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" Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With mask and antique pageantry; Such sights as youthful... "
Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ... - Page 144
by John Milton - 1810
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - 1809 - 512 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper...clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With mask, aud antique papeantry, Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer-eves, by haunted stream. JOHN...
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The Muses' Bower,: Embellished with the Beauties of English Poetry, Volume 1

English poetry - 1809 - 302 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With masque, and antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets dream, On summer eves by haunted stream....
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Cowley, Denham, Milton

Alexander Chalmers - 1810 - 560 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win-her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper...anon, If Jonson's learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild. Ai>d ever, against eating cares, Lap...
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Enfield's Guide to Elocution: Improved and Classically Divided Into Six ...

John Sabine - 1810 - 308 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper...well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned sock be on, Or Or sweetest Shakespeare, fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild. And ever against eating...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 16

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 656 pages
...reddere. His si redundes gaudiis, prudcntis est, ,L:ii ii ii, tecum velle vitam degere. ' Shakespeare. Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eves,...haunted stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If .Inn- on '-, learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes...
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Extracts from the Diary of a Lover of Literature

Thomas Green - 1810 - 262 pages
...heightened by the introduction of masques and pageants, after the taste and fashion of the times : " There let Hymen oft appear, In saffron robe, with...taper clear ; And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With masque, and antique pageantry". We have only to conceive ourselves transported to a festival of this...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1813 - 270 pages
...Bain influence, and judge the prize Of wit^ or arms, while both contend There let Hymen oft appear I2S In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast...youthful poets dream On summer eves by haunted stream* 139 Then o th- well-teed stage anon, If Jonson's learned sock be on. Or sweetest Shakspeare, Fancy's...
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Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Deverell - 1813 - 596 pages
...wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear 125 In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With mask, and antique pageantry, 123. I incline to think that by this line, immediately following the notice of Hudibras, there is an...
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Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Deverell - 1813 - 588 pages
...wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear 125 In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With mask, and antique pageantry, 123. I incline to think that by this line, immediately following the notice of Hudibras, there is an...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1814 - 424 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear, In saffron robe, with...taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With musk, raid antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets dream, On summer eves, by haunted stream....
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