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Byron and liberty by Pinto, Vivian de Sola

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Political and social views.,
  • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Vivian de Sola Pinto.
SeriesByron Foundation lecture ;, 1944.
LC ClassificationsPR4392.P64 P5 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p. ;
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4553417M
ISBN 10084143784X
LC Control Number77022974

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From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices.   Liberty is a rare and precious thing,” Jim Powell, former editor of Laissez-Faire Books, writes in his book The Triumph of Liberty. Human history, Powell explains, is rife with warmongers and mindless warriors, slave-drivers and slaves, dictators and serfs. LORD BYRON and his TIMES. Documents Biography Criticism. William Field: Memoirs of the Rev. Samuel Parr. Title: Ὕµνος εἰς τὴν Ἐλευθερίαν (Hymn to Liberty) Originally published: In the appendix to the second volume of Claude Fauriel’s Chants populaires de la Grèce Moderne (Paris: Didot, ). In the same year another version was published in Messolongi, together with an Italian translation. Language: Greek The modern critical edition is Dionysios Solomos, παντα, v.