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" O'er bog or steep, through strait, rough, dense, or rare, With head, hands, wings, or feet, pursues his way, And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies. "
The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art - Page 63
1849
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824 - 646 pages
...Pursues the Arimaspian, who by stealth 945 Had from his wakeful custody purloin'd The guarded gold : so eagerly the fiend O'er bog, or steep, through strait,...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies : 950 At length a universal hubbub wild Of stunning sounds and voices all confus'd, Borne through the...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: With Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - 1824 - 412 pages
...So lab'ring on with shoulders, hands, and head,~\ " So eagerly the Fiend O'er bog, o'er steep, thro' strait, rough, dense, or rare, With head, hands, wings,...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies." Milton, Book ii. P. Full in the middle way there stood a lake, Which Curl's Corinna chanc'd that mom...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: With Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - 1824 - 408 pages
...So lab'ring on with shoulders, hands, and head,'} " So eagerly the Fiend O'er bog, o'er steep, thro" strait, rough, dense, or rare, With head, hands, wings,...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies." Full in the middle way there stood a lake, Which Curl's Corinna chanc'd that morn to make: (Such was...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 4

Alexander Pope - 1824 - 406 pages
...So lab'ring on with shoulders, hands, and head,] " So eagerly the Fiend O'er bog, o'er steep, thro' strait, rough, dense, or rare, With head, hands, wings,...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies." Milton, Book ii. P. Full in the middle way there stood a lake, Which Curl's Corinna chanc'd that morn...
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The Universal review; or, Chronicle of the literature of all nations, Volume 2

496 pages
...she wanders with nearly the facility of Milton's fiend who " O'er bog, o'er steep, thro' straight, rough, dense, or rare, With head, hands, wings, or...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps or flies." Jfistoirc de Jeanne d'Arc. Par M. LEBB.UN DE CHARMETTES. 4 8vo. Paris. Memoirs of Jeanne d'Arc, surnamed...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824 - 676 pages
...Pursues the Arimaspian, who by stealth 9*5 Had from his wakeful custody purloin'd The guarded gold : so eagerly the fiend O'er bog, or steep, through strait, rough, dense, or ran 1 , With head, hands, wings, or feet pursues his way, And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps,...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 600 pages
...The guarded gold : so eagerly the Fiend O'er bog, or steep, through strait, rougit, denso, or rn . ly palaee gate, With frontispieee of diamond and gold Embellish'd ; thiek with spark ereeps, or flies : At length an universal-hubbub wild Of stunning sounds and voiees all eonfus'd, Bome...
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The National magazine and general review

James Lyon (of Fairhaven, Vermont) - 486 pages
...three monosyllabic lines together, with the exception of one word. "the fiend O'er bog or steep, thro' strait, rough, dense, or rare, With head, hands, wings,...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies." Chapman has the following characteristic lines on the apt fitness of the English monosyllables for...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Prefaces

John Aikin - 1826 - 840 pages
...who by stealth Had from his wakeful custody purloin'd The guarded gold : so eagerly the fiend O er bog, or steep, through strait, rough, dense or rare, With head, hands, wings, or feet, pursues his wy, And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies ; At length a universal hubbub wild 3f stunning...
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A Description of More Than Three Hundred Animals: Interspersed with ...

1829 - 494 pages
...Pursues the Arimaspian, who, by stealth, Had from his wakeful custody purloin'd The guarded gold ; so eagerly the fiend, O'er bog or steep, through strait,...And swims, or sinks, or wades, or creeps, or flies. The Arimaspians were supposed Asiatic wizards, who, by strength of magic, used to obtain a knowledge...
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