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" But see! each Muse, in Leo's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays! Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins spread, Shakes off the dust, and rears his rev'rend head. Then Sculpture and her sister-arts revive; Stones leap'd to... "
An Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope ... - Page 184
by Joseph Warton - 1762
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations: By Several Hands. Particularly, I ...

English poetry - 1720
...ftitme 1) Stem'd the wild torrent of a barb'rous age,y^<? And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee! each mufe, in Leo's golden days,. Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays J Rome's ancient genius, o'er its ruins fpread, Shakes (iff the duft, and rears his rev'rend head!...
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Miscellaneous Poems and Translations, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English poetry - 1722
...mufe, in Leo's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'dbays? Kerne's ancient gtmns, o'er its ruins fpread, Shakes off the duft, and rears his rev'rend head* Then fculpture and her filter-arts revive ; Stones leap 'd to form, and rocks began to liv»j With...
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Lives of the Roman Poets: Containing a Critical and Historical ..., Volume 1

Lewis Crusius - 1733
...ihame ! ) Stemm'd the wild torrent of a barb'rous age, And drove thofe holy Vandals off the flage. But fee ! each Mufe, in Leo's golden days, Starts...ancient Genius, o'er its ruins fpread, Shakes off the dull, and rears his rev'rend head ! Then Sculpture and her fifter Arts revive ; Stones leap'd to form,...
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An Enquiry Into the Morals of the Ancients

George England - Electronic books - 1735 - 369 pages
...fee ! each Mufe, in LeoV golden 'Days, Starts from her Trance, and trims her withered Bays .' Rome'j ancient Genius o'er its Ruins fpread, Shakes off the 'Duft, and rears its rev1 rend Head! * It is very furprifmg, that amongft all the glorious and ufeful Inventions of...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. ...: Juvenile poems

Alexander Pope - 1751
...fhame !) Stem'd the wild torrent of a barb'rous age, 696 And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee ! each Mufe, in LEO'S golden days, Starts...bays., Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins fpread, 700 9iakes off the duft, and rears his rev'rend head. Then Sculpture and her fifter-arts revive ; Stones...
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The Works of Alexander Pope Esq, Volume 1

Alexander Pope - English literature - 1751 - 274 pages
...fhame !) Stem'd the wild torrent of abarb'rous age, 696 And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee ! each Mufe, in LEO'S golden days, Starts...bays, Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins fpread, 700 Shakes off the duft, and rears his rev'rend head. Then Sculpture and her fifter-arts revive ; Stones...
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Poems on Several Occasions

Christopher Smart - English poetry - 1752 - 230 pages
...barb'rous age, And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee each mufe in Leo's golden days, 700 Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bays!...fpread, Shakes off the duft, and rears his rev'rend head 1 Then Sculpture and her fitter arts revive, Stones leap'dto form, and rocks began to live; 795 With...
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The Lives of the Roman Poets: Containing a Critical and Historical Account ...

Lewis Crusius - Latin poetry - 1753
...ftage. But fee ! each Mufe, in Lea's golden days, Starts from her trance, and trims her wither'd bnys f Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins fpread, Shakes off the duft, and rears his rev'rend head ! Then Sculpture and her fitter Arts revive ; Stones leap'd to form, and rocks began te live ; With...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 1

Alexander Pope - 1754
...fname !) 695 Stem'd the wild torrent of a barb'rous age, And drove thofe holy Vandals off the ftage. But fee ! each Mufe, in LEO'S golden days, Starts...bays, Rome's ancient Genius, o'er its ruins fpread, 700 Shakes off the duft, and fears his rev'rend head. Then fculpture and her fifter-arts revive ; ....
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An Essay on the Writings and Genius of Pope, Volume 1

Joseph Warton - 1756
...written by Knight; although, indeed, the materials he has collected are curious and ufeful. • 4.6. But fee! each mufe in Leo's golden d.ays, Starts from...ages of the •world, in which the human mind has exerted itfelf in an extraordinary manner ; and in which it's productions in literature and the fine...
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