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" Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure: Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. Soothed with the sound, the king grew vain; Fought all his battles o'er again, And thrice he routed all his foes,... "
The Edinburgh literary journal; or, Weekly register of criticism and belles ... - Page 225
1829
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...the soldier's pleasure : Rieh the treasure, Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again; [the slain. And thriee he routed all his foes, and thriee he slew The master saw the madness rise ;...
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A general critical grammar of the Inglish language, on a system novel and ...

Samuel Oliver (jun.) - 1825
...ruin sUilk'd' the stately hind'. " „ *.! * I"n ro'ses Cii'pid peeping, AVoke' a bee' a-sleeplng. A"nd thrice' he* rout'ed all' his foes', A"nd thrice' he' slew' the slain'. Observe : some of the syllables here markt long are not orthoepically so ;' but as they are not short,...
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The elementary elocutionist: a selection of pieces in prose and verse, by J ...

John White (A.M.) - 1826
...pleasure r J . Rich the treasure ; Sweet the pleasure; • , Sweet is pleasure, after pain ! . • Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain • Fought all...routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain ! And while he heaven and earth defied— Chang'd his hand and check'd his pride. He chose a mournful...
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Elegant Extracts: Book V. Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes ; Book VI ...

English poetry - 1826
...soldier's pleasure : Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure ; , Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth'd with the sound the king grew vain ; Fought all his...thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew The master saw the madness rise ; [the slain. His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes ; And while he Heav'n...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 19

Reuben Percy - Anecdotes - 1826
...combined powers of ingenious flattery and unbounded exaggeration. Sooth'd with the sound, the prince grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; And thrice he routed all his foes ; and thrice lie slew the slain. " From the mountains, we directed our course towards Buckra Jeal, where we arrived...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...soldier's pleasure : Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain • Fought all his battles o'er again • And thr£e he routed all his foes ; and thrice he slew the slain. The master saw the madness rise! lis...
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The Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Volume 4

Phrenology - 1827
...PHRENOLOGICAL JOURNAL. No XIII. ARTICLE I. LETTER FROM GEORGE COMBE TO FRANCIS JEFFREY, Esa. Moved " by the sound, the King grew vain : " Fought all his battles o'er again ; " THRICE he routed all his foes, and THRICE he SLEW the sr AIK." ALEXANDER'S FEAST. SIR, — An elaborate...
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Exercises in Reading and Recitation

Jonathan Barber - 1828 - 251 pages
...soldier's pleasure! Rich the treasure Sweet the pleasure ; — Sweet is pleasure after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain; Fought all his...routed all his foes; and thrice he slew the slain. The master saw the madness rise, His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes; And while he heaven and earth...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

J[ohn] H[anbury]. Dwyer - Elocution - 1828 - 298 pages
...soldier's pleasure : Rich the treasure ; Sweet the pleasure ; Sweet is pleasure, after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain ; Fought all his battles o'er again ; 1ml thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew (he slaic> The master saw the madness rise...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 407 pages
...after pain. Sooth'd with the sound, the king grew vain J fought all his battles o'er again ; [slain. And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the The master saw the madness rise ; His glowing cheeks, his ardent eyes; And, while he heaven and earth...
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