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" The god who mounts the winged winds Fast to his feet the golden pinions binds, That high through fields of air his flight sustain O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundless main. He grasps the wand that causes sleep to fly, Or in soft... "
The Odyssey, tr. by A. Pope. To which is added, The battle of the frogs and mice - Page 82
by Homerus - 1807
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The Works of the British Poets, Volume 12

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795 - 902 pages
...j Such is our fovereign will, and fuch is fate. He fpoke. The God who mounts the winged winds Ta(J to his feet the golden pinions binds, That high through fields of air his flight fu!Łain O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundlefs main. He grafps the wand that caufes deep to fly,...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Pope's Iliad & Odyssey ...

1792 - 918 pages
...late; Such is our fovereigfi will, and fuch is fate. He (poke. The God who mounts the winged winds Faft to his feet the golden pinions binds, That high through fields of air his flight fuftain O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundlefs main. He grafps the wand that caufes deep to fly,...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795 - 1104 pages
...late ; Such is our fovereign will, and fuch is fate. He fpoke. The God who mounts the winged winds Fad to his feet the golden pinions binds, That high through fields of air his flight fuftain O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundlefs main. He grafps the wand that caufes deep to tiy,...
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The Odyssey of Homer, Volume 2

Homer - Greek poetry - 1806 - 212 pages
...Such is our sov'reign will, and such is fate. 55 Hespoke. The god who mounts the winged winds Fast to his feet the golden pinions binds, That high through...soft slumber seals the wakeful eye ; Then shoots from heav'n to high Pieria's steep, And stoops incumbent on the rolling deep. So wat'ry fowl, that seek...
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The Iliad, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1807 - 568 pages
...Achilles' tent. The god obeys, his golden pinions binds, And mounts incumbent on the wings of winds, That high, through fields of air, his flight sustain, O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundless main : 420 Then grasps the wand thai causes sleep to fly, Or in soft slumbers seals the wakeful eye; Thus...
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The Iliad of Homer, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1808 - 574 pages
...God oheys, his golden pinious hinds, And mounts incumhent on the wings of wind* That high, throngh fields of air, his flight sustain, O'er the wide earth, and o'er the houndless main: Then grasps the wand that causes sleep to fly, 421 Or in soft slumhers seals the wakeful...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810 - 770 pages
...who mounts- the winged Fast to his feet the golden pinion» binds, [winds, That high through field« of air his flight sustain O'er the wide earth, and...main. He grasps the wand that causes sleep to fly, Or in soft slumber seals the wakeful eye : Then shoots from Heaven to high Pieria's steep, And stoops...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Pope's Homer's ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 760 pages
...Achilles' tent." The god obeys, his golden pinions binde. Anil mounts incumbent on the wings of winds, That high, through fields of air, his flight sustain, O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundless main : Then grasps the wand that causes sleep to fly, Or in soft slumbers seals the wakeful eye ; Thus arm'd,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810 - 790 pages
...tent" The god- obeys, his golden pinions binds. And mounts incumbent on the wings of winds, That bigb, through fields of air, his flight sustain, O'er the wide earth, and o'er the boundless main : Then grasps the wand that causes sleep to fly, Or in soft slumbers seals the wakeful eye ; Thusann'd,...
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The Works of Virgil: Translated Into English Prose as Near the ..., Volume 2

Virgil - 1811 - 506 pages
...Mr. Pope's elegant translation : He spoke : the god who mounts the winged winds Fast to his feet his golden pinions binds, That high through fields of...main. He grasps the wand that causes sleep to fly, Or in soft slumbers seals the wakeful eye : Then shoots from heav'n to high Pieria's steep, And stoops...
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