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" On a rock whose haughty brow Frowns o'er old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the sable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the poet stood; (Loose his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a master's hand, and prophet's... "
The Poetical Works of Johnson, Parnell, Gray, and Smollett: With Memoirs ... - Page 175
by Samuel Johnson, Thomas Parnell, Thomas Gray, Tobias Smollett - 1855 - 254 pages
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The Monthly Review, Volume 17

1757
...old Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the fable garb of Woe, With haggard eyes the Poc: ftood ; (Loofe his beard and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a mailer's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck the deep forrows of his lyre. Hark how each giant-oak, and...
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A Collection of Poems ...

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1758
...old Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the fable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Poet flood ; (Loofe his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a Matter's hand, and Prophet's fire, • . . Struck the deep forrows of his lyre. ' • -•.„:_' Hark,...
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A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes, Volume 6

Robert Dodsley - English poetry - 1765
...old Conway's foaming Rood, Robed in the fable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Poet ftood ; (Loofe his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a Mafter's hand, and Prophet's fire, Struck the deep forrows of his lyre. * Hark, how each giant-oak,...
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Poems by Mr. Gray

Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pages
...Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the fable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Poet ftood ; (T Loofo his beard, and hoary hair $ Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And * Gilbert de Clare, furnamed the Red, Earl of Gloucefher and Hertford, fon-in-law to K.Edward. + Edmond...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 3

English poetry - 1782
...lay on the borderi of Walest and probably accompanied the king in this expedition. ' (Loofe (Loofe his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a matter's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck the deep forrows of his lyrs. * Hark ! how each giant oak,...
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An Essay on Punctuation

Joseph Robertson - English language - 1785 - 177 pages
...of this magnificent image to the beard and tair of the Welch Bard is a ridiculous burlcfque. Loofe his beard and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air. HUME, Eff. on the Rife of Arts, To!, i. 42 On PUNCTUATION. 23. THREE or MORE ADVERBS, immediately...
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Poems

Thomas Gray - 1786 - 178 pages
...Coriway's foaming flood, Robed in the fable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the Poet ftood ; (Loofe his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air;) And with a mailer's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck the deep forrows of his lyre. ' Hark, ' Hark, how each giant-oak,...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 64

English poets - 1790
...Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the fable garb of woe, With huggard eyes the Poet flood ; (|| Loofe his beard, and hoary hair ** Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) * — The crefted adder's pride. Dryden's Indian Queen. •f- Snowdon was a name given by the Saxons...
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the english anthology

T AGERTON - 1794
...Conway's foaming flood, Robed in the fable garb of woe,' With haggard eyes the Poet flood ; (Loofe his beard, and hoary hair (Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) 20 And with a Mafter's hand, and Prophet's fire, Struck the deep forrows of his lyre. • Hark, how...
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Sheridan's and Henderson's Practical Method of Reading and Reciting English ...

Elocution - 1796 - 264 pages
...old Conway's foaming flood, Rob'd in the fable garb of woe, With haggard eyes the poet flood; (Loofe his beard, and hoary hair Stream'd, like a meteor, to the troubled air) And with a mailer's hand, and prophet's fire, Struck the deep forrows of his lyre. Alter your voice to a tone...
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