Complectens excerpta ex variis poetis

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Thomas, Cowperthwait & Company, 1846 - Greek language
 

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Page 218 - And frantic Passions hear thy soft control. On Thracia's hills the Lord of War Has curbed the fury of his car And dropped his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the...
Page 218 - And dropp'd his thirsty lance at thy command. Perching on the sceptred hand Of Jove, thy magic lulls the feather'd king With ruffled plumes, and flagging wing : Quench'd in dark clouds of slumber lie The terror of his beak, and lightnings of his eye.
Page 257 - With blushing roses and the clust'ring vine ; Thus will thy lasting leaves, with beauties hung, Prove grateful emblems of the lays he sung; Whose soul, exalted like a, god of wit, Among the Muses and the Graces writ.
Page 292 - Non ante vulgatas per artes Verba loquor socianda chordis : Non si priores Maeonius tenet Sedes Homerus Pindaricae latent Ceaeque et Alcaei minaces Stesichorique graves Camenae : Nec si quid olim lusit Anacreon Delevit aetas ; spirat adhuc amor Vivuntque commissi calores Aeoliae fidibus puellae.
Page 252 - Admirabilis in suo genere THEOCRITUS, sed musa illa rustica et pastoralis non forum modo, verum ipsam etiam urbem reformidat.
Page 231 - Br. 24. NUNQUAM jugera messibus onusta, aut Quos Gyges cumulos habebat auri; Quod vitae satis est, peto, Macrine, Mi, nequid nimis, est nimis probatum.
Page 23 - Quam multos scriptores rernm suarum rnagnus ille Alexander secum habuisse dicitur! Atque is tarnen, cum in Sigeo ad Achillis tumulum adstitisset:„ 0 fortunate," inquit, „adolesccns, qui tuae virtutis Homerurn praeconem inveneris!
Page 254 - Editio quarto r alumine aucta. 1785. Nondým autem videtur hoc quartum Vol. lucem aspexisse.] 12. Anthologia Graeca, sive PoŽtarum Graecorum Lusus. Ex recensione Brunckii. Indices et Commentarium adjecit Friedericus Jacobs, xiii Tom.

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