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Lines written in an Album at Malta

- 543

To Florence

ib.

Stanzas composed during a Thunder-storm ib.

Stanzas written on passing the Ambracian

Gulf

544

The Spell is broke, the Charm is flown ! ib.

Written after swimming from Sestos to

Abydos

545

Lines in the Travellers' Book at Orcho.

menus

ib.

Maid of Athens, ere we part

ib.

Translation of the Nurse's Dole in the

Medea of Euripides

- 546

My Epitaph

ib.

Substitute for an Epitaph

ib.

Lines written beneath a Picture

ib.

Translation of the famous Greek War Song,

“ AFÜTE Taides," &c.

ib.

Translation of the Romaic Song, “ MAEVU

μες τσπεριβόλι,” &c.

547

Or Parting

ib.

Epitaph for Joseph Blackett, late Poet and

Shoemaker

ib.

Farewell to Malta

548

To Dives. A Fragment

ib.

On Moore's last Operatic Farce, or Farcical

Opera

ib.

Epistle to a Friend, in answer to some

Lines exhorting the Author to be cheer-

ful, and to “ banish care"

ib.

To Thyrza. “ Without a Stone," &c. - 549

Stanzas, “ Away, away, ye Notes of Woe” 550

Stanzas. “ One Struggle more, and I am

free”

ib.

Euthanasia. “ When Time," &c.

ib.

Stanzas. “ And thou art dead, as young

fair"

551

Stanzas. “ If sometimes in the Haunts of

Men'

ib.

On a Cornelian Heart which was broken 552

Lines from the French

ib.

Lines to a Lady weeping

ib.

“ The Chain I gave,' &c. From the

Turkish

ib.

Lines written on a Blank Leaf of “ The

Pleasures of Memory ”

ib.

Address, spoken at the opening of Drury

Lane Theatre, October 10. 1812

ib.

Parenthetical Address, by Dr. Plagiary - 553

Verses found in a Summer House at Hales

Owen

554

Remember Thee ! Remember Thee !

To Time

ib.

Translation of a Romaic Love Song 555

Stanzas. “ Thou art not false,” &c.

ib.

On being asked what was the “ Origin of

Love”

ib.

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Stanza. « Remember Him," &c.

• 555

On Lord Thurlow's Poems

. 556

To Lord Thurlow

ib.

To Thomas Moore. Written the Evening

before his Visit to Mr. Leigh Hunt in

Horsemonger-Lane Gaol

ib.

Impromptu. “ When from the Heart where

Sorrow sits"

• 557

Sonnet, to Genevra

ib.

Sonnet, to the Same

ib.

From the Portuguese. “ Tu mi chamas" ib.

Another Version

ib.

The Devil's Drive; an unfinished Rhapsody ib.

Windsor Poetics

558

Stanzas for Music. “I speak not, I trace

not,” &c.

ib.

Address intended to be recited at the Cale-

donian Meeting

ib.

Fragment of an Epistle to Thomas Moore 559

Condolatory Address to Sarah, Countess of

Jersey, on the Prince Regent's returning

her Picture to Mrs. Mee

ib.

To Belshazzar

· 560

Elegiac Stanzas on the Death of Sir Peter

Parker, Bart.

ib.

Stanzas for Music. “ There's not a Joy the

World can give," &c.

ib.

Stanzas for Music. “ There be none of

Beauty's Daughters"

- 561

On Napoleon's Escape from Elba

ib.

Ode from the French. “We do not curse

thee, Waterloo"

ib.

From the French. “ Must thou go, my

glorious Chief ? "

562

On the Star of “The Legion of Honour."

From the French

ib.

Napoleon's Farewell. From the French

563

Endorsement to the Deed of Separation, in

the April of 1816

ib.

Darkness

ib.

Churchhill's Grave

- 564

Prometheus

565

A Fragment. “Could I remount," &c. ib.

Sonnet to Lake Leman

ib.

Romance muy Doloroso del Sitio y Toma

de Alhama

566

A very mournful Ballad on the Siege and

Conquest of Alhama

ib.

Sonetto di Vittorelli. Per Monaca. 568

Translation from Vittorelli. On a Nun. ib.

Stanzas for Music. “Bright be the Place of

thy Soul”

ib.

Stanzas for Music. “ They say that Hope is

Happiness"

ib.

To Thomas Moore. “My Bark is on the

Shore"

ib.

On the Bust of Helen by Canova

ib.

Page

Song for the Luddites

569

To Thomas Moore. " What are you doing

ib.

So, we 'll go no more a roving

ib.

Versicles

ib.

To Mr. Murray. “ To hook the Reader" ib.

Epistle from Mr. Murray to Dr. Polidori ib,

Epistle to Mr. Murray. “ My dear Mr.

Murray,” &c.

