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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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Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales, Issue 440

John Wesley Hales - 1872
...Gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the Gods engage, 685 And heav'nly breasts with human passions rage ; 'Gainst Pallas,...Olympus rings with loud alarms; Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around ; Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound; 690 Earth shakes her...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1873 - 600 pages
...Gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the Gods engage1, And heav'nly breasts with human passions rage; 'Gainst Pallas,...Olympus rings with loud alarms: Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound: 50 Earth shakes her nodding...
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Chaucer to Burns

Rossiter Johnson - 1876
...mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes \he gods engage, And heavenly breasts with human passions ruge ; ' 7 resouiul : Earth shakes her nodding lowers, the ground ghee way. And the pale ghosts start at the flash...
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An Introduction to the Study of English Literature;: Comprising ...

Henry Noble Day - 1877 - 539 pages
...Gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the Gods engage, ** And heav'nly breasts with human passions rage; 'Gainst Pallas,...Olympus rings with loud alarms: Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound: M Earth shakes her nodding...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope - 1878 - 448 pages
...skies. No common weapons in their hands are found, Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. And all Olympus rings with loud alarms : Jove's thunder...around, Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound : 50 Earth shakes her nodding towers, the ground gives way, And the pale ghosts start at the flash...
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The Rape of the Lock: an Heroicomical Poem in Five Cantos

Alexander Pope, Aubrey Beardsley - 1968 - 47 pages
...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,...Hermes, Arms; And all Olympus rings with loud Alarms. Joves Thunder roars, Heav'n trembles all around; Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing Deeps resound;...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - 1995 - 891 pages
...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...Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound: id Earth shakes her nodding towers, the ground gives way, And the pale ghosts start at the flash of...
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Selected Poetry

Alexander Pope - 1998 - 226 pages
...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...Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound: 50 Earth shakes her nodding towers, the ground gives way, And the pale ghosts start at the flash of...
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Literatur und Lebenskunst: Festschrift für Gerd Rohmann

Eva Oppermann - 2006 - 298 pages
...Theomachie beschrieben: „So when bold Homer makes the Gods engage, And heav'nly Breasts with human Passion rage; 'Gainst Pallas, Mars', Latona, Hermes arms; And all Olympus rings with loud Alarms:" (V, 45-48) Entsprechend ist trotz der von den Rosenkreuzern inspirierten Maschinerie der Elementargeister...
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The Scandal of the Season: A Novel

Sophie Gee - 2008 - 350 pages
...Like gods they fight, nor dread a mortal wound. So when bold Homer makes the gods engage, And heav'nly breasts with human passions rage, 'Gainst Pallas,...Olympus rings with loud alarms; Jove's thunder roars, heav'n trembles all around, Blue Neptune storms, the bellowing deeps resound: Earth shakes her nodding...
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