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" What modes of sight betwixt each wide extreme, The mole's dim curtain, and the lynx's beam: Of smell, the headlong lioness between, And hound sagacious on the tainted green : Of hearing, from the life that fills the flood, To that which warbles thro... "
The Poetical Works - Page 18
by Alexander Pope - 1828
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Scriptural & Philosophical Arguments, Or Cogent Proofs from Reason ...

Peter Buchan - 1824 - 156 pages
...on the tainted green : Of hearing, from the life that fills the flood, To that which warbles thro' the vernal wood : The spider's touch, how exquisitely fine ; Feels at each thread, and hves along the line ; In the nice bee, what sense so subtly true From pois'nous herbs extracts the...
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Floral Emblems

Henry Phillips - Emblems - 1825 - 414 pages
...together, Allliction alters." ' Winter's Tale. ADROITNESS. SPIDF.R OPIIRYS.—Ofthrys aranifcra. " The spider's touch, how exquisitely fine ! Feels at each thread, and lives along the line." Pope. This fiower is made emblematical of adroitness or skill'ulness, in allusion to the insect it...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 600 pages
...myriads in the peopled grass : . What modes of sight betwixt eaeh wide extreme, The mole's dim eurtain, eban knightes two. Som sayden thus, som sayde it shal be so ; Som helde sagaeious on the tainted green ; Of hearing, from the life that fills the flood, To that whieh warbles...
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The Universal Preceptor: Being a General Grammar of Arts, Sciences, and ...

Sir Richard Phillips - Arts - 1826 - 322 pages
...ascends: .Mark, how it mounts to man's imperial race, From the green myriads in the peopled grass : What modes of sight, betwixt each wide extreme, The...beam; Of smell, the headlong lioness between, And bound sagacious, on the tainted green : Of hearing, from the life that fills the floed, To that which...
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The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope: To which is Prefixed a Life ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1828 - 222 pages
...it mounts to man's imperial race, rom the green myriads in the peopled grass ; a moes o eg ewx eac w The mole's dim curtain and the lynx's beam ? Of smell,...the flood ^To that which warbles through the vernal WOC J"he spider's touch, how ex.Q/ii8\le\^ few 1 . hat modes of eight betwixt each wide extre Feels...
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A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 15

Thomas Curtis - Aeronautics - 1829 - 820 pages
...see too their different habits and dresses, according to the mode that prevailed. Addison on Medals. Ζwl"R+薢 D I J ,G7 6= Rl !1 . r B ؗm ;R Ӂ... /s ϒkU "r . մ hw/ el "b B e,* pK ̓ k?Mw ^" Pope. If faith itself has diffrent dresses worn, What wonder modes in wit should take their turn ?...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829 - 450 pages
...some of the insect tribes, seem to enlarge the sphere of this sense, far beyond its ordinary limits. " The spider's touch, how exquisitely fine, Feels at each thread, and lives along the line." The two circumstances which I have chiefly enlarged upon, in the foregoing observations on the principle...
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A Description of More Than Three Hundred Animals: Interspersed with ...

Zoology - 1829 - 494 pages
...the leg, and serves it to adhere to the threads of the web. The web is wonderful in its formation. The Spider's touch, how exquisitely fine ! Feels at each thread, and lives along the line. POPE. He sits in the middle, and the least motion, caused by a fly or other insect rushing against...
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A London Encyclopaedia, Or Universal Dictionary of Science, Art ..., Volume 22

Thomas Curtis - Aeronautics - 1829 - 878 pages
...mistake in this. Arhuihnot's History of John Bull. Оле clip the pencil, and one touch the lyre. Pope. The spider's touch how exquisitely fine ! Feels at each thread, and lives along the line. Id. lie gave the little wealth he had To build a house for fools and mad ; To shew, by one satirick...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829 - 454 pages
...some of the insect tribes, seem to enlarge the sphere of this sense, far beyond its ordinary limits. " The spider's touch, how exquisitely fine, • Feels at each thread, and lives along the line." The two circumstances which I have chiefly enlarged upon, in the foregoing observations on the principle...
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