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The Works of Richard Hurd, Lord Bishop of Worcester: Critical works
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The Works Of Richard Hurd, Lord Bishop Of Worcester: Critical Works
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The Works of Richard Hurd, Lord Bishop of Worcester: Moral and Political ...
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ABRAHAM COWLEY ADDIsoN affection allodial ancient appear ARBUTHNot authority Barn Elms bear-baiting better bishop BISHOP BURNET called canon law character chivalry CICERo civil civil law constitution conversation court CowLEY crown deserve Dialogue DIGBY doubt Dºve earl of Essex EDMUND WALLER ELIZABETH English entertainment expence fancy favour favourite feudal fortune genius give glory Graecian hath Hence honour house of STUART humour instance king language learned least liberty Lord Lord CLARENDoN lordship manner matter mean ment mind Muse nation nature never noble observed occasion panegyric perhaps persons philosophic pleasure poetry poets pººr pretend prince principles proper purpose queen racter reason reign retirement scene shew SOMERS sort speak spirit suppose ther thing thou thought tion true truth turn virtue WALLER words writer zeal
Strana 187 - ... if he were taken once, then what shift, with biting, with clawing, with roaring, tossing, and tumbling, he would work to wind himself from them, and when he was loose, to shake his ears twice or thrice, with the blood and the slaver about his phisnomy, was a matter of goodly relief.
Strana 160 - Enriching moisture dropp'd on every thing; Plenty he sow'd below, and cast about him light. But then (alas!) to thee alone, One of old GIDEON'S miracles was shown; For every tree, and every herb around, With pearly dew was crown'd, And upon all the quicken'd ground The fruitful seed of heaven did brooding lye, And nothing but the Muse's fleece was dry. It did all other threats surpass When God to his own people said, (The men, whom thro...
Strana 148 - Full little knowest thou, that hast not tried, What hell it is in suing long to bide ; To lose good days that might be better spent ; To waste long nights in pensive discontent; To speed to-day, to be put back to-morrow ; To feed on hope ; to pine with fear and sorrow ; To have thy Prince's grace, yet want her peers...
Strana 68 - Hic subit et perfert. Aut virtus nomen inane est, Aut decus et pretium recte petit experiens vir. Coram rege suo de paupertate tacentes Plus poscente ferent ; distat sumasne pudenter An rapias.
Strana 128 - Where does the wisdom and the power divine In a more bright and sweet reflection shine ? Where do we finer strokes and colours see Of the Creator's real poetry, Than when we with attention look Upon the third day's volume of the book ? If we could open and intend our eye, We all, like Moses, should espy Ev'n in a bush the radiant Deity.
Strana 237 - Latin tongues, are thereto no less skilful in the Spanish, Italian, and French, or in some one of them, it resteth not in me, sith I am persuaded, that as the noblemen and gentlemen do surmount in this behalf, so these come little or nothing at all behind them for their parts; which industry God continue.
Strana 159 - Thy foolish gains by quitting me: The sale of knowledge, fame, and liberty, The fruits of thy unlearned apostasy. Thou thoughtst, if once the public storm were past, All thy remaining life should sunshine be: Behold the public storm is spent at last, The sovereign...
Strana 240 - Mr. George Herbert, being Prelector in the Rhetorique School in Cambridge, Anno 1618, passed by those fluent orators that domineered in the pulpits of Athens and Rome, and insisted to read upon an oration of King James, which he analysed...
Strana 162 - I lay, Thou, wicked spirit! stolest me away, And my abused soul didst bear Into thy new-found worlds, I know not where Thy golden Indies in the air ; And ever since I strive in vain My ravish'd freedom to regain; Still I rebel , still thou dost reign ; Lo!