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" Inspired repulsed battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful battle where to rage. So when an angel by divine command With rising tempests shakes a guilty land, Such as of late o'er pale Britannia past, Calm and serene he drives the furious blast ;... "
The poems of Ossian, &c. containing the poetical works of J. Macpherson ... - Page 93
by Ossian - 1805
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An Introduction to the Classics: Containing a Short Discourse on Their ...

Anthony Blackwall - Classical literature - 1737 - 271 pages
...(Such as of late o'er pale Eritannia paft) Calm and ferene he drives the furious Blaft ; And, pleas'd th 'Almighty's Orders to perform, Rides in the Whirlwind, and directs the [Storm *. Comparifons mightily ftrengthen and beautify a Difcourfe ; for fome ; '' * Mr. Addifbn on the Duke...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland: To the Time ..., Volume 4

Poets, English - 1753
...Such as oflate, o'er pale Britannia paid, Calm and ferene, he drives the furious blaft, And, pieas'd th' Almighty's orders to perform-, Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the ftorm. That this letter could not be written by Mr. Addifon, there is all the evidence the nature of...
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Preface. Poems on several occasions. An essay on Virgil's Georgics

Joseph Addison, Thomas Tickell - English literature - 1765
...Such as of late o'er pale Britannia pad, Calm and ferene he drives the furious blaft; And, pleas'd th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the ftorm. But fee the haughty hou fhold-troops advance! The dread of Europe, and the pride of France....
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The Tatler; Or, Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 1

Sir Richard Steele, Joseph Addison - English essays - 1774
...Such as of late o'er pale Britannia pad, Calm and ferene he drives the furious blafl ; And, pleas'd th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the florin. The whole Poem is fo exquifitely noble and poeticf that I think it an honour to our nation...
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A Course of Lectures on Oratory and Criticism. By Joseph Priestley

Joseph Priestley - Criticism - 1777 - 313 pages
...(Such as of late o'er pdc Britannia paft) Calm and ferene he guicV. the furious blaft; And, plcafeil th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the ftorm. The light which this fimile throws upon the principal object in the poem, can only arife from...
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The Poetical Works of Joseph Addison: With the Life of the Author..

Joseph Addison, John Bell - 1778 - 228 pages
...as of late o'er pale Britannia paft, Calm and ferene he drives the furious Mafl, . 190 And, pleas'd th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind and directs the florm. But fee ! the haughty Houfehold-troops advance, The dread of Europe, and the pride of France:...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 23

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...guilty land, Such as of late o'er pale Britannia paft, Calm and /erene he drives the furious blaft ; And, pleased th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind, and direfts the ftorm. But fee the haughty houfliold- troops advance ! The dread of Europe, -and the pride....
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The Tatler, Volume 1

English essays - 1803
...Such as of late o'er pale Britannia past, Calm and serene he drives the furious blast; And, pleas'd th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the storm "." ' The whole poem is so exquisitely noble and poetic, that I think it an honour to our nation and...
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The Tatler, Volume 1

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...Such as of late o'er pale Britannia past, Calm and serene he drives the furious blast 5 And, pleas'd th' Almighty's orders to perform, Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the storm "." •* The whole poem is so exquisitely noble and poetic, that I think it an honour to our nation...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers

British essayists - 1803
...:is of Lste o'er pale Biitannia pist, ' C 1m and serene he drives the furious blast ; ' And, ple^s'd th' Almighty's orders to perform, ' Rides in the whirlwind, and directs the storm J." The whole poem is so exquisitely noble and poetic, that I think it an honour to our nation and...
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