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" Yet shall he mount, and keep his distant way Beyond the limits of a vulgar fate, Beneath the good how far ! — but far above the... "
Poems by Mr. Gray - Page 68
by Thomas Gray - 1768 - 187 pages
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The Memoirs of the Life, and Writings of Percival Stockdale ..., Volume 2

Percival Stockdale - Authors - 1809
...royalty. — Oh! lyre divine, [of DRYDKN] what daring spirit Wakes thee now !— Though he inherit Nor the pride, nor ample pinion That the theban eagle bear, Sailing, with supreme dominion, Through th« azure deep of air ! — &c. After my arrival at GIBRALTAR, I was in...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...burn. But ah ! tis heard no more — O lyre divine ! what daring spirit Wakes thee now ? TW he inherit stian to ft'n Soul. OD K. VITAL spark of heavenly flame! Quit, oh quit, supreme dominion Thro' the azure deep of air : Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms...
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Waller, Butler, Rochester, Roscommon, Otway, Pomfret, Dorset, Stepney, J ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...nor ample pinion, 1 That the Theban eagle bear, ' Sailing with supreme dominion Through the a/ lire oat. Filling with frantic crowds of thinking fools, The reverend bedlams, c in the Muse's ray With orient hues, unborrow'd of the San: Yet shall he mount, and keep his distant...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 14

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 638 pages
...Cor the pride, nor ample pinion, That the Theban eagle !1 bear Sailing with supreme dominion Through the azure deep of air : Yet oft before his infant eyes would nm Such forms as glitter in the Muse's ray With orient hues, unborrow'd of the Sun : Yet shall he mount,...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 26

Classical philology - 1822
...clad Walk in my boundless mind -- This is perhaps the original of the most poetical passage in Gray : Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms as glitter in the Muse's ray With orient hues, unborrow'd of the Sun The lines from Storer, in p. C79, Nature...
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The poems, with critical notes; a life of the author; and an essay on his ...

Thomas Gray, John Mitford - 1816
...bear." Pope in his Temple of Fame, 210, has copied Horace, and yoked four swans to the car of the poet : Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms as glitter in the Muse's ray, With orient hues, unborrow'd of the sun : 120 Yet shall he mount, and keep his distant...
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Poems and Letters of Thomas Gray: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings

Thomas Gray, William Mason - English poetry - 1820 - 527 pages
...Nor the pride, or ample pinion, ' That the Theban eagle bear Sailing with supreme dominion Through the azure deep of air : Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms, as glitter in tie Muse's ray With orient hues, unborrow'd of the sun : Yet shall he mount, and keep his distant...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1821 - 134 pages
...Nor the pride, nor ample pinion, That the Theuan eagle bear, Sailing w ilh supreme dominion Through the azure deep of air: Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms as glitter in the Muse's ray, With orient hues, uuborrow'd of the sun: Yet shall he mount, and keep his distant...
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The Poems of Thomas Gray: Embellished with Engravings from the Designs of ...

Thomas Gray - English poetry - 1821 - 134 pages
...But ah ! 'tis heard no more Oh ! lyre divine, what daring spirit Wakes thee now? Though he inherit Nor the pride, nor ample pinion, That the Theban eagle bear, Sailing with supreme dominion Through the azure deep of air: Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 8

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...ah ! 't is heard no more — Oh ! lyre divine, what daring spirit Wakes thee now ? though he inherit Nor the pride, nor ample pinion, That the Theban eagle bear, Sailing with supreme dominion Through the azure deep of air : Yet oft before his infant eyes would run Such forms...
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