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" While from the bounded level of our mind, Short views we take, nor see the lengths behind; But more advanc'd, behold with strange surprise, New distant scenes of endless science rise! "
Flowers of Literature: For 1804: Or, Characteristic Sketches of Human Nature ... - Page 72
1805 - 518 pages
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 5

1808
...sträng surprise New distant scenes of endless science rise! .So pleas') at first the tow'riug Alps we try. Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ; 1 eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the last: Rut, those...
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Elegant Extracts, Volumes 1-2

Vicesimus Knox - 1809
...rise ! So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount 0*cr the vales, and seem lo tread the siy; Th' eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem theList. Hut, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labors of the lengtnen'd way; Th' increasing...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1810 - 231 pages
...advanc'd behold, with strange surprise. New distant scenes of endless science rise ! So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales,...survey . . The growing labours of the lengthen'd way ; Th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes ; Hills peep o'er hills, and Alps on Alps arise....
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Elements of Elocution: In which the Principles of Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - 1810 - 379 pages
...be observed of the word prospect, in the last line but one of the following passage : So pleas'd at first, the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales,...to survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way ; Th increasing prospect || tires our wand'ring eyes, Hills peep o'er bills, and Alps on Alps arise....
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Select Beauties of Ancient English Poetry, Volume 2

Henry Headley, Henry Kett - 1810
...tall mountain he do find More heights before him than he left behind. Drum. p. 38, 4to. So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales,...But those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labour of the lengthen'd way, Th' increasing prospect tires our wond'ring eyes, Hills peep o'er hills,...
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Broome, Pope, Pitt, Thomson

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...surprise Mew distant scenes of endless science rise ! So pleas'd at first the towering Alps we try, 225 Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ;...to survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way ; Th' increasing prospect tires our wandering eyes, Mills peep o'er hills, and Alps on Alps- arise...
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Poems

Joseph Addison - 1810 - 597 pages
...surprise new distant scenes of endless science rise! so pleas'd at first the towring Alps we try, 225 mount oe'r the vales, and seem to tread the sky !...survey the growing labours of the lengthen'd way; 230 th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes, hills peep o'er hills and Alps on Alps arise...
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Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret, Issues 77-79

Abraham Cowley - 1810 - 220 pages
...surprise new distant scenes of endless science rise ! so pleas'd at first the towring Alps we try, 225 mount oe'r the vales, and seem to tread the sky !...the last: but those attain'd, we tremble to survey Ihe growing labours of the lengthen'd way; 230 th' increasing prospect tires our wand'ring eyes, liills...
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Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith ...

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...distant scenes of endless science rise 1 So pfeas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'ertbe vales, and seem to tread the sky, Th' eternal snows...But those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labour of the lengthen'd way, Th' increasing prospect tires our wond'ring eyes. Hills peep o'er hills,...
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 12

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...the vales, ami seem to tread the sky ; 'ill' eternal snows appear already past. And the first cknids and mountains seem the last : But, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labours of the lengthened way ; TV increasing prospect tires our wandering eyes, Hills peep o'er hills, and Alps on...
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