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" She bids the kindling flames afcend on high, And leaves the weary wretch at length to die. Then, while the fecret dark their footfteps hides, Homeward the youth, all pale for fear... "
Lucan's Pharsalia, tr. into Engl. verse by N. Rowe - Page 63
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
...1245 She bids the kindling flames afcend on high, And leaves the weary wretch at length to die, Then, Then, while the fecret dark their footfteps hides,...guides; And, for the light began to ftreak the eaft, 1159 With potent fpclls the dawning me reprefs'd ; Commanded night's obedient queen to ftay, till they...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 28

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Eriftho builds, The foul with joy its mangled carcafe yields ; 1z45 She bids the kindling flames afcend on high, And leaves the weary wretch at length to...footfteps hides, Homeward the youth, all pale for fear, me guides ; And, for the light began to ftreak the eaft, 1150 With potent fpells the dawning (he reprefs'd...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 27

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...Eriftho builds, The foul with joy its mangled carcafe yields ; 1245 She bids the kindling flames afcend on high, And leaves the weary wretch at length to die. Then, Then, while the fecret dark their footfteps hides, Homeward the youth, all pale for fear, file guides...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1810
...wood Erictho builds, The soul with joy its mangled carcass yields; She bids the kindling dames ascend on high, And leaves the weary wretch at length to die. Then, while the secret dark their footsteps hides, Homeward the youth, all pale for fear, she guides; And, for the...
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