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" With charm of earliest birds; pleasant the sun, When first on this delightful land he spreads His orient beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flower, Glistering with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening... "
The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author - Page 137
by John Milton - 1838
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The miscellaneous prose works of sir Walter Scott, Volume 1

sir Walter Scott (bart [prose, collected]) - 1827
...Milton, were rather those of Ovid than of Virgil, rather turns of verbal expression than of thought. Such Of grateful evening mild : then, silent night, With...train : But neither breath of morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun On this delightful land ; nor herb, fruit, flower, Glist'ring...
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Life of Dryden

Walter Scott - Chivalry - 1827
...Milton, were rather those of Ovid than of Virgil, rather turns of verbal expression than of thought. Such Of grateful evening mild : then, silent night, With...train : But neither breath of morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun On this delightful land ; nor herb, fruit, flower, Glist'ring...
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The Paradise Lost of Milton, Volume 1

Bible - 1827 - 24 pages
...flower, Glistering with dew ; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers ; and sweet the coming on Of grateful Evening mild ; then silent Night, With...moon, And these the gems of Heaven, her starry train : 649 But neither breath of Morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun On...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Readers - 1827 - 264 pages
...flow'r, Glist'ring with dew ; fragrant the fertile earth After soft show'rs ; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild ; then silent night, With...solemn bird, and this fair moon, And these the gems of heav'n, her starry train: 9. But neither breath of morn, when she ascend* With charm of earliest birds...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - English literature - 1827 - 252 pages
...flow'r', Glist'ring with dew* ; fragrant the fertile earth', After soft show'rs* ; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild* ; then silent night*, With...bird*, and this fair moon*. And these', the gems of heav'n', her starry train* : , 5 But neither breath of morn', when she ascends With charm of earliest...
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An Essay on Elocution: With Elucidatory Passages from Various Authors

John Hanbury Dwyer - Elocution - 1828 - 298 pages
...flower, Glistering with dew ; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers, and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild ; then silent night With...train : But neither breath of morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds, nor rising sun On this delightful land : nor herb, fruit, flower, Glistering...
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The Art of Latin Poetry

and Fellow of a college in Cambridge Master of Arts - Latin language - 1828 - 302 pages
...the lips of the first and fairest of women, and worthy to be spoken in Paradise. Sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild ; then silent night With...moon, And these, the gems of heaven, her starry train — We will give one instance more. Virgil and Tibullus have both taken the departure of .<Eneas from...
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The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: In Six ..., Volume 1

Walter Scott - Authors, English - 1829 - 323 pages
...flower, Glist'ring with dew : fragrant the fertile earth After soft show'rs, and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild : then, silent night, With...train: But neither breath of morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun On this delightful land; nor herb, fruit, flower, Glist'ring...
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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...flower, Glist'ring with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild; then silent night With this...train. But neither breath of morn when she ascends With charm of earliest birds, nor rising sun On this delightful land; nor herb, fruit, flower, Glist'ring...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...flower, Glistering with dew ; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers ; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild ; then silent night, With...train : But neither breath of morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun On this delightful land ; nor herb, fruit, flower, Glistering...
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