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" By destiny compell'd, and in despair, The Greeks grew weary of the tedious war, And by Minerva's aid a fabric rear'd, Which like a steed of monstrous height... "
German Museum: Or Monthly Repository of the Literature of Germany, the North ... - Page 15
1800
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The Works of Virgil: Containing His Pastorals, Georgics, and Aeneis, Volume 3

Virgil, John Dryden - 1721 - 1043 pages
...Aid a Fabrick rear'd, Which like a. Steed of monftrous height appear'd; to The Sides were plstak'd with Pine,' they feign'd it made For their Return, and this the Vow they paid. . Thus they prwead, but in the hollow Side, Sclected Numbers of their Soldiers hider With inward. Arms the dire...
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The Works of the English Poets: Virgil, trans. by Dryden

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...by Minerva's aid, a fabric rear'd, Which, like a fteed of monftrous height, appear'd; i9 The fides were plank'd with pine, they feign'd it made For their...vow they paid. Thus they pretend ; but in the hollow fide Selefted numbers of their foldiers hide : With inward arms the dire machine they load, z5 And...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 17, Page 1

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...tears, and briefly tell \e What in our laft and fatal night befel. By defiiny compell'd, and in defpair, The Greeks grew weary of the tedious war : And, by Minerva's aid, a fabric rear'd, Which, like a fteed of monftrous height, appear'd ; 20 The fides were plank'd with pine, they feign'd it made For...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 12

English poetry - 1795
...by Minerva1* aid, a fabric rear'd, Which, like a fteed of rnonftrous bright, apprar'tl ; The fides were plank'd with pine, they feign'd it made For their...vow they paid. Thus they pretend ; but in the hollow fide >Selec~led numbers of their foldiers hide ; With inward arras the dire machine they load, And...
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Dryden. Smyth. Duke. King. Sprat. Halifax

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1800
...rear'd, Which, like a deed of monftrous height, appear'd ; The fides were plank'd with pine, they tVign'd it made for their return, and this the vow they paid. Thus they pretend; hut in the hollow fide Selected numbers of their foKSiers hide: With inward arms the dire machine they...
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The works of Virgil, Volume 2

Virgil, John Carey, Knightly Chetwood - 1803
...know, I will restrain my tears, and briefly tell 1- $ What in our last and fatal night befell. By destiny compell'd, and in despair, The Greeks grew...tedious war, And, by Minerva's aid, a fabric rear'd, 19 Which like a steed of monstrous height appear'd: The sides were plank'd with pine : they feign'd...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ...

Great Britain - 1804
...Minerva's aid, a fabric rear'd, Which, like ,1 ftccd of monftrous height, appcar'd ; The fidei were planU'd with pine, they feign'd it made For their return, and this the vow they pid. Thus they pretend ; but in the hollow fide Selected numbers of their foldiers hide : With inward...
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The Works of Virgil, Volume 2

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1806
...desire to know, I will restrain my tears, and briefly tell 15 What in our last and fatal night befell. By destiny compell'd, and in despair, The Greeks grew...rear'd, Which like a steed of monstrous height appear'd : 20 The sides were plank'd with pine : they feign'd it made For their return, and this the vow they...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill

John Bell - History - 1807
...desire to know, I will restrain my tears, and hriefly tell IS What in our last and fatal night hefell. By destiny compell'd, and in despair, The Greeks grew weary of the tedious war : And, hy Minerva's aid, a fahric rear'd, Which,likeasteedofmonstrousbcight,appear'd;?0 The sides were plank'd...
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