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" Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky, Th' eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the last: But, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way, Th' increasing... "
An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ... - Page 134
by Joseph Warton - 1806
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 264 pages
...advanc'd, behold, with strange surprise, New uistanj M^enes of endless science rise ! So, pleas'd atTirst the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales, and...survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way ; Th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes ; Hills peep o'er hills, and Alps on Alnp' arise. POFI...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1827 - 252 pages
...strange surprise', New distant scenes of endless science riseM So', pleas'd at first the tow 'ring Alps we try', Mount o'er the vales', and seem to tread...survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way* ; Th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes* ; Hills' peep o'er hills', and Alps* on Alps' anse*....
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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 252 pages
...behind ; But more advanc'd, behold, with strange surprUa, New distant scenes of endless science rise! So, pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount...seem the last ; But, those attain'd, we tremble to surrey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way ; Th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes...
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English Reader

Lindley Murray - 1827
...behind ; But more advanc'd, behold, with strange surprise, New distant scenes of endless science rise ! So, pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount...tread the sky ; Th' eternal snows appear already past, Ai.d the first clouds and mountains seem the last : But, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing...
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English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry

Lindley Murray - 1827
...advanc'd, behold, with strange surprise. New distant scenes of endless science rise! So pleas'd at ficst the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky; TV eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the last; But, those...
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A tour in France, Savoy, northern Italy, Switzerland, Germany and the ...

Seth William Stevenson - 1827
...proportions with the diminutive stature of every living thing. " Tho' pleas'd at first the towering Alps we try, " Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ; " I'll' eternal suows appear already past, " And the first clouds and mountains seem the last: "...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828
...more advanc'd, behold with strange surprise New distant scenes of endless science rise! So pleas'dat first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales,...And the first clouds and mountains seem the last: Hut those attained, we tremble to survey The growing labours of the lengthened way ; Th' increasing...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, from the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1828 - 252 pages
...behind; But more advanc'd, behold, with strange surprise / New distant scenes of endless«cience rise! So, pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount...snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountams seem the last; But, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1829 - 209 pages
...behind ; But more advanc'd, behold, with strange surprise, New distant scenes of endless science rise 1 So, pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount...attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labours of the lengthened way; Th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes; Hills peep o'er hills, and Alps on...
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The London Encyclopaedia: Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 3

Thomas Curtis - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1829
...So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps wo try, Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ; The eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the last : But those attained, we tremble to survey The growing labour of the lengthened way, The increasing prospect tires...
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