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" Cooper's hill eternal wreaths shall grow, While lasts the mountain, or while Thames shall flow). I seem through consecrated walks to rove ; I hear soft music die along the grove : Led by the sound, I roam from shade to shade, By godlike poets venerable... "
Excursions in the County of Surrey: Comprising Brief Historical and ... - Page 197
by Thomas Cromwell - 1821 - 190 pages
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Poets on Poets

Lady Jane Maria Grant Strachey, Lady Strachey (Jane Maria) - English poetry - 1894 - 324 pages
...The bowery mazes, and surrounding greens; To Thames' banks, which fragrant breezes fill, Or where ye muses sport on Cooper's hill. (On Cooper's hill eternal...walks to rove; I hear soft music die along the grove; Led by the sound I rove from shade to shade, By god-like poets venerable made: Here his first lays...
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The Thames Illustrated: A Picturesque Journeying from Richmond to Oxford

John Leyland - England - 1897 - 284 pages
...the splendid Indian Engineering College — has secured enduring literary fame. Thus says Pope :— " On Cooper's Hill eternal wreaths shall grow While lasts the mountain, or while Thames shall flow." There is a magnificent prospect from the crest, embracing all the points seen from St. Anne's Hill,...
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The Public School Speaker

Francis Warre Cornish - Literature - 1900 - 570 pages
...The bow'ry mazes, and surrounding greens; To Thames's banks which fragrant breezes fill, Or where ye Muses sport on Cooper's Hill. (On Cooper's Hill eternal...walks to rove, I hear soft music die along the grove : Led by the sound, I roam from shade to shade, By godlike Poets venerable made : Here his first lays...
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Surrey

Walter Jerrold - Surrey - 1901 - 315 pages
...The bow'ry ma2es and sequestered greens ; To Thames's banks which fragrant bree2es fill, Or where ye Muses sport on Cooper's Hill. (On Cooper's Hill eternal...walks to rove, I hear soft music die along the grove : Led by the sound I roam from shade to shade, By godlike poets venerable made : Here his first lays...
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The Complete Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1903 - 672 pages
...scenes, The bowery mazes, and- surrounding greens; To Thames's banks, which fragrant breezes Or where ye Muses sport on Cooper's hill. (On Cooper's hill eternal...the mountain, or while Thames shall flow.) I seem thro' consecrated walks to rove; I hear soft music die along the grove: Led by the sound, I roam from...
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Irish Literature, Volume 3

Justin McCarthy, Maurice Francis Egan, Charles Welsh, Douglas Hyde, Lady Gregory, James Jeffrey Roche - Irish literature - 1904
...Forest 'he calls Denham "lofty "and "majestic," and, talking of ' Cooper's Hill,' he prophesies — " On Cooper's Hill eternal wreaths shall grow, While lasts the mountain, or while Thames shall flow." A modern critic, however, Mr. Edmund W. Gosse, says : "The works of Denham are small in extent. The...
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Poets' Country

Andrew Lang - English literature - 1907 - 363 pages
...certainly of some historical importance. We smile now at Pope's " Majestic Denham " ; at such a eulogy as On Cooper's Hill eternal wreaths shall grow, While lasts the mountain or while Thames shall flow ; at such a compliment as is implied in what Sheffield says of a poem, " 'Tis not an Iliad or a Coopers...
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Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1998 - 226 pages
...The bowery mazes, and surrounding greens: To Thames's banks which fragrant breezes fill, Or where ye Muses sport on COOPER'S HILL. (On COOPER'S HILL eternal...walks to rove, I hear soft music die along the grove: Led by the sound, I roam from shade to shade, By god-like poets venerable made: 270 Here his first...
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The Picturesque and the Sublime: A Poetics of the Canadian Landscape

Susan Glickman - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 212 pages
...was by association in Denham's debt. For example, Pope's speaker requests to be carried to "where ye Muses sport on Cooper's Hill. / (On Cooper's Hill...While lasts the Mountain, or while Thames shall flow)" (11.24-6).21 Pope imitates many of the episodes of Denham's poem, as well as reiterating its Tory...
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Imagining Language: An Anthology

Jed Rasula, Steve McCaffery - Foreign Language Study - 2001 - 618 pages
...wery mazes — and surrounding greens, To Thames's banks — which fragrant breezes fill, Or where ye muses — sport on Cooper's hill: On Cooper's hill...While lasts the mountain — or while Thames shall slow. Here, as in the instances of various feet, we have not only the pleasure of change, but the higher...
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