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" Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With ruffled plumes, and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye. "
A collection of poems, by several hands [ed. by R. Dodsley]. [2 other copies ... - Page 383
by Collection - 1765
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With...plumes and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye. I. 3. Thee the voice, the dance, obey,*...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

English poetry - 1863 - 405 pages
...Has curb'd the fury of his car And dro.pt his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With ruffled plumes, and nagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his...
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Foliorum silvula, selections for translation into Latin and Greek ..., Volume 1

Hubert Ashton Holden - 1864
...has curb'd the fury of his car and dropt his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king with...plumes, and flagging wing: quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie the terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye. 334 Thee the voice, the dance, obey,...
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Choice specimens of English literature, selected and arranged by T.B. Shaw ...

Thomas Budd Shaw, sir William Smith - 1864
...thirsty lance at thy command : Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather' d king With ruffled plumes and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak and lightnings of his eye. Thee the voice, the dance obey, Temper'd...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1865 - 776 pages
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With ruffled plumes and nagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his...
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The Viceregal Speeches and Addresses, Lectures and Poems, of the Late Earl ...

George William Frederick Howard Earl of Carlisle - Education - 1866 - 483 pages
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With...plumes, and flagging wing: Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye." f I remember this passage on the eagle...
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The poetical works of Thomas Gray (ed. by J. Moultrie). Eton ed

Thomas Gray - 1866
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With...plumes, and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye." I remember this passage on the eagle...
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The Viceregal Speeches and Addresses, Lectures and Poems, of the Late Earl ...

George William Frederick Howard Earl of Carlisle - Ireland - 1866 - 483 pages
...Has curb'd the fury of hU car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With ruffled plumes, and flagging wing: Quench'd in dnrk clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye." I remember this passage...
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The Art of Elocution as an Essential Part of Rhetoric: With Instructions in ...

George Vandenhoff - Elocution - 1867 - 423 pages
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at' thy command: Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With...plumes and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber, lie The terror of his beak, and lightning of his eye. n.'.e ir.e voUe, the dance obey, Tempcr'd...
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The Poetical Works of Johnson, Parnell, Gray, and Smollett

Samuel Johnson - 1868 - 254 pages
...thirsty lance at thy command : Perching on the sceptred hand ' Of Jove, thy magic lulls the featherfd king With ruffled plumes and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak and lightnings dŁ his eye. i. — s. Thee the voice, the dance...
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