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" The father of the gods his glory shrouds, Involved in tempests, and a night of clouds; And, from the middle darkness flashing out, By fits he deals his fiery bolts about. "
The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ... - Page 41
by John Dryden, Walter Scott - 1808
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Pub. Virgilii Maronis Georgicorum libri quatuor. The Georgicks of Vergil ...

Publius Vergilius Maro - 1819
...Dryden seems tp follow the other interpretation : The father of the gods his glory shrowds, Involv'd in tempests and a night of clouds, And from the middle darkness flashing out earth trembles, the beast« are fled : the hearts of men in all nations are sunk with humble fear:...
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A Grammar of Rhetoric and Polite Literature: Comprehending the Principles of ...

Alexander Jamieson - 1820 - 345 pages
...the mind with great and awful ideas. £xamj1lL. This is very happily done in the following passage: The Father of the Gods his glory shrouds, Involved...darkness flashing out, By fits he deals his fiery holts ahout. Earth feels the motions of her angry God, ) Her entrails tremhle, and her mountains nod,...
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Poetry for Children: Consisting of Short Pieces to be Committed to Memory

1820
...the bellowing voice of boiling seas | rebound. J The father of the gods his glory shrouds, Involv'd in tempests and a night of clouds ; And from the middle...flashing out, By fits he deals his fiery bolts about. 136 Day-Break. Deep horror seizes ev'ry human breast, Their pride is humbled, and their fear confest:...
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Churchman's Magazine, Volume 1

1821
...mortalia corda, Per gentes humilis stravit pavor.* The father of the gods his glory shrouds ; Involv'd in tempests and a night of clouds ; And from the middle...entrails tremble, and her mountains nod, And flying harts in forests seek abode : Deep horror seizes every human breast, Their pride is humbled, and their...
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The Works of Virgil, Volume 1

Virgil - 1825
...rebound. } The father of the gods his glory shrouds, Involv'd in tempests, and a night of clouds ; 445 And, from the middle darkness flashing out, By fits...bolts about. Earth feels the motions of her angry god ; ) J [er entrails tremble, and her mountains nod ; > And flying beasts in forests seek abode : ) 450...
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The Imperial Magazine, Or, Compendium of Religious, Moral ..., Volume 10

1828
...following passage (Georg. I.), which we give in Dryden's translation : — " The father of the gods bis glory shrouds. Involved in tempests, and A night of...middle darkness flashing out, By fits he deals his n>ry bolts about. Earth feels the motions of her angry goil, Her entrails tremble, and her mountains...
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The Works of Virgil

Virgil - 1828 - 501 pages
...reThe father of the gods his glory shrouds, [bound. h'.vdlv'd in tempests, and a night of clouds ; 445 And, from the middle darkness flashing out. By fits he deals his fiery bolts about. Karth feels the motions of her angry god : Her entrails tremble, and her mountains nod ; And flying...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Hugh Blair - 1829 - 557 pages
...painful shock. When Milton, in his battle of the * The father of the gods his glory shrouds, Involv'd in tempests, and a night of clouds ; And from the...motions of her angry God, Her entrails tremble, and her mountain! nod, And flying beasts in forests seek abode. Deep horrorseizes every human breast ; Their...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Hugh Blair - 1829 - 557 pages
...painful shock. When Milton, in his battle of the * The father of the gods his glory shrouds, Inrolv'd in tempests, and a night of clouds ; And from the...bolts about. Earth feels the motions of her angry God, 1 Her entrails tremble, and her mountains nod, > And flying beasts in forests seek abode. S Deep horror...
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Essays on the Nature and Principles of Taste

Archibald Alison - 1830 - 418 pages
...The rising rivers float the nether ground — And rocks the bellowing voice of boiling seas rebound. The father of the gods his glory shrouds, Involved...he deals his fiery bolts about — Earth feels the motion of her angry god, Her entrails tremble, and her mountains nod And flying beasts in forests seek...
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