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" Tis said, and I believe the tale, Thy humblest reed could more prevail Had more of strength, diviner rage, Than all which charms this laggard age... "
The Poetical Works ...: With the Life of the Author - Page 69
by Samuel Johnson - 1805 - 132 pages
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The Poetical Works of Collins, Gray, and Beattie: With Lord Byron's English ...

William Collins, Thomas Gray, James Beattie, George Gordon Byron Baron Byron - 1824 - 478 pages
...sublime I Thy wonders, in that god-like age, Pill thy recording Sister's page — ' Tis said, and 1 believe the tale, Thy humblest reed could more prevail,...diviner rage, Than all which charms this laggard age ; E'en all at once together found Cecilia's mingled world of sound — 0 hid our vain endeavours cease,...
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Floral Emblems

Henry Phillips - 1825 - 414 pages
...BRANCH OF PINE THEE WITH CONES. " O music! sphere-descended maid, Friend of pleasure, wisdom's aid, Tis said, and I believe the tale, Thy humblest reed...diviner rage, Than all which charms this laggard age." Collins. This emblem is derived from the mythology of the early poets, as we cannot admit the accustomary...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 600 pages
...that elder time, Warm, energie, ehaste, sublime ! Thy wonders in that godlike age Fill thy reeording p eould more prevail, Had more of strength, diviner rage, Than all whieh eharms this laggard age, Ev'n...
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Elegant Extracts: Book V. Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes ; Book VI ...

1826 - 310 pages
...Devote to Virtue, Fancy, Art ? ' '" '.,, Arise, as in that elder time, ' _" V.". "* Warm, energic, chaste, sublime ! *~j-* Thy •wonders, in that godlike...more prevail, Had more of strength, diviner rage, Then all which charms this laggard age ; E'en all at once together found, 'Cecilia's mingled world...
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The poetical works of William Collins, with observations of dr. Langhorne ...

William Collins - 1827 - 234 pages
...heart. Devote to Virtue, Fancy, Art ? Arise, as in that elder time, 105 Warm, energic, chaste, sublime! Thy wonders, in that godlike age, Fill thy recording...believe the tale, Thy humblest reed could more prevail, 110 Had more of strength, diviner rage. Than all which charms this laggard age ; Ev'n all at once together...
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The Poetical Works of William Collins

William Collins - 1827 - 234 pages
...heart. Devote to Virtue, Fancy, Art ? Arise, as in that elder time, 105 Warm, energic, chaste, sublime! Thy wonders, in that godlike age, Fill thy recording...believe the tale, Thy humblest reed could more prevail, 110 Had more of strength, diviner rage, Than all which charms this laggard age; Ev'n all at once together...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

J[ohn] H[anbury]. Dwyer - 1828 - 314 pages
...heart. Devote to Virtue, Fancy, Art? Arise, as in the elder time, Warm, energic, chaste, sublime ! Thy wonders, in that godlike age, Fill thy recording...this laggard age, Ev'n all at once together found, Cecilia's mingled world of sound — O, bid our vain endeavours cease, Revive the just designs of Greece...
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An Illustration of the Principles of Elocution ...

William Brittainham Lacey - 1828 - 308 pages
...heart, Devote to virtue, fancy, art ? Arise, as in that elder time, Warm, energetic, chaste, sublime ! Thy wonders in that godlike age, Fill thy recording...this laggard age, Ev'n all at once together found Caecilia's mingled world of sound — O, bid our vain endeavours cease, Revive the just designs of...
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The Poems of William Collins: With Notes Selected from the Editions of ...

William Collins - 1828 - 108 pages
...energic, chaste, sublime ! Thy wonders, in that god-like age, Fill thy recording Sister's page — "1'is said, and I believe the tale, Thy humblest reed could...diviner rage, Than all which charms this laggard age, liven all at once together found Caecilia's mingled world of sound — O bid our vain endeavours cease....
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The poems, of William Collins, with notes selected and orig. by W. Crowe

William Collins - 1828 - 104 pages
...encrgic, chaste, sublime ! Thy wonders, in that god-like age, Fill thy recording Sister's page — I'is said, and I believe the tale, Thy humblest reed could...diviner rage, Than all which charms this laggard age, Even all at once together found Caecilia's mingled world of sound — O bid our vain endeavours cease,...
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