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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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Class-book of English Poetry from Chaucer to Tennyson

Daniel Scrymgeour - 1870 - 597 pages
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command : Perching on the scepterM hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With...plumes, and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terrour of his beak, and lightning of his eye.3 Thee the voice, the dance, obey, TempeHd...
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The British Controversialist and Literary Magazine

1870
...thirsty lance at thy command : Perching on tlie sceptred liaud 20 Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feathered king With ruffled plumes, and flagging wing, Quench'd in dark clouds of vlumber lie the soul listen to the gentle power tliou exertest. The leader in the glorious light, even...
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The Advanced Book of Reading Lessons: Forming a Supplement to the Fourth and ...

Ontario. Council of Public Instruction - English language - 1871 - 483 pages
...Has curb'd the fury of his car And dropped 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. ****** Woods, that wavo o'er Delphi's...
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Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales

John Wesley Hales - 1872
...the fury of his car, And drop'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the scept'red hand 2O 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 light'ning of his eye. I- 3. Thee the voice, the dance, obey,...
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Anthologia Anglica, a new selection from the English poets from Spenser to ...

Anthologia Anglica - 1873
...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 lightning of his eye. I.-3. Thee, the voice, the dance, obey,...
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Translations Into Greek and Latin Verse

Sir Richard Claverhouse Jebb - English poetry - 1873 - 238 pages
...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 ruffled plumes and flagging wing : Quenched in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak and lightnings of his eye. GRAY. nunc...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1875 - 332 pages
...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 ruffled plumes, and flagging wing : Quench 'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye. On Cytherea's...
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Select Poems of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1876 - 143 pages
...curb'd the fury of his car, And dropt his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand *i 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, 25...
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Select Poems of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1880 - 143 pages
...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...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, 25...
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The English Poets: Addison to Blake

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...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 ruffled plumes and flagging wing : Quenched in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye. Thee the...
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