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" The praise of Bacchus then the sweet musician sung, Of Bacchus ever fair and ever young: The jolly god in triumph comes... "
Punch - Page 109
edited by - 1892
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - Classical poetry - 1822
...most happily to the variety of the occasion. Those by which he has chosen to express Majesty, viz. . Assumes the God, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres, are chosen in the following ode, because the subject of it is great. For the more harmony likewise,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, a Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1823 - 372 pages
...he to fair Olympia press'd, And stamp'd an image of himself, a sovereign of the world. The list'ning crowd admire the lofty sound ; A present deity, they...A present deity ; the vaulted roofs rebound. With ravish'd ears the monarch hears, Assumes the god, affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres. The...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...stamp'd an image of himself, a'sov'reign of the world — The list'ning crowd admire the lofty sound : jj A present deity they shout around, A present deity, the vaulted roofs rebound: With ravish 'd ears The monarch hears, Assumes the god, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres....
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...sought her snowy breast ; Then round her slender waist he curl'd, And stamp'd an image of himself, a sovereign of the world. The listening crowd admire...A. present deity ! the vaulted roofs rebound. With ravish'd ears The monarch hears ; Assumes the god, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres....
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...Then, round her slender waist he curl'd, [world. And stamp'd an image of himself, a sovereign of the st,of ravish'd ears The monarch hears, Assumes the god, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres. The...
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The Literary magnet of the belles lettres, science, and the fine ..., Volume 2

Tobias Merton (pseud) - 1824
...cup of sweets; he seems exalted to something above humanity, — and at length, like Philip's sen, " Assumes the God, Affects to nod, — And seems to shake the spheres." There are few among the numerous readers of a periodical journal, who are capable of appreciating the...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...slender waist he eurl'd, [world. And stamp'd an image of himself, a sovereign of the The listening erowd Fi D" ~ lx j M oO 9 q w b72l n % %, \ E Hژ fڦ q1 D 8~ [+i /( f w G | ̲$ 1DTē ͪ ravish'd ears The monareh hears, Assumes the god, Affeets to nod, And seems to shake the spheres. The...
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Select satires; with notes, for the use of the Royal military college

Juvenal - 1825
...Alexander's Feast," draws a striking picture of a poor silly mortal intoxicated by adulation : With ravish'd ears The monarch hears; Assumes the god, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres. 71. Patina mensura] Patina satis magna. R. 72. Quos oderat ille, fyc.] We have here a striking representation...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Diccion - 1825 - 372 pages
...; f A present deity, they shoot around ; A present deity ; the vaulted roofs rebound. With ravish'd ears the monarch hears, Assumes the god, affects to nod, And seems to snake the spheres. The praise of Bacchus, then, the sweet musician sung ; Of Bacchus, ever fair and...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...Sublime on radiant spheres he rode, When he to fair Olyrapia press'd, And stamp'd an image of himself, a sovereign of the world! The listening crowd admire...present deity !" the vaulted roofs rebound— With ravish'd ears The monarch hears, Assumes the god, Affects to nod, And seems to shake the spheres. The...
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