Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 62 on Soon shall thy arm, Unconquer'd Steam, afar Drag the slow barge, or drive the rapid....  
" Soon shall thy arm, Unconquer'd Steam, afar Drag the slow barge, or drive the rapid car ; Or on wide-waving wings expanded bear The flying-chariot through the fields of air. Fair crews, triumphant, leaning from above, Shall wave their fluttering kerchiefs... "
Erasmus Darwin, tr. by W.S. Dallas - Page 142
by Ernst Ludwig Krause - 1879
Full view - About this book

British public characters of 1798..

Alexander Stephens, Sir Richard Phillips - Biography - 1798 - 528 pages
...of air. " ' * ' " - Fair crews triumphant leaning from above, " Shall wave their flutt'ring 'kerchiefs as they move ; " Or warrior-bands alarm the gaping crowd, ' " And armies fbrink beneath the fhadowy cloud. *' So mighty Hercules o'er many a clime " Wav'd his huge mace in...
Full view - About this book

The Public Characters, Volume 1

Biography - 1799
...the fields of air. " Fair crews triumphant leaning from above, " Shall wave their flutt'ring 'kerchiefs as they move ; " Or warrior-bands alarm the gaping crowd, " And armies fbrink beneath the lhadowy cloud. " So mighty Hercules o'er many a clime " Wav'd his huge mace in Virtue's...
Full view - About this book

An excursion from Sidmouth to Chester, in the summer of 1803

Edmund Butcher - 1805
...rapid car; Or on wide waving wings expanded bear Thy flying chariot through the fields of air. ]*air crews, triumphant leaning from above, Shall wave their...crowd, And armies shrink beneath the shadowy cloud. ' > So mighty Hercules, o'er many a clime, Wav'd his huge mace in Virtue's cause sublime ; Unmeasur'd...
Full view - About this book

False Stories Corrected

1822 - 41 pages
Full view - About this book

The Botanic Garden: A Poem, in Two Parts; Containing The Economy of ...

Erasmus Darwin - Botany - 1824 - 194 pages
...thy arm, unconquer'd Steam! afar Drag the slow barge, or drive the rapid car; 290 Or on wide- waving wings expanded bear The flying-chariot through the...crowd, And armies shrink beneath the shadowy cloud. " So mighty Hercules o'er many a clime Waved his vast mace in Virtue's cause sublime, With iron lips....
Full view - About this book

The botanic garden: a poem, in two parts ; containing the economy of ...

Erasmus Darwin - Botany - 1825 - 203 pages
...coin. " Soon shall thy arm, unconquer'd Steam ! afar Drag the slow barge, or drive the rapid car; 290 Or on wide-waving wings expanded bear The flying-chariot...crowd, And armies shrink beneath the shadowy cloud. " So mighty Hercules o'er many a clime Waved his vast mace in Virtue's cause sublime, With iron lips....
Full view - About this book

Scientific Dialogues,: Of hydrostatics

Jeremiah Joyce - Science - 1828
...chariot through the fields of air. Fair crews triumphant, leaning from above, Shall wave their flatt'ring kerchiefs as they move, Or warrior-bands alarm the...crowd, And armies shrink beneath the shadowy cloud. Emma. Why does Dr. Darwin, in the passage you quoted the other day, called it explosive steam ? Father....
Full view - About this book

A Catechism of Mythology: Containing a Compendious History of the Heathen ...

William Darlington - Mythology - 1832 - 305 pages
...three-headed -Geryon: Hesperian apples next his name sustains; And his last labour Cerberus enchains." So mighty Hercules o'er many a clime Waved his vast...combined, Awed, served, protected, and amazed mankind. First two dread snakes at Juno's vengeful nod, Climb'd round the cradle of the sleeping god; Waked...
Full view - About this book

The youth's Plutarch, or Select lives of Greek and Romans

Eliza Robbins - 1843
...following verses, by Dr. Darwin, describe the chief labors of Hercules: The mighty Hercales o'er mauy a clime Waved his vast mace in virtue's cause sublime, Unmeasured strength with early an combined, Awed, served, protected, and amazed mankind. First, two dread snakes, at Juno's vengeful...
Full view - About this book

Sketches of the History of Literature and Learning in England ..., Volumes 5-6

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1845
...as they move ; Or warrior-bands alarm the gaping crowd, And armies sink beneath the shadowy cloud. " So mighty Hercules o'er many a clime Waved his vast...combined, Awed, served, protected, and amazed mankind. First, two dread snakes, at Juno's vengeful nod, Climbed round the cradle of the sleeping god ; AVaked...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF