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" But first, and chiefest, with thee bring, Him that yon soars on golden wing, Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The Cherub Contemplation; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song... "
The New Monthly Magazine - Page 153
1860
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The Speeches of the Right Hon. Henry Grattan: To which is Added ..., Volume 3

Henry Grattan - Ireland - 1822 - 468 pages
...quote the whole couplet alluded to by him, and then my honourable friend may be thus addressed : " Sweet bird, that shun'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy." Mr. GRATTAN observed — Sir, I did not say, as the right honourable gentleman seemed to conceive,...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...bring Him that yon soars on golden wing, Guiding the fi'ry-wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation ; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song, In his sweetest, saddest plight Smoothing the rugged brow of Night, While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1824
...works. We will give an instance out of the Il Penseroso, as it is rather more particular than the rest. And the mute silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will...Smoothing the rugged brow of night. Sweet bird that shimn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee chauntress oft the woods among I...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...qualifying men best for this office. Hurd. Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation ; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will...saddest plight, Smoothing the rugged brow of night, While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke, Gently o'er th' accustom'd oak ; 55 - f 60 I cannot agree with...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...bring, Him that yon soars on golden wing, Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation ; pressing life, but lovely, gentle, kind, And full...of Nature. Gradual sinks the breeze Into a perfec While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke, Gently o'er th' accustom'd oak ; Sweet bird that shunn'st the...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...bring, Him that yon soars on «olden wing, Guiding the fiery -wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation ; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will...song, In her sweetest, saddest plight. Smoothing the nipped brow of Night, While Cyntbia checks her dragon yoke, Gently o'er th' accustom'd oak; Sweet bird,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1824
...II Penseroso, as it is rather more particular than the rest. And the mute silence hist along, "Lew Philomel will deign a song, In her sweetest, saddest...Smoothing the rugged brow of night. Sweet bird that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee chauntress oft the woods among I...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...golden wing, Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation ; And the mute Silence hiss'd along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song, In her sweetest,...saddest plight, Smoothing the rugged brow of Night, While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke -Gently o'er the accustom'd oak : Sweet bird, that shunn'st the...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...stationed on the eastern verge of Paradise, b. xi. 120, 128. Other examples are obvious. 7*. War/on. 56. 'Less Philomel will deign a song, In her sweetest,...saddest plight, Smoothing the rugged brow of night,] Compare Shakespeare, Sonnet li. and see note, PR iv. 246. As Philomel in summer's front doth sing,...
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The perennial calendar, and companion to the almanack, revised and ed. [or ...

Thomas Ignatius M. Forster - 1824
...serenade that most delights the Poet, and of which Milton is mindful in Allegro: — To the Nightingale. Sweet bird, that shun'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, Chantress, oft, the Woods among, I woo, to hear thy Evening Song. Petrarch's beautiful sonnet, beginning...
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