Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" And when we look upon their machines, Homer seems like his own Jupiter, in his terrors, shaking Olympus, scattering the lightnings, and firing the heavens; Virgil, like the same power, in his benevolence, counselling with the gods, laying plans for empires,... "
A new grammar of the Portuguese and English languages. Pt.1, Port. Pt.2 ... - Page 47
by Luiz Francisco Midosi - 1832
Full view - About this book

The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 7

Alexander Pope - 1754
...terror,^ ftxajung Olympus, fcattering the lightnings, and firing the Heavens ; Virgil, like the fame power in. his, benevolence, counselling with the Gods, laying plans for empires, and regular]}' ordering his whole creatiflri. flfct ajter alJt, UU with, great parts as with great virtues,,...
Full view - About this book

Essays on rhetoric: abridged chiefly from dr. Blair's lectures on that science

Hugh Blair - English language - 1784 - 384 pages
...lightcnings, fc and firing the heavens ; Virgil', like " the fame power, in his benevolence, " counfelling with the Gods, laying " plans for empires, and ordering his " whole creation." Periods of this kind, when introduced with propriety, and not too frequently repeated, have a fenfible...
Full view - About this book

Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Volume 1

Hugh Blair - English language - 1787
...lightnings, " and firing the heavens ; Virgil, like the fame " Power, in his benevolence, counfelling with " the gods, laying plans for empires, and " ordering his whole creation." — Periods thus conftru&ed, when introduced with propriety, and not returning too often, have a fenfible...
Full view - About this book

A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1801 - 420 pages
...overflow; Virgil, like a river in its " banks, with a constant stream. And when we " look upon their machines, Homer seems like " his own Jupiter in his...counselling with " the Gods, laying plans for empires, and or" dering his whole creation." Periods of this kind, when introduced with propriety, and not too frequently...
Full view - About this book

An Abridgment of Lectures on Rhetorick

Hugh Blair - English language - 1805 - 264 pages
...lightnings, and fir" ing the heavens. Virgil like the fame power- in his " benevolence, counfelling with the gods, laying plans " for empires, and ordering his whole creation." Periods, thus conftru£ted, when introduced with propriety, and not too frequently repeated, have a...
Full view - About this book

The Iliad, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1807
...of the action; disposes all about him, and conquers with tranquillity. And when we look upon their machines, Homer seems like his own Jupiter in his...counselling with the gods, laying plans for empires, and regularly ordering his whole creation. But after all, it is with great parts, as with great virtues,...
Full view - About this book

Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Volume 1

Hugh Blair - English language - 1807 - 384 pages
...with a constant stream. And when we " look upon their machines, Homer seems like his own Jupi" ter, in his terrors, shaking Olympus, scattering the lightnings,...benevolence, counselling with the gods, laying plans far em" pires, and ordering his whole creation." Periods thus constructed, when introduced with propriety,...
Full view - About this book

An Abridgment of Lectures on Rhetoric

Hugh Blair - English language - 1808 - 312 pages
...his own Jupiter in his ter<' rors, shaking Olympus, scattering lightnings, and fir" irig the heavenst Virgil like the same power in his '; benevolence,...plans " for empires, and ordering his whole creation." Peri. ods, thus constructed, when introduced with propriety, and not loo frequently repeated, have...
Full view - About this book

Pope's Homer's Iliad and Odyssey ; Dryden's Virgil and Juvenal ; Pitt's ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810 - 770 pages
...tranquillity. And when we look upon their machines, Homer seems like his own Jupiter in his tcrroun, shaking Olympus, scattering the lightnings, and firing...counselling with the gods, laying plans for empires, and regularly ordering bii whole creation. But, after all, it is with great parts, as with great virtues...
Full view - About this book

The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810 - 770 pages
...tranquillity. And when we look upon their machines, Homer seems like his own Jupiter in his terreurs, shaking Olympus, scattering the lightnings, and firing the heavens; Virgil, like the same power in hU benevolence, counselling with the gods, laying plans for empires, and regularly ordering Ьи ahole...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF