The Works of Alexander Popekesq., with Notes and Illustrations by Himself and Others: To which Were Added, a New Life of the Author, an Estimate of His Poetical Character and Writings, and Occasional Remarks, 第 6 巻
C. and J. Rivington, 1824
レビュー - レビューを書く
他の版 - すべて表示
Addison admirable alludes atque Augustus Ben Jonson Bishop Boileau Bolingbroke Bowles called character corruption court Dialogue divine Donne Dryden Dunciad Earl Elijah Fenton Epistle father folly fool genius give grace heart honest honour Horace Houyhnhnm humour imitation king Lady laugh learned letter libels lines live Lord Lord Bathurst Lord Bolingbroke Lord Cornbury Lord Fanny Lucilius manner mihi minister moral Muse nature ne'er never NOTES numbers nunc o'er original Ovid passage person Pindaric pleased poem poet poet's poetry Pope Pope's praise quae quam Queen Quid quod racter rage rhyme ridicule Sappho satire says sense shew Sir Robert Walpole smile soul spirit style Swift taste tell thee thing thou thought tibi tion translation truth Twickenham verse vice virtue Voltaire Warburton Warton Whig words writ write written wrote
177 ページ - For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight; His can't be wrong whose life is in the right...
41 ページ - A clerk, foredoom'd his father's soul to cross, Who pens a stanza, when he should engross?
36 ページ - Me, let the tender office long engage, To rock the cradle of reposing age, With lenient arts extend a mother's breath, Make languor smile, and smooth the bed of death, Explore the thought, explain the asking eye, And keep a while one parent from the sky!
40 ページ - tis past a doubt, All Bedlam, or Parnassus, is let out: Fire in each eye, and papers in each hand, They rave, recite, and madden round the land. What walls can guard me, or what shades can hide? They pierce my thickets, through my grot they glide, By land, by water, they renew the charge, They stop the chariot, and they board the barge.
75 ページ - Oh let me live my own, and die so too ! (To live and die is all I have to do:) Maintain a Poet's dignity and ease, And see what friends, and read what books I please : Above a Patron, tho...
414 ページ - ... male necne Lepos saltet; sed quod magis ad nos pertinet et nescire malum est agitamus: utrumne divitiis homines an sint virtute beati; quidve ad amicitias, usus rectumne, trahat nos; 75 et quae sit natura boni summumque quid eius.
464 ページ - So bright is thy beauty, so charming thy song, As had drawn both the beasts and their Orpheus along : But such is thy avarice, and such is thy pride, That the beasts must have starved, and the poet have died. THE BALANCE OF EUROPE. Now Europe balanced, neither side prevails ; For nothing's left in either of the scales.
81 ページ - Yet let me flap this bug with gilded wings, This painted child of dirt that stinks and stings...