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" Heroes' and heroines' shouts confusedly rise, And bass and treble voices strike the skies. No common weapons in their hands are found, Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And... "
British Anthologies - Page 18
edited by - 1899
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 5

1808
...skies. No common weapons in their hands are found , | Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound . So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And heavenly breasts with liumanpassionsraire, 'Gainst Pallas, Alais ; Latoiia, Hermes, arms; And all Olympus rings with lond...
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Specimens of the British poets, Volume 2

British poets - 1809
...skies. Ho common weapons in their hands are found, Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And heavenly...; Latona, Hermes arms ; And all Olympus rings with lond alarms ; Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, Blue "N eptune storms, the bellowing...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Samuel Johnson - 1810 - 526 pages
...poem, in a parody of the speech of Sarpcdon to Glaucus in Homer. 'Gainst Pallas, Mars ; Latona Herme* arms ; And all Olympus rings with loud alarms ; Jove's...around, Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound ? Karth shaken her nodding towen, the ground give* way. And the pale ghosts start at the flash of day...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...the skies. No common weapon in their hands are found ; Uke gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. .So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And heavenly breasts with human passions rage ; VARIATIONS. Ver. 7. Thin grave Clarissa, &c.] A new character introduced in the subsequent editions,...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, 45 And heav'nly breasts with human passions rage ; 'Gainst Pallas,...Olympus rings with loud alarms ; Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, 49 Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound : Earth shakes her...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1816
...with ardent eyes, Soon to obtain, and long possess the prize. Again : Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, , Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound, Earth shakes her nodding tow'rs, the ground gives way; And the pale ghosts start at the flash of day ! Second and third. . Sunk...
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.) - 1817
...Then prostrate falls, and begs with ardent eyes, Soon to obtain, and long possess the prize. Again: Jove's thunder roars, heaven trembles all around,...Earth shakes her nodding towers, the ground gives way, And the pale ghosts start at the flash of day ! Second and third. Sunk in Thalestris' arms, the...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

Thomas Campbell - 1819
...skies. No common weapon in their hands are found ; Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And heavenly...Earth shakes her nodding towers, the ground gives way, And the pale ghosts start at the flash of day ! Triumphant Umbriel on a sconce's height Clapp'd...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 5

John Aikin - 1821 - 807 pages
...skies. No common weapon in their hands are found ; Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And heavenly...Hermes arms; And all Olympus rings with loud alarms ; Jove.'s thunder roars, Heaven trembles all around. Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1822
...verse frequently repeated in Homer after any speech, " So spoke and all the Heroes applauded." P. 'Gainst Pallas, Mars ; Latona, Hermes arms ; And all...Olympus rings with loud alarms : Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, 49 Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound : Earth shakes her...
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