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" Thence to the famous orators repair, Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and fulmined over Greece To Macedon and Artaxerxes... "
Demosthenes - Page xxxviii
by Demosthenes, Robert Whiston - 1859 - 572 pages
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Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ...

John Milton - 1810
...Of fate, and chance, and change in human life, High actions and high passions best describing: Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and fulmin'd over Greece To Macedon and Artaxerxes' throne : To sage Philosophy next lend thine ear, From...
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Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's writings, relating to Milton. A ...

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...Of fate, and chance, and change in human life, High actions and high passions best describing: Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and fulmin'd over Greece To Macedon and Artaxerxes' throne : To sage Philosophy next lend thine ear, From...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 356 pages
...human life, High actions and high passions best describing : Thence to the famous orators repair Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and fulmin'd over Greece To Macedon and Artaxerxes' throne : To sage Philosophy next lend thine ear, From...
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The New Monthly Magazine and Humorist, Volume 64

English literature - 1842
...SCHOOL FOR SCOLDS ; OR, MEMORABILIA OF XANTIPPE. Thence to the famous orators repair ; Those ancients, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce Democratic, Shook the Arsenal, and lulmined over Greece. I'AK-UMSe 1UI.AiM-D. Ye sovereign wires ! — give ear and understand, Thus shall...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...human life, High actions and high passions best describing : Thence to the famous orators repair, Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the' arsenal, and fulmined over Greece To Macedon and Artaxerxes' throne. To sage Philosophy next lend thine ear, From...
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Paradise Regained: Samson Agonistes, Comus and Arcades

John Milton - Bible - 1823 - 220 pages
...human life, High actions and high passions best describing: Thence to the famous orators repair, Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and fnlmined over Greece To Macedon and Artaxerxes' throne: To sage Philosophy next lend thine ear, From...
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Knight's Quarterly Magazine, Volume 3

English fiction - 1824
...known instances of such failures. 117 ON THE ATHENIAN ORATORS. To the famous orators repair, Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and thundered over Greece To Macedon and Artaxenes' throne.— MILTON. THE celebrity of the great classical...
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Bacchus in Tuscany: A Dithyrambic Poem

Francesco Redi, Leigh Hunt - Wine - 1825 - 280 pages
...orators are spoken of : — Paradise Reg. Book 4. v. 267. " Thence to the famous orators repair, " Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence " Wielded at will that fierce democratic, " Shook the arsenal, and thundered over Greece." Aristophanes is more lively and in action : Milton's line was the awefulness...
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Bacchus in Tuscany: A Dithyrambic Poem

Francesco Redi, Leigh Hunt - Wine - 1825 - 228 pages
...orators are spoken of : — Paradise Reg. Book 4. v. 267. " Thence to the famous orators repair, " Those ancient, whose resistless eloquence " Wielded at will...that fierce democratic, '•' Shook the arsenal, and thundered over Greece." Aristophanes is more lively and in action : Milton's line was the awefulness...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors, Volume 4

John Milton - 1826
...ultimus est fere ex Atticis qui dici possit orator." De Instit. Orat. x. 1. NEWTON, Ver. 268. — : - whose resistless eloquence : Wielded at will that fierce democratic, Shook the arsenal, and fulmin'd over Greece] Alluding, as Dr. Newton and Dr. Jortin have both observed, to what Aristophanes...
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