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" But Rome is as the desert — where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections ; now we clap Our hands, and cry 'Eureka! "
Childe Harold: Canto the Fourth, The Prisoner of Chillon and Mazepa - Page 28
by George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1909 - 136 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 30

1818
...wrap. All round us ; we but ftel our way to err : The ocean hath his chart, the stars their map, Anil Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap; But Rome is as the desart, where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections : now we chip Our hands, and cry. " Eureka ! "...
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Blackwood's Magazine

1818
...every stone. All round us ; we but feel our way to err : The ocean hath his chart, the stars their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap; But Rome is as the desart, where we steer Stumbling o'er recollectinns ; now we clap Our bands, and cry ' Eureka !' it...
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Spirit of the English Magazines, Volume 3

1818
...and wrap* All round us ; we but feel our way to err : The Ocean has his chart, the stars their map. And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap ; But Rome is as the desart, where weitfeer Stumbling o'er recollections • . . We quote Lord Byron's allusion to Buonaparte...
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THE EDINBURGH REVIEW OF CRITICAL JOURNAL

DAVID WILLISON - 1818
...of her, Night's daughter, Ignorance, hath wrapt and wrap All round us ; we but feel our way to err : And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap ; But Rome is as the desart, where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections ; now we clap Our hands, and cry, " Eureka ! "...
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The Literary Gazette: A Weekly Journal of Literature, Science, and ..., Volume 2

William Jerdan, William Ring Workman, Frederick Arnold, John Morley, Charles Wycliffe Goodwin - 1818
...and wrap * All round us ; we but feel our way to err : The Ocean has his chart, the stars their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap ; But Rome is as the desart, where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections - - - We quote Lord Byron's allusion to Buonaparte...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 3

Scotland - 1818
...cverv stone. All round us ; we but feel our way to err : The ocean ham his chart, the stars their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap ; But Rome is as the desart, where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections ; now we clap Our hands, and cry ' Eureka !' it...
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The works, of ... lord Byron, Volume 7

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...and wrap All round us, we but feel our way to err : The ocean hath his chart, the stars their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap; But Rome...cry « Eureka » it is clear — When but some false MIKAC.I; of ruin, rises near. LXXXII. Alas ! the lofty city ! and alas ! The trebly hundred triumphs...
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The works of ... lord Byron, Volumes 7-8

George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819
...err : The ocean hath his chart , the stars their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap 5 But Rome is as the desert, where we steer Stumbling...but some false mirage of ruin rises near. LXXXII. Alas! the lofty city! and alas! The trebly hundred triumphs! 42 and the day \Vhen Brutus made the dagger's...
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Hermes; oder kritisches Jahrbuch der Literatur, Volumes 1-2

1819
...wrapt and wrap All round us, we but feel our way to err: The ocean hath his chart, the stars their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap; But Rome is as die desart where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections; now we clap Our hands, and cry, „Eureka!"...
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Briefe an eine deutsche Edelfrau über die neuesten englischen Dichter

Friedrich Johann Jacobsen - English poetry - 1820 - 741 pages
...and wrap All round us; we but feel our way to err: The ocean hath his chart, the stars, their map, And Knowledge spreads them on her ample lap; But Rome...we steer Stumbling o'er recollections; now we clap Ouf Jiands , and cry „Eureka!'* it is clear — fflien but some false mirage of ruin rises near....
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