The Odyssey of Homer, Volumen2

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T. Longman, 1796
 

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Página 99 - He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.
Página 137 - This through the gardens leads its streams around, Visits each plant, and waters all the ground: While that in pipes beneath the palace flows, And thence its current on the town bestows ; To various use their various streams they bring, The people one, and one supplies the king...
Página 38 - The Pleiads, Hyads, with the northern team; And great Orion's more refulgent beam ; To which, around the axle of the sky, The Bear revolving points his golden eye, Still shines exalted on th' ethereal plain, Nor bathes his blazing forehead in the main.
Página 294 - scaped impending death, when now again We twice as far had furrow'd back the main, Once more I raise my voice; my friends, afraid, With mild entreaties my design dissuade: 'What boots the godless giant to provoke, Whose arm may sink us at a single stroke?
Página 50 - Thus, thus find out the destined shore, and then (If Jove ordains it) mix with happier men. Whate'er thy fate, the ills our wrath could raise Shall last remember'd in thy best of days.
Página 193 - I yield to none, Or yield to brave Laodamas alone : Shall I with brave Laodamas contend ? A friend is sacred, and I style him friend. ' 240 Ungenerous were the man, and base of heart, Who takes the kind, and pays th...
Página 136 - The balmy spirit of the western gale Eternal breathes on fruits untaught to fail : Each dropping pear a following pear supplies, On apples apples, figs on figs arise : The same mild season gives the blooms to blow, The buds to harden, and the fruits to grow.
Página 136 - Here the blue fig with luscious juice o'erflows, With deeper red the full pomegranate glows, The branch here bends beneath the weighty pear, And verdant olives flourish round the year. The balmy spirit of the western gale Eternal breathes on fruits untaught to fail...
Página 136 - Four acres was the allotted space of ground, Fenced with a green enclosure all around. Tall thriving trees confess'd the fruitful mould : The reddening apple ripens here to gold. Here the blue fig with luscious juice o'erflows, With deeper red the full pomegranate glows : The branch here bends beneath the weighty pear, And verdant olives flourish round the year.
Página 161 - ... heaven (and heavenward lifts his eyes): "O Jove! O father! what the king accords Do thou make perfect! sacred be his words! Wide o'er the world Alcinous' glory shine ! Let fame be his, and ah!

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