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" White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the masts, and sing through every shroud ; Pale, trembling, tired, the sailors freeze with fears; And instant death on every wave appears \— So pale the Greeks the eyes of Hector meet, The chief... "
Avenia: Or, A Tragical Poem, on the Oppression of the Human Species, and ... - Page 193
1805 - 358 pages
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek, with Notes and ...

Longinus, William Smith - Authors, Greek - 1752 - 242 pages
...defcription of a tempeft in the cviith Pfalm, which runs in a very high vein of Sublimity, and has White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the mafts, and fing thro' ev'ry Ihroud : Pale, trembling, tir'd the failors freeze with fears, And inftant...
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The Iliad, tr. by mr. Pope. [With notes partly by W. Broome. Preceded by] An ...

Homerus - 1756 - 262 pages
...dweft amidft the main* Far o\r the deep (a trackttfs path) they gi, ftnd .o/anitr QUUIU, iapurfuit White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the mafts, and fing thro' ev'ry fhrond: 75e, Pale, trembling, tir'd, the failors freeze with fears; And...
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The Visitor: By Several Hands, Volume 2

William Dodd - English essays - 1764 - 330 pages
...One weeps and wails —defpairing of relief, One ftupid ftands, his fears congeal his grief; E 3 This White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the majls, and fing thro' every fhroud t 'Pale trembling, tir'd, the failors freeze with fears, And inftant...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 1

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1765 - 534 pages
...: • Burfts as a wave that from the cloud impends, And fwell'd with tempefts on the fhip defcends. White are the decks with foam : the winds aloud Howl o'er the mafts, and fing through every fhroud. Pale, trembling, tir'd, the failors freeze with fears, And inftant...
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The Iliad, Volume 24

Homer - 1773 - 248 pages
...all; Burfts as a wave that from the clouds impends, And fwell'd with tempefts on the (hip defcends ; White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the marts, and fing through ev'ry Ihroud; Pale, trembling, tir'd, the Tailors freeze with fears ; And in...
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Extracts from mr. Pope's translation corresponding with The beauties of ...

Homerus, William Holwell - 1776 - 394 pages
...that from the clouds impends, "'.'.. " And fwell'd with tempgfts on' the fhip defcends ; .";.':. : White are the decks with foam ; the .winds aloud '; ' Howl o'er the mafts, and fing thro' ev'ry fhrourf:i:a:'3 ' ..' Pale, trembling, tir'd, the failors .freeze with fears...
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The Mysteries of Udolpho: A Romance, Volume 3

Ann Ward Radcliffe - English fiction - 1794 - 480 pages
...XIII. ** As when a wrave, that from a cloud impends, And, fwell'd with tempefts, on the fhip defcends, White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the mails, and ling .through ev'ry mroud : Pale, trembhng, tir'd, the failors freeze with fears, And inftant...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical ...

Robert Anderson - English poetry - 1795 - 970 pages
...alt: i'iMi!i. $ a wave that from the clouds impends. And fwell'd with tempeds on the fhip defcends ; White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the mafts, and fing thro' every fhroud: Pale, trembling, tir'd, the failors freeze with fean; And inftant...
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The Statistical Account of Scotland: Drawn Up from the ..., Volume 15

Sir John Sinclair - Scotland - 1795 - 664 pages
...the year, is blafted in an hour. Boats are overfet, (hips are wrecked, and the hardy mariner; perilh. White are the decks with foam, the winds aloud Howl o'er the mafts, and fing through every fliroud ; Pale, trembling, tir'd, the failors freeze with fears, And...
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The Mysteries of Udolpho: A Romance; Interspersed with Some Pieces ..., Volume 3

Ann Ward Radcliffe - 1795 - 476 pages
...XIII. " As when a wave, that from a cloud impends, And, fwell'd with tempefts, on the fhip defcends, White are the decks with foam ; the winds aloud Howl o'er the mafts, and fing through ev'ry rtiroud : Pale, trembling, tir'd, the failors freeze with fears, And...
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