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" Of these the false Achitophel was first; A name to all succeeding ages curst: For close designs and crooked councils fit; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit; Restless, unfixed in principles and place; In power unpleased, impatient of disgrace: A fiery... "
The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature - Pagina 444
1847
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Wit and Humor

Leigh Hunt - 1846 - 261 pagina’s
...throne, Were rais'd in power, and public office high ; Strong bands, if bands ungrateful men could tie. Of these the false Achitophel was first, — A name...Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix'd in principles and place, Inpower unpleas'd, impatient of disgrace ; A fiery soul, that working...
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Wit and Humour, Selected from the English Poets; with an Illustrative Essay ...

Leigh Hunt - 1846 - 357 pagina’s
...throne, Were rais'd in power, and public office high ; Strong bands, if bands ungrateful men could tie. Of these the false Achitophel was first,— A name...Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix 'd in principles and place, In power unpleas'd, impatient of disgrace ; A fiery soul, that working...
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Literary and Historical Memorials of London, Volume 1

John Heneage Jesse - 1847 - 456 pagina’s
...the Second, and the " Achitophel " of Dryden's immortal poem. For close designs and crooked counsels fit ; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless,...power unpleased, impatient of disgrace ; A fiery soul, which, working out its way, Fretted the pigmy body to decay, And o'er-informed the tenement of clay,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1847
...verse it would be vain to eulogise. _ [Character of Sliaftabury.] [From ' Absalom and Achitophel. "] present deity, the vaulted roofs rebound : With ravish'd ears The monarch hears, Assumes the god ami crooked counsels fit ; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix'd in principles...
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Cyclopędia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - 1847
...eulogise. [Character of Shnftafou.ry.'] [From ' Absalom and Achitophel.'] Of these the false Achitophel wan @ counsels fit ; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix'd in principles and place ;...
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London and Its Celebrities: A Second Series of Literary and ..., Volume 1

John Heneage Jesse - 1850
...Charles the Second, and the " Achitophel " of Dryden's poem : — For close designs, and crooked counsels fit . Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless,...power unpleased, impatient of disgrace . A fiery soul, which, working out its way, Fretted the pigmy-body to decay, And o'er-informed the tenement of clay....
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1850
...his verse it would be vain to eulogise. [Character of Sitaflcfbvry.'] [From ' Abmlom and AchitopheL*] e Lives in his issue, even so the race Of Shakspeare's...and manners brightly ihine* In his well turned an counsels fit ; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix'd in principles and place; In...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851
...divide the crown: He rais'da mortal to the skies; She drew an angel down. CHARACTER OF SHAFTESBURY. Of these the false Achitophel was first ; A name to...succeeding ages curst: For close designs and crooked counsels fit; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix'd in principles and place ; In...
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The Literature and the Literary Men of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 1

Abraham Mills - 1851
...divide the crown: He rais'da mortal to the skies; She drew an angel down. CHARACTER OF SHAFTESBURY. Of these the false Achitophel was first ; A name to...succeeding ages curst: For close designs and crooked counsels fit; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless, unfix'd in principles and place ; In...
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Life of Algernon Sidney: With Sketches of Some of His Contemporaries and ...

George Van Santvoord - 1851 - 334 pagina’s
...under the name of Achitophel, in a satire that will last as long as the English language is spoken : " Of these the false Achitophel was first, A name to all succeeding ages cursed. For close designs and crooked counsels fit ; Sagacious, bold, and turbulent of wit ; Restless,...
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