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" From harmony, from heavenly harmony This universal frame began ; When Nature underneath a heap Of jarring atoms lay, And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice was heard from high, Arise, ye more than dead. "
Lives - Page 218
by Samuel Johnson - 1800
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Bell's Edition, Volumes 43-44

John Bell - English poetry - 1778
...heap Of jarring atoms lay, And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice was heard from high, Arise, ye more than dead! Then cold and hot, and moist and dry, In order to their stations leap, And Music's pow'r obey. From harmony, from heav'nly harmony, This umversal frame began : e compass of the...
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The works of the poets of Great Britain and Ireland. With prefaces ..., Volume 1

Great Britain - 1804
...of jarring atoms lay, ; And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice was heard from high, Arise ye more than dead. Then cold and hot, and moist and...all the compass of the notes it ran, The diapason closing-full in man. The conclusion is likewise striking, but it includes an image so awful in itself,...
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill, Volume 21

John Bell - 1807
...jarring atoms lay, And could not heave her head, — The tuneful voice was heard from high, Arise, ye more than dead ! Then cold and hot, and moist and dry, In order to their stations leap, And Music's pow'r obey. From harmony, from heav'nly harmony, This universal frame began : 8 From harmony...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ...

John Dryden, Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...Of jarring atoms lay, And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice was heard from high, " Arise, ye more than dead." Then cold, and hot, and moist, and dry, In order to their stations leap, And Music's power obey. From harmony, from heavenly harmony, This universal frame began ; From harmony...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 11

John Dryden - English literature - 1808
...Of jarring atoms lay, And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice was heard from high, " Arise, ye more than dead." Then cold, and hot, and moist, and dry, In order to their stations leap, And Music's power obey. From harmony, from heavenly harmony, This universal frame began ; From harmony...
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Specimens of the British Poets ...

British poets - English poetry - 1809
...heap Of jarring atoms lay, And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice was heard from high, Arise, ye more than dead ! Then cold and hot, and moist and dry, In order to their stations leap, And Music's power obey. From harmony, from heavenly harmony, This universal frame began : From harmony...
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Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret, Issues 77-79

Abraham Cowley - 1810 - 220 pages
...more than dead. Then cold, and hot, and moist, and dry, in order to their stations leap, and Music's power obey. From harmony, from heavenly harmony, this...harmony through all the compass of the notes it ran, the dispason closing full in Man. What passion cannot Music raise and quell! when Jubal struck the chorded...
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Poems by Cowley, Waller, Butler, Denham, Dryden, and Pomfret, Issues 77-79

Abraham Cowley - 1810 - 220 pages
...jarring atoms lay, and could not heave her head, the tuneful voice was heard from high,. ' v arise, ye more than dead. Then cold, and hot, and moist, and dry, in order to their stations leap, and Music's power obey. From harmony, from heavenly harmony, this universal frame began: from harmony to...
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Poems

Joseph Addison - 1810 - 597 pages
...heap of jarring atoms lay, and could not heave her head, the tuneful voice was heard from high, arise, ye more than dead. Then cold, and hot, and moist, and dry, in order to their stations leap, and Music's power obey. From harmony, from heavenly harmony, this universal frame began: from harmony to...
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The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical Observations on ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1811
...of jarring atoms lay ; And could not heave her head, The tuneful voice w as heard from high, Arise ye more than dead. Then cold and hot, and moist and...In order to their stations leap, And musick's power otey. From harmony from heavenly harmony, This universal frame began : From harmony to harmony Through...
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