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" What though no credit doubting wits may give? The fair and innocent shall still believe. Know then, unnumber'd spirits round thee fly, The light militia of the lower sky: These, though unseen, are ever on the wing, Hang o'er the Box, and hover round the... "
Elegant Extracts; Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry: Selected for ... - Page 180
edited by - 1791
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1762
...felt fuch rage, refentment, and defpair, As thou, fad virgin ! for thy ravifh'd hair. Firft and third. Think what an equipage thou haft in air, And view with fcorn two pages and a chair. What guards the purity of melting maids, In courtly balls, and midnight-mafquerades, Safe from the...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1762
...rage, refentment, and defpsir, 5. As thou, -fird'vkgin! for thy ravifh'd hair. -'< A. Fir ft and third. Think what an equipage thou haft in air, * And view with fcorn two pages and a chair. - ;v.-;i\ Again, : • . • I. '. :f I | What guards the purity of melting maids, > In courtly balls,...
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Elements of Criticism: Volume I [-II].

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1765
...fuch rage, refenttnent, and defpair. As thou, fad virgin ! for thy ravilh'd hair. Firft and third. • Think what an equipage thou haft in air. And view with fcorn two pages and a chair. Again : • What guards the purity of melting maids, In courtly balls, and midnight-mafquerades, Safe...
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1767
...Know, then, unnumbered Spirits round thee fly, The light Militia of the lower fky t Thefe, tho' unfeen, are ever on the wing, Hang o'er the Box, and hover...thou haft in air, And view with fcorn two Pages and a Chajr. As now your own, our beings were of old, And once inclos'd in Woman's beauteous mould ; Thence,...
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Elements of Criticism..

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1772
...felt fuch rage, refentment, and defpair, As thou, fad virgin ! for thy raviuVd hair. Firft and third. Think what an equipage thou haft in air, And view with fcorn two pages and a ch»ir. Again : What guards the purity of melting maids, In courtly balls, and midnight mafquerades,...
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...then, unnumber'd spirits round thee fly, The light militia of the lower sky ; These, though unseen, are ever on the wing, Hang o'er the box, and hover round the ring. Think what an equipage thou hast in air, 45 And view with scorn two pages and a chair. As now your own, our beings were of old,...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 32

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...the wing, Hang o'er the Box, and hover round the Ring. Think what an equipage thou haft in air, 45 And view with fcorn two Pages and a Chair. As now...were of old, And once inclos'd in Woman's beauteous mould3 Thence, by a foft tranfitionj we repair From earthly vehicles to thefe of air. 50 Think not,...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...&c.] All the verfes from hence to the end of this Canto were added afterwards. Thefe, though unfeen, are ever on the wing, Hang o'er the Box, and hover...the Ring. Think what an equipage thou haft in air, 4.5 And view with fcorn two Pages and a Chair. As now your own, our beings were of old, And once inclos'd...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 32-34

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...&c.] All the verfes from hence to the end of this Canto were added afterwards. Thefe, though unfeen, are ever on the wing, Hang o'er the Box, and hover round the Ring. Think what an equipage tnou haft in air, 4,3 And view with fcorn two Pages and a Chair. As now your own, our beings were of...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 59

Tobias Smollett - Books - 1785
...completed ; and our author, if he indeed believes his own oracles, might have exclaimed with Pope, ' Think what an equipage thou haft in air, And view, with fcorn, two pages and a chair.' ' Advenifement. Mr. Stargazer, of Half-moon-ftreet, being allowed by all thofe he has the honour to...
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