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" DAUGHTER of Jove, relentless power, Thou tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge and torturing hour The bad affright, afflict the best ! Bound in thy adamantine chain The proud are taught to taste of pain, And purple tyrants vainly groan With pangs... "
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by George William Lyttelton Baron Lyttelton, William Ewart Gladstone - 1863 - 205 pages
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Letters of Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray - 1925 - 450 pages
...ADVERSITY Daughter of Jove, relestless Power, Thou Tamer of the human Breast ! Whose iron Scourge, & torturing Hour, The bad affright, afflict the best,...Bound in thy adamantine Chain The Proud are taught to tast of Pain And purple Tyrants vainly groan With Pangs unfelt before, unpitied & alone. When first...
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Gray: Poetry & Prose

Thomas Gray, Samuel Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith - 1926 - 206 pages
...DAUGHTER of JOVE, relentless Power, Thou TameaTbf the human breast, Whose irofTscourge and tort'ring,Bour, The Bad affright, afflict the Best ! Bound in thy...to taste of pain, And purple ^Tyrants vainly groan /__.. v ,. \' With pangs unfelt before, unpitied and alone. ( * • ' ** When first thy Sire to send...
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The Oxford Book of Eighteenth Century Verse

David Nichol Smith - 1926 - 744 pages
...'Tis folly to be wise. Written 1742 ; An Ode on a Distant Prospect, &c., 1747 D 245 Hymn to Adversity DAUGHTER of JOVE, relentless Power, Thou Tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge and tort'ring hour, The Bad affright, afflict the Best ! Bound in thy adamantine chain The Proud are taught...
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A Critical History of English Literature: The Restoration to 1800, Volume 3

David Daiches - 1979 - 336 pages
...although the movement of the verse is quite different from that of Thomson's or Young's blank verse: Daughter of Jove, relentless Power, Thou tamer of...torturing hour The bad affright, afflict the best! . . . Gray uses a variety of stanza forms in his poetiy, and avoids both the heroic couplet and blank...
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The Teaching of English: From the Sixteenth Century to 1870

Ian Michael - 1987 - 652 pages
...here in the continuous form, and in the text, adopted by Edgeworth from The Speaker; Daughter of fove! relentless power! Thou tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge and tort'ring hour Affright the bad, afflict the best. Bound in thine adamantine chain 5 The proud are...
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St. Ursula's Convent, Or, The Nun of Canada: Containing Scenes from Real Life

Julia Catherine Beckwith Hart - 1991 - 292 pages
...remainder, and to that precept of our religion, which inculcates the love of all mankind.' CHAPTER 17 Daughter of Jove, relentless power, Thou tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge and tort'ring hour The bad affright, afflict the best. GRAY 'I EMBARKED on board the Tortoise, a small...
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