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" Changed his hand and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful Muse, soft pity to infuse: He sung Darius great and good, by too severe a fate Fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen, fallen... "
Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ... - Page 13
1823
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Poétique anglaise, Volume 3

Albin Joseph U. Hennet - 1806 - 458 pages
...Sweet is pleasure after pain. Chorus : Bacchus' blessings , etc. Sooth'd with the sound , the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice..., his ardent eyes ; And while he heav'n and earth defy'd , Il devient dieu lui-même, L'éclair sort de ses yeux , Et son regard suprême Fait trembler...
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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

1806 - 408 pages
...treasure, Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth' d with the sound the king grew vain; Fought all his battles o'er again; And thrice...cheeks, his ardent eyes : And while he heav'n and earth defy'd, Chang'd his hand and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful muse Soft pity to infuse : He sung...
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The Asiatic Annual Register; Or, A View of the History of Hindustan ..., Part 6

1806 - 916 pages
...powers of ingenious flattery, and unbounded exaggeration : " Sooth'd with the strain the prince grew vain, Fought all his battles o'er again, And thrice...routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain." From the mountains we directed our course towards Buckra .led, where we arrived on the 4th of December....
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The Anti-Jacobin Review and Protestant Advocate: Or, Monthly ..., Volume 24

1806 - 550 pages
...powers of ingenious flattery, and unbounded exaggeration : " Soothed with the sound, the Prince grew vain, Fought all his battles o'er again, And thrice...routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain.'* *' From the mountains we directed our course towards Buckra Jeel, where we arrived on the 4th of December....
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The Asiatic Annual Register, or View of the History of Hindustan, and of the ...

Lawrence Dundas Campbell, Ewq. - 1806 - 848 pages
...ingenious flattery, arid unbounded exaggeration : " Sooth'd with the strain the prince grew vain, Foeg'ht all his battles o'er again, And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain." From the mountains we directed our course towards Buckra Jeel, where we arrived on the 4-th of December....
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Poems on various subjects, selected by E. Tomkins

E Tomkins - 1806 - 278 pages
...grew vain; Fought all his hattles o'er again: And thrice be routed all his.foes; and thrice be sle» the slain.— The master saw the madness rise; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes; And while he heaven and earth defy'd, Chang'd his hand, nnd chtck'd his pride. He chose a mournful muse Soft pity...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill, Volume 21

John Bell - 1807 - 458 pages
...Sweet the pleasure; .. i " Sweet is pleasure after pain." iv. ' f Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he The master saw the madness rise ; [slew the slain. His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; : And while...
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The young gentleman and lady's poetical preceptor, selected [by T. Woolston].

Young gentleman - 1807 - 314 pages
...Sweet is pleafore after pain. Sootl.'d with the found, the k'ng grew vain ; Fought all his hattles o'er again ; And thrice he routed all his foes; and thrice he ftew the The mafter ('aw the madnefs rife ; [(lain. His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And while...
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The new encyclopædia; or, Universal dictionary ofarts and sciences, Volume 11

Encyclopaedia Perthensis - 1807 - 796 pages
...wifdom and perfection. Cbejne. 16. Manner of acting or performing. The mailer faw the madnefs rife ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And while he heav'n and earth dtfy'd, Chang'd his band, and check'd his pride. Dryd, 17.- Agency ; part in action. — God muft have...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 11

John Dryden - 1808 - 500 pages
...treasure, Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. IV. Soothed with the sound, the king grew vain : Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice...His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And, while he heaven and earth defied, Changed his hand, and checked his pride. He chose a mournful muse, Soft pity...
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