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The selected word "now" appears 42 times in the following 16 texts (sorted by results):

  1. The Characters of the Christ-Cross Row, By a Critic, To Mrs —  (7 results)
            11    No more, our Esthers now are nought but Hetties,
            33    Now a pert prig, he perks upon your face;
            34    Now peers, pores, ponders with profound grimace;
            35    Now a proud prince, in pompous purple dressed,
            36    And now a player, a peer, a pimp or priest,
            38    Now seems a penny, and now shows a pound.

  2. The Progress of Poesy. A Pindaric Ode  (6 results)
              7    Now the rich stream of music winds along,
            10    Now rowling down the steep amain,
            32    Now pursuing, now retreating,
            33    Now in circling troops they meet:
          113    Wakes thee now? Though he inherit

  3. [Parody on an Epitaph]  (4 results)
              1    Now clean, now hideous, mellow now, now gruff,

  4. [Translation from Dante, Inferno Canto xxxiii 1-78]  (4 results)
            14    Pisa's perfidious prelate, this: now hear
            47    Foresaw, foreknew; oh! if thou weep not now,
            49    Sad with the fears of sleep, and now the hour
            80    On their dear names, that heard me now no more;

  5. [Translation from Statius, Thebaid VI 646-88, 704-24]  (4 results)
            13    Nor more; for now Nesimachus's son,
            41    And now in dust the polished ball he rolled,
            43    Now fitting to his grip and nervous arm,
            49    It towers to cut the clouds; now through the skies

  6. The Descent of Odin. An Ode  (3 results)
            57    Now my weary lips I close:
            71    Now my weary lips I close:
            82    King of Men, I know thee now,

  7. Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard  (3 results)
              5    Now fades the glimmering landscape on the sight,
          105    'Hard by yon wood, now smiling as in scorn,
          107    'Now drooping, woeful wan, like one forlorn,

  8. [Ode on the Pleasure Arising from Vicissitude]  (2 results)
              1    Now the golden Morn aloft
            21    Their raptures now that wildly flow,

  9. William Shakespeare to Mrs Anne, Regular Servant to the Revd Mr Precentor of York  (2 results)
              4    Though now a book and interleaved, you see.
              8    But what awaits me now is worst of all.

  10. The Bard. A Pindaric Ode  (1 result)
            95    "Now, brothers, bending o'er the accursed loom,

  11. The Candidate  (1 result)
            11    'I don't know,' says Law, 'now methinks, for his look,

  12. [Epitaph on a Child]  (1 result)
              6    Now let him sleep in peace his night of death.

  13. The Fatal Sisters. An Ode  (1 result)
              1    Now the storm begins to lower,

  14. Ode for Music  (1 result)
            49    Their human passions now no more,

  15. Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College  (1 result)
            25    Who foremost now delight to cleave

  16. On L[or]d H[olland']s Seat near M[argat]e, K[en]t  (1 result)
            13    Now mouldering fanes and battlements arise,

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