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" the cooling western breeze,' In the next line, it 'whispers through the trees;' If crystal streams 'with pleasing murmurs creep... "
The British Plutarch: Containing the Lives of the Most Eminent Divines ... - Page 424
by Francis Wrangham - 1816
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English language - 1805
...to the English heroic of five feet, and to the French Alexandrine of six. Dryden. Then, at the LSI and only couplet fraught With some unmeaning thing they call a thought, A needless AlixanJrim ends the song, That, like a wounded snake, drags its slow length along. P^c's Essay on Criticism....
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Poésie, versification [etc

Albin-Joseph-Ulpien Hennet - English poetry - 1806
...critique de ceux qui en abusent , et la preuve de l'effet admirable qu'il produit sous une main habile : Then at the last and only couplet fraught "With some unmeaning thing they call a thought, ** * Pour toi la terre se pare de fleurs odorantes , pour toi l'océan sourit et applanit ses vagues...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

Joseph Warton - 1806 - 416 pages
...arti auctoritatem. Seel utendum modo, nee ex ultimis tenebris repetenda. "f 24. Where'er you find " the cooling western breeze," .,. In the next line it " whispers through the trees."{ Trite and unvaried rhymes offend us ; not only as they are destitute of the grace of novelty, but as...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

Joseph Warton - 1806 - 416 pages
...inimitabilem arti auctoritatem. Sed utendum modo, nee ex ultimis tenebris repetenda."f 84. Where'er you find " the cooling western breeze," In the next line it "whispers through the trees."J Trite and unvaried rhymes offend us ; not only as they are destitute of the grace of novelty,...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...whispers tbrough the trees:" If cbrystal streams " with pleasing murmurs creep," The reader's tbreatened (not in vain) with " sleep :" Then, at the last and...fraught With some unmeaning thing they call a thought, 156 A needless Alexandrine ends the song, That like a wounded snake drags its slow length alone, Leave...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...ring round the same unvaried chimes, With sure returns of still expected rhymes; Where'er you find ' the cooling western breeze,' In the next line it 'whispers...streams ' with pleasing murmurs creep,* The reader's threaten' d (not in vain) with 'sleep:' Then at the last and only couplet, franght With some uumeaning...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 5

1808
...streams, " willi pleasing murmurs creep," The render's threatened (not in vain) with <( sleep." Thon, at the last and only couplet fraught With some unmeaning thing they cull a thought, A needless Alexandrine ends the son», That, like a wounded snake, drag* its slow length...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2, Part 1

British poets - 1809
...chimes, With sore returns of still expected rhymes; Where'er you find ' the cooling western breeae,' In the next line, it ' whispers through the trees...The reader's threaten'd (not in vain) with * sleep ;' Ihen, at the last and only couplet franght With some uumeaning thing they call a thought, A needless...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - English poetry - 1809
...streams "withplfasingtuurmurscreep," ' The reader's threaten'd(noiinvain') with" sleep." The,!!, ul est unsaid. The Crow was vex'd. As yesti'r-morn He flew across the ne u thought, A needless Alexandrine ends the song, [along. That, like u wounded snake, drags its slow...
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Poems

Joseph Addison - 1810 - 597 pages
...chimes, with sure returns of still expected rhymes; where'er you find " the cooling western breeze," 350 in the next line it " whispers through the trees;"...fraught with some unmeaning thing they call a thought, 355 a needless Alexandrine ends the song, [longthat, like a wounded snake, drags it's slow length aLeave...
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