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" With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone; The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. "
The Gods of Homer and Virgil: Or, Mythology for Children - Page 196
1837 - 210 pages
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 500 pages
...turn'd survey'd A mournful vision ! the Sisyphian shade; iVith many a weary step, and many a groan, Ip resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. Again the restless orb...
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An Abridgment of Elements of Criticism

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1831 - 328 pages
...impression, by the frequency of its pauses, similar to what is made by laborious, interrupted motion : With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high Kill he heaves a huge round stone. ODYSSEV, xi. 736. First march the heavy mules securely slow ; O'er...
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A Catechism of Mythology: Containing a Compendious History of the Heathen ...

William Darlington - Mythology - 1832 - 350 pages
...hell inflicted on him this rigorous punishment. — See Fig. 46. "With many a weary step, and heavy a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge, round stone; The huge, round stone, resulting with a bound Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground; Again the restless orb...
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The Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His ..., Volume 17

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - Poets, English - 1833 - 332 pages
...waters wash'd, Where mingled and yet separate appears The river from the lake, all bluely dash'd (1) P* With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves the huge round stone :] The huge round stone, resaiting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and...
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Works of Lord Byron: With His Letters and Journals, and His Life, Volume 17

George Gordon Byron Baron Byron, Thomas Moore - 1833 - 334 pages
...waters wash'd, Where mingled and yet separate appears The river from the lake, all bluely dash'd (1) [" With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves the huge round stone :] The huge round stone, resalting with a bound, Xhumk.rs impetuous down, and...
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Works, Volume 2

Thomas Gray - 1835 - 342 pages
...following, which he quotes from Pope's Homer, Od. xi. 736, is to be attributed to another source : ' With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone. ' And, " When the tide rushes from her trembling caves, The rough rock roars, tumultuous boil the waves."*...
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The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, Natural ..., Volume 2

Edward Mammatt - Art - 1835 - 472 pages
...not enough no harshness gives offence, The sound must be an echo to the senst." &c. &c. Again — " With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he bears the huge round stone j The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down,...
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The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, Natural ..., Volume 2

Edward Mammatt - Art - 1835 - 470 pages
...not enough no harshness glres offence. The sound must be an echo to the sense." &c. &c. Again — " With many a weary step, and many a groan. Up the high hill he bears the huge round stone ; The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down,...
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The Works of Thomas Gray ...: Essay on Gray's poetry [by J. Mitford] Letters

Thomas Gray - 1835 - 334 pages
...following, which he quotes from Pope's Homer, Od. xi. 736, is to be attributed to another source: ' With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill lie heaves a huge round stone.'' And, " When the tide rushes from her trembling caves, The rough rock...
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Spectator (The)

English essays - 1836 - 1118 pages
...ray eye, and as I tunfd survey 'd A mournful vision ! tb« Sisyphlan shade : With many a weary Hep, nguage will multiply resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. POM. It would be endless...
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