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" Maker said, That not in humble nor in brief delight, Not in the fading echoes of Renown, Power's purple robes, nor Pleasure's flowery lap, The... "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 20
edited by - 1779
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The Pleasures of Imagination: A Poem in Three Books

Mark Akenside - Imagination - 1744 - 102 pages
.... Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep She plunges ; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up 210 In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at...goal. For from the birth ' . - '. Of mortal man, the fov'reign Maker faid, лл That not in humble or in brief delight, " Not in the fading echoes of renown,...
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Letters Concerning Taste: To which are Added, Essays on Similar and Other ...

John Gilbert Cooper - Aesthetics - 1757 - 220 pages
...; Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep 209 She prunges ; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at...fated goal. For from the birth Of mortal man, the fov'reign Maker faid, That not in humble nor in brief delight, Not in the fading echoes of renown,...
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The Works of Virgil in English Verse, Volume 2

Virgil, Christopher Pitt, Joseph Warton - 1763
...below ; Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep She plunges; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at the fated goal. a. WONDERFULNESS. ——What need words To paint its power ? For this, the daring youth Breaks from...
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Works: In English Verse, Volume 1

Virgil - 1763
...below ; Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep She plunges; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at the fated goal. 2. WON2. WONDERFULNESS. What need words To paint its power ? For this, the daring youth Breaks from...
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Rhetoric; Or, A View of Its Principal Tropes and Figures, in Their Origin ...

Thomas Gibbons - English language - 1767 - 478 pages
...below ; Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep She plunges ; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at...fated goal. For from the birth Of mortal man, the fov'reign Maker faid, That not in humble nor in brief delight, Not in the fading echoes of renown,...
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The Works of Virgil: In Latin & English. The Aeneid, Volume 1

Virgil - Poetry - 1778
...below ; Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteepShe plunges ; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at the fated goal. 2. WONDERFULNESS. * i i — What need words To paint its power ? For this, the daring youth Breaks...
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The Pleasures of Imagination: A Poem, in Three Books. By Mark Akenside, M.D. ...

Mark Akenside - 1744 - 108 pages
...: Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep She plunges : foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallowed up 210 In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at...fated goal. For from the birth Of mortal man, the fovran Maker laid, That not in humble nor in brief delight, Not in the fading echoes of renown, 415...
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The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1785 - 405 pages
...below; Till, half recoiling, down the headlong fteep She plunges; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes Reft at the fated goal. For from the birth Cf m'orta! man, the fovereign Maker faid, That not in humble nor in brief de-light, Not in the fading...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ...

English poets - 1790
...gloomy void, aftonifh'd, yet unquell'd, She plungeth ; down the unfathomable gulph Where God alone hath being. There her hopes Reft at the fated goal. For, from the birth 270 Of human kind, the Sovereign Maker faid That not in humble, nor in brief delight, Not in the fleeting...
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The Pleasures of Imagination

Mark Akenside, Mrs. Barbauld (Anna Letitia) - Imagination - 1794 - 195 pages
...fteep She plunges; foon o'erwhelm'd and fwallow'd up In that immenfe of being. There her hopes 211 Reft at the fated goal. For from the birth Of mortal man, the Sov'reign Maker faid, That not in humble nor in brief delight, Not in the fading echoes of renown,...
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