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" Soft yielding minds to water glide away, And sip, with Nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude sinks downward to a Gnome, In search of mischief still on earth to roam. The light coquettes in Sylphs aloft repair, And sport and flutter in the fields... "
The poetical works of Alexander Pope. To which is prefixed the life of the ... - Page 77
by Alexander Pope - 1808 - 651 pages
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 3

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...This makes him over-forward in business, maiming in conversation, and peremptory in answers. Collier, For spirits freed from mortal laws, with ease Assume what sexes and what shapes they please. Pope. This, when the various god had urg'd in vain. He strait assum'd his native form again. Id. The...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson - 1830 - 484 pages
...Soft yielding minds to water glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude dward Melds of air. ' Know farther yet ; whoever fair and chaste Rejects mankind, is by some Sylph embraced...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1835
...and they are alluded to in the second chapter of Le Diable Boiteux,' &c. POPE. i. o The graver prude sinks downward to a gnome, In search of mischief still...roam. The light coquettes in sylphs aloft repair, 65 And sport and flutter in the fields of air. ' Know farther yet ; whoever fair and chaste Rejects...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 5

1836
...Soft yielding minds to water glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude sinks downward to a Gnome, In search of mischief still...what shapes they please. What guards the purity of meltmg maids, In courtly balls, and midnight masquerades, Safe from the treacherous friend, tin: daring...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...Sott yielding minds to water glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude s. Fired that embraced : For, spirits, freed from mortal laws, with ease Assume what sexes and what shapes they please....
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 5

English literature - 1836
...Soft yielding minds to water glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude sinks downward to a Gnome, In search of mischief still...fair and chaste Rejects mankind, is by some Sylph cmbrac'd : For, spirits, freed from mortal laws, with ease Assume what sexes and what shapes they please....
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq., to which is Prefixed ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836
...glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. JTie graver prude sinks downward to a Gnome-, *n search of mischief still on earth to roam. The light...air. ' Know farther yet ; whoever, fair and chaste, Hejccta mankind, is by some Sylph embraced : For spirits, freed from mortal laws, with ease Assume...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude sink» downward to a gnume, ring powers One in their nature, which arc two in...as you can, In this 'tis God directs, in that 'tis further yet ; whoever fair and chaste Rejects mankind, is by some sylph embraced : For spirits, freed...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1841 - 716 pages
...Soft yielding minds to water glide away, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude sinks downward to a gnome, In search of mischief still...fair and chaste Rejects mankind, is by some sylph embraced : For spirits, freed from mortal laws, with ease Assume what sexes and what shape they please....
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...Soft yielding minds to water glide a» ay, And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea. The graver prude fect so rare ? Here matter new to gaze the Devil met...sight no obstacle found here, nor shade, But all sun- nir. "Know farther yet; whoever fair and chaste Rejects mankind, is by some Svlph embrac'd : For, spirits,...
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