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" Let others better mould the running mass Of metals, and inform the breathing brass, And soften into flesh, a marble face ; Plead better at the bar ; describe the skies, And when the stars descend, and when they rise. But Rome ! 'tis thine alone, with... "
Virgil: The Eclogues - Page 124
by Virgil - 1834
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The works of Virgil, Volume 2

Virgil, John Carey, Knightly Chetwood - 1803
...rise. But, Rome ! 'tis thine alone, with awful sway, To rule mankind, and make the world obey, 1 1 74 Disposing peace and war thy own majestic way; To tame the proud, the fetter'd slave to free : — These are imperial arts, and worthy thee.'' He paus'd — and, while with wond'ring eyes they...
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The works of Virgil, tr. into Engl. verse by mr. Dryden. Carey

Publius Vergilius Maro - 1806
...rise. But, Rome! 'tis thine alone, with. awful sway, To rule mankind, and make the world obey, 1 17 1 Disposing peace and war thy own majestic way; To tame the proud, the fetterM slave to free : — These are imperial arts, and worthy thee." He paus'd — and, while with...
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The Principles of Eloquence: Adapted to the Pulpit and the Bar

Jean Siffrein Maury - Eloquence - 1807 - 275 pages
...Cicero and Demosthenes. These two Orators hold nearly an equal rank.* ' But Rome, 'tis thine alone with awful sway • To rule mankind and make the world...war thy own majestic way. ' To tame the proud, the fetterM slave to free : • These are imperial arts, and worthy thee !' DRYBEN. Ji * The opinions of...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill

John Bell - 1807
...alone with awful sway, ' To rule mankind, and nm!ie the world ohey; ' Disp:i.=:ngpoacc and war,tby own majestic way. ' To tame the proud, the fetter'd slave to free l ' These are imperial arts, and wyrthIr they.' [view'cI He pans'd : a:,rl while with wond'rincr eyes...
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The works of John Dryden: now first collected in eighteen volumes ..., Volume 14

John Dryden, Sir Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...describe the skies, And when the stars descend, and when they rise. But, Rome ! 'tis thine alone, with awful sway, . To rule mankind, and make the world...war thy own majestic way ; ) To tame the proud, the fettered slave to free : — • These are imperial arts, and worthy thee." He paused — and, while...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ...

John Dryden, Sir Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...describe the skies, And when the stars descend, and when they rise. But, Rome ! 'tis thine alone, with awful sway, -\ To rule mankind, and make the world...obey, Disposing peace and war thy own majestic way ; J To tame the proud, the fettered slave to free : — These are imperial arts, and worthy thee."...
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The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians [&c.] Transl

Charles Rollin - 1808
...describe the skie?, And when the stars descend and when they rise; But, Rome, 'tis thine alone with aweful sway } To rule mankind, and make the world obey; > Disposing peace and war thy own majestic way.} DRYDEN. parabo, doctornm hominmn $• plan% sapientum. Ex eddcm vrbe HU MI I.EM HOMUNCION KM H pulverc...
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The Microcosm: A Periodical Work, Volume 2

John Smith, George Canning, Robert Percy Smith, John Hookham Frere - Literary Collections - 1809
...describe the skies, And when the stars descend, and when they rise, But Rome, 'tis thine alone with awful sway ^ To rule mankind, and make the world obey...war, thy own majestic way. ' To tame the proud, the fettered slave to free ; These are imperial arts^and worthy thee. DRTOEN. In these lines the invidious...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry (Collections) - 1810
...skies, And when the stare descend, and when they rise. But, Pome, 'tis thine alone, with awful «way, To rule mankind, and make the world obey , Disposing...way. To tame the proud, the fetter'd slave to free ; These are imperial arts, and worthy thee." He paus'd : and while with wondering eyes they view 'd...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers - Literary Criticism - 1810
...describe the skies, And when the stars descend, and wh-n they rise. But, Rome, 'tis thine alone, with awful sway, To rule mankind, and make the world obey...Disposing peace, and war, thy own majestic way. To tame'the proud, the fettcr'd slave to free ; These are imperial arts, and worthy thee." He pans'd :...
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