Neues historisch-biographisches Handwörterbuch oder kurzgefasste Geschichte aller Personen, welche sich ...: bis auf gegenwärtige Zeiten einen ausgezeichneten Namen machten ... Leipzig, Volume 5

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Page 328 - Three poets in three distant ages born, Greece, Italy, and England did adorn; The first in loftiness of thought surpassed, The next in majesty; in both the last. The force of Nature could no further go, To make a third she joined the former two.
Page 394 - Mornay, son confident, mais jamais son flatteur ; Trop vertueux soutien du parti de l'erreur ; Qui, signalant toujours son zèle et sa prudence, Servit également son église et la France ; Censeur des courtisans, mais à la cour aimé ; Fier ennemi de Rome, et de Rome estimé.
Page 477 - King's-bench prifon by the benefit of the late act of infolvency : in confequence of which he regiftcred the kingdom of Corfica for the ufe of his creditors. • The grave, great teacher, to a level brings Heroes and beggars...
Page 328 - The next in gracefulnefs : in both the laft. The force of nature could no further go; To make a third fhe joined the other two.
Page 257 - That your firft poets bad ; his raptures were All air and fire, which made his verfea clear; For that fine madnefs (till he did retain Which rightly fhould poflefs a poet's brain.

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