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" Night primaeval and of Chaos old ! Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread Medea's strain, The sick'ning... "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. In Verse and Prose: Containing the ... - Page 330
by Alexander Pope - 1806
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The impeachment of Mary Stuart ... and other papers historical and biographical

1876
...Dunciad: — She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold, Of Night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Thus at her felt approach, and secret might, Art after art goes out, and nll is night. See skulking...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 143

English literature - 1877
...obeys the power. She comes ! she comes 1 the sable throne behold Of night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires Tho meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As ono by one, at dread...
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Nine Lectures on Preaching: Delivered at Yale College, New Haven, Connecticut

Robert William Dale - Preaching - 1877 - 302 pages
...between the vestry and the pulpit they had seen the sable throne of the goddess of the " Dunciad," — " Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. 1 " Society and Solitude."...
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Nine Lectures on Preaching: Delivered at Yale College, New Haven, Connecticut

Robert William Dale - Preaching - 1877 - 302 pages
...between the vestry and the pulpit they had seen the sable throne of the goddess of the " Dunciad," — " Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. 1 " Society and Solitude."...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

1878 - 508 pages
...hour Resistless falls : the muse obeys the power. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold l Of night primeval and of chaos old ! 630 Before her,...decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1879 - 505 pages
...falls: the Muse obeys the Pow'r. She comes! she comes! the sable Throne behold* Of Night primaeval and of Chaos old! 630 Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying Rain-bows die away. IVit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at...
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Is Life Worth Living?

William Hurrell Mallock - Ethics - 1879 - 323 pages
...obeys the power. She comet ! she comet ! the sable throne behold Of night primceval and of chaos old. Before her, fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit sftoots in vain its momentary fires, TJie meteor drops, and in a flash expires. At one by one, at dread...
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The English Poets: Addison to Blake

Thomas Humphry Ward - English poetry - 1880
...obeys the pow'r. She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of Night primaeval and of Chaos old! Before her, Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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Alexander Pope, Volume 3

Sir Leslie Stephen - Authors, English - 1880 - 209 pages
...obeys the Power— She comes ! she comes ! the sable throne behold Of night primeval and of chaos old ! Before her Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and in a flash expires, As one by one, at dread...
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English Literature in the Eighteenth Century

Alfred Hix Welsh - English literature - 1880 - 158 pages
...advancing Dullness: She comes ! she conies ! the sable throne behold Of night primeval, and of Chaos old ! Before her Fancy's gilded clouds decay, And all its varying rainbows die away. Wit shoots in vain its momentary fires, The meteor drops, and ill a flash expires. As one by one, at dread...
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