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" This day, black Omens threat the brightest Fair, That e'er deserv'da watchful spirit's care; Some dire disaster, or by force, or slight; But what, or where, the fates have wrapt in night. Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, Or some frail China... "
History of English Literature - Page 205
by Hippolyte Taine - 1874
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...Or some frail china-jar receive a flaw; Orstainlier honour, or her new brocade; Forget herpray'rs, or miss a masquerade; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a ball; Orwhether Heav'n has doorn'tl that Shock must fall, Haste then, ye Spiiits ! to your charge repair:...
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The rape of the lock,: an heroi-comical poem,

Alexander Pope - 1798 - 79 pages
...wrapp'd in night. Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, Or some frail china jar receive a flaw; Or stain her honour, or her new brocade; Forget her pray'rs,...masquerade ; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a ball ; Or whether Heav'n has doom'd that Shock must fall. Haste then, ye spirits ! to your charge repair...
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The rape of the lock, an heroi-comical poem. Adorned with plates

Alexander Pope - 1801
...wrapp'd in night. Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, Or some frail china jar receive a flaw; Or stain her honour, or her new brocade; Forget her pray'rs,...masquerade; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a ball; Or whether Heav'n has doom'd that Shock must fall. Haste then, ye spirits ! to your charge repair:...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: with his last corrections ..., Volume 2

Alexander Pope, William Warburton (Bp. of Gloucester), Colley Cibber - 1804 - 754 pages
...in night. Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, 105 Or some frail china-jar receive a flaw ; Or stain her honour, or her new brocade ; Forget her...masquerade ; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a ball ; Or whether Heav'n has doom'd that Shock must fall. Haste then, ye Spirits ! to your charge repair...
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English Language - 1805
...colours of gold or silver. I have the convcniency of buying and importing rich brocades. Spectator. Or stain her honour, or her new brocade ; Forget her pray'rs, or miss a masquerade. Pope. BROCA'UKU. adj. [from brocade. ~\ i. Brest in brocade, a. Woven in the manner of a brocade. Should...
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Poétique anglaise, Volume 1

Albin Joseph U. Hennet - 1806
...Or some frail China-jar receîve a flaw ; Or stain her honour, or a new brocade; Forget her prayers, or miss a masquerade; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a ball ; Orwhether heaven has doom'd that Shock must fall : * * Soit que la nymphe doive violer les lois de...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1807
...Or some trail china-jar receive a fl.iw; Or stain her honour or her new hrocade; Forget her prav'rs, or miss a masquerade; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a hall; Or whether Hcav'n has doom'd that Shock must fall. Haste then, ye Spirits! to your charge repair:...
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...havewrap'd in night. Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, Or some frail china-jar receive a flaw ; Or stain her honour, or her new brocade ; ". Forget her...masquerade ; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a ball; .. Or whether Heaven has doom'd that Shock must fall. Haste then, ye spirits ! to yonr charge repair...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope: In four volumes. Collated ..., Volumes 1-2

Alexander Pope, Thomas Park - 1808
...havewrap'd in night* Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, Or some frail china-jar receive a flaw ; Or stain her honour, or her new brocade ; Forget her...masquerade ; Or lose her heart, or necklace, at a hall; Or whether Heaven has dooin'd that Shock must fail . Haste then, ye spirits ! to your charge...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. To which is prefixed the life of the ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...some frail China jar receive a flaw: Or stain her honour, or her new brocade . Forget her prayers, or miss a masquerade; Or lose her heart, or necklace at a ball; Or whether Heaven has doom'd that Shock must fail. Haste then, ye spirits ! to your charge repair:...
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