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" If deed of honour did thee ever please, Guard them, and him within protect from harms. He can requite thee, for he knows the charms That call fame on such gentle acts as these, And he can spread thy name o'er lands and seas, Whatever clime the sun's bright... "
Literary Studies: A Collection of Miscellaneous Essays - Page 65
by William Alfred Jones - 1847
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Milton's poetical works: with life, critical dissertation, and ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1853
...conquerour2 bid spare The house of Pindarus, when temple and tower Went to the ground : And the repeated3 air Of sad Electra's poet had the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare. IX. TO A VIRTUOUS TOD NO LADY. LADY, that in the prime of earliest youth Wisely hast shunn'd the broad...
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Hansard's Parliamentary Debates

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1854
..." Lift not thy spear against the Muses' bower The Great Emnthian conqueror bade spare The liouae of Pindarus, when temple and tower Went to the ground...power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare." 907 Portraan, hon. WHB Price, WP Richardson, JJ Rumhold, CE Russell, Lord J. Russell, F. С. Ы. Russell,...
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The complete poetical works of John Milton, with life

John Milton - Bookbinding - 1855 - 491 pages
...Muses' bower : The great Emathian conqueror bid spare The house of Pindarug, when temple and towet Went to the ground : and the repeated air Of sad Electra's...the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare. IV. TO A VIRTUOUS YOUNG LADY. LADY, that in the prime of earliest youth Wisely hast shunned the broad...
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The Age of Fable: Or, Stories of Gods and Heroes

Thomas Bulfinch - Animals, Mythical - 1855 - 485 pages
...tenderness and despair. Milton, in one of his sonnets, says, — "The repeated air Of sad Elcctra's poet had the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare." This alludes to the story that when, on one occasion, the city of Athens was at the mercy of her Spartan...
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The Age of Fable; Or, Stories of Gods and Heroes

Thomas Bulfinch - Animals, Mythical - 1856 - 485 pages
...forth her grief in language full of tenderness and despair. Milton, in one of his sonnets, says, — " The repeated air Of sad Electra's poet had the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare." This alludes to the story that when, on one occasion, the city of Athens was at the mercy of her Spartan...
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Lectures on the British Poets, Volume 1

Henry Reed - British poetry - 1857 - 408 pages
...verse, when * " The great Emathian conqueror bid spare The house of Pindarus, when tower and temple Went to the ground ; and the repeated air Of sad Electra's...power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare." Or in modern history might be suggested that 'beautiful incident in the life of the conqueror of Canada,...
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Characters and criticisms, Volume 1

William Alfred Jones - American literature - 1857
...Pindarus, when temple and tower Went to the ground; and the repeated air Of sad Electra's Poet ha*l the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare. The sonnet is, perhaps, the most ai tificial form of poetry, and, in consequence, the most difficult to execute with spiritThe chief...
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Sabrinae corolla, in hortulis regiae scholae Salopiensis contexuerunt tres ...

Severn river - 1859
...or colonel, or knight in arms, Whose chance on these defenceless doors may seize, If deed of honour did thee ever please, Guard them, and him within protect...the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare. MILTON. The Parting Gift. Take this ring, the simple token Of a true and loving heart ; Could the spell...
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The Poems of John Milton: With Notes, Volume 1

John Milton, Thomas Keightley - 1859
...house of Pindarus, when temple and tower Went to the ground ; and the repeated air Of sad Eleetra's poet had the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare. 133. But Milton seems to have had hero before him Taseo's Sonnet, Rose, eite F arte iamdiosa ammira,...
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The golden treasury of the best songs and lyrical poems in the English ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - 1861
...seas, Whatever clime the sun's bright circle warms. T.ift not thy spear against the Muses' bower : Went to the ground : and the repeated air Of sad Electra's...the power To save the Athenian walls from ruin bare. J. Milton ON HIS BLINDNESS When I consider how my light is spent Ere half my days, in this dark world...
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