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" Thammuz came next behind, Whose annual wound in Lebanon allured The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties all a summer's day, While smooth Adonis from his native rock Ran purple to the sea, supposed with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded... "
The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers - Page 311
by British essayists - 1823
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The British Essayists; with Prefaces, Historical and Biographical,: The ...

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1810
...ditties nil a summer's day ; \Vhile smooth Adonis from his native rock Kan purple to the sea, suppos'd with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded : the love tale Infected Sion's daughters with like heat, AVhose wanton passions in the sacred porch Ezekiel saw; when, by the vision led, ( His eyes survcy'd...
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Rowe's Lucan ; Grainger's Tibullus ; Fawkes's Theocritus ; Apollonuis ...

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...Whose annual wound in Lebanon allur'd The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties all a summer's day, While smooth Adonis, from his native rock, Ran purple to the sea, suppos'd with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded. Par. Lost, b, 1. Give me leave here to insert the account...
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Cowley, Denham, Milton

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...bis native rock Ran purple to the sea, suppos'd with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded : the love-tale Infected Sion's daughters with like heat; Whose wanton passions in the sacred porch Eaekiel saw, when, by the vision led, His eye survey'd the dark idolatries Of alienated Judah. Next...
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A Selection of Curious Articles from the Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 1

John Walker - 1811
...Whose annual wound in Lebanon allur'd The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties all a summer's day, While smooth Adonis from his native rock Ran purple to the sea, suppos'd with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded : &c. Paradise Lost, b. I. 446. Newton has very properly...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 4

Joseph Addison - 1811
...Whose annual wound in Lebanon allur'd The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In am rous ditties all a summer's day, While smooth Adonis from his native rock Ran purple to the sea, suppos'd with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded: the love-tale Infected Sion's daughters with like heat....
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The Martyrs: Or, The Triumph of the Christian Religion, Volume 2

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - French fiction - 1812
...Whose annual wound in Lebanon allur'd The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties all a summer's day : While smooth Adonis from his native...; supposed with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded." Par. Lost, b. 1, v. 445. It is a curious fact authenticated by various writers, from Lucian down to...
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A Sketch of Modern and Ancient Geography

Samuel Butler - 1813 - 246 pages
...Whole annual wound in Lebanon allur'd The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties all a summer's day, While smooth Adonis from his native rock Ran purple to the sea, supposed with blood Below it is Berytus, now Berut; below it is Sidon, so renowned in sacred and profane history, now Sayda...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton - 1813 - 565 pages
...native roek 450 Ran purple to the sea, suppos'd with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded : the love-tale Infected Sion's daughters with like heat, Whose wanton passions in the sacred porch Kzekiel saw, when, by the vision led, 43* I His eye surveyed the dark idolatries Of alienated Judah....
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Plutarch's Lives, Volume 2

Plutarch, John Langhorne, William Langhorne, Francis Wrangham - Greece - 1816
...Ezek. viii. 14. " And behold there sat women weeping for Tammuz," that is, Adonis. (L.) Hence Milton's Smooth Adonis from his native rock Ran purple to the sea, supposed with blood Of Tammuz yearly wounded. PL 1. 450. But see Ricard in lac. Herod, ii. 48, &c.* x The Athenians had statues...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 13

1823
...lament his fate, In amorous ditties all a summer day ; While smooth Adonis from his native rock Fan purple to the sea, supposed with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded. The love tale Infected Sion's daughter! with the heat ; Whose wanton passions in the sacred porch Kzekiel saw, when, by the vision...
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