Homer's Iliad, Volume 2

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C. C. Little and J. Brown, 1846 - Achilles (Greek mythology)

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Page 455 - I am distressed for thee, my brother Jonathan: very pleasant hast thou been unto me: thy love to me was wonderful, passing the love of women.
Page 375 - The voice said, Cry. And he said, What shall I cry ? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field. The grass withereth, the flower fadeth, because the Spirit of the Lord bloweth upon it: surely the people is grass. The grass withereth, the flower fadeth; but the word of our God shall stand for ever.
Page 458 - To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven : a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; a time to kill, and a time to heal ; a time to break down, and a time to build up; a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance...
Page 373 - Both battles main, with ruinous assault And inextinguishable rage. All Heaven Resounded ; and had earth been then, all earth Had to her centre shook.
Page 42 - Making it momentary as a sound, Swift as a shadow, short as any dream, Brief as the lightning in the collied night, That, in a spleen, unfolds both heaven and earth, And ere a man hath power to say, — Behold ! The jaws of darkness do devour it up : So quick bright things come to confusion.
Page 511 - So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that his grief was very CHAP.
Page 125 - And it came to pass, that in the morning watch the LORD looked unto the host of the Egyptians...
Page 375 - For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow...
Page 184 - Now storming fury rose, And clamor, such as heard in Heaven till now Was never...
Page 40 - D'aise on entend sauter les pesantes baleines. L'eau frémit sous le dieu qui lui donne la loi , Et semble avec plaisir reconnaître son roi. Cependant le char vole , etc.

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