570

To Mr. Murray. “ Strahan, Tonson," &c. ib.

On the Birth of John William Rizzo

Hoppner

- 571

Stanzas to the Po

ib.

Sonnet to George the Fourth, on the Re-

peal of Lord Edward Fitzgeraid's For-

feiture

572

Epigram from the French of Rulhières ib.

Stanzas. « Could Love for ever," &c. ib.

On my Wedding Day

573

Epitaph for William Pitt

ib.

Epigram. “ In digging up your Bones,

Tom Paine," &c.

ib.

Stanzas. “When a Man hath no Freedom

to fight for at home," &c.

ib.

Epigram. “ The World is a Bundle of Hay" ib.

The Charity Ball

Epigram on my Wedding Day

574

On my Thirty-third Birth Day

ib.

Epigram on the Braziers' Company

ib.

Martial, Lib. I. Epist. I.

ib.

Bowles and Campbell

ib.

Epigrams on Lord Castlereagh

ib.

Epitaph on Lord Castlereagh

ib.

John Keats

ib.

The Conquest. A Fragment.

ib.

To Mr. Murray, “For Orford and for

Waldegrave,” &c.

ib.

The Irish Avatar

575

Stanzas written on the Road between

Florence and Pisa

- 576

Stanzas to a Hindoo Air

- 577

Impromptu. “Beneath Blessington's Eyes” ib.

To the Countess of Blessington

ib.

Stanzas inscribed -“ On this day I com-

plete my Thirty-sixth Year"

ib.

DON JUAN.

PREFACE

• 578

TESTIMONIES OF AUTHORS

ib.

DEDICATION

588

PREFACE to Cantos VI. VII. VIII.

666

Letter to the Editor of “My Grand-

mother's Review"

- 798

Some Observations upon “ Remarks on the

First and Second Cantos of Don Juan"

in Blackwood's Magazine

800

APPENDIX

761

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Sep.

1788.

Nov. 3. Proceeds by sea to Prevesa. - 10. Driven on the

coast of Suli. – 12. Writes, in passing the AmbraJan. the Born, in Holles Street, London.

cian gull, . Through cloudless skies, in silvery 1790 – (ætat. 2).

sheen.' - 13. Sails down the gulf of Arta. - 14. Taken by his mother to Aberdeen.

Reaches Utraikey. - 15. Traverses Acarnania.

21. Reaches Missolonghi. - And, 25. Patras. 1798 -(10).

Dec. 4. Leaves Patras. - 14. Passes across the gulf of May 19. Succeeds to the fanıily title.

Lepanto. - 18. Visits Mount Parnassus, Castri, Made a ward of chancery.

and Delphi. - 22. Thebes.- 25. Arrives at Athens. Removed from Aberdeen to Newstead Abbey. Placed under the care of an empiric at Nottingham

1810 – (ætat. 22). for the cure of his lameness.

Spends ten weeks in visiting the monuments of 1799 — (11).

Athens ; making occasional excursions to several Removed to London, and placed under the care of Jan.

parts of Attica. Writes, • The spell is broke, Dr. Baillie.

Feb. the charm is down !'Lines in the Travellers' Becomes the pupil of Dr. Glennie at Dulwich.

Book at Orchomenus.' - And · Maid of Athens,

ere we part.' 1800 — (12.)

March 5. Leaves Athens for Smyrna.-7. Visits ruins the Is sent to Harrow School.

of Ephesus.-28. Concludes, at Smyrna, the second 1803 – (15).

canto of Childe Harold.'

April 11. Leaves Smyrna for Constantinople. - Visits the Passes the vacation at Nottingham and Annesley.

Troad,
And forms an attachment to Miss Chaworth.

May 9. Writes · Lines after swimming from Sestos to 1805 – (17).

Abydos.'-14. Arrives at Constantinople. Oct

June Leares Harrow for Trinity College, Cambridge.

Makes an excursion through the Bosphorus to the

Black Sea and Cyanean Symplegades. 1806 - (18).

July 14. Departs from Constantinople. - 19. Reaches Jan. Prepares a collection of his Poems for the press.

Athens. - Visits Corinth. Nor. Prints a volume of his Poems ; but, at the entreaty

Aug. 7 Makes a tour of the Morea, and visits Velay Pacha. of a friend, destroys the edition.

- Returns to Athens. 1807 — (19).

1811 – (23). March Publishes · Hours of Idleness.' See Fac Similes,

Jan.
No. 1.

Takes up his residence at the Franciscan Convent,
Oct.
Begins an epic, to be entitled • Bosworth Field.'-

Athens. -- Writes • Dear object of defeated care!'

Feh.
And writes part of a novel.

