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" And whence proceed the' eclipses of the sun ; Why flowing tides prevail upon the main, And in what dark recess they shrink again; What shakes the solid earth; what cause" delays The summer nights, and shortens winter days. "
Collection of English Almanacs for the Years 1702-1835 - Page 28
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The Art of English Poetry Containing: Rules for making verses. A collection ...

Edward Bysshe - 1710 - 620 pages
...Whofe Prieft I am, whofe holy Fillers wear, Would you your Poet's firft Petition hear! Give me the Ways of wand'ring Stars to know, , The Depths of Heav'n...the various Labours of the Moon, And whence proceed th'Eclipfes of the Sun; Why flowing Tides prevail upon the Main, And in what dark Recefs they fbrink...
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The Works of Virgil: Containing His Pastorals, Georgics, and Aeneis

Virgil - 1721 - 412 pages
...Prieft I am, whofe holy Fillets wears 67 y Wou'd you your Poet's firft Petition hear; Give me the Ways of wand'ring Stars to know: The Depths of Heav'n above,...various Labours of the Moon, And whence proceed th' Eclip£es of the Sun. £g Why flowing Tides prevail upon the Main, And in what dark Recefs they fcrink...
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Virgil's Husbandry: Or An Essay on the Georgics: ...

Virgil - 1725 - 202 pages
...your Poet's firft Petition hear ; Give me the Ways of wand'ring Stars to know : The Depths of Heaven above, and Earth below. Teach me the various Labours...Moon, And whence proceed th' Eclipfes of the Sun. 680 • i Why flowing Tides prevail upon the Ma;n, . <. And in what dark Rccef: ihey sbrink again,...
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Lives of the Roman Poets: Containing a Critical and Historical ..., Volume 1

Lewis Crusius - 1733 - 362 pages
...petition hear : Give me the ways of wand'ring Stars to know, The depths of Heav'n above, and flars below ¿ Teach me the various labours of the Moon, And whence proceed th' eclipfes of the Suni> Why flowing tides prevail upon the main, And in what dark recéis they (brink again ; What fhakes...
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The Lives of the Roman Poets: Containing a Critical and Historical Account ...

Lewis Crusius - 1753 - 388 pages
...firft petition hear : Give me the ways of wand'ring Scars to know, The depths of Heav'n above, and Seas below ; Teach me the various labours of the Moon, And whence proceed th' eclipfei of the Sun ; Why flowing tides prevail upon the main, And in what dark recefs they flirink...
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The Young Gentleman and Lady's Philosophy,: Containing, the philosophy of ...

Benjamin Martin - 1772 - 516 pages
...andfometime Night. BOOK V. Thus Virgil alfo in his Petition to the Mufes ; Give me the Way of war.fring Stars to know, The Depths of Heav'n above, and Earth...Moon, And whence proceed th' Eclipfes of the Sun. GEORG. II. Euphrtf. I could heartily join with Fir^U'm his Prayer, feut I am afraid my Stars never...
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The Diarian Miscellany: Consisting of All the Useful and ..., Volume 1

Charles Hutton - 1775 - 382 pages
...(hakes the folid earth? what caufe delays The fummer nights, and fhortens winter days? Teach me th' various labours of the moon, And whence proceed th' eclipfes of the fun ? DRYDEV. Laft year I gave you an account of the true motion of the fun and moon about the heavens,...
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The diarian miscellany: consisting of all the useful and ..., Volume 1

Ladies' diary - 1775 - 430 pages
...makes, the folid earth? what caufe delays The fummer nights, and fhortens winter days? Teach me th' various labours of the moon, And whence proceed th' eclipfes of the fun ? DRYDEW. Laft year I gave you an account of the true motion of the fun and moon about the heavens,...
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The Works of the English Poets: Dryden's Virgil

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 412 pages
...your Poet's firft petition hear; Give me the ways of wandering ftars to know : The depths of heaven above, and earth below. Teach me the various labours...of the moon, And whence proceed th" eclipfes of the fun. 680 Why flowing tides prevail upon the main, And in what dark recefs they mrink again. What makes...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 17

Samuel Johnson - 1779 - 494 pages
...your Poet's firft petition hear; Give me the ways of wandering ftars to know : The depths of heaven above, and earth below. Teach me the various labours of the moon, And whence proceed th'eclipfes of the fun. 680 Why flowing tides prevail upon the main, And in what dark recefs they fbrink...
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