- This, however, was also one of the ordinary formal modes of punishment for great public offences.Footnotes (54% in)
- Such a change was important at a time when poetry was the only known mode of publication (to use a modern phrase not altogether suitable, yet the nearest approaching to the sense).Introduction (48% in)
- For when the mode of learning changed in the following ages, and science was delivered in a plainer manner, it then became as reasonable in the more modern poets to lay it aside, as it was in Homer to make use of it.Preface (16% in)
- 295 In reference to the whole scene that follows, the remarks of Coleridge are well worth reading:— "By a close study of life, and by a true and natural mode of expressing everything, Homer was enabled to venture upon the most peculiar and difficult situations, and to extricate himself from them with the completest success.Footnotes (95% in)
There are no more uses of "mode" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope).
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