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" Or, shipwreck'd, labour to some distant shore ; Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead : They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. "
The Lives of the English Poets: and a Criticism of Their Work - Page 334
by Samuel Johnson - 1795 - 536 pages
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Poetical Works

John Dryden - 1808
...ill supply.) In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or, shipwreck'd, labour to some distant shore ; Or in dark churches walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. The morn they look on with unwilling eyes, Till, from their main- top, joyful news they...
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The works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - 1806
...ill {apply). In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or, fhipwreck'd, labour to fome diftant more: Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare deep no more. It is a general rule in poetry, that all appropriated terms of art fhould be funk in...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ...

John Dryden, Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...quoted : In dreams they fearful precipices tread ; Or, shipwrecked, labour to some distant shore ; Or in dark churches walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. The verses, in which Prince Rupert and his enemy are compared to a greyhound and hare,...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 9

John Dryden - English literature - 1808
...supply. 71. In dreams they fearful precipices tread; Or, shipwrecked, labour to some distant shore ; Or in dark churches walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. 72. The morn they look on with unwilling eyes, Till from their main-top joyful news...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden: Collated with the Best Editions:

John Dryden, Thomas Park - 1808
...supply.) In dreams they fearful precipices tread, • Or, shipwreck'd, labour to some distant shore ; Or in dark churches walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. The morn they look on with unwilling eyes, Till, from their main-top, joyful news they...
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Waller, Butler, Rochester, Roscommon, Otway, Pomfret, Dorset, Stepney, J ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...some distant shore: Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead ; They wake with horrour, and dare sleep no more. It is a general rule in poetry, that all appropriated terms of art should be sunk in general expressions, because poetry is to speak an universal language. This rule...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - 1810
...ill supply). In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or, shipwreck'd, labour to some distant shore : Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. It is a general rule in poetry, that all appropriated terms of art should be sunk in...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, L. L. D.: In Twelve Volumes, Volume 9

Samuel Johnson - 1811
...ill supply). In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or, shipwreck'd, labour to some distant shore : Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep no more. t It is a general rule in poetry, that all appropriated terms of art should be sunk...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden., Esq: Containing Original Poems ..., Volume 1

John Dryden - 1811
...ill fupply). In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or, fhipwreck'd, labour to fome diftant more } Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead; They wake with horror, and dare deep no more. It is a general rule in poetry, that all appropriated terms of art ihould be funk in...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden: Containing Original Poems, Tales, and ...

John Dryden - 1811 - 445 pages
...fupplyj. In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or, fliipwreck'd, labour to fome diftant fhore ; Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead; They wake with horror, and dare flecp no more. It is a general rule in poetry, that all appropriated terms of art fliould be funk in...
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