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" Closed his eyes in endless night. Behold where Dryden's less presumptuous car Wide o'er the fields of Glory bear Two Coursers of ethereal race, With necks in thunder cloth'd, and long-resounding pace. "
A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley]. [2 other copies ... - Page 387
by Collection - 1765
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The miscellaneous works: containing all his original poems, tales ..., Volume 1

John Dryden, Samuel Derrick - Poetry - 1760
...thunder cloath'd, and long-refounding pace. Hark, his hands the lyre explore ! Bright-ey'd Fancy hov'ring o'er, Scatters from her pictur'd urn, Thoughts that...'tis heard no more-— Oh ! lyre divine, what daring fpirit Wakes thee now ? though he inherit Nor the pride, nor ample pinion, That the Theban eagle bear,...
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Anecdotes of Polite Literature ...

Literature - 1764
...kind. Hark, his hands the lyre explore I "Bright-eyedfancy hovering o'er, Scatters from her piflur'd urn Thoughts that breathe, and words that burn. But, ah ! 'tis heard no more. Oh! lyre divine, what daringfpirit Wakes thee now ? Tho' he inherit Nor the f ride nor ample pinion Ybat the Ihelun eagle...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...long-refounding Hark, his hands the lyre explore! Bright-ey'd Fancy hov'ring o'er, Scatters from her piftur'd urn, Thoughts that breathe, and words that burn. But,...'tis heard no more — Oh! lyre divine, what daring fpirit Wakes thce now ? though he inherit Nor the pjide, nor ample pinion, That the Theban eagle bear,...
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Poems by Mr. Gray

Thomas Gray - 1768 - 151 pages
...thunder P Hark, his hands the lyre explore! Bright-ey'd Fancy hovering o'er Scatters from her piftur'd urn * Thoughts that breathe, and words that burn....!. Lyre divine, what daring Spirit "Wakes thee now ? tho' he inherit Nor * Words that weep, and tears that fpeak. Cozulty. •f We have had in our language...
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Poems by Mr. Gray

Thomas Gray - Cats - 1768 - 119 pages
...hovering o'er Scatters from her pi&ur'd urn b Thoughts, that breath, and words, that burn. ' But ah I 'tis heard no more—- Oh ! Lyre divine, what daring Spirit Wakes thee how ? tho' he inherit b Words, that weep, Ľnd tears, that fpeak. Cvailey. ' c We have had in our language...
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Poems

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1770 - 120 pages
...Fancy hovering o'er Scatters from her piftur'd urn * Thoughts, that breathe, and words,that burn. c But ah ! "tis heard no more — Oh ! Lyre divine, what daring Spirit Wakes thee now ? tho' he inherit b Words, that weep, and tears, that fpeak. Cowley. ' c We have had in our language...
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Poems by Mr. Gray

Thomas Gray - 1770 - 120 pages
...Bright-ey'd Fancy hovering o'er Scatters from herpi&ur'd urn * Thoughts, that breathe, and words,that burn. c But ah ! "tis heard no more — Oh ! Lyre divine, what daring Spirit Wakes thee ROW ? tho' he inherit b Words, that weep, and tears, that fpeak. Cowley. ' c We have had in our language...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 43-44

John Bell - English poetry - 1778
...thunder cloath'rt^ an^ long-resounding pace, Hark, his bands the lyre exploref Bright-ey'd Fancy hov'ring o'er, Scatters from her pictur'd urn , Thoughts that breathe, and words that burn. But ahf 'tis heard no more.^— GKAY. VOL. in, EDINBURG i THE HpOUO PITS?, BV THE MARTINS, 1778' POETICAL...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 13, Page 1

Samuel Johnson - Authors, English - 1779
...With necks in thundercloath'd, and long-refoundmgpace, Hark, his hands the lyre explore ! Bnght-cy'd Fancy hovering o'er, Scatters from her pictur'd urn,...'tis heard no more — Oh ! lyre divine, what daring fpirit Wakes thee now ? though he inherit Nor the pride, nor ample. pinion, That the Theban eagle bear,...
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The Works of the English Poets: Dryden

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...necks in thunder cloath'd, and long- refoundmgpace. Hark, his hands the lyre explore ! B:ight-ey'd Fancy hovering o'er, Scatters from her pictur'd urn,...and words that burn. But, ah ! 'tis heard no more — 84 Oh! Oh ! lyre divine, what daring fpirit Wakes thee now i though he inherit ' ' J ' Nor the...
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