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" Night primaeval and of Chaos old ! Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread Medea's strain, The sick'ning... "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing the ... - Page 330
by Alexander Pope - 1806
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...comeĽ ! she comes ! the sable tin-one behold * Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Befor.' lier, e upon content. Wordsare like leaves ; and where they most abound, Much shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a Hash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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Sketches of the History of Literature and Learning in England ..., Volumes 5-6

George Lillie Craik - English language - 1845
...obeys the power. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58

Political Science - 1845
...the pow'r. ' She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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Specimens of the British Critics

John Wilson - Criticism - 1846 - 344 pages
...obeys the pow'r. She comes! she comes! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos Old! Before her fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drdps, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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The works of Alexander Pope, with notes and illustrations, by himself and ...

Alexander Pope - 1847
...The all-composing hour Resistless falls ; the Muse obeys the Pow'r. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old...decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 12

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1847
...obeys the power. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her, fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires ; The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As, one by one, at dread...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Revised and arranged expressly for the ...

Alexander Pope - History - 1849
...obeys the power. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. k Dr. Gilbert, Archbishop of York. i This seems to be the reason why the poets, whenever they give...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, esq: to which is prefixed the life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, Homer - 1850 - 484 pages
...she comes! &c.] Here the mute, Jko Jove's eagle, after a sudden sloop at ignoble game, Ilefore hor, fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain his momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by R. Carruthers

Alexander Pope - 1853
...the all-composing hour Resistless falls: the Muse obeys the power. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old...decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Alexander Pope, Robert Carruthers - 1853
...the all-composing hour Resistless falls: the Muse obeys the power. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old...decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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