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" HIGH on a throne of royal state, which far Outshone the wealth of Ormus and of Ind, Or where the gorgeous East with richest hand Showers on her kings barbaric pearl and gold... "
The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes [&c.] by G ... - Page 91
by Alexander Pope - 1835
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Bell's classical arrangement of fugitive poetry: Vol. V.

Literary Criticism - 1789 - 200 pages
...geese, and three buttered apple-pies." Preface, p. 7. 88. No I Itt Barbaric glories. - ] So Milton. " Where the gorgeous east with richest hand " Showers on her Kings BARBARIC pearl and gold." 89. Monhies shall climb our trees.] " In their lofty woods, serpents, and lizards of many beautiful...
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The School for satire; or A collection of modern satirical poems written ...

1801
...his eyes, August Pagodas round his palace rise, And Verse 67. No! let barbaric glories.] So Milton. " Where the gorgeous east with richest hand Showers on her Kings barbaric pearl and gold." And finish'd Richmond open to his view, **• A work to wonder at, perhaps" — a Kew. 70 Nor rest...
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The school for satire, or, A collection of modern satirical poems written ...

School - 1801
...his eyes, August Pagodas round his palace rise, And Verse 67. No! let barbaric glories.] So Milton. " Where the gorgeous east with richest hand Showers on her Kings barbaric pearl and gold." And finish'd Richmond open to his view, " A work to wonder at, perhaps"— a Kew. 7$ Nor rest we here...
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The Beauties of English Poetry: Selected from the Most Esteemed Authors ...

Peter Pindar - English poetry - 1804
...his eyes, August Pagodas round his palace rise, Verse 67. No! let Barbaric glories.] So Milton : " Where the gorgeous East with richest hand Showers on her Kings Barbaric pearl and gold." Verse 72. Monkies shall climb our trees.] " In their lofty woods, serpents, and lizards of many beautiful...
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The beauties of English poetry, selected from the most esteemed authors, by ...

John Wolcot - History - 1804
...his eyes, August Pagodas round his palace rise, Verse 67. No I let Barbaric glories.] So Milton : " Where the gorgeous East with richest hand Showers on her Kings Barbaric pearl and gold." Verse 72- Monites shall climb our frees.] " In their lofty woods, serpents, and lizards of many beautiful...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 6

Edward Gibbon - Byzantine Empire - 1805
...189. describes the splendour and liberality of Almamon. Milton has alluded to this Oriental custom : ....Or where the gorgeous East, with richest hand, Showers on her kings Barbaric pearls and gold. I have used the modem word tottery, to express ihe Missilia of the Roman emperors,...
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The poetical works

William Mason - Literary Criticism - 1805 - 127 pages
...shall climb our trees, and lizards crawl ; NOTES. Verse 67. [No ! let Barbaric glories.] So Milton. " Where the gorgeous e,ast with richest hand " Showers on her Kings Barbaric pearl and gold." TO SIR WILHAM CHAMBERS, KNIGHT. ' 15 . Huge dogs of Tibet bark in yonder grove. Here parrots prate,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 7

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...to the sight of this new world which he sought. HIGH on a throne of royal state, which far Out»hone the wealth of Ormus and of Ind, Or where the gorgeous...on her kings barbaric pearl and gold, Satan exalted sat, by merit rais'd To that bad eminence : and, from despair Thus high uplifted beyond hope, aspires...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - Oratory - 1811 - 408 pages
...Roman citizen ? High on a throne of royal state, which far Outshone the wealth of Ormus or of Inde, -Or where the gorgeous East with richest hand Showers...on her kings barbaric pearl and gold Satan' exalted bat. —— Hence ! loath'd Melancholy, Of Cerberus, and blackest Midnight born, In stygian cave forlorn,...
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Soohrab

Firdawsī, James Atkinson - 1814 - 267 pages
...VERSE 686. Showers golden presents from Ms kands.^ Milton alludes to the custom in Paradise Lost : Where the gorgeous east with richest hand Showers on her Kings barbaric pearl and gold. la the note on this passage ty- Warburton, it is. said to bare Voluptuous damsels trill the sportive...
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