Writes . Sons of the Greeks, arise !'_' I enter thy

garden of roses.' - And. Remarks on the Romaic 1808 — (20).

or Modern Greek Language.' Jan. }

Passes his time between the dissipations of Cam March 12. Writes . Hints from Horace.' - 17. The Curse Aag, bridge and London.

of Minerva.' - And Lines on Parting.' Takes up his residence at Newstead. - Forms the May Leaves Athens for Malta. — 16. Writes . Epitaph for design of visiting India. - Engaged in preparing

Joseph Blackett.' - And, 26. • Farewell to Malta.' • English Bards and Scotch Reviewers' for the

Returns to England. press.

Aug. 1. Death of his Mother. 1809 —(21).

Oct. 11. Writes Epistle to a Friend, 'Oh I banish care22. His coming of age celebrated at Newstead.

such ever be.'- And Stanzas to Thyrza, • Without March 13. Takes his seat in the House of Lords.

a stone to mark the spot.' 16. Publishes · English Bards and Scotch Re Dec. 6. Writes · Away, away, ye notes of woe l'

viewers.' May Engaged in preparing a second edition of • English

1812 —(24). Bards' for the press.

Jan.

Writes. One struggle more and I am free.'-'When Jame 11. Leaves London on his travels, accompanied by

time, or soon or late, shall bring.'-' And thou art Mr. Hobhouse.

dead, as young as fair.' 30. Writes, on board the Lisbon packet, • Huzza ! Feb. 27. Makes his first speech in the House of Lords.

29. Publishes the two first cantos of Childe HaHodgson, we are going!' 2. Sails from Falmouth.

rold. 7. Lands at Lisbon. - 17. Leaves Lisbon for Se March. Commits a new edition of English Bards,' &c. to ville and Cadiz.

the flames. - Writes, If sometimes in the haunts Ang. 6. Arrives at Gibraltar.- 19. Takes his departure

of men.'' On & Cornelian Heart which was for Malta.

broken.' _. Lines to a Lady weeping.' - And, Sep. 1. Lands at Malta.-14. Writes As o'er the cold

• The Chain I gave !' sepulchral stone.' - 'Oh, Lady! when I left the April 19. Writes · Lines on a blank leaf of The Pleasures shore. - 21. Leaves Malta.-29. Lands at Prevesa.

of Momory.' Oct.

1. Proceeds to Solara, Arta, and Joannini. - 9. Sep. Writes * Address on the Opening of Drury Lane Leaves Joannini for Zitza. — Composes, during a

Theatre.' thunder-storm, . Chill and mirk is the nightly Oct. Writes. The Waltz ; an Apostrophic Hymn.' - And, blast.'-11. Reaches Tepaleen.- 12. Is introduced

• A Parenthetical Address by Dr. Plaglary.' to Al Pacha.- 26. Returns to Joannini.- 31. Be Nov. Writes • Address to Time' - And Thou art not gins the first canto of Childe Harold.'

false, but thou art fickle!'

July

Joly

Jan.

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1813 – (ætat. 25).
Writes • Remember him whom passion's power.'
March. Publishes. The Waltz' anonymously.
May. Publishes The Giaour.' See Fac Similes, No. II.
July. Projects a journey to Abyssinia.
Sep Writes. When from the Heart where Sorrow sits.'
Nov. Is an unsuccessful suitor for the hand of Miss

Milbanke.
Dec. 2. Publishes The Bride of Abydos.' - 13. Writes

· The Devil's Drive.' - 17. And Two Sonnets to
Genevra.'--18. Begins. The Corsair.'—31. Finishes
• The Corsair.'

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1814 - (26). Writes Windsor Poetics.' 10. Writes - Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte.' - Re

solves to write no more poetry, and to suppress

all he had ever written. Begins · Lara.' - Writes . I speak not, I trace not.'

- And Address to be recited at the Caledonian

Meeting.'
Publishes · Lara.'- Writes Condolatory Verses to

Lady Jersey.'
Makes a second proposal for the hand of Miss

Milbanke, and is accepted.
Writes Elegy on the Death of Sir Peter Parker.'

- And Lines to Belshazzar.'
Writes · Hebrew Melodies.'

Aug.

Sep.

Oct.

Dec.

1815—(27). Jan. 2. Marries Miss Milbanke. See Fac Similes, No. III. Feb. Writes. There be none of Beauty's Daughters.' Marck. Writes • Lines on Napoleon Buonaparte's Escape

from Elba.' July, Begins • The Siege of Corinth.' And writes

• There's not a Joy the World can give.' - And

. We do not curse thee, Waterloo.' Aug. Writes • Must thou go, my glorious Chief?' - Star

of the Brave.'- And Napoleon's Farewell.' Dec. 10. Birth of his daughter, Augusta Ada.

1817- (ætat. 29). Feb.•

Finishes • Manfred.
March. Translates, from the Armenian, a Correspondence

between St. Paul and the Corinthians.
April. Visits Ferrara for a day. - 20. Writes. The Lament

of Tasso.' May. Visits Rome for a few days.-5. Writes there a new

third act to Manfred.'
June. Begins, at Venice, the fourth canto of Childe Harold.'
Oct. Writes • Beppo.'

1818 — (30).
July. Writes' Ode to Venice.'
Sep. Finishes the first canto of Don Juan.'
Oct. Finishes . Mazeppa.'
Dec. 13. Begins the second canto of Don Juan.'

1819-(31).
Jan. 20. Finishes the second canto of Don Juan.'
April. Commences an acquaintance with the Countess

Guiccioli. - Writes Stanzas to the Po.'
Aug Writes "Letter to the Editor of My Grandmother's

Review.' - And. Sonnet to George the Fourth.'
Nov. Finishes the third and fourth cantos of Don Juan.'
Dec. Removes to Ravenna.

1820 — (32.)
Jan. Is domesticated with the Countess Guiccioli.
Feb. Translates the first canto of Morgante Maggiore.'
March. Writes · The Prophecy of Dante.' - Translates

• Francesca of Rimini.' And writes Observations

upon an Article in Blackwood's Magazine.' April 4. Begins Marino Faliero.' July 16. Finishes . Marino Faliero.' Oct. 16. Begins the fifth canto of Don Juan.' Nov. 20. Finishes the fifth canto of · Don Juan.' - And writes • The Blues ; a Literary Eclogue.'

1821 — (33). Jan. 13. Begins Sardanapalus.' Feb. 7. Writes 'Letter to John Murray, Esq., on Bowles's

Strictures upon Pope.' Mar.

25. Writes' Second Letter to John Murray, Esq., '&c. May 17. Finishes. Sardanapalus.' June 11. Begins. The Two Foscari.' July 10. Finishes • The Two Foscari.' - 16. Begins

• Cain ; a Mystery." Sep. 9. Finishes · Cain.'- Writes · Vision of Judgment.' Oct. Writes • Heaven and Earth ; a Mystery.' Nov. Removes to Pisa. – 18. Begins · Werner.' - And The Deformed Transformed.'

1822 -(34). Jan. 20. Finishes . Werner.' Feb. Writes the sixth, seventh, and eighth cantos of' Don

Juan.' Aug.

Finishes · The Deformed Transformed.' - Writes

the ninth, tenth, and eleventh cantos of Don Juan,' Sep. Removes to Genoa.

1828 —(95), Jan. Writes. The Age of Bronze. Feb. Writes · The Island.' - And more cantos of Don

Juan.' April. Turns his views towards Greece. May. Receives a communication from the Greek Com.

mittee sitting in London. July 14. Sails for Greece. Aug. 2 Reaches Argostoli..Makes an excursion to Ithaca Dec. S Waits at Cephalonia the arrival of the Greek fleet,

1824 (36). Jan. 8. Arrives at Missolonghi — - 22. Writes Lines on

completing my Thirty-sixth Year.' - 30. Is ape pointed commander-in-chief of

an expedition against Lepanto. Feb. 15. Is seized with a convulsive fit.

See Fac Similes, No. IV. April 9. His last Illness. April 19. His DEATH.

1816—(28). Jan. Publishes • The Siege of Corinth.' Feb. Publishes . Parisina.' - Lady Byron adopts the re

solution of separating from him. March 17. Writes · Fare thee well! and if for ever.'- And,

29. A Sketch, · Born in the garret.' April 16. Writes. When all around grew drear and dark.'

25. Takes a last leave of his native country.- Proceeds, through Flanders and by the Rhine, to Swit.

zerland. May. Begins the third canto of Childe Harold.' June. Writes 'The Prisoner of Chillon' at Ouchy, near

Lausanne. – Takes up his abode at the Campagne

Diodati, near Geneva.
July. Finishes the third canto of Childe Harold.'

Writes Monody on the Death of Sheridan.'--
Stanzas to Augusta, Though the Day of my
Destiny.' - • The Dream.' • Darkness.'
• Churchill's Grave.' – Prometheus.'- Could I
remount.' - Epistle to Augusta, • My Sister, my

sweet Sister.'- And, Sonnet to Lake Leman.' Sep. Makes a tour of the Bernese Alps. - Writes · Lines

on hearing that Lady Byron was ill.' - And be

gins · Manfred.' Oct. Leaves Switzerland for Italy. Nov. Takes up his residence at Venice. - Translates

• Romance Muy Doloroso,' &c.; and · Sonetto di Vittorelli.' - Writes | Lines on the Bust of Helen by Canova.''Bright be the Place of my Soul.' - And. They say that Hope is Happiness.' - Studies the Armenian language.

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