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( Author's note ) . ... mind the happy school days spent with his bosom friend , Richard West , who died in June , 1742. ( See “ Sonnet 204 [ PAGES 8-9 . NOTES.
( Author's note . ) 3. Helicon's harmonious springs . ... the region north of Greece . 20. Perching on the sceptred hand . “ This is 210 [ PAGES 17-18 . NOTES.
( Author's note . ) 21. Feathered king . The eagle , sacred to Jove or Zeus . 25. Thee the voice , the dance , obey . “ Power of harmony to produce all the ...
( Author's note . ) Beyond the solar road . ... The dwellingplace of the nymph Echo was probably suggested to Gray by 212 [ PAGES 19-20 . NOTES.
( Author's note . ) “ If Jonson's learned sock be on , Or sweetest Shakespeare , Fancy's child , Warble his native wood notes wild .
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Reprint of what may once have been one of the most familiar poems in English from the 18th century. At a time when few could read in England, one of its most educated sons, and the companion of Horace ... Read full review