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" Light dies before thy uncreating word : Thy hand, great Anarch, lets the curtain fall, And universal darkness buries all. "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing the ... - Page 334
by Alexander Pope - 1806
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History of English Literature, Volume 2

Hippolyte Taine - English literature - 1871
...shine ; Nor human spark is left, nor glimpse divine I Lo ! thy dread empire, Chaos ! is restored ; Light dies before thy uncreating word : Thy hand, great anarch ! lets the curtain till ; And universal darkness buries alL' ' 1 The Dunciad, the end. The last scone ends with noise,...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 114

Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1872
...the story of her birth." Or, in his lecture on Pope, — " Lo ! thy dread empire, Chaos! is restored; Light dies before thy uncreating word. Thy hand, great Anarch! lets the curtain fall, And universal darkness buries all ! " But to resume my personal recollections. He was too sincere a...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With memoir, critical diss., and ...

Alexander Pope - 1872
...shine ; Nor human spark is left, nor glimpse divine ! Lo ! thy dread empire, Chaos ! is restored ; Light dies before thy uncreating word : Thy hand, great Anarch ! lets the curtain fall ; And universal darkness buries all. 1 ' Truth to her old cavern fled : ' alluding to tne saying of...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 16; Volume 79

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1872
...the story of her birth." Or, in his lecture on Pope, " Lo ! thy dread empire, chaos ! is restored ; Light dies before thy uncreating word. Thy hand, great Anarch ! lets the curtain fall, And universal darkness buries all !" But to resume my personal recollections. He was too sincere a...
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The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume 10

William Makepeace Thackeray - 1872
...dares to shine, Nor human spark is left, nor glimpse divine. Lo ! thy dread empire, Chaos, is restored, Light dies before thy uncreating word ; Thy hand, great Anarch, lets the curtain fall, And universal darkness buries all. " \ In these astonishing lines Pope reaches, I think, to the very...
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A Manual of English Literature, Historical and Critical: With an Appendix on ...

Thomas Arnold - English literature - 1873 - 567 pages
...Nor human spark is left, nor glimpse divine ! 1 Addison. Lo ! thy dread empire, Chaos ! is restored ; Light dies before thy uncreating word : Thy hand, great Anarch ! lets the curtain fall ; And universal darkness buries all. In personal satire, the main object is the exposure of an individual,...
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Laughing Matters: Comic Tradition in India

Lee Siegel - Humor - 1987 - 497 pages
...dares to shine; Nor human Spark is left, nor Glimpse divine! Lo! thy dread Empire, CHAOS! is restor'd; Light dies before thy uncreating word: Thy hand, great Anarch! lets the curtain fall And universal Darkness buries All. Alexander Pope, The Dunciiul Hindu cosmology, dividing time into...
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Presidents Above Party: The First American Presidency, 1789-1829

Ralph Ketcham - History - 1987 - 269 pages
...everything. As Pope put it in the famous last lines of the Dunciad, Lo! thy dread Empire, CHAOS! is restored; Light dies before thy uncreating word: Thy hand, great Anarch! lets the curtain fall; And universal Darkness buries All.7 As new sources of power grew with the expansion of English trade,...
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America's Music, from the Pilgrims to the Present

Gilbert Chase - Music - 1992 - 712 pages
...dares to shine; Nor human spark is left, nor glimpse divine! Lo! thy dread empire, Chaos! is restor'd; Light dies before thy uncreating word: Thy hand, great Anarch! lets the curtain fall; And universal Darkness buries all.'6 Those persons to whom De rerum natura is a closed book and the...
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Between Dream and Nature: Essays on Utopia and Dystopia, Volume 61

Dominic Baker-Smith, C. C. Barfoot - Literary Collections - 1987 - 228 pages
...Pope's pessimistically apocalyptic conclusion to The Dunciad: Lo! thy dread Empire, CHAOS! is restor'd; Light dies before thy uncreating word: Thy hand, great Anarch! lets the Curtain fall; And Universal Darkness buries All. Daniel W. Odd has already written about “Young's Night Thoughts...
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