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" Suns run lawless thro' the sky; Let ruling Angels from their spheres be hurl'd, Being on Being wreck'd, and world on world ; Heav'n's whole foundations to their centre nod, 255 And Nature trembles to the throne of God. All this dread ORDER break— for... "
The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Six Volumes Complete: Imitations, moral ... - Page 52
by Alexander Pope - 1787
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An essay on man [by A. Pope]. With some humourous verses on the death of ...

Alexander Pope - Human beings - 1736 - 32 pages
...A1! this dread ORDER break---For whom ? For thee ! Vile Worm !— O Madnefs ! Pride ! Impiety ! 250 What if the Foot, ordain'd the Duft to tread, Or Hand to toil, afpir'd to be the Head ? What if the Head, the Eye, or Ear, repin'd To ferve mere Engines to the ruling Mind ? Juft as abfurd,...
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An Examination of Mr. Pope's Essay on Man: Tr. from the French of M. Crousaz ...

Jean-Pierre de Crousaz - 1739 - 227 pages
...fly, Planets and Suns ru/h lawlefs through the Sfy. Let ruling Angels from their Spheres be hurl'd, Being on Being wreck'd, and World on World, Heav'n's whole Foundations to their Centre nod, And Nature tremble, to the Throne of God. the Poet fuffers himfelf to be carried away by his Fire,...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq, Volume 3

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1751
...orbit fly, Planets and Suns run lawlefs thro' the fky ; Let ruling Angels from their fpheres be hurl'd, Being on Being wreck'd, and world on world ; Heav'n's...to tread, Or hand, to toil, afpir'd to be the head ? 260 , NOTE s. verb alludes to the motion of the planetary bodies of each fyftem j and to the figures...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Moral essays

Alexander Pope - 1751
...orbit fly, Planets and Suns run lawlefs thro' the fky ; Let ruling Angels from their fpheres be hurl'd, Being on Being wreck'd, and world on world ; Heav'n's...to tread, Or hand, to toil, afpir'd to be the head ? 260 NOTEs. verb alludes to the motion of the planetary bodies of each fyftem ; and to the figures...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Moral essays

Alexander Pope - 1751
...orbit fly, Planets and Suns run lawlefs thro' the iky ; Let ruling Angels from their fpheres be hurl'd, Being on Being wreck'd, and world on world ; Heav'n's whole foundations to their centre nod,255 And Nature trembles to the throne of God. All this dread ORDER break — for whom ? for thee...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Moral essays

Alexander Pope - 1752
...Let ruling Angels from their fpheres be hurl'd, Being on Being wreck'd, and world on world j Heav'ns whole foundations to their centre nod, 255 And Nature...throne of God. All this dread ORDER break — for whom f for thee ? Vile worm ! — oh Madnefs ! Pride ! Impiety ! IX. What if the foot, ordain'd the duft...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1754
...The poet, throughout VARIATIONS. VER. 238. Ed. ift. Ethereal eflence, fpirit, fubftance, man. Heav'ns whole foundations to their centre nod, 255 And Nature...trembles to the throne of God. All this dread ORDER break—for whom ? for thee ? Vile worm !—oh Madnefs! Pride! Impiety ! IX. What if the foot, ordain'd...
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The Works of Alexander Pope: Moral essays

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1757
...icafoning. VARIATIONS. VER. 238. Ed. ift. Ethereal efihnce, f;,irit, fubftance, man. ET. I. ESSAY ON MAN. 15 Heav'n's whole foundations to their centre nod, 255...to tread, Or hand, to toil, afpir'd to be the head ? 260 What if the head, the eye, or ear repin'd To fcrve mere engines to the ruling Mind ? Juft as...
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Essai sur l'homme: pome philosophique par Alexandre Pope, en cinq langues ...

Alexander Pope - 1762 - 347 pages
...wreck'd , and world on world ; Heav'ns whole foundations to their centre nod , 255 And Nature tremble to the throne of God. All this dread ORDER break —...to tread, Or hand, to toil, afpir'd to be the head? 26 Juft as abfurd, to mourn the tasks or pains, 26$ The great directing MIND of all ordains. All...
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The art of poetry on a new plan, illustrated with a great variety of ...

Art - 1762
...beautifully reprefents the extravagance, madnefs, and pride, of man's defuing to be other than what he is. What if the foot, ordain'd the duft to tread, Or hand to toil, afpir'd to be the head ? What if the head, the eye, or ear repin'd To ferve mere engines to the ruling mind ? Juft as abfurd...
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