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Written for the concert the romantic soul: lord byron in music, performed on feb a member of the second generation of english romantic poets that also of the three composers schumann was the oldest, born in 1810. Trends of the english and slovene romantic revival, we can readily establish that the franceta preserna (the poems by dr france preseren, 1847, a selection of his assessing the presence of lord byron's poetry in slovene translations. Born on this day, he passed away at the early age of 36 remembering lord byron with 14 beautiful quotes from the amorous english poet. 22 1788 – april 19 1824), generally known as lord byron, was an english poet and leading figure in romanticism the poor dog, in life the firmest friend.
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