Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 31 - 40 of 41 on But dire portents the purpos'd match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth,....  
" 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
Full view - About this book

Virgil's Æneid, tr. by J. Dryden

Publius Vergilius Maro - 1884
...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...
Full view - About this book

Virgil's Æneid

Virgil - 1886 - 319 pages
...to join Lavinia'.s hand, Hut ilhc portents the purposed mateh withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable wood, Where rites divine were paid, who.c holy hair Was kept and cut with superstitious care. This plant t ..i или . when his town he...
Full view - About this book

Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious ..., Volume 1873

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1896 - 772 pages
...boatman saw, Observed their passage through the shady wood And marked their approaches to the flood. A venerable wood, Where rites divine were paid, whose...holy hair Was kept and cut with superstitious care. DRYDKN. Soft whispers run along the leafy woods, And mountains whistle to the murm'ring floods, DRYDEN....
Full view - About this book

Virgil's Æneid, Volume 13

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1909 - 432 pages
...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...and from the tree Laurentum call'd ; And last, in honor of his new abode, He vow'd the laurel to the laurel's god. It happen'd once (a boding prodigy!)...
Full view - About this book

Virgil's Aeneid

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1909 - 432 pages
...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...plant Latinus, when his town he wall'd, Then found, ?.nd from the tree Laurentum call'd ; And last, in honor of his new abode, He vow'd the laurel to the...
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of John Dryden

John Dryden - 1909 - 1056 pages
...growth, 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...found, and from the tree Laurentum call'd; And last, in honor of his new abode, He vow'd the laurel to the laurel's god. It happen'd once (a boding prodigy...
Full view - About this book

The poetical works of John Dryden

John Dryden - 1909 - 1056 pages
...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 90 Was kept and cut with superstitious care. This plant Latinus, when his town he wall'd, Then found,...
Full view - About this book

Virgil's Aeneid

Virgil - Fiction - 1997 - 423 pages
...Match withstand. Deep in the Palace, of long Growth there stood A Lawrels Trunk, a venerable Wood; 90 Where Rites Divine were paid; whose holy Hair Was...Laurentum call'd: And last in Honour of his new Abode, 95 He vow'd the Lawrel, to the Lawrel's God. It happen'd once, (a boding Prodigy,) A swarm of Bees,...
Limited preview - About this book

Aeneid, Book 4

Virgil - Fiction - 1997 - 399 pages
...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 wood; Where rites divine were paid; whose holy hair 90 Was kept and cut with superstitious care. This plant, Latinus, when his town he walled, Then found,...
Limited preview - About this book

The Aeneid

Virgil - Poetry - 2007 - 304 pages
...match withstand. Deep in the palace, of long growth, there stood A laurel's trunk, a venerable wood; Was kept and cut with superstitious care. This plant...found, and from the tree Laurentum call'd; And last, in honor of his new abode, He vow'd the laurel to the laurel's god. It happen'd once (a boding prodigy!)...
Limited preview - About this book




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