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Works: In English Verse - Page 170
by Horace - 2010 - 294 pages
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Sylvae: Or, The Second Part of Poetical Miscellanies

John Dryden, Jacob Tonson - Classical poetry - 1702 - 306 pages
...threaten wreck* Then let the greedy Merchant fear ; For his ill gotten gain j And pray to Gods that will not hear,. While the debating winds, and billows...bear His Wealth into the Main. For me fecure from Fortunes blows, (^Secure of what I cannot lofe,) In my fmall Pinnace I can fail, Contemning all the...
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The Art of English Poetry Containing: Rules for making verses. A collection ...

Edward Bysshe - English language - 1710 - 554 pages
...and threaten Wreck ; Then let the greedy Merchant fear For his ill-gotten Gain, And pray to Gods that will not hear, While the debating Winds and Billows...bear His Wealth into the Main. For me, fecure from Fortunes Blows, Secv,- e of what I cannot lofe, In my fmall Pinnace I can fail, Contemning all the...
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Miscellany Poems: Containing Variety of New Translations of the ..., Volume 1

John Dryden - Classical poetry - 1716 - 420 pages
...Then let the greedy Merchant fear While the debaring Winds and Billows bear Hit Wealth into the M;un. For me fecure from Fortune's Blows, (Secure of what I cannot lofe.) In my f"mail Pinnace I can fail, Conremning all the bluftring roar ; And running with a mctrv Grle, With...
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The Odes & Satyrs of Horace, that Have Been Done Into English by the Most ...

Horace - History - 1717 - 203 pages
...threaten Wreck ; Then let the greedy Merchant fear, For his ill-gotten Gain; And pray to Cods that will not hear, While the debating Winds and Billows...Main. For me, fecure from Fortune's Blows . (Secure cf what I cannot lolc) In my fmall Pinnace I can fail, Contemning all the bluft'ring Roar ; And running...
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Original Poems and Translations, Volume 1

John Dryden - Literary Criticism - 1743 - 336 pages
...and threaten Wreck ? Then let the greedy Merchant fear For his ill-gotten Gain; And pray to Gods that will not hear, While the debating Winds and Billows...from Fortune's Blows, Secure of what I cannot lofe, Iq my irnall Pinnace I can fail, Contemning all the bluftring roar ; And running with a merry Gale,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq;: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - 1760
...threaten wreck ? Then let the greedy merchant fear For his ill-gotten gain ; And pray to Gods that will not hear, While the debating winds and billows...fortune's blows. Secure of what I cannot lofe, In my fmall pinance I can fail, Contemning all the bluft'ring roar ; And running with a merry gale, With friendly...
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The miscellaneous works: containing all his original poems, tales ..., Volume 2

John Dryden, Samuel Derrick - English poetry - 1760
...threaten wreck ? Then let the greedy merchant fear For his ill-gotten gain ; And pray to Gods that will not hear, While the debating winds and billows...fortune's blows, Secure of what I cannot lofe, In my fmall pinance I can fail, Contemning all the bluft'ring roar ; And running with a merry gale, With friendly...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...and threaten wreck? Then let the greedy merchant fear For his ill-gotten gain ; And pray to Gods that will not hear. While the debating winds and billows...fortune's blows, Secure of what I cannot lofe, In my fmall pinace I can fail, Contemning all the bluft'ring roar ; And running with a merry gale, With friendly...
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The miscellaneous works of John Dryden, esq: containing all his original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...threaten wreck ? Then let the greedy merchant fear For his ill-gotten gain ; And pray to Gods that will not hear, While the debating winds and billows...wealth into the main. For me, fecure, from fortune's blows,Secure of what I cannot lofe, In my fmall pinace I can fail, Contemning all the bluft'ring roary...
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The Works of the English Poets: Dryden

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...threaten wreck ? Then let the greedy merchant fear For his ill-gotten gain ; And pray to Gods that will not hear, While the debating winds and billows...In my fmall pinnace I can fail, Contemning all the bluftering roar ; . : And, running with a merry gale, With friendly ftars my fafety feek Within fome...
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