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" The one seemed woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a serpent armed With mortal sting. "
'Les origines de la France contemporaine'. The Revolution, tr. by J. Durand - Page 50
by Hippolyte Adolphe Taine - 1878
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The o.ie seem'd woman to the waist, and fair, 650 But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a serpent arm'd With mortal sting : about her middle round A cry of Hell hounds never ceasing bark'd With wide...
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Paradise lost: With notes, selected from Newton and others, to ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
...fire, Yet unconsum'd. Before the gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The one seem'd woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold 65 1 Voluminous and vast, a serpent arm'd With mortal sting : about her middle round A cry of Hell-hounds...
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Paradise lost, a poem. With the life of the author [by E. Fenton].

John Milton, Elijah Fenton - 1800
...fire, Yet unconsum'd. Before the gates there sat On cither side a formidahle shapei The one scem'd woman to the waist, and fair; But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast; a serpent arm'd With mortal Mingi ahout her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never ceasing hark'd With wide...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek. With Notes and ...

Longinus - Rhetoric, Ancient - 1800 - 215 pages
...out with the nicest skill, and raise a rational abhorrence of such hideous objects. The one seem'd woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold, Voluminous and vast ! a serpent arm'd With mortal sting: about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never ceasing bark'd With wide...
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Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - History - 1801
...gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The one seem'd woman to the waist, and fair, 650 But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a serpent arm'd With mortal sting : about her middle round A cry of Hell-hounds never ceasing bark'd With wide...
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Memoirs of the Life of Dr. Darwin, Chiefly During His Residence in Lichfield ...

Anna Seward - Lichfield (England) - 1804 - 313 pages
...changing dies. By this picture we are reminded of the figure of Sin at the gates of hell. The one seem'd woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many a scaly fold, Voluminous and vast! MILTON'S Paradise Lost. The ensuing transformation conveys us from the flat shores of the Nile to the...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson

John Milton - 1807
...gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The one scem'd woman to the waist, and fair, 650 But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a serpent arm'd With mortal sting: about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never ceasing hark 654 With wide...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1808
...in Paradisg Lost. " Before the gates there sat. On either side, a formidable shape. The one seeni'd woman to the waist, and fair^ But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast, a serpent arm'd With mortal sting; about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds, never ceasing, bark'd With wide...
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The Savage

Piomingo - National characteristics, American - 1810 - 312 pages
...nothing in the regions of fancy, unless it be the Scylla of the poets, or Milton's Sin, who seemed a woman to the waist, and fair, But ended foul in many...armed With mortal sting: about her middle round A cry of hellhounds neverceasing barked With wide Cerberian mouths full loud, and rung A hideous peal....
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Cowper's Milton, in Four Volumes: Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a ...

William Hayley, John Milton, William Cowper - Literary Criticism - 1810
...fire, Yet unconsum'd. Before the gates there sat On either side a formidable shape ; The one seem'd woman to the waist, and fair; But ended foul in many a scaly fold Voluminous and vast ; a serpent arm'd With mortal sting : about her middle round A cry of hell-hounds never-ceasing bark'd \Vith wide...
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