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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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My Study Windows

James Russell Lowell - Birds - 1871 - 433 pages
...Soft yielding nymphs to water glide away And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea; The graver prude sinks downward to a gnome, In search of mischief still...repair And sport and flutter in the fields of air." And the contrivance by which Belinda is awakened is also perfectly in keeping with all the rest of...
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THE NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW VOL. CXII

The North American Review.VOL.CXII. - 1871
...Soft yielding nymphs to water glide away And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea; The graver prude sinks downward to a gnome, In search of mischief still...repair And sport and flutter in the fields of air." And the contrivance by which Belinda is awakened is also perfectly in keeping with all the rest of...
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The North American Review, Volume 112

North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1871
...Soft yielding nymphs to water glide away And sip, with nymphs, their elemental tea; The graver prude sinks downward to a gnome, In search of mischief still...repair And sport and flutter in the fields of air." And the contrivance by which Belinda is awakened is also perfectly in keeping with all the rest of...
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Faust, Volume 1

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1871 - 536 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...roam. The light coquettes in sylphs aloft repair, Ana sport and flutter in the fields of air." In the Comte de Gabalis, to which Pope refers, the four...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 2

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1871
...of air.1 " Know further yet ; whoever fair and chaste Rejects mankind, is by some sylph embraced : For spirits, freed from mortal laws, with ease Assume what sexes and what shapes they please.' 10 What guards the purity of melting maids, In courtlv balls, and midnight masquerades, Safe from the...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With memoir, critical diss., and ...

Alexander Pope - 1872
...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 ou Assume what sexes and what shapes they...
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Faust: A Tragedy, Part 1

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1872
...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...repair, And sport and flutter in the fields of air." In the Comte de GabaKs, to which Pope refers, the four classes of the elementary spirits are very minutely...
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Faust: A Tragedy, Part 1

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1872
...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...repair, And sport and flutter in the fields of air." In the Comte de Gabalis, to which Pope refers, the four classes of the elementary spirits are very...
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Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales

John Wesley Hales - 1872
...Soft yielding minds to Water glide away, And sip, with Nympbs, their elemental Tea. The graver Prude sinks downward to a Gnome, In search of mischief still on Earth to roam. The light Coquettes in Sylpbs aloft repair, 65 And sport and flutter in the fields of Air. Know farther yet : whoever fair...
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Elements of English Composition, Grammatical, Rhetorical, Logical, and ...

James Robert Boyd - English language - 1874 - 406 pages
...Grecian host I blame. The same when the separation is made at the close of the first line of the couplet: For spirits, freed from mortal laws, with ease, Assume what sexes and what shapes they please. The pause is tolerable even at the close of the couplet, for the reason just now suggested, that inverted...
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