HIGH on a throne of royal state, which far Outshone the wealth of Ormus and of Ind, Or where the gorgeous East with richest hand Showers on her kings barbaric pearl and gold... Paradiso perduto di Milton - Page 58by John Milton - 1852Full view
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Douglas A. Brooks - Literary Criticism - 2008
...not freedom.20 At the beginning of Book 2, Satan sits inside Pandemonium like an eastern king: High on a Throne of Royal State, which far Outshone the...Ind, Or where the gorgeous East with richest hand Show'rs on her Kings Barbaric Pearl and Gold. (2.1-4) 19 Milton, Complete Poems and Major Prose, ed....