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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 British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1816
...Grcecique pares sentire tumultus Diseunt, victricemque lyram rex orbis adorat. Again: ' But see each Muse in Leo's golden days Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays ! Home's ancient genius o'er it's ruins spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears his reverend head. Then...
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An excursion to Windsor, in July 1810. Also A sail down the river Medway ...

John Evans - 1817
...which you, my young Friend, will find gratifying to your curiosity and conducive to your improvement. " History has recorded five ages of the world in which the human mind has exerted itself in an extraordinary manner, and in which its productions in Literature and the Fine Arts have...
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Poétique de Vida: Traduite en vers français, avec le texte en regard

Marco Girolamo Vida - 1819 - 179 pages
...reading and publishing him in England, where formerly he was but little known : 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 iis ruins spread ; Shakes ofF the dust and rears liis reverend head ; Then sculpture and her sister...
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The British poets: including translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...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 his reverend head. Then Sculpture and her sister arts revive;...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - Poets, English - 1822 - 436 pages
...wild torrent of a barb'rous age, 695 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 bays, NOTES. Ver. 696. And drove these holy Fandals of the stage.] In this attack on the established ignorance...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1822
...torrent of a barb'rous age, 695 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 bays, NOTES. Ver. 696. And druve these holy Vandals off the stage.] In this attack on the established ignorance...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...the wild torrent of a barbarous age, And drove those holy Vandals off the stage. But see ! each Muse, flout us; What can a poet do without us ? ID every...roses bloom ; We lend you colour and perfume. Does spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears his reverend head. Then sculpture and her sister arts revive...
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Venice Under The Yoke Of France And Of Austria: With Memoirs Of ..., Volume 2

Catherine Hyde marquise de Govion Broglio Solari - Italy - 1824
...Macehiavilli, and Guiccardini, and Michael Angelo, and Raphael, and Titian — " 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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The Works of Alexander Pope: Esq. with Notes and Illustrations ..., Volumes 3-4

Alexander Pope, William Roscoe - 1824
...of a true Critic and an honest Man. Wnrburton. Ver. 697. But see ! each Muse in LEO'S golden days,~\ History has recorded five ages of the world, in which the human mind has exerted itself in an extraordinary manner ; and in which its productions in literature and the fine arts have...
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The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1824
...The whole of this character belonged eminently and almost solely to Erasmus : But see ! each Muse, in LEO'S golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays, COMMENTARY. Ver. 697. But see each Muse in LEO'S golden days,] This presents us with the second period...
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