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" A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting yet, and then was Man design'd ; Conscious of thought, of more capacious breast, For empire form'd, and fit to rule the rest... "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 296
by Samuel Johnson - 1779
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Original Poems and Translations, Volume 2

John Dryden - English poetry - 1743
...of Beafts he fends, the .Plains to fhare ; New Colonies of Birds, to people Air ; And to their Oczy Beds the finny Fifh repair. A Creature of a more exalted Kind Was wanting yet, and then was Man defigu'd : Confcious of Thought, of more capacious Breaft, For Empire form'd, and fit to rule the reft...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books, Volume 2

John Milton - Plagiarism - 1750
...cxtera terram: OĢ homini fublime dedit ; ccelumque tucri Juffit, et credos ad fideia tollere vultus. A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting yet,...defign'd : Confcious of thought, of more capacious brcafl, For empire form'd, and fit to rule the reft.— — Thus while the mute creation downward bend...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books, Volume 2

John Milton - 1750
...terram, Os homini fublime dedit ; ccelumque tueri Juffit, et егейоз ad fideia tollere vultos. A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting yet,...defign'd : Confcious of thought, of more capacious breait, For empire lorm'd, and fit to rule the reft.— — Thus while'the mute creation downward bend...
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The Miscellaneous Works: Containing All His Original Poems, Tales ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - English poetry - 1760
...fupply, With forms of Gods he fills the vacant fky : New herds of beafts he fends, the plains to fhare ; New colonies of birds, to people air ; And to their...and fit to rule the reft : Whether with particles of heav'nly fire The God of nature did his foul infpire ; Or earth, but new divided from the fky, And...
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A Familiar Explanation of the Poetical Works of Milton: To which is Prefixed ...

William Dodd - 1762 - 144 pages
...mentifque capacius altte Deer at adhuc, el quod dominari in catera poffet, Natus homo efl Ov. Met. A Creature of a more exalted Kind Was wanting yet, and then was Man elejtgn'd^ Confcious of Thought, of more capacious Breaji, For Empire form d, and fit to rule the reft....
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...fupply, With forms of Gods he fills the vacant fky : New herds of beafts he fends, the plains' to fhare ; New colonies of birds, to people air ; And to their...Confcious of thought, of more capacious breaft, For empire fonn'd, and fit to rule the reft: Whether with particles of heav'nly fire The God of nature did his...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...fends, the plains to mare ; New colonies of birds, to people air ; And to their oozy beds the finny fim repair. A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting...and fit to rule the reft: Whether with particles of heav'nly fire The God of nature did his foul infpire; Or earth, but new divided from the fky, And pliant...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 20

English poets - 1790
...fhare; T New colonies of birds, to people air;. ? And to their oozy beds the finny fifh repair.. s A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting yet, and then was man defign'd: Confeious of thought, of more capacious breaft, For empire form'd, and fit to rule the reft: Whether...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...fliare ; I New colonies of birds, to people air;. f And to their oozy beds the finny fifli repair. J A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting yet,...defign'd : Confcious of thought, of more capacious breall, For empire ferm'tl, aod fit to rule the red : Whether with particles of heavenly fire The God...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 6

English poetry - 1795
...fhare ; f New colonies of birds, to people air; f And to their oozy beds the finny lilli repair. 3 A creature of a more exalted kind Was wanting yet, and then was man defign'd : Conlcious of thought, of more capacious brealt, For empire form'd, and fit to rule the reft : Whether...
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