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" Then we upon our globe's last verge shall go, And see the ocean leaning on the sky ; From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know, And on the lunar world securely pry. "
The life of Samuel Johnson. [With] The principal corrections and additions ... - Pagina 246
di James Boswell - 1807
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A Book about Travelling, Past and Present ...

Thomas Allan Croal - 1877 - 608 pagine
...be supplied. Then we upon our globe's last verge shall go, And view the ocean leaning on the sky ; From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know And on the lunar world securely pry. DRYDEN. — Annas Mirabilis, 1666. OCEAN STEAMERS THE FIRST ATLANTIC STEAMER — THE 'GREAT WESTERN'...
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Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell: Astrĉa Redux ; Annus Mirabilis ...

John Dryden - 1878 - 301 pagine
...be supplied. 164 Then we upon our globe's last verge shall go And view the ocean leaning on the sky: From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know And on the lunar world securely pry. 165 Apoaropiu This I foretell, from your auspicious care Who great in search of God and Nature grow;...
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The revengers tragaedie. The transformed metamorphosis

Cyril Tourneur - 1878
...Annas Alirabilis: " Then we upon our orb's last verge shall go And see the ocean leaning on the sky, From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know, And on the lunar world securely pry." The unsteadfast man's control. He is now, I presume, beginning to touch on the corruption of the foremost...
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Johnson. Select works, ed. with intr. and notes by A. Milnes. Lives of ...

Samuel Johnson - 1879
...conscious : — 'Then we upon our orb's last verge shall go, And see the ocean leaning on the sky; From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know, And on the lunar world securely pry.' These lines have no meaning ; but may we not say, in imitation of Cowley on another book, — '"Tis...
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The life of Samuel Johnson ... together with The journal of a tour ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - 1884
...these lines:— ' Then we upon our globe's last verge shall go, And see the ocean leaning on the sky; From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know,...of puns, Johnson, who had a great contempt for that 1 Dr. Johnson's memory here was not perfectly accurate : " Eugenio " does not conclude thus. There...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Together with The Journal of a ..., Volume 2

James Boswell - 1884
...lines are part of an allusion to the Royal Society, in the Annus Mirabilis, stanza 164. — Croker. species of wit, deigned to allow that there was one good pun in " Menagiana," I think on the word corps.1 Much pleasant conversation passed, which Johnson relished with great good humour. But his conversation...
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The History of England, from the Accession of James the Second, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1886
...Society. § " Then we tipon the globe's last verge shall £o, And view the ocean leaning on the sky, Fiom thence our rolling neighbours we shall know, ' And on the lunar world securely pry." and six to visit the Gresham curiosities, and broke forth into cries of delight at fmding that a magnet...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life (v.l, 1709-1765; v.2 1765-1776; v.3, 1776 ...

James Boswell - 1887
...these 'lines : "Then we upon our globe's last verge shall go, And see the ocean leaning on the sky; From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know,...one good pun in Menagiana, I think on the word corps 3. Much pleasant conversation passed, which Johnson relished with great good humour. But his conversation...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - 1887
...these lines : "Then we upon our globe's last verge shall go, And see the ocean leaning on the sky; From thence our rolling neighbours we shall know,...Johnson, who had a great contempt for that species of wit 2, deigned to allow that there was one good pun in Menagiana, I think on the word corps 3. Much pleasant...
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Boswell's Life of Johnson: Life

James Boswell - 1887
...world securely pry.'" Talking of puns, Johnson, who had a great contempt for that species of wit 2, deigned to allow that there was one good pun in Menagiana, I think on the word corps 3. Much pleasant conversation passed, which Johnson relished with great good humour. But his conversation...
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