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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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Debow's Review: Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial Progress and ..., Volume 6

Communication and traffic - 1848
...voyage then: " In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or shipwreck'd, labor to some distant shore : Or in dark churches walk among the dead — They wake with horror and dare sleep no more." However, we have a sketch to present the reader, showing how the great commercial Tyre,...
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Debow's Review: Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial Progress and ..., Volume 6

Communication and traffic - 1848
...voyage then: " In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or shipwreck'd, labor to some distant shore : Or in dark churches walk among the dead—- They wake with horror and dare sleep no more." However, we have a sketch to present the reader, showing how the great commercial Tyre,...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1852
...ill supply. In dreams they fearful precipices tread : Or, shipwreck'd, labor to some distant shore : tate ; Good after ill, and after pain delight ; Alternate like the scenes sleep no more. The mom they look on with unwilling eyes, Till from their main-top joyful news they...
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Selections from the Poetry of Dryden: Including His Plays and Translations

John Dryden - English poetry - 1852 - 350 pages
...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. Never had valour, no not ours, before, Done ought like this upon the land or main, Where,...
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Lives of the most eminent English poets, with critical ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...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 a' art should be sunk in...
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Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets: With Critical ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1854
...distant shore : Or, in dark churches, walk among the dead ; They wake with horror, and dare sleep uo 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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Johnson's Lives of the British poets completed by W. Hazlitt, Volume 2

Samuel Johnson - 1854
...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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Poetical Works: With a Memoir, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1866
...supply. tat 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 maintop joyful news...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden, Volume 1

John Dryden - English poetry - 1897 - 662 pages
...ill supply. 71 In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or shipwracked 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, Sfcaaii Till from their maintop joyful...
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Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell: Astraea Redux; Annus Mirabilis ...

John Dryden - 1871 - 294 pages
...ill supply. 7i In dreams they fearful precipices tread, Or shipwracked labour to some distant shore, Or in dark churches walk among the dead; They wake with horror and dare sleep no more. 72 second days The morn they look on with unwilling eyes, Till from their maintop joyful...
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