Hva folk mener - Skriv en omtale
Vi har ikke funnet noen omtaler på noen av de vanlige stedene.
Andre utgaver - Vis alle
The Rape of the Lock, with the Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot: With Introductory ...
Alexander Pope,John Wesley Hales
Ingen forhåndsvisning tilgjengelig - 2017
Addison appears beau beauty Belinda Book breath called CANTO cents century CLASSIC Cloth Comp court Criticism death Doctor of Divinity draw Dryden Dunciad England English Epistle Essay ev'n ev'ry eyes face fair fall fame fate father force French George give grace hair half hand head hearts heav'n honor John King Knights Lady language Latin letter light lines lived lock Lord Lord Hervey maid Mailing price meaning meant Milton's mind mortal nature never nymph o'er once originally Paradise Lost past persons plays poem poet Pope Pope's pow'r pride printed published Queen rage received repair rise round Satires seen Selections sense side silver soft speak sphere spirit spread Swift sylph things thought thro translation verse wind wings write
Side 45 - Peace to all such! but were there one whose fires True genius kindles, and fair fame inspires ; Blest with each talent and each art to please, And born to write, converse, and live with ease: Should such a man, too fond to rule alone, Bear, like the Turk, no brother near the throne...
Side 12 - Favours to none, to all she smiles extends; Oft she rejects, but never once offends. Bright as the sun, her eyes the gazers strike, And, like the sun, they shine on all alike. Yet graceful ease, and sweetness void of pride, Might hide her faults, if belles had faults to hide: If to her share some female errors fall, Look on her face, and you'll forget them all.
Side iii - Of genius, that power which constitutes a poet; that quality without which judgment is cold, and knowledge is inert; that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates; the superiority must, with some hesitation, be allowed to Dryden.
Side 18 - One speaks the glory of the British queen, And one describes a charming Indian screen; A third interprets motions, looks, and eyes; At every word a reputation dies.
Side 51 - Or spite, or smut, or rhymes, or blasphemies. His wit all see-saw, between that and this, Now high, now low, now master up, now miss, And he himself one vile Antithesis. Amphibious thing! that acting either part, The trifling head or the corrupted heart, Fop at the toilet, flatt'rer at the board, Now trips a Lady, and now struts a Lord.
Side 30 - Cares produce, Or who would learn one earthly Thing of Use ? To patch, nay ogle, might become a Saint, Nor could it sure be such a Sin to paint. But since, alas ! frail Beauty must decay...
Side 10 - Sylph, oh pious maid, beware ! This to disclose is all thy guardian can: Beware of all, but most beware of Man!
Side 14 - Colours that change whene'er they wave their wings. Amid the circle, on the gilded mast, Superior by the head, was Ariel placed ; His purple pinions opening to the sun, He raised his azure wand, and thus begun.