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" Though yet unsung, as deem'd, perhaps, too bold ? Angels are men of a superior kind ; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High o'er celestial mountains wing'd in flight ; And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this miry vale, and climb with... "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 80
by Samuel Johnson - 1779
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The Complaint: Or, Night-thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality. : To ...

Edward Young - 1750 - 350 pages
...fuperior Kind ; Angels are Men in lighter Habit clad, High o'er celeftial Mountains wing'd in Flight ; And Men are Angels, loaded for an Hour, Who wade this miry Vale, and climb with Pain, And flipp'ry Step, the Bottom of the Steep. Angels their Failings, Mortals have their Praife ; While Here,...
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The Complaint: Or, Night-thoughts on Life, Death, & Immortality..

Edward Young - 1750 - 416 pages
...fuperior Kind ; Angels are Men in lighter Habit clad, High p'er celeftial Mountains wing'd in Flight ; And Men are Angels, loaded for an Hour, Who wade this miry Vale, and climb withPain, And flipp'ry Step, the Bottom of the Steep. Angels their Failings, Morfals have their Praife;...
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The Complaint: Or, Night-thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality: To which ...

Edward Young - 1756 - 430 pages
...an Hour, Who wade this miry Vale, and climb with Pain, And flipp'ry Step, the Bottom of the Steep. Angels their Failings, Mortals have their Praife; While Here, of Corps ethereal, fuch enrolPd, And {ummon'd to the glorious Standard foon, Which flames eternal Crimfon thro' the Skies....
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Dialogues on the other world, tending to illustrate the writings of the Prophets

J. Fawcett - 1759 - 220 pages
...Superior Kind ; Angels are Men in lighter Habit clad, High o'er celeftial Mountains wing'd in Flight ; And Men are Angels, loaded for an Hour, Who wade this miry Vale, and climb with Pain, And flipp'ry Step, the Bottom of the Steep. There are I own, fays PHILANDER, fome very fine Thoughts in...
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The Works of the Author of the Night-thoughts: In Four Volumes, Volume 3

Edward Young - 1762 - 292 pages
...fuperior kind ; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High o'er celeftial mountains wing'd in flight ; And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this miry vale, and climb with pain, And flipp'ry ftep, the bottom of the fteep. Angels their failings, mortals have their praife ; While Here,...
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The Complaint: Or, Night-thoughts on Life, Death, and Immortality: To which ...

Edward Young - 1775 - 408 pages
...fuperior kind; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High o'er celeftial mountains wing'd in flight; And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this miry vale, and climb with pain, And flipp'ry ftep, the bottom of the fteep. Angels their failings, mortals have their praife; While here,...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 61

English poets - 1790 - 280 pages
...fuperior kind ; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High O'er celeftial mountains wing'd in flight; 53^ And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this...enroll'd, 540 And fummon'd to the glorious Standard ibon, .Which flames eternal crimfon through the fides. Nor are our brothers thoughtlefs of their kin,...
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The Works Of The Author Of The Night-Thoughts: In Three Volumes, Volume 2

Edward Young - 1792 - 354 pages
...fuperior kind ; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High o'er celeftial mountains wing'd in flight ; And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this miry vale, and climb with pain, And flipp'ry ftep, the bottom of the fteep. Angels their failings, mortals have their praife ; While Hen,...
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The Works of the British Poets, Volume 10

Robert Anderson - 1795 - 1036 pages
...fuperior kind ; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High o'er celeftial mountains wing'd in flight; And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this...their failings, mortals have their praife ; While Hert, of corps ethereal, fuch enroll'd, And fummon'd to the glorious Standard foon, Which flames eternal...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - 1796 - 574 pages
...fnperior kind ; Angels are men in lighter habit clad, High o'er celeftial mountains wing'd in flight : And men are angels, loaded for an hour, Who wade this...climb with pain, And flippery ftep, the bottom of the ftecp : Tct fummon'd to the glorious ftandard loon, Which flames eternal crimion thro' the ikies. His...
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