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" Millions of Spirits for his fault amerced* Of Heaven, and from eternal splendours flung For his revolt; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory withered: as when Heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately... "
The History of Scotland: From the Union of the Crowns on the Accession of ... - Page 462
by Malcolm Laing - 1804
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Paradise lost: With notes, selected from Newton and others, to ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
...his revolt, yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heav'n's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top...stately growth tho' bare Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepar'd 615 To speak ; whereat their doubl'd ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half inclose...
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Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - 1801
...his revolt, yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heav'n's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth though bare Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepar'd 615 To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks...
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The poems of Ossian, &c. containing the poetical works of J. Macpherson ...

Ossian - 1805
...heaven,] — "So stood the king." Another repetition of Milton's, " Faithful how they stood. Their żlory withered." As when heaven's fire Hath scathed the...mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare. Stands on the blasted heath. *' 'He sends forth the voice of power. Raise my standards...
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An analytical inquiry into the principles of taste

Richard Payne Knight - 1805
...his revolt : yet faithful how they stood Their glory withered : as when Heaven's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks or mountain pines, With singed top, their stately growth, though bare, AA 3 PART iII. Of the Sublime and Pathetic. Stands on the blasted heath. He now prcpar'd...
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All the odes of Pindar, tr. by J.L. Girdlestone

Pindarus - 1810
...but dare not approach near. V. 52. Wuhforuls A/act.] See Par. Lost, b. 1. v. 612. " As when heav'n's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pines...stately growth, tho' bare, Stands on the blasted heath." Whether Milton had or had not Pindar's description in hit mind, the blackness, 1 con. ccive, Pindar...
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Essays on the Picturesque, as Compared with the Sublime and the ..., Volume 1

Sir Uvedale Price - Aesthetics, British - 1810 - 1210 pages
...the mind, and has kept it fixed on a few grand and awful images : As when heaven's fire Has scatb'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines. With singed top...stately growth tho' bare, Stands on the blasted heath. high arched crest and flowjpg mane, is fre-. quently represented in painting; but his prevailing pharacter,...
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Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a Commentary upon it by William Cowper

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...his revolt ; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heaven's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepar'd To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they...
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Essays on the Picturesque, as Compared with the Sublime and the ..., Volume 1

Sir Uvedale Price - Landscape gardening - 1810
...the mind, and has kept it fixed on a few grand and awful images : As when heaven's fire Has scatb'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth tho1 bare, Stands on the blasted heath. high arched crest and flowing mane, is frequently represented...
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Letters ... written between the years 1784 and 1807 [ed. by A. Constable].

Anna Seward - 1811
...the mnses hanut Clear spring, or shady grove, or sunny hill." -" As when Heaven's fire Has scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top...stately growth, tho* bare, Stands on the blasted heath." " Ye vallies law, that the mild whispers lisp. Of shades, and wanton winds, and gushing brooks, On...
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Letters of Anna Seward: written between the years 1784 and 1807 ...

Anna Seward, Archibald Constable - 1811
...where the muses haunt Clear spring, or shady grove, or sunny hill." " As when Heaven's fire Has scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, tho' bare, Stands on the litusteil heath." « Ye rallies low, that the mild whispers USR Of shades, and wanton winds, and gushing...
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