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" He ceased. The Fates suppress'd his labouring breath, And his eyes stiffen'd at the hand of death; To the dark realm the spirit wings its way (The manly body left a load of clay,) And plaintive glides along the dreary coast, A naked, wandering, melancholy... "
Translation of the Iliad of Homer - Page 479
by Homer, Alexander Pope - 1851 - 544 pages
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1721
...his lab'ring breath; And his eyes ftiffen'd at the hand of death; *¥) f To the dark realm the fpirit wings its way, (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft, A naked, wandring, melancholy ghoft! Achilles, muling as he roll'd his eyes 460 O'er the dread...
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1756
...And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft, A naked, wand'ring, melancholy ghoft ! Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes , O'er the dead hero, thus (unheard) replies. 460 Die thou the fiffl ! When ~Joive and heav'n ordain, I follow thee He faid, and ftripp'd the flaift. Then forcing...
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The Iliad, Volume 25

Homer - 1773
...fupprefs'il his lab'ring breath, And his eyes ftifFen'd at the hand of death ; To the dark realm the fpirit wings its way, (The manly body left a load of clay) ; And plaintive glides along the dreary coafr, A naked, wand'ring, melancholy ghoft ! Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes O'er the dead...
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The Works of the English Poets: Pope's Homer

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...breath, And his eyes ftiffen'd at the hand of death ; To the dark realm the fpirit wings its way 455 (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft, A naked, wandering, melancholy ghoft ! * Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes O'er the dead...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 36, Page 2

Samuel Johnson - 1779
...breath, And his eyes iliilcu'd at the: hand of death; To the dark realm the fpirit .wings its way 455 (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary.coaft, A naked, wandering, melancholy ghoft ! Achilles, muftng as he roll'd his eyes O'er the...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 49

English poets - 1790
...breath, And his eyes ftiffen'd at the hand of death ; To the dark realm the fpirit wings its way 455 (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft, A naked, wandering, melancholy ghoft ! Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes O'er the dead...
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The Iliad: Of Homer. Translated by Mr. Pope. ...

Homer - 1791
...breath, And his eyes ftiffen'd at the hand of death1} < ; To the dark renlm the fpirit wings its way, 455 (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft, A naked, wand'ring, melancholy ghofl ! Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes Ol?r the dead...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - 1795
...fuppreft his labouring breath, And his eyes (liffen'd at the hand of death ;' To the dark realm the fpirit wings its way (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft, A naked, wandering, melancholy ghoft '. Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes O'er the dead...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 12

Robert Anderson - 1795
...his labouring breath, And his eyes ftiften'd at the hand of death ;'. To the dark realm the fpirit wings its way (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides aleng the dreary coaft, A naked, wai.dering, melancholy ghoft '. , Achilles, muling as he roll'd his...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Pope's Iliad & Odyssey ...

1792
...libow breath, And his eyes ftiflen'd at the hand of death ; To the dark realm the fpirit wings its w? (The manly body left a load of clay) And plaintive glides along the dreary coaft. A naked, wandering, melancholy ghoft '. Achilles, mufing as he roll'd his eyes ( O'er the dead...
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