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" These rites and customs to the rest commend, That to your pious race they may descend.  "
The British Poets: Including Translations ... - Page 233
by British poets - 1822
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Virgil's Æneid

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1909 - 454 pages
...and customs to the rest commend, That to your pious race they may descend. " 'When, parted hence, the wind, that ready waits For Sicily, shall bear you...and stand off to sea: Veer starboard sea and land. Th' Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one, before An earthquake caus'd the flaw : the roaring...
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Virgil's Aeneid

Virgil - Aeneas (Legendary character) - 1909 - 454 pages
...and customs to the rest commend, That to your pious race they may descend. " 'When, parted hence, the wind, that ready waits For Sicily, shall bear you...and stand off to sea: Veer starboard sea and land. Th' Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one, before An earthquake caus'd the flaw : the roaring...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden

John Dryden - English poetry - 1909 - 1122 pages
...commend, That to your pious race they may descend. "'When, parted hence, the wind, that ready warts For Sicily, shall bear you to the straits Where proud...and stand off to sea: Veer starboard sea and land. Т1Г Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one, before An earthquake caus'd the flaw: the roar-...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden

John Dryden - 1909 - 1112 pages
...and customs tu the rest commend, That to your pious race they may descend. '"When, parted hence, the understand, that I speak of my own taste only: he...ravish other men; but I am too stupid and insensib gtand off to sea: Veer starboard sea and land. Th' Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one,...
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A Yachtswoman's Cruises and Steamer Voyages

Maude Speed - Voyages and travels - 1911 - 358 pages
...supposed to have been brought into existence by an earthquake in pre-historic times. Virgil in the " Th' Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one before An earthquake caused the flow ; the roaring tides The passage broke, that land from land divides," and modern science agrees...
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Travel Sketches

Thomas James Lacey - Europe - 1913 - 106 pages
...my mug of ale every day, and brought home as a souvenir — a beer stein. CHAPTER IX. OFF TO SICILY. "The Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one before An earthquake caused the flaw." HE days in Austria passed pleasantly. Every where I was received with hospitality. A letter of introduction...
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John Milton: 1628-1731

John T. Shawcross - English poetry - 1995 - 292 pages
...often wondered, how Mr. Dryden could translate a Passage out of Virgil, after the following Manner, Tack to the Larboard, and stand off to Sea, Veer Star-board Sea and Land. Milton makes Use of Larboard in the same Manner. When he is upon Building, he mentions Doric Pillars,...
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The Fatal Gift of Beauty: The Italies of British Travellers : an Annotated ...

Manfred Pfister - Authors, English - 1996 - 572 pages
...in the space of an hour. Of the Faro Virgil has given a description: 4.7.12 When parted hence, the wind, that ready waits For Sicily, shall bear you...and stand off to sea; Veer starboard sea and land: Th'Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one, before An earthquake caus'd the flaw; the roaring...
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