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" Rendred almost word for word without Rhyme according to the Latin Measure, as near as the Language will permit. What slender Youth bedew'd with liquid odours Courts thee on Roses in some pleasant Cave, Pyrrha for whom bindst thou In Wreaths thy golden... "
A Manual of Classical Bibliography: Comprising a Copious Detail of the ... - Page 46
by Joseph William Moss - 1837
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Poetical Works: With Notices of His Life, History of the Rowley ..., Volume 2

Thomas Chatterton - 1842
...will be pleased to compare with Chatterton's version of the above, the same Ode rendered by Milton " almost word for word without rhyme, according to the...Latin measure, as near as the language will permit." ACKNOWLEDGED POEMS. By zephyrs wav'd, why does thy loose hair sweep In simple curls around thy polish'd...
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Faust: A Dramatic Poem

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1851 - 322 pages
...by Milton's translation of the " Ode to Pyrrha," entitled : " Quis multd gradllis te puer in rosd, rendered almost word for word, without rhyme, according...to the Latin measure, as near as the language will a'dmit." But I have seldom, if ever, made any sacrifice of sense for the purpose of rounding a line...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: A New Edition Carefully Revised from the ...

John Milton - 1855 - 570 pages
...HORACE, LIB. I. [ " Quis multa gracilis te puer in rosa," rendered almost word for word without rhj-me, according to the Latin measure, as near as the language will permit.] WHAT slender youth, bedewed with liquid odours, Courts thee on roses in some pleasant cave, In wreaths...
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Faust: A Dramatic Poem, Volume 1

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1856 - 322 pages
...by Milton's translation of the " Ode to Pyrrha," entitled: " Quis multd gracillis te puer in rosd, rendered almost word for word, without rhyme, according...to the Latin measure, as near as the language will admit." But I have seldom, if ever, made any sacrifice of sense for the purpose of rounding a line...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1858
...the original edition of 1 673, where it is prefaced *ith this description, by way of heading : — ' Rendered almost word for word, without rhyme, according...Latin measure, as near as the language will permit.' Here we have a marked contrast. In Francis all is loose and paraphrastical ; in Milton all severe and...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 104

English literature - 1858
...is prefaced with this description, by way of heading : — ' Uendered almost word for word, withont rhyme, according to the Latin measure, as near as the language will permit.' Here Here we have a marked contrast. In Francis all is loose and paraphrastical ; in Milton all severe...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 46

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1859
...from the original edition of 11>73, wliero it is prefaced with this description, by way of heading : " Rendered almost word for word, without rhyme, according...Latin measure, as near as the language will permit." " What slender youth bedew'd with liquid odors, Courts thee on roses in some pleasant cave, l'yr rim...
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The Odes of Horace: tr. into Engl. verse, with the orig. measures preserved ...

Quintus Horatius Flaccus - 1860
...MILTON employed it even when rendering the Ode commencing — Quis multa gracilis te puer in rosa, "according to the Latin Measure, as near as the Language will permit." But the Sapphics and Hexameters of SOUTHEY and LONGFELLOW, now so familiar to the English reader, have...
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Complete Poetical Works

John Milton - 1862
...to the Westminister assembly. THE FIFTH ODE OF HORACE, Lib. I. Quis multa gracilis te pner in rosa, rendered almost word for word without rhyme, according...Latin measure, as near as the language will permit WHAT slender youth, bedew'd with liquid odours. Courts thee on roses in some pleasant cave, Pyrrha...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with illustr. by E.H. Corbould and J. Gilbert

John Milton - 1864
...THE FIFTH ODE OF HORACE, LIB. I. Quis multo gracilis te puer in rosa, rendered almost word for wonl" without rhyme, according to the Latin measure, as near as the language will permit. WHAT slender youth, bedewed with liquid odours, Courts thee on roses in some pleasant cave, Pyrrha...
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