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" Behold the mighty Hector's wife! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past, and present shame A thousand griefs shall waken at the name. May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Press'd... "
The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper;: Pope's Homer's ... - Page 49
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New elegant extracts; a selection from the most eminent British ..., Volume 6

New elegant extracts - 1827 - 414 pages
...cry, " Behold the mighty Hector's wife!" Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Imbitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past,...Press'd with a load of monumental clay! Thy Hector, wrapp'd in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep.' Thus having spoke,...
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Poetry for Schools: Designed for Reading and Recitation. The Whole Selected ...

Eliza Robbins - Children's poetry - 1828 - 408 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife ! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see. Embitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep. Thus having spoke, th' illustrious chief of Troy Stretch'd his fond arms to clasp the...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828 - 222 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...shall waken at the name ! May I lie cold before that dreadfuf day, Press'd with a load of monumental clay! Thy Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 420 pages
...— "Behold the mighty Hector's wife !!> Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes by naming me. The thoughts of glory past,...shame, A thousand griefs shall waken at the name ! May 1 lie cold before that dreadful day, Press'd with a load of monumental clay Thy Hector wrapp'd in everlasting...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 500 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife ! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters xander 590 Press'd with a load of monumental clay ! Thy Hector, wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1831 - 652 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep." — Pope. For the rest of this truly affecting scene, we cannot find anything to complain...
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Principles of Elocution: Containing Numerous Rules, Observations, and ...

Thomas Ewing - 1832 - 428 pages
...! I see thee trembling, weeping, captive led. — May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Pressed with a load of monumental clay ; Thy Hector, wrapt...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep. POPE'S Homer's Iliad. 12. CATO'S SENATE. Cato. FATHERS, we once again are met in wuncil....
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Passion & reason; or, The modern Quintilian brothers

Elizabeth Cullen Brown - 1832 - 740 pages
...seasonably his favourite classics coming to his relief, he exclaimed in all the beauty of his soul, • May I lie cold before that dreadful day, Press'd with a load of monumental clay I Thy brother wrapt in everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep." Edward...
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The Works of William Cowper: His Life and Letters, Volume 4

William Cowper - 1835 - 390 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...present shame, A thousand griefs shall waken at the name ! Mav I lie cold before that dreadful day, Press'd with a load of monumental clay ! Thy Hector, wrapt...
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Life and works of William Cowper, Volume 4

William Cowper - 1836 - 592 pages
...They cry, Behold the mighty Hector's wife! Some haughty Greek, who lives thy tears to see, Embitters all thy woes, by naming me. The thoughts of glory...everlasting sleep, Shall neither hear thee sigh, nor see thee weep. Pope's Version, book vi. line 570. For my prophetic soul foresees a day Wh«:n Ilium,...
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