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A Critical Dissertation, with Notes, on Milton's Paradise Regained
Fragmentweergave - 1972
A Critical Dissertation with Notes on Milton's Paradise Regained
Geen voorbeeld beschikbaar - 2016
admire againſt antient attains Beaſts beautiful better Book Charms City Clouds Conduct Defart Delight deſcribed Deſire Devil drawn Edit equally Errata excellent expreſſed fair Fame Field firſt foregoing give given Glory Glory and Fame Hand Harmony hath hear Herd Hill himſelf Honour Images Imagination inſpired Inſtruction Kings laid leaſt leave leſs Light Lines lively Loft Man's mention Milton Mind moral moſt Mountain muſt never Night Opinions Paradiſe Paradiſe Loſt Perſons pleaſe Pleaſure Poem Poet pointed Power Praiſe Pride Prophecies Reader receiv'd reſt returns Riches Rivers Rule ſame Satan Saviour ſaw ſcarce ſee ſeem Senſe ſeveral Shade ſhould ſide ſome Son of God Sound Spirit ſtrong Subject Succeſs ſuch taught tell Tempter tempting thee Thence theſe thing thoſe thou Thoughts Throne tion Truth Virtue wanting whoſe wide Winds Wings Worth write
Pagina 25 - Look once more ere we leave this specular mount Westward, much nearer by south-west, behold Where on the ^Egean shore a city stands Built nobly, pure the air, and light the soil ; Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence...
Pagina 23 - Things vulgar, and, well weigh'd, scarce worth the praise ? They praise, and they admire, they know not what, And know not whom, but as one leads the other...
Pagina 18 - Hesperides, that seem'd Fairer than feign'd of old or fabled since Of faery damsels, met in forest wide By knights of Logres, or of Lyones, Lancelot, or Pelleas, or Pellenore.
Pagina 27 - Wise men have said, are wearisome ; who reads Incessantly, and to his reading brings not A spirit and judgment equal or superior, (And what he brings what needs he elsewhere seek?) Uncertain and unsettled still remains, Deep versed in books, and shallow in himself, Crude or intoxicate, collecting toys And trifles for choice matters, worth a sponge ; As children gathering pebbles on the shore.
Pagina 22 - Of nations ; there the capitol thou seest Above the rest lifting his stately head On the Tarpeian rock, her citadel Impregnable, and there Mount Palatine, The...
Pagina 24 - Mars the other; Till conqueror Death discover them scarce men, Rolling in brutish vices, and deformed, Violent or shameful death their due reward. But if there be in glory aught of good, It may by means far different be attained Without ambition, war, or violence ; By deeds of peace, by wisdom eminent, By patience, temperance : I mention still Him whom thy wrongs with saintly patience borne Made famous in a land and times obscure.
Pagina 19 - Extol not riches then, the toil of fools, The wise man's cumbrance, if not snare; more apt To slacken virtue, and abate her edge Than prompt her to do aught may merit praise.
Pagina 28 - Though rooted deep as high, and sturdiest oaks, Bow'd their stiff necks, loaden with stormy blasts, Or torn up sheer.
Pagina 25 - Athens, the eye of Greece, mother of arts And eloquence, native to famous wits Or hospitable, in her sweet recess, City or suburban, studious walks and shades. See there the olive grove of Academe, Plato's retirement, where the Attic bird Trills her thick-warbled notes the summer long; There flowery hill Hymettus, with the sound Of bees...