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" As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er Heaven's clear azure spreads her sacred light, When not a breath disturbs the deep serene, And not a cloud o'ercasts the solemn scene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumber'd gild... "
The Retrospective Review - Page 186
1821
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets;: Pope. Pitt. Thomson. Watts. A ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1781 - 503 pages
...firft the combat fought, A wealthy prieft, but rich without a fault. Conclufion of Book VIII. v. 687. As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear azure fpreads her facred light ; When not a breath difturbs the deep ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafts the...
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prefaces biographical and crirical to the works of the english poets

samuel johnson - 1781
...firft the .combat fought, A wealthy prieft, but -rkh without a fault.. Concluftan of Book VIII. v. 687. As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, . •• • O'er heaven's clear azure fprcads her facred light ; When not a breath difturbs the deep . .Tercnc, And not a cloud o'ercafts...
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The Weekly entertainer; or agreeable and instructive repository ..., Volumes 3-4

1784
...with tiljrer beams.— In fhort, jt wa.! a* the poet exprcflcs himfelf: THE WEEKLY ENTERTAINER. 34.1 As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear azure fpreads her facred light ; When not a breath difturbs the deep ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafts the...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Political tracts. Political essays ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - English literature - 1787
...in Mr. Pope's Homer will evince that the Sublime may excite fenfations very different from terror. As when the moon,- refulgent lamp of night* O?er heaven's clear azure fpreads her facred light ; When not a breath difturbs the deep ferene, And not a cloud o*ercafts the...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets (concluded). Miscellaneous lives

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...firft the combat fought, A wealthy prieft, but rich without a fault. ' tonflufion of Book VIII. v. 687. As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear azure fpreads her facred light; When not a breath difturbs the deep lerene, And not a cloud o'crcafts the...
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Political tracts. Political essays. Miscellaneous essays. A journey to the ...

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafts the folemn fcene ; Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And ftars unnumber'd gild the glowing pole; O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure flied, And tip with filver every mountain's head. Then fliine the vales, the rocks in profpecl r;fe,...
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The lives of the most eminent English poets (concluded). Miscellaneous lives

Samuel Johnson, John Hawkins - 1787
...firft the combat fought, A wealthy prieft, but rich Without a fault. Condition of Book VIII. v. 687. As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear azure fpreads her facred light ; When not a breath difturbs the deep ferene, And not a cloud o'crcafts the...
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Anthologia Hibernica: Or Monthly Collections of Science, Belles ..., Volume 1

History - 1793
...Pope's tranflation. The troops exulting fate in order round, And beaming fires illumined all the ground. As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night, O'er heaven's clear azure fpreads her facred Hght, Ó % When not a bit.'.th di▄uibs the deep ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafrs...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...a cloud o'ercasts the solemn scene j Around her throne the vivid planets roll, And stars unnumher'd gild the glowing pole, O'er the dark trees a yellower verdure shed, • And tipt with silver every mountain's head ; Then shine the vales, the rocks in prospect rise, A flood...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795
...guilty race. The troops exulting f.it in order round, And beaming fires illumin'd all the ground ; As when the moon, refulgent lamp of night ! O'er heaven's clear azure fpreads herfacred li When not a breath difturbs the deep ferene, And not a cloud o'ercafts the folemn...
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