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" His soul, proud Science never taught to stray Far as the solar walk, or milky way; Yet simple Nature to his hope has given, Behind the cloud-topt hill, an humbler heaven; Some safer world in depth of woods embraced, Some happier island in the watery waste,... "
Elements of Rhetoric and Literary Criticism - Page 226
by James Robert Boyd - 1852 - 352 pages
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Life of Arthur Lee, LL. D.: Joint Commissioner of the United ..., Volume 2

Richard Henry Lee - United States - 1829
...milky way, Yet simpler nature to his hopes hath given, Behind the cloud-topp'd hill an humbler heaven, Some safer world, in depth of woods embraced, Some...fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. To be content 'a his natural desire, He asks no angel's wing, no seraph's fire ; But thinks, admitted to...
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The Philosophy of a Future State

Thomas Dick - Future life - 1829 - 308 pages
...milky way — Yet simple nature to his hope has given Behind the cloud-topt hill, an humbler heaven ; Some safer world in depth of woods embraced, Some happier island in the watery waste, Where slaves ortee more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold, — And thinks,...
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 1132 pages
...poor Indian! whose untutor'd mind Sees God in clouds, or hears him in the wind; (Fr. Epistle I) 77 To be, contents his natural desire; He asks no Angel's...equal sky. His faithful dog shall bear him company. (Fr. Epistle I) 78 Know then thyself, presume not God to scan, The proper study of mankind is Man....
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Isis Unveiled: (Two Volumes in a Slipcase)

H. P. Blavatsky - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 1506 pages
...believe with the Indian of Pope, whose "untutored mind" can only picture to himself a heaven where ". . . admitted to that equal sky, His faithful dog shall bear him company." * Space fails us to present the speculative views of certain ancient and mediaeval occultists upon...
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Life, Letters, and Speeches

George Copway - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 255 pages
...Beyond the cloud top'd hill, a humble heaven, Some safer world in depths of woods embrace, Some distant Island in the watery waste. Where slaves once more their native land behold, Nor fiends torment, no Christian thirsts for gold." Pope. My father often spoke of that country, while...
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Literatur und Geschichte: Festschrift fŘr Wulf Koepke zum 70. Geburtstag

Wulf K÷pke - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 364 pages
...hill an humbler heav'n, Some safer world in depth of woods embrac'd, Some happier island in the watry waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold.34 58 Barthold Heinrich Brockes Řbersetzte den "Essay on Man" bereits 1740 ins Deutsche. Zum...
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Inlets of the Soul: Contemporary Fiction in English and the Myth of the Fall

Pierre Franšois - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 321 pages
...hill, an humbler heav'n; Some safer world in depth of woods embrac'd, Some happier island in the watry waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold,...equal sky, His faithful dog shall bear him company. Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man IN THE ART OF WILLIAM GOLDING, Bernard S. Oldsey and Stanley Weintraub...
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Candide and Related Texts

Voltaire, David Wootton - 2000 - 190 pages
...milky-way; Yet simple Nature to his hope has given, Behind the cloud-topp'd hill, and humbler Heaven, Some safer world in depth of woods embraced, Some...Be, contents his natural desire, He asks no angel's wings, no seraph's fire; But thinks, admitted to that equal sky, His faithful dog shall bear him company....
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The Unabridged Devil's Dictionary

Ambrose Bierce - Humor - 2010 - 440 pages
...in the wind; His soul proud Science never taught to stray Far as the solar walk, or milky way; . . . But thinks, admitted to that equal sky, His faithful dog shall bear him company. Epistle i, lines 99 -102, 111-12 Another parody of these lines is found at "Severally." Hybrid ] For...
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A Dog Called Perth: The True Story of a Beagle

Peter Martin - Pets - 2001 - 206 pages
...irreplaceable. There has not been a day since her death when I have not thought of her. I am content. To be, contents his natural desire, He asks no Angel's...equal sky, His faithful dog shall bear him company. — Alexander Pope -ino )!S!A jx JJUJPM suiij. Aq 'xsssns JSSM '^Jng jo aSeuiA siji ui 98ej}03 33j;3jddy...
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