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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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Select Beauties of Ancient English Poetry, Volume 2

Henry Headley, Henry Kett - 1810
...mountain he do find i 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, and seem to tread the sky ; Tb' eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the last; But those...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - 1811 - 408 pages
...with sirange surprise,. New distant scenes of endless science rise ! So pleas'd at first the towering Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ; The eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the last: But those...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With a selection of explanatory notes ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1812
...surprize New distant scenes of endless science rise ! So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, 225 Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky, Th'...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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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: With His Last Corrections, Additions ...

Alexander Pope - 1812
...distant scenes of endless science rise ! So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, 225 ;Ui mill, o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ! Th' eternal...to 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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The English Reader: Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1812 - 356 pages
...distant scenes of endless science rise ! So, pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er th* vales, and seem to tread the sky ;. Th' eternal snows...to survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way : Th' increasing prospect tires our wandYmg eyes ; Hills peep o'er hills, and Alps on Alps arise. SECTION...
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Poetica de Horatio: e O ensaio sobre a critica de Alexandre Pope

Horace - 1812 - 171 pages
...surprise, New distant scenes of endless science rise ! So pleas'd at first the tow 'ring Alps we try, 225 Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky! Th' eternal snows appear already past, . And the fiist clouds and mountains seem the last: But, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labours...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1813 - 320 pages
...advane'd behold, with strange surprise, New distant seenes of endless seienee rise ! So pJeas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vales, and seem to tread the sky ; . Th' eternal suows appear already past, And the first elouds and mountains seem the last: $nt. those attain'd, we...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1815 - 262 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. rork....
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The Literary Panorama and National Register, Volume 3

1816
...v\ ell may Ģe exclaim with Mr. Pope, while we tread these regions, that we Mount o'er the vales, & seem to tread the sky Th' eternal snows appear already past, And the first ilondsci mountains se em the last But, those attained, we tremble to survey The crowing labours of...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1816 - 254 pages
...So pleas'd at first the tow'ring Alps we try, Mount o'er the vale*, and seem to tread the sky ; The' eternal snows appear already past, And the first clouds and mountains seem the laat : But, those attain'd, we tremble to survey The growing labours of the lengthen'd way ; Th' increasing...
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