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" This noble youth to madness loved a dame Of high degree, Honoria was her name : Fair as the fairest, but of haughty mind, And fiercer than became so soft a kind ; Proud of her birth, (for equal she had none) The rest she scorn'd; but hated him alone. "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 237
by Samuel Johnson - 1779
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Fables Antient and Modern: Translated Into Verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace ...

John Dryden - Fables - 1713 - 550 pages
...generous Hearts. But Theodore the Brave, above the reft, With Gifts of Fortune and of Nature blefs'd, The foremoft Place for Wealth and Honour held, And...noble Youth to Madnefs lov'da Dame, Of high Degree, Honor ia was her Name: 1 Fair as the Faireft, but of haughty Mind, And fiercer than became fo foft...
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The Miscellaneous Works: Containing All His Original Poems, Tales ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - English poetry - 1760
...above the reft, With gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honor held, And all in feats of chivalry excell'd. This...became fo foft a kind, Proud of her birth ; (for equal me had none ;) The reft fhe fcorn'd ; but hated him alone, His gifts, his conftant courtfhip, nothing...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...gen'rous hearts. But Theodore the brave, above the reft, With gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honour held, And...became fo foft a kind, Proud of her birth; (for equal me had none;) The reft me fcorn'd ; but hated him alone, His gifts, his conftant courtfhip, nothing...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...gen'rous hearts. But Theodore the brave, above the reft, With gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honour held, And...degree, Honoria was her name; Fair as the faireft, bat of haughty mind, And fiercer than became fo foft a kind, Proud of her birth; (for equal fhe had...
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Fables ancient and modern, tr. into verse: with original poems, Volume 2

John Dryden - 1781
...generous hearts. But Theodore the brave, above the reft. With gifts of fortune, and of nature blefs'd,' The foremoft place, for wealth and honour held. And...Of high degree, Honoria was her name: Fair as the faiteft, but of haughty mind, And fiercer than became fo foft a kind ; proud of her birth ; (for equal...
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The English Anthology ...

Joseph Ritson - English poetry - 1793 - 334 pages
...above the reft, 5 With gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honor held, And all in feats of chivalry excell'd. This...madnefs lov'da dame Of high degree, Honoria was her name ; 10 Fair as the faireft, but of haughty mind, And fiercer than became fo foft a kind ; Proud of her...
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the English Anthology

T. And J. Egerton - 1793
...above the reft, 5 With gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honor held, And all in feats of chivalry excell'd. This...madnefs lov'da dame Of high degree, Honoria was her name ; 10 Fair as the faireft, but of haughty mind, And fiercer than became fo foft a kind; Proud of her...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Dryden. Rochester ...

1793
...generous hearts. But Theodore the brave, above the гей, Wiíh gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honour held, And all in feats of chivalry escell'd. This noble youth to madnefs lov'da dame Of high degree, Honoria was her name ; Fair ai the...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 6

English poetry - 1795
...generous hearts. But Theodore the brave, above the red, with gifts of fortune and of nature blefs'd, The foremoft place for wealth and honour held, And all in feats of chivalry cxcell'd. This noble youth to madnefs lov'da dame Of high degree, Honoria was her name ; Fair a? the...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Pieces of Poetry, Selected for ...

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1796 - 1008 pages
...gen'rous hearts. Hue Theodore :he brave, above the reft, \Vith gifts of fortune and of nature bleft, Tiie foremoft place for wealth and honour held, And all in feats of chivalry cxcell'd. This noble youth to madnefs luv'da dame Of high degree; Honoria was her name; Fair as the...
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