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" And bade the lovely scenes at distance hail. Still would her touch the strain prolong ; And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo still through all the song ; And where her sweetest theme she chose, A soft responsive voice was heard... "
The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and critical, by ... - Page 41
by English poets - 1790
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 30

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1764
...whifper'd promis'dpleafure, And bad the lovely fcenes at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the drain prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo (till thro' all her fong ; And where her fweetell theme me chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard...
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The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins: With Memoirs of the Author; and ...

William Collins, John Langhorne - English poetry - 1765 - 166 pages
...Hope, with eyes fo fair, What was thy delighted meafure ? Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bad the lovely fcenes at diflance hail ! Still would her...prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She calPd on Echo flill thro* all the fong ; And where her fweeteft theme fhe chore, A foft refponfive...
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The Poetical Works of Mr. William Collins: With Memoirs of the Author; and ...

William Collins, John Langhorne - English poetry - 1765 - 166 pages
...whifper'd promised pleafure, And bad the lovely fcenes at diflance hail ! Still would her touch the flrain prolong, And from the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo Hill thro' all the fong ; And where her fweeteft theme fhe chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard...
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A Collection of the Most Esteemed Pieces of Poetry, that Have Appeared for ...

Moses Mendez - English poetry - 1770 - 316 pages
...thy delighted meafure ? Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bad the lovely fcenes'at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the ftrain prolong, And...the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo [till thro' all the fortg ; And where her fweeteft theme fhe chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 49

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...thy delighted meafure t Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bade the lovely fcenes at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the ftrain prolong, And...voice was heard at every clofe, And Hope enchanted finil'd, and wav'd her golden hair." In what an exalted light does the above ftanza place thi; great...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 49, Page 2

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...thou, O Hope, with eyes fo fair, What was thy delighted meafure ? Still it whifper'd promis'd ple^fure, And bade the lovely fcenes at diflance hail ! Still...vale, She call'd on Echo ftill through all the fong 3 And where her fweeteft theme flie chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard at every clofe, And Hope...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical ..., Volumes 48-49

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...thy delighted meafure ?' Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bade the lovely fcenes at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the ftrain prolong, And...the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo flill through all the fong; And where her ftfeeteft theme me chofe, A foft refponlive voice was heard...
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The Works of the English Poets: Thomson; Hammond; Collins

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...delighted meafure ? Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bade the lovely fcenes at diftance hail I Still would her touch the ftrain prolong, And from...the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo ffill through all the fong ; And where her fweeteft theme flie chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard...
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Lady's Poetical Magazine, Or Beauties of British Poetry, Volume 2

English poetry - 1781
...thy delighted meafure -? Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bade the lovely fcenes at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the ftrain prolong, And...rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on Echo ftill thro' all the fong ; And where her fweeteft theme flie chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard at...
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The Poetical Works of William Collins: With Memoirs of the Author; and ...

William Collins, John Langhorne - 1781 - 184 pages
...thy delighted meafure ? Still it whifper'd promis'd pleafure, And bade the lovely fcenes at diftance hail ! Still would her touch the ftrain prolong, And...the rocks, the woods, the vale, She call'd on echo (till thro' all the fong ; . And where her fweeteft theme fhe chofe, A foft refponfive voice was heard...
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