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by Ale! Pope Eng Select Extracts from Leonidas.
by Glover ECSTACY.
by Thomas Parnell On Liberty and in Praise of M". Howard.
LONDON. Printed by for I. Roach,at the britannia
Printing Office. Weturn Sheet New Drury Theatre Royal May 1.1795,
W IN DSOR FOR E S T.
By ALEXANDER POPE.
To the Rt. Hon. George Lord Lansdowa. "HY forests, Windsor ! and thy green retreats, THY
At once the Monarch's and the Muses seats, Invite my lays. Be present, fylvan maids ! Unlock your springs, and open all your shades. Granville commands ; your aid, O Muses, bring! What Muse for Granville can refuse to sing ?
The groves of Eden, vanish'd now so long,
ad bent While by our oaks the precious loads are borne,? 19.01 And realms commanded which those trees adorn, 3 Not proud Olympus yields a nobler fight, Tho' gods afsembled grace his tow'ring height, Than what more humble mountains offer here, *'3,: Where, in their blessings, all those gods appear..!!...! See Pan with flocks, with fruits Pomona crown'de; Here blushing Flora paints th’enamell’d ground ; ; Here Ceres' gifts in waving prospect ftand, And nodding tempt the joyful reaper's hand; Rich Industry fits smiling on the plains, And peace and plenty tell, a Stuart reigns.
Not thus the land appear'd in ages paft,
To savage beafls and savage laws a prey;
Who claim'd the skies, dispeopled air and floods,
ravishid from th' industrious fwains,