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" Or roll the planets through the boundless sky. Some less refin'd, beneath the moon's pale light Pursue the stars that shoot athwart the night, Or suck the mists in grosser air below, Or dip their pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on... "
The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ... - Page 12
by Alexander Pope - 1812
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Almack's [by M. Hudson].

Marianne Hudson - 1827
...the amusement and inspection of the ladies. Long, very long may it be " Their humble province still to tend the fair ; Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care," than those which once occupied these still martial-looking heroes. How the ladies of Paris existed...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: To which is Prefixed the Life of ...

Alexander Pope - 1830 - 442 pages
...pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on the wintry main, Or o'er the glebe distil the with youthful lords to roam ? Oh had I staid, and...trembling hand the patch-box fell : The tottering china sh Our humbler province is to tend the fair, Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care ; To save...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on the wintry main, Or o'er the glebe distil the kindly rain. Others, on earth, o'er human race preside....chief the care of nations own, And guard with arms divme the British throne. " Our humbler province is to tend the fair, Not a less pleasing, though less...
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Chambers's Cyclopędia of English Literature: A History ..., Volumes 3-4

Robert Carruthers - English language - 1830
...earth o'er human race preside, Watch at) their ways, and all their actions guide : Of these the cuiet rses life. Thy swains are famished on the rocks, Where once they fed th ' Our humbler province is to tend the fair, Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care ; To save...
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The works of Alexander Pope; with a memoir of the author, notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1835
...pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on the wintry main, 85 Or o'er the glebe distil the kindly rain. Others on earth o'er human race preside,...own, And guard with arms divine the British throne. ' Our humbler province is to tend the fair, 91 Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care ; To...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 5

1836
...pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on the wintery main, Or o'er the glebe distil the kindly rain. Others on earth o'er human race preside,...own, And guard with arms divine the British throne. 'Our humbler province is to tend the fair, Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care ; To save...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Esq., to which is Prefixed ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836
...pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on the wintry main, Or o'er the glebe distil the kindly rain. Others on earth, o'er human race preside,...and all their actions guide : Of these the chief the eare of nations own, And guard with arms divine the British throne. ' Our hnmbler province is to tend...
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The Poetical Works of A. Pope: Including His Translation of Homer , to which ...

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1836 - 442 pages
...pinions in the painted how, Or hrew fierce tempests on the wintry main, Or o'er the glehe distil the arned from Swift, and expresses it, I think, most...frequently in his correspondence with him. Swift's res : Ofthese the chief the care of nations own, And guard with arms divine the British throne. ' Our humhler...
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The poetical works of Alexander Pope. Ed. by H.F. Cary, with a biogr. notice ...

Alexander Pope - 1839
...pinions in the painted bow, Or brew fierce tempests on the wintry main, Or o'er the glebe distil the kindly rain. Others on earth o'er human race preside,...own, And guard with arms divine the British throne. Our humbler province is to tend the fair, Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care ; To save...
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pt. II. From the peace of Westphalia in 1648 to the peace of Paris in 1763

William Russell, William Jones - 1839
...confining his sense to the couplet, and of extending it farther, in compositions of a different species. " Our humbler province is to tend the fair, Not a less pleasing, though less glorious care j To save the powder from too rough a gale, Nor let ih* iniprisoi'M essences exhale; To draw fresh...
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