Byron - Poetry - 1994 - 860 pages
...gone— but Beauty still is here. States fall, arts fade— but Nature doth not die, Nor yet forget how Venice once was dear, The pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the manque of Italy I IV. Bat unto as she hath a spell beyond Her name in story, and her long array Of...
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The Fatal Gift of Beauty: The Italies of British Travellers : an Annotated ...

Manfred Pfister - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 554 pages
...gone - but Beauty still is here. States fall, arts fade - but Nature doth not die, Nor yet forget how Venice once was dear, The pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy! But unto us she hath a spell beyond Her name in story, and her long array Of mighty shadows, whose...
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Selected Poems

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - Poetry - 1996 - 830 pages
...- but Beauty still is here. States fall, arts fade - but Nature doth not die, 25 Nor yet forget how Venice once was dear, The pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy! IV But unto us she hath a spell beyond Her name in story, and her long array 30 Of mighty shadows,...
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Venice & the Grand Tour

Bruce Redford - Travel - 1996 - 137 pages
..."Venezia-citta-galante."At best the songless gondolier, in his very muteness, can evoke faint memories of "The plesant place of all festivity, / The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy!" (11. 26-27). But as Canto IV writes an epitaph for the unrecoverable past, its companion poem, Beffo,...
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Angel in the Sun: Turner's Vision of History

Gerald Finley - Art - 1999 - 280 pages
...mourned the end of Venice's liberty. Byron remarked that the festive appearance of the city was a sham: "The pleasant place of all festivity, / The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy!" (4.3). Venice's decadence and deterioration are occasionally alluded to in lines from Byron's poem...
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Palaces in the Night: Whistler in Venice

Margaret F. MacDonald, James McNeill Whistler - Art - 2001 - 160 pages
...gone - but Beauty still is here. States fall, arts fade - but Nature doth not die, Nor yet forget how Venice once was dear, The pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy!1 John Ruskin evoked a similar nostalgia at the beginning of his influential Stanes of Venice:...
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The Last Gondola: A Mystery of Venice

Edward Sklepowich - Fiction - 2003 - 357 pages
..."And here we both are, you and me," Possle continued, "two lovers of Byron in the middle of Venice, 'the pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy.' " "You're fond of quoting Byron," Urbino ventured. "But that's an easy one to recognize. Almost everyone...
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The Cambridge Companion to Byron

Drummond Bone - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 305 pages
...gone - but Beauty still is here. States fall, arts fade - but Nature doth not die, Nor yet forget how Venice once was dear, The pleasant place of all festivity, The revel of the earth, the masque of Italy! But unto us she hath a spell beyond Her name in story, and her long array Of mighty shadows, whose...
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