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" Flush'd with a purple grace He shows his honest face: Now give the hautboys breath; he comes, he comes! Bacchus, ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain; Bacchus... "
The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine - Page 96
1839
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 41-42

John Bell - English poetry - 1777
...with a purple grace, He shews his honest face. Now give the hauthoys breath. He comes ! he comes ! Bacchus, ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first...Sweet the pleasure; Sweet is pleasure after pain. CHORDS. " Bacchus' blessings are a treasure; " Drinking is the soldier's pleasure : " Rich the treasure,...
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The Philosophy of Rhetoric, Volume 2

George Campbell - English language - 1801
...sing the jovial god of wine, he very judiciously changes the measure into the brisk trochaic. Bdcchus ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain....Sweet the pleasure». Sweet is pleasure after pain. Again, when he describes his hero as wrought up to madness, and setting fire to the city in a fit of...
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The Port Folio, Volume 3

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1810
...measure also is contrasted, and the poet now assumes the brisk trochaic. " Bacchus, ever fair and ever young-, Drinking joys did first ordain ; Bacchus'...Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain." This social scene is happily contrasted with the melancholy fate of Darius, and both the sentiments...
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The Philosophy of Rhetoric, Volume 2

George Campbell - English language - 1801
...comes to sing the jovial god of wine, he very judiciously changes the measure into the brisk trochaic. Bacchus ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain. Bacchus' blessings dre ,a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure, Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is...
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The Miscellaneous Works of David Humphreys: Late Minister Plenipotentiary to ...

David Humphreys - United States - 1804 - 394 pages
...'d with a purple grace, He shows his honest face. Now give the hautboys breath. He comes, he comes! Bacchus ! ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first...Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. > ^ iv. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain, Fought all his battles o'er again, And thrice he...
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The speaker, or Miscellaneous pieces, selected from the best English writers ...

William Enfield - 1804
...he comes, he comesj Bacchus ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain : Bacchus' blessing are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure...Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure after pain. 4Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain : Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice he routed...
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Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ...

E. Tomkins - Didactic poetry, English - 1804 - 256 pages
...comes, he comes! Bacchus ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain : Bacchus' hlessings arc a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure : Rich...Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain; Fought all his hattles o'er again : And thrice he routed...
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806
...Flush'd with a purple grace He shows his honest face. Now give the hauthoys breath; he comes, he comes! Bacchus ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first...Sweet the pleasure; Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain; Fought all his hattles o'er again: And thrice be routed...
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Poëmes ou morceaux détachés de differens auteurs anglais, traduits en vers ...

Albin-Joseph-Ulpien Hennet - English poetry - 1806
...hautboys breath; he comes, he comes, Bacchus ever fair and young Drinking joys did first ordain. Bacchus's blessings are a treasure ; Drinking is the soldier's...Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. Chorus : Bacchus' blessings, etc. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...hautboys breath ; he comes, he comes! Bacchus, ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain : Drinking is the soldier's pleasure ; Rich the treasure,...Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth' d with the sound the king grew vain; Fought all his battles o'er again; And thrice he routed...
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