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" But dire portents the purpos'd match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable wood; Where rites divine were paid; whose holy hair Was kept and cut with superstitious care. This plant Latinus, when his town... "
The trees of America: native and foreign, pictorially and botanically ... - Page 411
1846 - 520 pages
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The works of John Dryden: now first collected in eighteen volumes ..., Volume 14

John Dryden, Sir Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...to join Lavinia's hand ; But dire portents the purposed match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable...superstitious care. This plant Latinus, when his town he walled, Then found, and from the tree Laurentum called : And last, in honour of his new abode, He vowed...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 19

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...join Lavinia's band ; But dire portents the purpos'd match -withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable...kept, and cut with superstitious care. This plant Latinns, when his town he wall'd, Then found, and from the tree Laurentum call'dl And last, in honour...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson - Literary Criticism - 1810
...dire |i< n-ri-ii! s the purpos'd match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stoodrA laurel's trunk, a venerable wood ; Where rites divine...kept, and cut with superstitious care. This plant Latinns, when his town be wall'd, Then found, and from the tree Laurentum call'd I And last, in honour...
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The works of the English poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: including the series ...

Alexander Chalmers - Literary Criticism - 1810
...to join Lavinia's hand , But dire portents the purpos'd match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable...wood ; Where rites divine were paid ; whose holy hair Wras kept, and cut with superstitious care. This plant Latinus, when his town he wall'd, Then found,...
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The beauties of England and Wales: or, Delineations ..., Volume 23

John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, James Norris Brewer, Joseph Nightingale, Frederic Shoberl, John Hodgson, John Bigland, Francis Charles Laird, John Evans, Thomas Rees - Architecture - 1812
...multosque metu scrvata per aunns." VIRO. .<Eueid. lilt. 7. ver. 59,60. " Deep in llie palace, of long growth there stood " A laurel's trunk, a venerable...whose holy hair " Was kept and cut with superstitious cure." Dryden's Translation. The situation of this castle is not calculated for sustaining a siege,...
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The Works of the Greek and Roman poets, Volume 11, Parts 3-4

Literary Criticism - 1813
...to join Lavinia'n hand : But dire portents the purpos'd match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable...were paid ; whose holy hair Was kept and cut with superstitions care. This plant Latinus, when his town he wall'd, TlK•n found, and from the tree Lanrentum...
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The Works of Virgil, Translated Into English Verse, by John Dryden ..., Volume 2

Virgil, John Carey - 1819
...to join Lavinia's hand : But dire portents the purpos'd match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable...holy hair Was kept and cut with superstitious care. Tlus plant Latinus, when his town he wall'd, Then found, and, from the tree, Laurentum call'd : And...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - English poetry - 1822
...to join Lavinia's hand : But dire portents the purposed match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable...with superstitious care. This plant Latinus, when hisjtown he wall'd, Then found, and from the tree Laurentum call'd : And last, in honour of his new...
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Sylva florifera: the shrubbery historically and botanically ..., Volume 1

Henry Phillips - Gardening - 1823 - 333 pages
...laurel's trunk, a venerable wood, Where rites divine were paid ; whose holy hair Was cut and trimm'd with superstitious care. This plant Latinus, when...he wall'd, Then found, and from the tree Laurentum called : And last, in honour of his new abode, He vow'd the laurel to the laurel's god." VIRGIL. The...
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The Works of Virgil, Volume 2

Virgil - Literary Criticism - 1825
...there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable wood ; Where rites divine were paid : whose holy hair 90 Was kept and cut with superstitious care. This plant, Latinus, when his own town he wall'd, Then found, and from the tree Laurentium call'd : 100 And last, in honour of his...
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