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" Renown'd, triumphant, and enrich'd with spoils. Now, shameful flight alone can save the host, Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all! At whose command whole empires rise or fall: He shakes the feeble props... "
The Description of Greece - Page 142
by Pausanias - 1824
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Avenia: Or, A Tragical Poem, on the Oppression of the Human Species, and ...

Slave trade - 1805 - 358 pages
...our -cargoes lost. So God directs, resistless lord of all, At whose command whole nations rise and fall ; He shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies humbles in the dust. Our cordage torn, decay'd our vessels lie, And scarce insure the wretched...
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The Iliad, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1807
...spoils. Now shameful flight alone can save the host, 1 13 Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! At whose command whole empires rise or fall: lie shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies humbles to the dust. ISO All rank'd...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill

John Bell - 1807
...' Now shameful flight alone can save the host, 145 ' Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. ' So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! ' At whose command whole empires rise and fall : ' He shakes the feeble props of human trust, • ' And towns and armies humble to the dust....
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The Iliad of Homer, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1808
...spoils. Now shameful flight alone can save the host, 145 Our hlood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! At whose command whole empires rise or fsll ; He shakes the feehle props of human trust, And towus and armies humhles to the dust. 150 What...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 782 pages
...ith spoils. Now shameful flight alone can save the host, Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! At whose...shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies humbles to the dust. What shame to Greece a fruitless war to wage, Oh, lasting shame in every...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Pope's Homer's ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...poils. Now shameful flight alone can save the host, Our blood, our treasure, and our 'glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! At whose...whole empires rise or fall : He shakes the feeble ршрз of human trust, And towns and armies humbles to the dust. What shame to Greece a fruitless...
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The Works of the Greek and Roman Poets, Volume 1

English literature - 1813
...with spoils. Now shameful flight alone can save the host, Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! At whose...shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies bumbles to the dust. What shame to Greece a fruitless war to wage, Oh, lasting shame in every...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...spoils. Now, shameful flight alone can save the host, Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all! At whose...shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies humbles to the dust. What shame to Greece a fruitless war to wage, Oh, lasting shame in every...
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The Iliad of Homer, Volume 1

Homer - 1822 - 504 pages
...with spoils. Now shameful flight alone can save the host, Our blood, our treasure, and our glory lost. So Jove decrees, resistless lord of all ! At whose...shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies humbles to the dust. What shame to Greece a fruitless war to wage, Oh, lasting shame in every...
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The description of Greece, by Pausanias, tr. with notes [by T. Taylor].

Pausanias (the traveller) - 1824
...an army to Sicyon, and warred upon Hippolytus the son of Rhopalus, and the grandson of I'lin'stus. And Hippolytus distrusting his own forces, promised...shakes the feeble props of human trust, And towns and armies humbles to the dust. But while the Sicyonians were in this enervated condition the city in a...
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