Songs of the Springtides by Algernon Charles SwinburneSongs of the Springtides by Algernon Charles Swinburne

Songs of the Springtides

byAlgernon Charles Swinburne

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1880 edition. Excerpt: ...goodliest gift our age hath given, to be Ours, while the sun gives glory to the sea. Our Father and Master and Lord, '/' 13 Who hast thy song for sword, For staff thy spirit, and our hearts for throne; As in past years of wrong, Take now my subject song, To no crowned head made humble but thine own; That on thy day of worldly birth Gives thanks for all thou hast given past thanks of all on earth. 520 NOTES. v. 33. Odes et Ballades, 1822-1824. 57. Les Orientales, 182g. 69. Les Feuilles a'Automne, 1831. 71. Les Chants du Crépuscule, 1835. 73. Les Voix Intérieures, 1837. 81. Les Rayons et les Ombres, 1840. IOI. Hernani, 1830. 105. Marion de Lorme, 1831. 109. Le Roi s'amuse, 1832. 113. Lucrèce Borgia, 1833. 121. Marie Tudor, 1835. 127. Angelo, Tyran de Padoue, 1835. 129. Za Esmeralda, 1836. 133. JPJ.5/a.r, 1838. 137. Z Burgraves, 1842. 153. Cromwell, 1827: Étude J-Mirabeau, 1834 (Littérature et Philosophie mêlées, 1819-1834). 177. Han a"Islande. Bug-Jargal. 182. Le Dernier four d'un Condamné, 1829: Claude Gueux, 1834. 193. Notre-Dame de Paris, 1831. 205. Z?.ff-fon, 1845. 216. Napoléon le Petit, 1852. Châtiments, 1853. Histoire d'un Crime, 1877. In this place I must take occasion to relieve my conscience from a sense of duty unfulfilled so long as I for one have not uttered my own poor private protest--worthless and weightless though it may seem, if cast as a grain into the scale of public opinion--against a projected insult at once to contemporary France and to the present only less than to past generations of Englishmen. On the proposed desecration of Westminster Abiey by the erection of a monument to the son of Napoleon III. 'Let us go hence.' From the inmost shrine...
Title:Songs of the SpringtidesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:36 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217876927

ISBN - 13:9780217876926