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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ... - Page 188
by William Scott - 1825 - 372 pages
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Advanced Course of Composition and Rhetoric: A Series of Practial Lessons on ...

George Payn Quackenbos - English language - 1871 - 454 pages
...begins the sacred rites of pride; Unnumbered treasures ope at once, and here The various offerings of the world appear; From each she nicely culls with...And decks the goddess with the glittering spoil." ject? What is meant by parodies? What other compositions are of a similar nature? Give the substance...
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Poetic Diction: A Study in Meaning

Owen Barfield - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1973 - 230 pages
...pride. Unnumbered treasures ope at once, and here The various offerings of the world appear; From eacti she nicely culls with curious toil, And decks the...yonder box. The tortoise here and elephant unite, Transform' d to combs, the speckled and the white. Here files of pins extend their shining rows, Puffs,...
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The Venture: An Annual of Art and Literature

1903
...begins the sacred rites of pride. Unnumbered treasures ope at once, and here The various offerings of the world appear ; From each she nicely culls with...yonder box. The tortoise here and elephant unite, Transformed to combs, the speckled, and the white, Here files of pins extend their shining rows, Puffs,...
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Jane Austen: Bicentenary Essays

Jane Austen, John Halperin - Literary Criticism - 1975 - 334 pages
...appear; 130 From each she nicely culls with curious Toil, And decks the Goddess with the glitt'ring Spoil. This Casket India's glowing Gems unlocks, And...yonder Box. The Tortoise here and Elephant unite, 135 Transform 'd to Combs, the speckled and the white. Here Files of Pins extend their shining Rows,...
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Augustan Studies: Essays in Honor of Irvin Ehrenpreis

Douglas Lane Patey, Timothy Keegan - Literary Criticism - 1985 - 270 pages
...World appear; From each she nicely culls with curious Toil, And decks the Goddess with the glitt'ring Spoil. This Casket India's glowing Gems unlocks, And...The Tortoise here and Elephant unite, Transform'd to Gombs, the speckled and the white. (1.129-36) While Pope is using commercial imagery to indicate the...
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Divided Fictions: Fanny Burney and Feminine Strategy

Kristina Straub - Literary Criticism
...laborings to be beautiful suggest a dangerous artfulness, a false and treacherous ordering of fragments:15 The Tortoise here and Elephant unite, Transform'd...their shining Rows, Puffs, Powders, Patches, Bibles, Billet-doux.16 Pope uses the female labor of the toilette to illustrate an art that is futile because...
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Cooking by the Book: Food in Literature and Culture

Mary Anne Schofield - Cooking - 1989 - 228 pages
...begins the sacred rites of Pride. Unnumbered treasures ope at once, and here The various offerings of the world appear; From each she nicely culls with...unlocks, And all Arabia breathes from yonder box. (I, 121-134) 'Consider the following passage, from "Marrakesh," Something I've Been Meaning to Tell...
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Studien Zum Komischen Epos

Ulrich Broich - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 234 pages
...Trembling, begins the sacred Rites of Pride. Unnumber'd Treasures ope at once, and here The various OfPrings of the World appear; From each she nicely culls with curious Toil, And decks the Goddess with the glitt'ring Spoil. It is an everyday scene: a girl putting on her make-up before meeting her admirers...
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The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 73

American literature - 1894
...Unnumber'd treasures ope at once, and here The various offerings of the world appear ; From each she uicely culls with curious toil, And decks the Goddess with...yonder box. The Tortoise here and Elephant unite. Transformed to combs, the speckled and the white. Here files of pins extend their shining rows, and...
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Ends of Empire: Women and Ideology in Early Eighteenth-century English ...

Laura Brown - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 203 pages
...commodities for female consumption: Unnumber'd Treasures ope at once, and here The various Off rings of the World appear; From each she nicely culls with curious Toil, And decks the Goddess with the glitt'ring Spoil. This Casket India's glowing Gems unlocks, And all Arabia breathes from yonder Box....
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