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" Proud of their strength and more than mortal size, The gods they challenge, and affect the skies; Heav'd on Olympus tottering Ossa stood; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood: Such were the youths ! had they to manhood grown, Almighty Jove had trembled... "
Longinus on the sublime; construed literally and word for word; with a free ... - Page 19
by Dionysius Cassius Longinus - 1873
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The Odyssey, tr. by A. Pope. [Followed by] Battle of the frogs and ..., Volume 1

Homerus - 1828
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. Proud of their strength and more than mortal size,...challenge, and affect the skies; Heav'd on Olympus tottering Ossa stood; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood: Such were the youths ! had they to manhood...
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The Odyssey of Homer, Volume 1

Homer - Epic poetry, Greek - 1828
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And ftill nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. Proud of their strength and more than mortal size,...challenge, and affect the skies; Heav'd on Olympus tottering Ossa stood; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood : Such were the youths ! had they to manhood...
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The Methodist Magazine and Quarterly Review, Volume 5

Methodist Church - 1834
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. Proud of their strength, and more than mortal size,...challenge, and affect the skies. Heav'd on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood.' — POPE. Virgil evidently alludes...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. , X9 & ؞ ` H N${, r4 * ; 3 OW8 i S N 6t!< ~$ 뚩 { C uZ Ч X : Heaved on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood. Such were thy youths...
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Homer, Volume 3

Homer - Epic poetry, Greek - 1836
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. Proud of their strength, and more than mortal size, The gods they challenge, and affect the skies: 386 Heaved on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood. Such were they...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cuhits hroad their shoulders spread. ISM. l* 'ritten in the Year 1709. PART I. . ntroduetlon. That II is as great a fault to judge ill, : Heaved on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood. Such were thy youths...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...Nine .ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. ll of Jove ; Who breathes, must mourn : thy woes are frem above. But since thoti tread'st our hos ; Heaved on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood : SuL-hweretheyyouths!...
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Homer, Volume 3

Homer - 1842
...Nine ells aloft they rear'd their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. Proud of their strength, and more than mortal size, The gods they challenge, and affect the skies : 386 Heaved on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa, Pelion nods with all his wood. Such were they...
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The String of Beads for the Romanisers. A Tract, in Metre Hudibrastic ... By ...

Peter PLACET (pseud.) - 1844
...been their fate, or Luck to have liv'd some centuries later ! They were the men, t' a very tittle, * " Proud of their strength and more than mortal size,...challenge, and affect the skies, Heav'd on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; On Ossa Pelion nods with all his wood." Pope's HomerT have done ye service not...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1850 - 484 pages
...Wine ells aloft they rear*d their towering head, And full nine cubits broad their shoulders spread. Proud of their strength, and more than mortal size, The gods they challenge, and a fleet the skies : Heaved on Olympus tottering Ossa stood ; Ou Ossa, IVlion nods wirh all his wood....
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