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" As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night ! O'er heaven's clear azure spreads her sacred light, When not a breath disturbs the deep serene, And not a cloud o'ercasts the solemn scene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild... "
Specimens of the Classic Poets: In a Chronological Series from Homer to ... - Page xxii
by Sir Charles Abraham Elton - 1814
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Meditations and Contemplations: In Two Volumes, Volume 2

James Hervey - 1748 - 328 pages
...When not a Breath difturbs the deep Serene, And not a Cloud o'ercafts the folemn Scene ; Around her Throne the vivid Planets roll, And Stars unnumber'd...glowing Pole « O'er the dark Trees a yellower Verdure fhed, And tip with Silver ev'ry Mountain's Head ; Then ftiine the Vales, the Rocks in Profpeft rife,...
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Sketches of India: With Notes on the Seasons, Scenery, and Society of Bombay ...

Henry Moses - 1750 - 314 pages
...a cloud o'ercasts the solemn scene. Around her throne the vivid planets roll. And stars unnumbered gild the glowing pole; O'er the dark trees a yellower...shed, And tip with silver every mountain's head." Departure of day. Rapid advance of night. Indian nights peculiar. Deserted roads. Sepoy guards and...
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1756 - 254 pages
...And not a cloud o'ercafts the folemn fcene; 690 Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And ftars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure fhed, And tip with filver ev'ry mountain's head j Then Diine the vales, the rocks in profpeft rife,...
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Miscellaneous and Fugitive Pieces, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - 1774 - 328 pages
.... When nof a Breath difturbs the deep Serene, And not a Cloud o'ercafts the fokmn Scene; Around her Throne the vivid Planets roll, And Stars unnumber'd...glowing Pole ; O'er the dark Trees a yellower Verdure fhed, And tip with Silver every Mountain's Head. Then fhine the Vales, the Rocks in Profpeft rife,...
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Miscellaneous and Fugitive Pieces, Volume 3

Samuel Johnson - 1774 - 332 pages
...When not a Breath difturbs the deep Serene,. And not a Cloud o'ercafts the folemn Scene jAround her Throne the vivid Planets roll, And Stars unnumber'd...glowing Pole; O'er the dark Trees a yellower Verdure {bed, And tip with Silver every Mountain's Head. Then fhine the Vales, the Rocks in ProfpecT: rife,...
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Extracts from mr. Pope's translation corresponding with The beauties of ...

Homerus, William Holwell - 1776 - 392 pages
...ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafts the folemn fcene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And ftars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure fhed, And tip with filver ev'ry mountains head ;. Then fhine the' vales, the rocks in profpe£l rife,...
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Meditations and contemplations

James Hervey - 1777 - 628 pages
...When not a Breath difturbs the deep Serene, And not a Cloud o'erca/is thefolemn Scene : Around her Throne the vivid Planets roll, And Stars unnumberd gild the glowing Pole ; O'er the dirk Trees a yellower Verdure Jhed, And tip with Silver ev ry Mountains Head ; Thenjhine the Vales...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope's Homer. The Iliad -v.37-38 Pope's ...

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 408 pages
...And not a cloud o'crcafts the folemn fccne ; $9& Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And ftars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole; O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure fhed, And tip with filver every mountain's head ; Then fhine the vales, the rocks in profpeft rife^...
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prefaces biographical and crirical to the works of the english poets

samuel johnson - 1781 - 396 pages
...a cloud o'ercafts the folemn . ' * •\ fcene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roil, And itars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole : : O'er- the dark trees a yellower verdure Ihed, And tip with filver every mountain's head ; Then fhine the vales— the rocks in pro' fpctfi:...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets; with critical ..., Volume 4

Samuel Johnson - 1781 - 516 pages
...ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafts the folemn fcene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And ftars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole : O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure fhed, And tip with filver every mountain's head ; Then fhine the vales— the rocks in profpefr. rife,...
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