Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" If we would copy nature, it may be useful to take this idea along with us, that pastoral is an image of what they call the golden age. So that we are not to describe our shepherds as shepherds at this day really are, but as they may be conceived then... "
The Works of Mr. Alexander Pope - Page 5
by Alexander Pope - 1717 - 408 pages
Full view - About this book

The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope - 1751
...natural, and the laft de«« lightful. If we would copy Nature, it may be ufefuJ to take • this Idea along with us, that Paftoral is an image of what they...fhepherds at this day really are, but as they may be conceived then to have been ; when the heft of men followed the employment. To carry this refemblance...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1751 - 274 pages
...copy Nature, it may be ufeful to tak* tliis Idea along with us, that Paftoral is an image of Xvhat they call the golden age. So that we are not to defcribe our fliepherds as fhepherds at this <day really are, but as they may be conceived then to have been ; when...
Full view - About this book

The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1754
...eclogue natural, and the laft delightful. If we would copy Nature, it may be ufeful to take this Idea along with us, that Paftoral is an image of what they...fhepherds at this day really are, but as they may be conceived then to have been ; when the beft of men followed the employment To carry this refemblance...
Full view - About this book

THE MONTHLY REVIEW OR LITERARY JOURNAL VOL. XII\

SERVERAL HANDS - 1755
...after comparative and fuperlative adjeclives. The mod renowned of all are Mlofi Defcript. oftbe WtrU. We are not to defcribe our fhepherds, as fhepherds at this day really are, but as they may be conceived then to have been, when the belt of men followed that employment. Pope. thole to whom the...
Full view - About this book

Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope - 1757
...eclogue natural, and the laft delightful. If we would copy Nature, it may be ufeful to take this Idea along with us, that Paftoral is an image of what they...age. So that we are not to defcribe our fhepherds as fhephercs at this day really are, but as they may be conceived them to have been ; when the beft of...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: In Nine Volumes Complete, with ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1760
...Theocr. P. * Xapiu de Cartn. Pait. pi P, If we would copy Nature, it may be ufeful to take this Idea along with us, that Paftoral is an image of what they...fhepherds at this day really are, but as they may be conceived then to have been ; when the beft of, men followed the employment, To carry this refemblance...
Full view - About this book

Anecdotes of Polite Literature ...

Literature - 1764
...205. Dryden's Virgil, vol. ip 89. •f If we would copy nature, it may be ufeful to take this idea along with us, that paftoral is an image of what they call the golden age, fo that we are not to defcribe our fhepherds, as ftiepherds at this day really are ; but as they may...
Full view - About this book

The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1770
...Eclogue natural, and the laft delightful. If we would copy Nature, it may be ufeful to take this Idea along with us, that Paftoral is .an image of what...Age. So that we .are not to defcribe our fhepherds as !hepherds at this day really rare, but as theymay be conceived then to have been; .when the beft of...
Full view - About this book

An Introduction to the Most Useful European Languages ..: Select Passages ...

Giuseppe Baretti - Language and languages - 1772 - 469 pages
...eclogue natural, and the laft delightful. If we would copy nature, it may be ufcful to take this idea along with us, that paftoral is an image of what they...the golden age. So that we are not to defcribe our ihepherds as fliepherds at this day really are, but as they may be conceived then to have been when...
Full view - About this book

Bell's Edition, Volumes 75-76

John Bell - English poetry - 1796
...delightful. If we would copy Nature, it may be useful to take this idea along with us, that Pastoral is an image of what they call the Golden Age : so that we are nut * Heinsius in Theocr. P. . •J- Rapin de Garni. Past. p. 2. P. Gij to describe- our shepherds...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF