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" ... which honour, conferred alone on persons of high consideration, Tasso acknowledged with humility and gratitude, saying, "that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint... "
Lives of the Italian poets - Page 150
by Henry Stebbing - 1831
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Life of Torquato Tasso: With an Historical and Critical Account of ..., Volume 2

John Black - 1810
...himself to Tasso, who received it with gratitude and humility, saying, ' that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven/ There, he added, he would, in return for so many benefits, offer his prayers for his Holiness...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th]

1810
...of which the dying poet attained the delightful assurance that he should go •rowned, not with the laurel as a poet into the Capitol, but with glory as a saint to Heaven, the author gives, con amort, a particular and most edifying account! Tasso expired on the...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1811
...himself to Tasso, who received it with gratitude and humility, saying ' that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven/ There, he added, he would, in return for so many benefits, offer his prayers for his Holiness...
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The London Magazine, Volume 16

John Scott, John Taylor - English literature - 1826
...consideration, Tasso acknowledged with humility and gratitude, saying, " that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, butwith glory as a saint to heaven." Having been requested to make his will, and to dictate something...
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The London Magazine, Volume 6

John Scott, John Taylor - Literary Criticism - 1826
...consideration, Tasso acknowledged with humility and gratitude, saying, " that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capítol, but with glory as a saint to heaven." Having been requested to make his will, and to dictate...
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The Jerusalem Delivered of Torquato Tasso, Volume 1

Torquato Tasso, Jeremiah Holmes Wiffen - Crusades - 1830
...consideration, Tasso acknowledged with humility and gratitude, saying, "that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven." Having been requested to make his will, and to dictate something as an epitaph, he smiled...
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The Jerusalem Delivered of Torquato Tasso, Volume 1

Torquato Tasso, Jeremiah Holmes Wiffen - Crusades - 1830
...consideration, Tasso acknowledged with humility and gratitude, saying, "that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven." Having been requested to make his will, and to dictate something as an epitaph, he smiled...
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Stories from the Italian Poets: With Critical Notices of the Life and Genius ...

Leigh Hunt, Dante Alighieri, Torquato Tasso, Lodovico Ariosto, Matteo Maria Boiardo, Luigi Pulci - Italian poetry - 1846 - 564 pages
...terms very like what Milton might have used, had he died a Catholic), that " this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven " — and expired on the 25th of April, 1575, and the fifty -first year of his age, closely...
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Stories from the Italian Poets: With Lives of the Writers

Leigh Hunt, Dante Alighieri, Luigi Pulci, Matteo Maria Boiardo, Lodovico Ariosto, Torquato Tasso - 1846 - 515 pages
...terms very like what Milton might have used, had he died a Catholic), that " this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven" — and expired on the 25th of April, l 575, and the fiftyfirst year of his age, closely...
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Life of Torquato Tasso

Jeremiah Holmes Wiffen - 1859 - 280 pages
...consideration, Tasso acknowledged with humility and gratitude, saying, " that this was the chariot upon which he hoped to go crowned, not with laurel as a poet into the capitol, but with glory as a saint to heaven." Having been requested to make his will, and to dictate something as an epitaph, he smiled...
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