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" Awake, ^Eolian lyre, awake, And give to rapture all thy trembling strings. From Helicon's harmonious springs A thousand rills their mazy progress take : The laughing flowers that round them blow Drink life and fragrance as they flow. Now the rich stream... "
The Complete Poetical Works of William Collins, Thomas Gray, and Oliver ... - Page 34
by William Collins - 1854 - 166 pages
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Notes for Latin Lyrics

Rev.H. Musgrave Wilkins,M.A. - 1851
..." Both fade at evening, pale and gone." (PRIOR.) EXEECISE CXLII. PROGRESS OF POESY. Awake, JEolian lyre, awake, And give to rapture all thy trembling...strong, Through verdant vales, and Ceres' golden reign : Headlong impetuous, see it pour : The rocks, and nodding groves, rebellow to the roar. Woods that...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1851
...passages of splendid excellence. Sound never answered to sense more completely than in these lines : " Now the rich stream of music winds along, Deep, majestic,...steep amain, Headlong, impetuous, see it pour, The vales and nodding groves re-bellow to the roar." His ode, " the Bard," has passages of • Literally,...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1851 - 223 pages
...Literary Magaz. 1757, p. 422 ; at p. 466 of the same work, is an Ode to Gray on his Pindaric Odes. From Helicon's harmonious springs A thousand rills...take : The laughing flowers that round them blow, 5 Drink life and fragrance as they flow. Now the rich stream of music winds along, Deep, majestic,...
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The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1851 - 223 pages
...Literary Magaz. 1757, p. 422 ; at p. 466 of the same work, is an Ode to Gray on his Pindaric Odes. From Helicon's harmonious springs A thousand rills...progress take : The laughing flowers that round them hlow, 5 Drink life and fragrance as they flow. Now the rich stream of music winds along, Deep, majestic,...
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Studies from the English poets

George Frederick Graham - English literature - 1852 - 519 pages
...know myself a Man. 1 See note, Macbeth, p. 149. THE PROGRESS OF POESY. PINDARIC. I. 1. Awake, JEolian lyre, awake, And give to rapture all thy trembling...majestic, smooth, and strong, Through verdant vales, and Ceres'2 golden reign : Now rolling down the steep amain, Headlong, impetuous, see it pour : The rocks...
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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...roaring tide he plunged to endless night. THE PROGRESS OF POESY. A PINDARIC ODE. I. AWAKE, JEolian lyre, awake, And give to rapture all thy trembling...springs A thousand rills their mazy progress take : * Shakspeare. -f- Milton. The succession of poets after Milton's time. The laughing flowers that...
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Concordia, the glees, madrigals, etc. sung by the society

Concordia society - Glees, catches, rounds, etc - 1852
...all thy trembling ftrings, From Helicon's harmonious fprings, A thoufand rills their mazy progrefs take; The laughing flowers, that round them blow,...Drink life and fragrance as they flow. Now the rich ftream of mufic winds along, Deep, majeftic, fmooth, and ftrong, Through verdant vales, and Ceres'...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1852
...p. 337. " Felices aninue gens jam dcfuncta pencils 7/umaiiij." — Vida's Chriftiad. lib. vi. 870. " The laughing flowers that round them blow Drink life and fragrance as they flow." Ode on the Progreu of Potty. It seems almost a pity to dissect these marvellously beautiful lines....
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Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism

James Robert Boyd - English language - 1852 - 352 pages
...thunder." " They hand in hand, with wandering steps and slow Through Eden took their solitary way." " Now the rich stream of music winds along, Deep, majestic, smooth, and strong" " From peak to peak the rattling crags among Leaps the live thunder !" Q. Who have been most distinguished...
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Macphail's Edinburgh ecclesiastical journal and literary review, Volumes 15-16

1853
...we may well apply the beautiful lines of Gray in the commencement of his " Progress of Poesy:" — " From Helicon's harmonious springs A thousand rills...Through verdant vales and Ceres' golden reign ; Now rushing down the steep amain, Headlong, impetuous, see it pour; The rocks and nodding groves rebellow...
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