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" To speak; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose him round With all his peers: Attention held them mute. Thrice he assay'd, and thrice, in spite of scorn, Tears, such as Angels weep, burst forth: at last Words, interwove... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 386
1852
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...to wing, and half inclose him round With all his peers: Attention held them mute. Thrice he assay'd, and thrice, in spite of scorn, Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth He now prepar'd The catalogue of evil spirits has abundance of learning in it, and a very agreeable...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...now prepar'd To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they bend, From wing to win;;, and half inclose him round With all his peers : Attention held them mute. Thrice he assay'd, and thrice, in spite of scorn, Tears, snch as angels weep, burst forth The catalogue of evil...
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The popish divan, or, Political sanhedrim [a poem].

Erinaceus (pseud.) - 1809
...can the good receive, nor bad expel." — DHYDEN. , . 40 And thus bespeak, Sic." Thrice he assay'd, and thrice, in spite of scorn, " Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth ; at last "Words, intenvove with sighs, found out their way." — MILTON. 43 You feel, with me, #c. — His lordship...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton,: With Notes of Various Authors. To which ...

John Milton, Henry John Todd - 1809
...Henowprepar'd 615 Tofpeak; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclofe him round With all his peers : Attention held them mute. Thrice he afiay'd, and thrice, in fpite of fcorn, Tears, fuch as Angels weep, burft forth : at lafl fents the...
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Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a Commentary upon it by William Cowper

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepar'd To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose him round...all his peers; attention held them mute. Thrice he assay'd, and thrice, in spite of scorn, Tears, such as Angels weep, burst forth : at last Words, interwove...
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The Spectator, Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1810
...same guilt and ruin with himself. — He now prepar'd Tospeak; whereat their doubled ranks they bond , From wing to wing, and half enclose him round With all his peers : attention held them aiute. Thrice he essay'd ; and thrice, in spite of scorn,. Tears, such as angels weep, burst fortli...
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La Belle Assemblée, Volume 1

1806
...growth, though Stand on the blasted heath. He uow prepar'd To speak; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose him round With all his peer* : attention held them mute. Thrice he assav'd, and thrice in spite of scorn, Tears, such as arigeU...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 4

Joseph Addison - 1811
...in the same guilt and ruin with himself. He now prepar'd To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose him round...all his peers : attention held them mute. Thrice he assay 'd, and thrice in spite of scorn Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth The catalogue of evil...
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The Gleaner: A Series of Periodical Essays, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English essays - 1811
...flung For hi* revolt .. Mark the effect : i. He now prepar'd To speak •-• •• Thrice he assay'd, and thrice, in spite of scorn, Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth. Book I. v. 604, &c. Nor has Virgil suffered the unnatural and abandoned Mezentius, equally the contemner...
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The Martyrs: Or, The Triumph of the Christian Religion, Volume 1

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - Christian martyrs - 1812
...harvest-man ; with the other he conceals the only wound he ever reFrom wing to wing-, and half inclose him round With all his peers : attention held them...Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth ; at last Words interwQre with sighs, found out their way. Par. Lost. I. 604 ceived, which Christ the conqueror inflicted...
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