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The Essayist: a Young Men's Magazine - Page 112
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The Book of pleasures

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Rogers, Mark Akenside - Poetry - 1836 - 4 pages
...charms, Enamour'd ; they partake the eternal joy. For as old Memnon's image, long renown'd By fabling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan's ray, with...sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ; even so did Nature's hand To certain species of external things, Attune the finer organs of the mind...
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The Works...

Cornelius Tacitus - 1836 - 742 pages
...Pleasures of Imagination : As Memnon'a marble harp, reoown'd of old By fabling Nilus, to the quiv'riug touch Of Titan's ray, with each repulsive string;...Consenting, sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strahu, &c. 10 The take Mareotu, which looks tike a great sea to the south of Alexandria, Several channels...
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The Elements of English Composition

David Irving - English language - 1836 - 407 pages
...Egypt: For as old Memnon's image, long renown'd By fabling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan'a ray, with each repulsive string Consenting, sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ; even so did nature's hand . To certain species of external things Attune the finer organs of the...
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The Poetical Works of Mark Akinside: With His Life

Mark Akenside - 1838 - 143 pages
...Nilus, to the quivering touch 1 10 Consenting, sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ; even so did nature's hand, To certain species of external things Attune the finer organs of the mind : 1 1 5 So the glad impulse of congenial powers, Or of sweet sound, or fair proportion 'd form, The...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 163

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1838
...161. Mr. Bucke gives us a line of Akenside : " For, as old Memnon's image, long renown'd By fabling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan's ray with each repulsive string Contenting" — — — Is not that expression rather Hibernian ? Would it not be better, ' responsive...
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The Satires of Juvenal and Persius: From the Texts of Ruperti and Orellius ...

Juvenal - Verse satire, Latin - 1839 - 537 pages
...The fiction however does very well in poetry: "As Memnon's marble harp, renown'd of old By fabling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan's ray, with...sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ;" Plea», of Imag. On discovering his mistake respecting the harp, Akenside altered the passage thus...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...charms, Enamour'd ; they partake the eternal joy. For as old Memnon's image, long renown'd By fabling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan's ray, with...sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ; even so did Nature's hand To certain species of external things, Attune the finer organs of the mind...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...ray, with each repulsive string Consenting, sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ; even so did Nature's hand To certain species of external things, Attune the finer organs of the mind : So the glad impulse of congenial powers, Or of sweet sounds, or fair-proportion'd form, The grace...
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The Poems of the pleasures: consisting of The pleasures of imagination, by ...

Mark Akenside, Samuel Rogers, Thomas Campbell, James M'Henry - Imagination - 1841 - 346 pages
...charms, Enamour'd ; they partake th' eternal joy. For as old Memnon's image, long renown'd By fahling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan's ray, with...external things, Attune the finer organs of the mind : So the glad impulse of congenial powers, Or of sweet sounds, or fair-proportion'd form, The grace...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

John Wilson - History - 1842
...Akenside, in his Pleasures of Imagination, says, " For as old Memnon's image, long renown'd By fabling Nilus, to the quivering touch Of Titan's ray, with...sounded through the warbling air Unbidden strains ; even so did Nature's hand To certain species of external things Attune the finer organs of the mind."...
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