Illustrations of Euripides, on the Ion and the Bacchae, Volume 2

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J. Nichols; sold by J. Dodsley, R. Faulder, Leigh and Sotheby, 1781 - Bacchantes in literature
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Page 531 - If it be fo, our GOD, whom we ferve, is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of thy hand,
Page 361 - Old Gaunt, indeed ! and gaunt in being old : Within me Grief hath kept a tedious fait ; And who abftains from meat that is not gaunt ? For fleeping England long time have I watch'd ; Watching breeds leannefs, leannefs is all gaunt
Page 386 - Such are thy pictures, Kneller; fuch thy Ikill, That Nature feems obedient to thy will; Comes out, and meets thy pencil in the draught, Lives there, and wants but words to fpeak her thought: At leaft thy pictures look a voice ; and we Imagine founds, deceiv'd to that degree, We think 'tis fomewhat more than juft to fee.
Page 529 - of the fire, and they have no hurt; and the form of the fourth is like the Son of GOD 43
Page 549 - my face I'll grime with filth; Blanket my loins; elf all my hair in knots; And with prefented nakednefs out-face The winds and perfections of the iky
Page 453 - every minute, and groaning every hour, would deleft the lazy foot of time, as well as a clock, Or/. And why not the fwift foot of time ? Had not that been as proper ? Rof. By no means, Sir: Time travels in divers paces with divers perfons.
Page 362 - thou haft made me gaunt. Gaunt am I for the grave, gaunt as a grave, Whofe hollow womb inherits nought but bones.
Page 529 - the firft and the fecond ward, they came unto the iron gate that leadeth unto the city
Page 529 - which opened to them of his own accord : and they went out, and pafl"ed on through one
Page 389 - So Pindar does new words and figures roll Down his impetuous Dithyrambick Tide, Which in no Channel deigns to abide, Which neither Banks nor Dikes control.

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