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Literary Leaves - Page 99
by David Lester Richardson - 1840
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Lives

Samuel Johnson - 1800
...has been to describe the labour of Sisyphus : With many a weary *ep, and many a groan, Up a high hill he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone, resulting with abound, Thunders impetuous down, and smoaks along the ground. Who does not perceive the stone to move...
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The Philosophy of Rhetoric, Volume 2

George Campbell - 1801
...very account been much admired in Homer by all the critics both ancient and modern. Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone; The huge round stone...resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smoaks along the ground £. In Greek thus, wd)i$. OD. In Latin verse, Vida, in his Art of Poetry, hath...
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The Spectator ...

Joseph Addison - 1803
...moqrnful vision ! the Sisyphian shade : With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone : The huge round stone,...with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes alongthe ground.' . ' -V --. : ..... POPE. It would be endless to quote verses out of Virgil...
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Select British Classics, Volume 14

1803
...weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves ah*ge round stone : The huge round stoue, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. " POPE. It would be endless to quote verses out of Virgil which have this particular kind of beauty...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 1

Great Britain - 1804
...been to describe the labour o/ Sisyphus : With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up a high hill he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone, resulting with abound, Thunders impetuous down, and smoaks along the ground. Who does not perceive the stone to move...
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The Odyssey of Homer, Volume 3

Homer - 1806
...mqurnful vision! the Sisyphian shade; With many a weary step, and many a groan, 735 Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone; The huge round stone,...Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. Again the restless orb his toil renews, Dust mounts in clouds, and sweat descends in dews. Now I the...
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The Odyssey, tr. by A. Pope. To which is added, The battle of the frogs and mice

Homerus - 1807 - 476 pages
...mournful vision! the Sisyphiau shade; "With many a weary step, and many a groan, 735 Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone; The huge round stone, resulting with a bound, Thunders impetuous down, ami smokes along the ground. Again the restless orb his toil renews, Dust mounts in clonds, and sweat...
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The Odyssey, tr. by A. Pope

Homerus - 1807
...mournful vision ! the Sisyphian shade; With many a weary step, and many a groan, 735 Up a high hill he heaves a huge round stone ; The huge round stone,...resulting with a bound,-? Thunders impetuous down, andsmokesalpngtheground. Again the restless orb his toil renews, Dust mounts in clouds, and sweat descends...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...mournful vision ! the Sisyphian shade : With many a weary step, and many a groan, Up the high hill he heaves a huge round stone : The huge round stone,...Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. POPE. It would be endless to quote verses out of Virgil which have this particular kind of beauty in...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - 1808
...exemplify laborious and impetuous motion. With many a weary step, and many a groan, Vp the high hill he heaves a huge round stone The huge round stone...Thunders impetuous down, and smokes along the ground. The next verse is expressive of regular and slow movement. First march the heavy mules securely slow...
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