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" ... blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure ; Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. Soothed with the sound the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice he routed all his foes,... "
A Text-book on English Literature: With Copious Extracts from the Leading ... - Page 197
by Brainerd Kellogg - 1884 - 478 pages
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Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret, Issues 77-79

Abraham Cowley - 1810
...earth defy'd, chang'd his hand, and check'd his pride, He chose a mournful Muse soft pity to infuse: be sung Darius great and good, by too severe a fate^...fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen from his high estate, and weltering in his blood; deserted, at his utmost need, by those his former bounty fed: oh the bare earth...
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Poems

Joseph Addison - 1810
...earth defy'd, chang'd his hand, and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful Muse soft pity to infuse: be sung Darius great and good, by too severe a fate^...fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen from his high estate, and weltering in his blood; deserted, at his utmost need, by those his former bounty fed : oh the bare...
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Herodotus, tr., with notes, by W. Beloe

Herodotus - 1812
...has made an admirable use of this pathetic emotion, in his Ode on Cecilia's Day : The master saw the madness rise ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes...fallen, fallen, fallen, Fallen from his high estate, And weltering in his blood; Deserted in his utmost need, By those his former bounty fed, On the bare earth...
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Herodotus, Volume 1

Herodotus - Greece - 1814
...has made ah admirable use of this pathetic emotion in his Ode on Cecilia's Day; The master saw the madness rise; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes;...defied, Changed his hand, and checked his pride; He a mortal, he had condemned to a cruel death by fire, a. man formerly not inferior to himself. He feared...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott, John Walker, James Burgh - Elocution - 1814 - 407 pages
...glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And, while he heaven and earth defy'd, , Chang'd his hand andcheck'd his pride. . He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity to...sung Darius, great and good, By too severe a fate, Fall'n, fall'n, fall'n, fall I), Fall'n, from his high estate, And welt'ring in his blood : Deserted...
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Lectures on the Sacred Poetry of the Hebrews

Robert Lowth, George Gregory, Johann David Michaelis - Hebrew language - 1815 - 516 pages
...instance of a punt event rendered pretent, by this means, than in the following description by Dryden : He sung Darius great and good, By too severe a fate,...welt'ring in his blood ; Deserted at his utmost need, By 1 1 lose his former bounty fed : On the bare earth ezpos'd he LIES, With not a friend to close his...
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The American Orator: Comprising a Collection, Principally from American ...

Joshua P. Slack - Oratory - 1815 - 324 pages
...glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And, while he Heaven and earth defi'd, Chang'd his hand, and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity to...sung Darius, great and good, By too severe a fate, Fall'n, fall'n, fall'n, fall'n, Fall'n from his high estate, And welt'ring in his blood : Deserted...
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Poems on various subjects: selected to enforce the practice of virtue, and ...

E Tomkins - English poetry - 1817 - 260 pages
...o'er again : And thrice he routed all his foes ; and thrice he slew the slain.— The master saw the madness rise ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes...he heaven and earth defied, Changed his hand, and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful muse Soft pity to infuse : He sung Darius great and good, By...
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Illustrations of the Literary History of the Eighteenth Century ..., Volume 6

Authors, English - 1831
...glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes; And while he earth and heav'n defies, Chang'd the song and check'd hig pride. He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity to infuse. He sung Darius great and good j By too severe a fate, Fall'n, fall'n, fall'n, fall'n, Fall'n from his high estate, And weltering...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - Elocution - 1819 - 436 pages
...glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And, while ne heaven and earth defy'd, Chang'd his hand and check'd his pride.— He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity...too severe a fate, Fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen, On the bare earth expos'd he lies, With not a friend to close his eyes.— With downcast look the joy-less...
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