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" Inspired repulsed battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful battle where to rage. So when an angel by divine command With rising tempests shakes a guilty land, Such as of late o'er pale Britannia... "
The Tatler - Page 323
1804
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The Art of English Poetry Containing: Rules for making verses. A collection ...

Edward Bysshe - English language - 1710 - 554 pages
...Battle, Solditr, War. ' He in the Shock of charging Hofts unmov'd, Amidft Confufion, Honour, and Defpair, Examin'd all the dreadful Scenes of War: In peaceful Thought the Field of Death fumy'd, To fainting Squadrons fent the timely Aid, Infpir'd repuls d Battallions to engage, And taught...
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The Lucubrations of Isaac Bickerstaff, Esq, Volume 1

1710
...Soul was provd, That, in the Shock of charging Hofts nnntov d, Amidft Confa/ion, Horror^ and De/pair, Examin'd all the dreadful Scenes of War ^ In peaceful "Thought the Field of Death furvey' d. To fainting Squadrons font the timely Aid, Infpir'd repuls'd Battalions to engage, And taught...
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The Complete Art of Poetry: In Six Parts, I. Of the Nature, Use ..., Volume 2

Charles Gildon - Criticism - 1718
...lies. Add. GENERAL. He in the Shock of charging Hofts tmmov'd, Amidft Confufion, Horrour, and Defpair, Examin'd all the dreadful Scenes of War : In peaceful Thought the Field of Death furvey'd, To fainting Squadrons feut -the timely Aid, Infpir'd rejiuls'd Batallions to engage, And...
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The Life of Joseph Addison, Esq: Extracted from N0III. and IV. of the ...

Authors, English - 1733 - 112 pages
...peaceful thought the field of death furvey'J, To fainting fquadrins fent the timely aid , Infpir'd repuls'd battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful...battle where to rage. So when an Angel, by divine tommand, Wtlbrifing itmpeJl;jJwkes a guilty land: " Sucb removal of the famous Mr. I.ocke to the Council...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland: To the Time ..., Volume 4

Theophilus Cibber - Poets, English - 1753
...peaceful thought, the field of death i"..rve\ "_ To fainting fquadrons fent the timely aid, Infpir'd repuls'd battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful...to rage. So when an Angel by divine command, With riling tempefts fhakes a guilty land , Such as oflate, o'er pale Britannia paid, Calm and ferene, he...
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The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland, to the Time ..., Volume 5

Robert Shiells - 1753
...King gave his orders with the utmo'.l calmnefs, tho' no body. was- more expos'd* . y •}• Infpir'd repuls'd battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful battle where to rage. Mr. Addifon's Campaign. Nor flail, unjuft to foreign worth, the Mufe In filence Auftria's valiant chiefs...
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A new and general biographical dictionary, Volume 1

New and general biographical dictionary - Biography - 1761
...peaceful thought the field of death furvey'd, T fainting fquadrons fent the timely aid, Infpir'd repuls'd battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful...to rage ; So when an angel, by divine command, With rifing tempefts fhakes a guilty land, Such as of late o'er pale fcritannia pall, Calm arid feiene he...
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A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an ..., Volume 1

Biography - 1761
...death furvey'd. To fainting fquadrons fent the timely aid, Infpir'd repals'd battalions to ene;npe, And taught the doubtful battle where to rage ; So when an angel, by divir.e command, With rifin? tempcfls fhakcs a guilty land, Such as of late o'er pale Britannia pall....
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Anecdotes of Polite Literature ...

Literature - 1764
...In peaceful thought the field of death furvey'd, To fainting fquadrons fentthe timely aid, Jnfpir'd repuls'd battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful battle where to rage. The famous fimile of the Angel is known aH Europe over. read read and admired as long as the Englifh...
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Preface. Poems on several occasions. An essay on Virgil's Georgics

Joseph Addison - English literature - 1765
...In peaceful thought the field of death furvey'd, To fainting fquadrons fent the timely aid, Infpir'd repuls'd battalions to engage, And taught the doubtful...where to rage. So when an Angel by divine command With rifing tempefts makes a guilty land, Such as of late o'er pale Britannia pad, Calm and ferene he drives...
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