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" The fig-tree, not that kind for fruit renown'd, But such as, at this day, to Indians known, In Malabar or Decan spreads her arms, Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar'd... "
Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and ... - Page 66
by Sir Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell - 1903 - 1021 pages
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 2

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 1824
...Warton. 1103. In Malabar or Decan] Malnbar is the western coast of the peninsula of Hindostan ; the Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The bended twigs take root, and daughters grow 1105 About the mother tree, a pillar'd shade High overarch'd, and echoing walks between ; There oft...
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The Ladies' pocket magazine

1836
...for fruit renown'd. But such as at this day, to Indians known, In Malahar or Decan spreads her a rax, Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The bended twigs takes root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar'd shade High over-arch'd, and echoing...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books

John Milton - Bible - 1826 - 294 pages
...fruit renown'd, 1100 But such as at this day, to Indians known, In Malabar or Decan spreads her arms Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar'd shade 1.105 High overarch'd, and echoing walks between : There oft the Indian...
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The Wonders of Elora: Or, The Narrative of a Journey to the Temples and ...

John Benjamin Seely - Ellora (India) - 1825 - 597 pages
...fruit is, that scarcely any two mangoes off the same tree are of the same colour inside. z Brandling so broad and long, that in ,the ground The bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree ; a pillar'd shade, High over-arch'd, and echoing walks between." Some of these trees cover...
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A Visit to Colombia: In the Years 1822 & 1823, by Laguayra and Caracas, Over ...

William Duane - Colombia - 1826 - 624 pages
...for fruit renowned, But such as at this day to Indians known, In Malabar or Decan, spreads her arms, Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar'd shade : There oft the Indian herdsman shunning heat, Shelters in cool, and...
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The Oriental herald and colonial review [ed. by J.S. Buckingham].

James Silk Buckingham - 1826
...and thence describe the tree " to Indians known," which In Malabar, or Deccan spreads her arms, Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree. I have now brought together two names which hold no inconsiderable station among The genuine...
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First Steps to Botany [...]

James Lawson Drummond - 1826 - 391 pages
...for fruit renown'd, But such as at this day to Indians known In Malabar or Decan, spreads her arms, Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar'd shade High over-arch'd, and echoing walks between : There oft the Indian herdsman,...
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The Oriental Herald and Journal of General Literature, Volume 9

James Silk Buckingham - Great Britain - 1826
...aiid thence describe the tree " to Indians known," which In Malabar, or Deccan spreads her arms, Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree. I have now brought together two names which hold no inconsiderable station among The genuine...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1826
...been before-hand with But such as at this day, to Indians known, In Malabar or Decan spreads her arms Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar 'd shade 1106 High over-arch'd, and echoing walks between : Milton, in introducing...
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The Progresses, Processions, and Magnificent Festivities, of King ..., Volume 4

Pageants - 1828 - 609 pages
...rather closely upon the heels of Jonson here : " The fig tree that In Malabar or Decan spreads her arms Branching so broad and long, that in the ground The...bended twigs take root, and daughters grow About the mother tree, a pillar'd shade High over-arch'd, and echoing walks between." Paradise Lost, ix, 1100....
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