The praise of Bacchus then the sweet musician sung, Of Bacchus ever fair and ever young: The jolly god in triumph comes... Punch - Page 109edited by - 1892Full view
- About this book
Birmingham central literary assoc - 1881
...the lyre." He first flatters the monarch by assuming the origin of his race from one of the Gods. " The listening crowd admire the lofty sound, A present deity ; they shout around, » » » * With ravished ears The monarch hears, Assumes the god, Affects to nod, And seems to shake...
[ Sorry, this page's content is restricted ]