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The Poems and Fragments Done Into English Prose with Introd. and Appendices
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Amphidamas Amphitryon Aphrodite Apollo Arkturos Askra Astraios Athene battle Chrysaor cometh corn counsels crooked cuckoo daughter of Okeanos Day Sun rise deathless gods Demeter doth dread dwell earth Elektryon Erinyes Euboia evil fair-tressed fallow father feet giveth glorious goddess golden Aphrodite Greek grievous ground Hades hands harvest hast hath heart Heaven heliacal heliacal rising Helikon Herakles Hesiod holy Homer honour Hyades Iapetos immortals Iolaos Iolkos King Kronos Kyknos land loving union mallet mighty Herakles mighty Zeus mind month morning mortal Muses Nemea night Odysseus Okeanos Olympos Orion oxen Perses pestle Phorkys Pleiades plough poem princes race rain referred rise Sun set riseth sailing says season shalt shield ship sickle Sirios Solstice song soul sowing spake spring star Strife Styx Sun rise Sun sweet Tartaros thee Theogony things thou thunder Titans unto winter wood wrought Xenophanes Zeus Zeus the Counsellor Zeus the Lord
Page 163 - And ye shall hallow the fiftieth year, and proclaim liberty throughout all the land, unto all the inhabitants thereof: it shall be a jubilee unto you ; and ye shall return every man unto his possession, and ye shall return every man unto his family.
Page 140 - And it shall come to pass, if ye shall hearken diligently unto my commandments which I command you this day, to love the Lord your God, and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul, that I will give you the rain of your land in his due season, the first rain and the latter rain, that thou mayest gather in thy corn, and thy wine, and thine oil.
Page 139 - O WILD West Wind, thou breath of Autumn's being, Thou, from whose unseen presence the leaves dead Are driven, like ghosts from an enchanter fleeing, Yellow, and black, and pale, and hectic red, Pestilence-stricken multitudes: O thou, Who chariotest to their dark wintry bed The winged seeds, where they lie cold and low, Each like a corpse within its grave, until Thine azure sister of the Spring shall blow Her clarion o'er the dreaming earth, and fill...
Page 137 - Canst thou bind the sweet influences of Pleiades, or loose the bands of Orion? Canst thou bring forth Mazzaroth in his season? or canst thou guide Arcturus with his sons?
Page 163 - And if thy brother, an Hebrew man, or an Hebrew woman, be sold unto thee, and serve thee six years ; then in the seventh year thou shalt let him go free from thee.
Page 140 - Then I will give you rain in due season, and the land shall yield her increase, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
Page xiv - Length of days is in her right hand : and in her left hand riches and honour. Her ways are ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace. She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her : and happy is every one that retaineth her.
Page xii - Receive my instruction, and not silver; and knowledge rather than choice gold. For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it. I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find out knowledge of witty inventions.