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" Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread Goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy Gorgon terrors clad, Nor circled with the vengeful band (As by the impious thou art seen) With thundering voice, and threatening mien, With screaming Horror's funeral... "
Practical education - Page 273
by Maria Edgeworth, Richard Lovell Edgeworth - 1835 - 549 pages
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;, Volume 14

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...the general friend, With Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly-pleasing tear. Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy gorgon terrour's clad, Nor circled with the vengeful bae.1, (As by the impious thou art...
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Beauties of poetry: consisting of elegant selections from the works of Pope ...

Poetry - 1814 - 300 pages
...general friend, WTith Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly -pleasing tear. Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread Goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy Gorgon terrors clad, Nor circled with the vengeful band, (As by the impious thou art seen)...
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Select works of the British poets: with biographical and critical ..., Volume 8

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...the general friend, With Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly-pleasing tear. Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy gorgon terrours clad, Nor circled with the vengeful band, (As by the impious thou art...
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Essays on Practical Education, Volume 2

Maria Edgeworth - Education - 1822
...think that seems confused. " Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, " Dread Goddess, lay thy chast'ning hand!" S- did not seem to comprehend the first of...word suppliant : he thought it meant " a person who sup" plies us." " Not in thy Gorgon terrors clad,' " Nor circled by the vengeiul band, " As by the...
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The Works of Thomas Gray, Containing His Poems and Correspondence ..., Volume 1

Thomas Gray - Fore-edge painting - 1825 - 2 pages
...general friend, 30 With Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly-pleasing tear. Oh ! gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread Goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy Gorgon terrors clad, 35 Not circled with the vengeful band (As by the impious thou art...
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The poetical works

Richard Westall - Presses, Issues of - 1826 - 134 pages
...the general friend, With Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly pleasing tear. Oh ! gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy Gorgon terrors clad, Not circled with the vengeful band (As by the impious thou art seen)...
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Lawrie Todd: Or, The Settlers in the Woods, Volume 2

John Galt - Rochester (N.Y.) - 1830
...notwithstanding the assurances I had given him to the contrary some time before. CHAPTER X. " Daughter of Jove ! Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread Goddess, lay thy chastening hand."' ON my return to Babelmandel, I had the grief to find a letter from Mr. Ferret, written in a friendly...
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Select British poets: containing the works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - Poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...the general friend, With Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly-pleasing tear, Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy gorgon terrours clad, Nor circled with the vengeful band, (At by the impious thou art...
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Lyric poetry of glees, madrigals, catches, rounds, canons, and duets: As ...

Songs, English - 1840 - 624 pages
...tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge and torturing hour The bad affright, afflict the best ; Oh gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread goddess ! lay thy chastening hand ; Not in thy gorgon terrors clad, Not girt with pain, despair, and want, thy vengeful band. Thy form...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...the general friend, With Justice, to herself severe, And Pity, dropping soft the sadly-pleasing tear. Oh, gently on thy suppliant's head, Dread goddess, lay thy chastening hand ! Not in thy Gorgon terrors clad, Nor circled with the vengeful band (As by the impious thou art seen),...
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