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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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The Philosophy of a Future State

Thomas Dick - Future life - 1836 - 276 pages
...humbler heaven ; Some safer world in depth of woods embraced, gome happier island in the watery waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold, — And thinks, admitted to yon equal sky, His faithful dog shall bear...
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"Liberty": The Image and Superscription on Every Coin Issued by the United ...

Julius Rubens Ames - Antislavery movements - 1837 - 231 pages
...ALEXANDER POPE. Some safer world in depths of woods embraced, Some happier island in the watery waste ; Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. Essay on Man. God fix'd it certain, that, whatever day Makea man a slave,...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837 - 438 pages
...humbler heaven ; Some safer world in depths of woods embrac'd, Some happier island in the watery waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. To be, contents his natural desire, He asks no angel's wing, no seraph's...
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The Book of Gems: Pomfret to Bloomfield

Samuel Carter Hall - English poetry - 1837
...humbler heaven ; Some safer world in depths of woods embrac'd, Some happier island in the watery waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. To be, contents his natural desire, He asks no angel's wing, no seraph's...
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Principles of elocution

William Graham (teacher of elocution.) - 1837
...humbler heav'n ; Some safer world in depth of woods embrac'd, Some happier island in the watery waste, Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. To Be, contents his natural desire, He asks no Angel's wing, no Seraph's...
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The National Preceptor: Or, Selections in Prose and Poetry; Consisting of ...

Jesse Olney - Readers - 1838 - 336 pages
...humbler hcav'n ; Some safer world in depth of woods embrac'd, Some happier island in the wat'ry waste ; Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. 5. To Ic, contents his natural desire ; He asks no angel's wing, no seraph's...
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The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography ...

1838
...humble heaven : Some safer world, in depths of woods embraced, Some happier island in the watery waste. Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold." Marttlloumess, or wonder, is situated immediately above the organ of ideality....
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'., Volume 23

John William Carleton - 1850
...humbler heaven ; Some safer world in depths of wood embraced, Some happier island in the watery waste j Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold. To be — contents his natural desire : He asks no angel's wing, no seraph's...
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Lectures on phrenology, with notes by A. Boardman

George Combe - 1839
...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 thirst for gold." The idea is that as this faculty exists and relates to futurity, the futurity...
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An Improved Grammar of the English Language

Noah Webster - English language - 1839 - 192 pages
...short and the second long. This foot is admitted into every place of the line. Example, all Iambics ; "Where slaves once more their native land behold, No fiends torment, no Christians thirst for gold." The Trochee is a foot consisting of two syllables, the first long and...
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