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" But see! each Muse, in Leo's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays! Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears his rev'rend head. Then Sculpture and her sister-arts revive; Stones leap'd to... "
An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope - Page 157
by Joseph Warton - 1756
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The life and pontificate of Leo the tenth, Volume 3

William Roscoe - 1806
...in a letter of Girolamo Negri, in the Lettere di Printipi, vol. 1. p. 106. (If) " But see each muse, in LEO'S golden days, " Starts from her trance, and...wither'd bays ; " ROME'S ancient genius, o'er its ruins spread, " Shakes off the dust, and rears his reverend head. " Then sculpture and her sister arts revive;...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope. In Two Volumes, Volume 1

Joseph Warton - 1806 - 416 pages
...although, indeed, the materials he has collected are curious and useful. 4-7. But see ! each muse iu Leo's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims...wither'd bays : Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears his rev'rend head.* History has recorded five ages of the world,...
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The works of Alexander Pope. Containing the principal notes of drs ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1806
...BURTON, Stem'd the wild torrent of a barb'rous age, 695 And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee ! each Mufe, in LEO'S golden days, Starts...from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays, Rome's COMME NT AR Y. VER. 697. But fee! each Mufe, in LEO'S gotten Jays,} Tin's prefents us with the Jecond...
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Elements of General Knowledge, Introductory to Useful Books in the ..., Volume 1

Henry Kett - Books and reading - 1806
...patronage is defcribed by the moft correct of our Englifli poets, with his accuftomed beautiful imagery : " But fee each Mufe in Leo's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays; Rome's antient Genius, o'er its ruins fpread, Shakes off the duft, and rears Lis reverend head. Then Sculpture,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Memoirs of the life and writings of Pope ...

Alexander Pope, William Lisle Bowles - 1806
...WARBURTOM. Stem'd the wild torrent of a barb'rous age, 695 And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee ! each Mufe, in LEO'S golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays, R ome's COMMENTARY. VER. 6^7. But Jes! each Mufe, in L EO' 's gal 'den days,] This prefents us with...
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An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ...

Joseph Warton - 1806 - 396 pages
...list of real poetical ge> muses who succeeded Pope, 134; influence of government upon genius, 172; five ages of the world in which the human mind has exerted itself in a won. derful manner, 180; geniuses apparently most original borrow fiom each other, ii....
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1807
...the wild torrent of a harharous age, And drove those holy Vandals off the stage. But see ! each Muse in Leo's golden days Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd hays; Rome's ancient Genins, o'er its ruins spread, HO Shakes off the dust, and rears his reverend...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1807 - 408 pages
...the wild torrent of a harharous age, And drove those holy Vandals off the stage. But see! each Muse in Leo's golden days Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd hays ; Home's ancient genins, o'er its ruins spread , Shakes off the dust, and rears h,s reverend head....
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Poetical Works

Alexander Pope - 1808
...the wild torrent of a barbarous age, And drove those holy Vandals off the stage. But see ! each Muse in Leo's golden days Starts from her trance, and trims...wither'd bays ; Rome's ancient genius, o'er its ruins spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears bis reverend head. Then sculpture and her sister arts revive...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. To which is prefixed the life of the ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1808 - 651 pages
...the wild torrent of a barbarous age, And drove those holy Vandals off the stage. But seel each muse, in Leo's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays; Rome's ancient geijins, o'er its ruins spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears his reverend head. Then sculpture and...
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