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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 01 - part 05
Torquato Tasso
LVI Guascher and Raiphe in valor like there was. The one and other Guido, famous both, Germer and Eberard to overpass, In foul oblivion would my Mu...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 04 - part 04
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XLIX 'Three times the shape of my dear mother came, Pale, sad, dismayed, to warn me in my, Alas, how far from the same Whose eyes shone erst like ...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 05 - part 01
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THE ARGUMENT. Gernando scorns Rinaldo should aspire To rule that charge for which he seeks and strives, And slanders him so far, that in his ire T...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 05 - part 03
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XXXIII Arnoldo, minion of the Prince thus slain, Augments the fault in telling it, and saith, This Prince murdered, for a quarrel vain, By young R...Rate it:

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The Brus Book VII
John Barbour
[The king escapes from the hound] The king towart the wod is gane Wery forswayt and will of wane Intill the wod sone entryt he And held doun t...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book 10
John Milton
Mean while the heinous and despiteful act Of Satan, done in Paradise; and how He, in the serpent, had perverted Eve, Her husband she, to taste t...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book X
John Milton
Thus they in lowliest plight repentant stood Praying, for from the Mercie-seat above Prevenient Grace descending had remov'd The stonie from thir h...Rate it:

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The Athenaid: Volume II: Book the Nineteenth
Richard Glover
The morning breaks; Nicanor sudden greets The gen'ral; welcome tidings in these words He utters loud: The citadel is won, The tyrant slaughter'd. W...Rate it:

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The Book of Urizen: Chapter V
William Blake
1. In terrors Los shrunk from his task: His great hammer fell from his hand: His fires beheld, and sickening, Hid their strong limbs in smoke. For...Rate it:

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The Brus Book VIII
John Barbour
[The king in Kyle] The king fra Schyr Aymer wes gane Gadryt his menye everilkan And left bath woddis and montanys And held hys way strak till ...Rate it:

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The Brus Book X
John Barbour
[Preparations for battle against John of Lorn] Quhen Thomas Randell on this wis Wes takyn as Ik her devys And send to dwell in gud keping For spek ...Rate it:

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The Columbiad: Book III
Joel Barlow
The Argument Actions of the Inca Capac. A general invasion of his dominions threatened by the mountain savages. Rocha, the Inca's son, sent with a...Rate it:

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Custer: Book Third
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I As in the long dead days marauding hosts Of Indians came from far Siberian coasts, And drove the peaceful Aztecs from their grounds, Despoiled t...Rate it:

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Homer's Battle Of The Frogs And Mice. Book II
Thomas Parnell
When rosy-finger'd Morn had ting'd the Clouds, Around their Monarch-Mouse the Nation crouds, Slow rose the Monarch, heav'd his anxious Breast, And ...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 05 - part 04
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XLIX 'If then you scorn to be in prison pent, If bonds, as high disgrace, your hands refuse; Or if your still to maintain are bent Your liberty, a...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 05 - part 05
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LXV But yet all ways the wily witch could find Could not Tancredi's heart to loveward move, His sails were filled with another wind, He list no bl...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book 11
John Milton
Undoubtedly he will relent, and turn From his displeasure; in whose look serene, When angry most he seemed and most severe, What else but favour...Rate it:

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Paradise Regained: The Fourth Book
John Milton
Perplexed and troubled at his bad success The Tempter stood, nor had what to reply, Discovered in his fraud, thrown from his hope So oft, and the p...Rate it:

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The Book of Urizen: Chapter VIII
William Blake
1. Urizen explor'd his dens Mountain, moor, & wilderness, With a globe of fire lighting his journey A fearful journey, annoy'd By cruel enormities:...Rate it:

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The Fan : A Poem. Book III.
John Gay
Thus Mommus spoke. When sage Minerva rose, From her sweet lips smooth elocution flows, Her skilful hand an ivory pallet grac'd, Where shining colou...Rate it:

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Jerusalem Delivered - Book 02 - part 07
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LXXXVI "But if our sins us of his help deprive, Of his high justice let no mercy fall; Yet should our deaths us some contentment give, To die, wher...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book 07
John Milton
Descend from Heaven, Urania, by that name If rightly thou art called, whose voice divine Following, above the Olympian hill I soar, Above the fl...Rate it:

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Paradise Lost: Book 12
John Milton
As one who in his journey bates at noon, Though bent on speed; so here the Arch-Angel paused Betwixt the world destroyed and world restored, If ...Rate it:

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The Athenaid: Volume II: Book the Seventeenth
Richard Glover
Sicinus, long by unpropitious winds Lock'd in Geræstus, to their fickle breath, Half-adverse still, impatient spread the sail. Six revolutions of t...Rate it:

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The Brus Book XIV
John Barbour
[Edward Bruce goes to Ireland] The erle off Carrik Schyr Edward, That stoutar wes than a libard And had na will to be in pes, Thocht that Scot...Rate it:

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