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" At last divine Cecilia came, Inventress of the vocal frame ; The sweet enthusiast, from her sacred store, Enlarged the former narrow bounds, And added length to solemn sounds, With nature's mother-wit, and arts unknown before. Let old Timotheus yield... "
Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ... - Page 205
1801
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Poetry for Schools: Designed for Reading and Recitation. The Whole Selected ...

Eliza Robbins - Children's poetry - 1828 - 383 pages
...came, Inventress of ike vocal frame ; The sweet enthusiast, from her sacred store Enlarged the fanner narrow bounds, And added length to solemn sounds, With nature's mother-wit, and art unknown before, Let old Timotheus yield. the prize, Or both divide the crown ; He raised a mortal...
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Istoria della vita e delle opere di Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino

Quatremère de Quincy (M., Antoine-Chrysostome) - Painters - 1829 - 847 pages
...Cecilia carne Inventresf of the vocal frame ; The sweet enthusiast ,from her sacred store , Enlarg'd the former narrow bounds , And added length to solemn...With nature's mother-wit, and arts (unknown before) She drew an angel down. Ecco La divina Cecilia , trovatrice Del vocale stromento. Quella dolce Entusiasta...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 8

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...Cecilia came, Inventress of the vocal frame ; The sweet enthusiast, from her sacred store. Enlarged the former narrow bounds. And added length to solemn...With nature's mother-wit, and arts unknown before. •'.... uEnthusiasm is founded neither on reason nor divine revelation, but rises from the conceits...
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Franciscus Junius F.F. and His Circle

Rolf Hendrik Bremmer - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 249 pages
...OF MVS1QVE, / An Ode 1n Honour of St. CEC1LlA'S Day', Kinsley, op.cit., 509 (First edition, 1697): 'Let old Timotheus yield the Prize,/ Or both divide the Crown:/ He raised a mortal to the sky;/ She drew an Angel down.' See also Excursus ll below. Haendel turned Dryden's...
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Johnson, Writing, and Memory

Greg Clingham - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 222 pages
...Cecilia came, Inventress of the Vocal Frame; The sweet Enthusiast, from her Sacred Store, Enlarg'd the former narrow Bounds, And added Length to solemn...rais'da Mortal to the Skies; She drew an Angel down. (lines 155-7o) Johnson was obviously serious about the lasting benefit of Christianity, symbolized...
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The Major Works

John Dryden - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 967 pages
...Cecilia came, Inventress of the vocal frame;0 The sweet enthusiast, from her sacred store, Enlarged the former narrow bounds, And added length to solemn...Timotheus yield the prize, Or both divide the crown; He raised a mortal to the skies. She drew an angel down. 170 GRAND CHORUS At last divine Cecilia came,...
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Triumphant Democracy

Andrew Carnegie - Travel - 2005 - 432 pages
...Cecilia came, Inveotress of the vocal frame; The sweet enthusiast. from her sacred store, Enlarged the former narrow bounds, And added length to solemn...With nature's mother-wit, and arts unknown before." Unless the greatest and best of the race are wholly at fault in their estimate of the influence exerted...
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