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" Apollo's altars in his native town. Now with full force the yielding horn he bends, Drawn to an arch, and joins the doubling ends ; Close to his breast he strains the nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow ; The impatient weapon... "
The Book of Archery - Page 429
by George Agar Hansard - 1840 - 456 pages
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1720
...to his breaft he ftrains the nerve below, 1 55" Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow; Th' impatient weapon whizzes on the wing; Sounds the tough horn , and twangs the quiv'ring firing. But thee, Atrides! in that dang'rous hour The Gods forget not, nor thy guardian pow'r....
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The Whole Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: Including His Translations ...

Alexander Pope - History - 1804 - 479 pages
...Clofe to his bread he drains the nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow ; '55 Th' impatient weapon whizzes on the wing : Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the c;nivef inj firing. But thee, Atride; ! in that dangerous hour The Gods forget not, nor thy guardian...
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The Iliad, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1807
...the nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow; 155 Th' impatient weapon whiaaes on the wing : Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering string, But thte, Atxides ! in thai dangerous hour The gods forget not, nor thy guardian power. Pallas assists,...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers - Literary Criticism - 1810
...Close to bis breast he strains the. nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling; bow; TV impatient weapon whizzes on the wing : Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering Butthee,Atrides! in that dangerous hour[string. The gods forjret not, nor thy guardian power. Pallas...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

English poetry - 1822
...to wound, and cause of future woes. Then oflers vows with hecatombs to crown 1 4*0 Apollo's altars in his native town. Now with full force the yielding...Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering string. But thee, Atrides ! in that dangerous hour The gods forget not, nor thy guardian power. Pallas assists,...
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The Iliad of Homer, Volume 1

Homer - Achilles (Greek mythology) - 1825
...Close to his hreast he strains the nerve helow, Till the harh'd point approach the circling how ; Th' impatient weapon whizzes on the wing : Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering string. But thec. Atrides ! in that dangerous hour The Gods forgot not, nor thy guardian power. Pallas a^sUts,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope ...: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1826 - 133 pages
...to his breast he strains the nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow ; 155 Tiie impatient weapon whizzes on the wing : Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering string. But thee, Atrides ! in that dangerous hour The gods forgot not, nor thy guardian power, Pallas assists,...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Esq: to which is prefixed the life of ...

Alexander Pope, Homer, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 442 pages
...he bends, Drawn to an arch, and joins the doubling ends; Close to his breast he strains the nei-ve charming Indian screen ; A third But thee, Atrides! in that dangerous hour, The gods forgot not, nor thy guardian power. Pallas assists,...
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The British Archer, Or, Tracts on Archery

Thomas Hastings - Archery - 1831 - 121 pages
...Close to the breast he strains the nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow ; Th' impatient weapon whizzes on the wing, Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering string." The Locrians were a body of troops in the Grecian army, who occasionally used both the bow and the...
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The British archer; or, Tracts on archery

Thomas Hastings (etcher.) - 1831
...strains the nerve below, Till the barb'd point approach the circling bow ; Th' impatient weapon wizzes on the wing, Sounds the tough horn, and twangs the quivering string." The Locrians were a body of troops in the Grecian army, who occasionally used both the bow and the...
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