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" Yet simple Nature to his hope has given, Behind the cloud-topt hill, an humbler heaven; Some safer world in depth of woods embraced, Some happier island in the watery waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians... "
Der Mensch, ein philosophisches Gedicht - Page 6
by Alexander Pope - 1772 - 351 pages
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An essay on man [by A. Pope]. With some humourous verses on the death of ...

Alexander Pope - Human beings - 1736 - 32 pages
...cloud-top'd Hill an humbler Heaven, 100 Some fafer World in Depth of Woods embrac'd, Some happier Ifland in the watry Wafte ; Where Slaves once more their native Land behold, No Fiends torment, no Chriilians thirft for Gold. To be, contents this natural Defire, 105 He afks no Angel's Wing, or Seraph's...
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The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq: Moral essays

Alexander Pope - 1752
...Some fafer world in depth of woods embrac'd, 105 Some happier ifland in the watry wafte, Where (laves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment,...Chriftians thirft for gold. To Be, contents his natural defire, He afks no Angel's wing, ho Seraph's firej 119 But thinks, admitted to that equal iky, His...
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The works of Alexander Pope. With his last corrections, additions ..., Volume 3

Alexander Pope - 1754
...What blifs above he gives not thee to know, But gives that Hope to be thy blifs belsiv. Where flaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Chriftians thirft for gold. To*Be, contents his natural defire, He afks no Angel's wing, no Seraph's fire ; no But thinks, admitted...
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Essai sur l'homme: poëme philosophique par Alexandre Pope, en cinq langues ...

Alexander Pope - 1762 - 347 pages
...Behind the cloud-topt.hill , an humbler heav'n ; Some fafer world in depth of woods erabrac'd, loc Some happier island in the watry wafte, Where slaves...Chriftians thirft for gold. To Be , contents his natural defire , He asks no Angel's wing, no Seraph's fire; n» But thinks , admitted to that equal sky , His...
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The Art of Poetry on a New Plan: Illustrated with a Great Variety of ...

John Newbery - English poetry - 1762 - 294 pages
...heav'n, Some fafer world in depth of woods embrac'd, Some happier ifland in the watry wafle, Where ftaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no chriftians thirft for gold. To be content's his natural defire, He atks no angel's wing, no feraph't fire ; But thinks, admitted to that...
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Essai sur l'homme

Alexander Pope - 1762 - 116 pages
...heav'n, ЮО Some fafer world, in depht of wood's embrac'd, Some happier Island in the vcatry maße, Where Slaves once more their native land behold , No Fiends torment, no Chrißians thirß for Gold. To be, contents his natural deßre, io£ He aßs no Angel's wing, nor Seraph's...
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An Essay on Man: By Alexander Pope, Esq. Enlarged and Improved by the Author ...

Alexander Pope - 1763 - 124 pages
...Some fafer world in depth of woods embraced, 105 Some happier ifl and in the watry wafte, Where flaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment,...Chriftians thirft for gold, To Be, contents his natural defire, He afks no Angel's wing, no Seraph's fire ; n* VARIATIONS. After ver. 108. in thefirft Ed....
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An Essay on Man

Alexander Pope - 1763 - 124 pages
...Some fafer world in depth of woods embraced, 105 Some happier ifland in the watry wafte, Where flaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment,...Chriftians thirft for gold, To Be, contents his natural defire, He afks no Angel's wing, no Seraph's fire ; no VARIATIONS. After ver. 108. in thefirft Ed....
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The Life of Alexander Pope, Esq: Compiled from Original Manuscripts; with a ...

Owen Ruffhead - Biography - 1769 - 578 pages
...Some fafer world in depth of woods embrac'd, " Some happier ifland in the watry wafte ; " Where flaves once more their native land « behold, ** No fiends torment, no Chriftians thirft fop " gold. " To Be, contents his natural defire, " He a&s no Angel's wing, no Seraph's fire ; " But...
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Essai sur l'homme: poëme philosophique par Alexandre Pope, en cinq langues ...

Alexander Pope - Epistolary poetry - 1772 - 351 pages
...island in the watry wafte , "Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment , jio Chriftians thirft for gold. To Be , contents his natural delire , He asks no Angel's wiry; , no Seraph's five ; no But thinks , admitted to that equal' sky , His faithful dog shall bear...
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