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" And lov'd peace beft, when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more... "
Lucan's Pharsalia, tr. into Engl. verse by N. Rowe - Page 188
by Marcus Annaeus Lucanus, James Welwood - 1722
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 28

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...gather'd but to give the more, > And Rome, while he was rich, could ne'er be poor. J He drew the fword, but knew its rage to charm, And lov'd peace beft,...forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more i 34-5 His chafter houmold and his frugal board,...
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The Works of the English Poets: Rowe's Lucan

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...while he was ri:h, could ne'er be poor. He drew the fword, but knew its ra'ge to charm, And lov'd pLace beft, when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with morei 34.5 •His chafter houOiold and his frugal board,...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 27

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...was rich, could ne'er be poor. He drew the fword, but knew its rage to charm, And lov'd peace bed, when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more: 34.5 His chafttr houmold and his frugal board,...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 28

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...gather'd but to give the more, And Rome, while he was ri:h, could ne'er be poor. He drew the fword, but knew its rage to charm, And lov'd peace beft, when he was.forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1810
...was rich, could ne'er be poor. He drew the sword, but knew its rage to charm, And lov'd peace best, when he was forc'd to arm; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more: Hisclnister houihold and his frugal board, Nor...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...howls with fear. GAY'S Fables. 11. He drew the sword, but knew its rage to charm, And loved peace best when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more. HOWE'S Lucan. 12. Nations with nations mixt confus'dly...
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Dictionary of Poetical Quotations: Consisting of Elegant Extracts ..., Volume 1

Quotations, English - 1847 - 506 pages
...howls with fear. GAY'S Fables. 11. He drew the sword, but knew its rage to charm, And loved peace best when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more. HOWE'S Lucan. 12. Nations with nations mixt confus'dly...
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Specimens of the Poets and Poetry of Greece and Rome

William Peter - English poetry - 1847 - 530 pages
...was rich, could ne'er be poor. He drew the sword, but knew its rnge to chatm, And lov'd peace best, when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more: His chaster household, and his frugal board, Nor...
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Book of Elegant Poetical Extracts

John T. Watson - Quotations - 1869 - 506 pages
...howls with fear. GAY'S Fables. He drew the sword, but knew its rage to charm, And loved peace best when he was forc'd to arm ; Unmov'd with all the glittering pomp of power, He took with joy, but laid it down with more. ROWE'S Lucan Nations with nations mixt confus'dly...
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