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" Though deep yet clear, though gentle yet not dull ; Strong without rage, without o'erflowing full. "
A Key to the Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin and Scripture Proper ... - Page 284
by John Walker - 1804 - 285 pages
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The English metropolis; or, London in the year 1820. [by J.Corry].

John Corry - 1820
...amiable in the world. Dignified, sincere, honest, modest, it resembles Denham's beautiful description of the Thames ; " Though deep, yet clear ; though...; Strong without rage, without o'erflowing full."" By mingling with adventurers from various nations, in London, the purity of the genuine English character...
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A Key to the Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper ...

John Walker - 1822 - 285 pages
...thought as carelessly as he lived, began a commendation of the sweetness and smoothness of two lint's of Denham in praise of the Thames " Though deep yet...that there is a flow in the lines similar to that of thc object described ; while the least attention to those stops, so necessary on the accented and antithetic...
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A Key to the Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper ...

John Walker, William Trollope - 1833 - 187 pages
...thought as carelessly as he lived, began a commendation of the sweetness and smoothness of two lines ef Denham in praise of the Thames " Though deep yet clear,...without o'erflowing full :" and this commendation of Drynen's has been echoed by all subsequent writers, who have taken it for granted, that there is a...
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Outlines of Analogical Philosophy: Being a Primary View of the ..., Volume 1

George Field - 1839 - 490 pages
...defined by Dean Swift, of nothing more than proper words in proper places, and flowing, like Denham's Thames, " Though deep, yet clear ; though gentle,...Strong without rage ; without o'erflowing, full." Which is itself an eminent example, and has been felicitously attributed to the diction of Plato. A...
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Sacred Rhetoric: Or, Composition and Delivery of Sermons

Henry Jones Ripley - 1849 - 259 pages
...or permit, in both thought and style, cannot be better stated than in Deuham's two lines descriptive of the Thames . % Though deep, yet clear ; though...dull, Strong without rage ; without o'erflowing, full. For these lines, in their present application, though they are the production of an English poet, I...
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the poet of the santuary

josiah conder - 1851
...it cost me much labour to make it so." These expressions recall Denham's often cited lines on Father Thames : " Though deep, yet clear ; though gentle,...; Strong without rage, without o'erflowing full." trochaic verse, the most graceful and flexible of all English measures, used by Dr. Watts himself in...
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Spare Hours

John Brown - 1862 - 458 pages
...to swell the volume and add to the onward and widening flood. His river did not flow like Denham's Thames, " Though deep yet clear, though gentle...dull; Strong without rage, without o'erflowing full." There was strength, but there was likewise rage ; a fine frenzy not unoften due mainly to its rapidity...
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Horæ subsecivæ

John Brown - 1862 - 486 pages
...to swell the volume and add to the onward and widening flood. His river did not flow like Denham's Thames, ' Though deep yet clear, though gentle...; Strong without rage, without o'erflowing full.' There was strength, but there was likewise rage ; a fine frenzy not unoften due mainly to its rapidity...
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Once a Week, Volume 1; Volume 14

Eneas Sweetland Dallas - 1866
...waters grey, By fair Kilkenny and Rossepontc bend : which may be described in the words of the poet of the Thames Though deep, yet clear ; though...; Strong without rage ; without o'erflowing full. One of our first excursions was to Kilkenny, on our way to which city we stopped at Bennet's Bridge,...
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A manual of English prosody

Robert Frederick Brewer - 1869
...or the attributes of things, in opposition, in order to heighten their effect by the contrast ; eg (The Thames.) Though deep, yet clear ; though gentle,...; Strong without rage ; without o'erflowing, full. Denharn. Let us be sacrificers, but not butchers, Caius ; Let's kill him boldly, but not wrathfully...
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