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The Poetical Works of John Milton: English and Latin, Volume 2
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author
John Milton,Elijah Fenton
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Memoir, Etc (Classic Reprint)
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Adam ahove Almighty angel appear'd arms aseend behold call’d Canaan cherubim creatures dark death deep delight divine douht dreadful dwell eaeh eall ehange eliff eloud eome eould ereated erew eternal evil eyes faee fair faith Father fear fire fruit gates glory Gods hand happy hast hath heard heart heast Heav'n and Earth heav'nly hefore Hell hill hliss hoth hring instinet Ithuriel JOHN MILTON King lest light live mankind Messiah mueh night numbers o'er ohey onee pain PARADISE LOST pass'd plaee pleas'd pow'r rais'd reign reply'd return'd round sapience Satan searee seat seem'd seeond seraph serpent shalt sight soon spake spi'rits spirits stars stood sueh sweet taste thee thenee thine things thither thou hast thoughts throne thyself tow'ard tree turn'd vex'd voiee wand'ring whieh wings Zephon
Page 191 - Yet when I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems And in herself complete; so well to know Her own, that what she wills to do or say Seems wisest, virtuousest, discreetest, best...
Page 1 - OF Man's First Disobedience, and the Fruit Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal taste Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of Eden, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav'nly Muse, that on the secret top Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire That Shepherd, who first taught the chosen Seed, In the Beginning how the Heav'ns and Earth Rose out of Chaos...
Page 8 - What matter where, if I be still the same, And what I should be, all but less than he Whom thunder hath made greater? Here at least We shall be free...
Page 109 - Angels; for ye behold him, and with songs And choral symphonies, day without night, Circle his throne rejoicing; ye in Heaven, On earth join, all ye creatures, to extol Him first, him last, him midst, and without end.
Page 303 - Began to parch that temperate clime ; whereat In either hand the hast'ning angel caught Our ling'ring parents, and to th' eastern gate Led them direct, and down the cliff as fast To the subjected plain ; then disappear'd. 640 They looking back, all th...
Page 48 - The secrets of the hoary deep ; a dark Illimitable ocean, without bound, Without dimension; where length, breadth, and height, And time, and place, are lost ; where eldest Night And Chaos, ancestors of Nature, hold Eternal anarchy, amidst the noise Of endless wars, and by confusion stand.
Page 4 - This downfall : since by fate the strength of gods And this empyreal substance cannot fail ; Since through experience of this great event In arms not worse, in foresight much...
Page 109 - These are thy glorious works, Parent of good, Almighty, thine this universal frame, Thus wondrous fair; thyself how wondrous then ! Unspeakable, who sitt'st above these heavens, To us invisible, or dimly seen In these thy lowest works; yet these declare Thy goodness beyond thought, and power divine.