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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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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - 1827 - 412 pages
...of Jove, relentless pow'r, -• i Thou tamer of the human breast, ^ Whose iron scourge and tort'ring hour The bad affright, afflict the best ! Bound in...of pain, And purple tyrants vainly groan With pangs ivnfelt before, unpitied and alone. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling child,...
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - 1827 - 258 pages
...relentless pow«r, Thou tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge, and tort'ring hour, The bad ar ight, afflict the best ! Bound in thy adamantine chain,...vainly groan With pangs unfelt before, unpitied' and alum-. 2 When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling child, design'd, To thee he gave...
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The Works of Thomas Gray, Esq

Thomas Gray, William Mason - 1827 - 468 pages
...Tov <pp oviiV BfoTw; oJ«n.Xita., T£ tridii |Uafliv &ina xugiias lyta — ^EscnYurs, in Agamemuone. 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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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - 1827 - 262 pages
...say' Farewell', we meet no more'? — COWPER. , SECTION XIII. Ode to adversily. DAUGHTER of Heav'n', 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...
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The English Reader

Lindley Murray - 1828 - 252 pages
...DAUGHTER of Heav'n, 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, And from her own she learn'd to melt at others wo 2. When first thy sire to send on earth Virtue, his...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1829 - 420 pages
...you let me know, Great Homer died — three thousand years ago. XIII — Hymn to Adversity. — GRAY. DAUGHTER of Jove, relentless power, Thou tamer of...afflict the best ! Bound in thy adamantine chain, y The proud are taught to taste of pain ; And purple tyrants vainly groan, With pangs unfelt before,...
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The Fireside Encyclopedia of Poetry: Comprising the Best Poems of the Most ...

Henry Troth Coates - 1901 - 1080 pages
...the reason ? For if it prosper, none dare call it treason. SIR JOHN HARRINOTOS. HYMN TO ADVERSITY. clan, That had affright, afflict the beat ! Bound in thy adamantine chain The proud are taught to taste of pain,...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 14

Harry Thurston Peck - 1901 - 426 pages
...mountain's height Deep in the roaring tide he plunged to endless night. (From " Hymn to Adversity.") DAUGHTER of Jove, relentless power, Thou tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge aud torturing hour The bad affright, afflict the best ! Bound in thy adamantine chain The proud are...
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The Golden Treasury Selected from the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the ...

Francis Turner Palgrave - 1902 - 394 pages
...These tell me of enjoyments past, And those of sorrows yet to come. W. Cowfer cci HYMN TO ADVERSITY Daughter of Jove, relentless power, Thou tamer of...groan With pangs unfelt before, unpitied and alone. • _ ___ _.. 1 When first thy Sire to send on earth Virtue, his darling child, design'd, To thee he...
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The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe, Volume 16

Edgar Allan Poe - 1902 - 448 pages
...says — " when the scourge Inexorably and the torturing hour Call us to penance." Gray says — " Thou tamer of the human breast, Whose iron scourge and torturing hour The bad affright." Butler says — " This hairy meteor did announce The fall of sceptres and of crowns. * * Gray says...
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