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" As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, and his fruit was sweet to my taste. "
The Vision: Or, Hell, Purgatory and Paradise - Page 393
by Dante Alighieri - 1858 - 587 pages
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The Companion for the Orchard: An Historical and Botanical Account of the ...

Henry Phillips - Fruit - 1831 - 372 pages
...the fruits which were held in estimation, and among them names the apple-tree. Solomon writes — " As the apple-tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons." Apple-trees, from the earliest accounts, seem to have required the fostering care of man. Of all fruit-trees,...
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The Christians̓ Own Book: Meditations Drawn from the Piety of Former Ages ...

Stephen Higginson Tyng - Meditations - 1832 - 288 pages
...beloved, O thou fairest among women 1 My beloved is white and ruddy, the chiefest among ten thousand. As the apple-tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, and his fruit was sweet to my taste. By night on my...
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Calmet's Dictionary of the Holy Bible

Augustin Calmet - Bible - 1832 - 1003 pages
...which it is employed seeming to imply a tree of great and distinguished beauty ; thus Cant. ii. 3, " As the apple-tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons;" and vii. 8, "the smell of thy nose is like apples." Hence Harmar supposée it to be the orange or citron-tree....
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Horæ homileticæ, or Discourses, in the form of ..., Volume 7; Volume 22

Charles Simeon - 1832
...of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys. As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters. As the apple-tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. 1 sat down under his shadow with great delight ; and his fruit teas sweet to my taste. FROM the general...
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Evening Exercises for the Closet, for Every Day in the Year, Volumes 1-2

William Jay - Calendars - 1832
...seemed full of God. Yea, I saw my Redeemer in the rose and in the lily, and said, As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my Beloved among the sons : now creation seems a kind of blank — " I cannot behold him." — I turn " to the right hand," among...
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Sacred imagery; or, Illustrations of the principal figures of speech from ...

Joseph Fincher - 1832
...SOLOMON'S SONG ii. 2, 3. As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters. As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. ISA. Ixi. 11. For as the earth bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the things that are...
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A Biblical and Theological Dictionary: Explanatory of the History, Manners ...

Richard Watson, Nathan Bangs - Bible - 1832 - 1003 pages
...smell, and affording a most delightful shade. It might well, therefore, be said, " As the citron tree is among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons." This is a delicate compliment, comparing the fine appearance of the prince, amid his escort, to the...
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A Biblical and theological dictionary

Richard Watson - Bible - 1832 - 1003 pages
...affording > most ilelightful shade. It might well, therefore, be «aid, " As the citron-tree is Ш)оп(? the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons." This is a delicate compliment, comparing the fine appearance of the prince, amid his escort, to the...
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The Progressive Experience of the Heart: Under the Discipline of the Holy ...

Maria Stevens - Christian life - 1832 - 12 pages
...true vine;"—in Hos. xiv. 8: " I am like a green fir tree;"—in Cant. ii. 3: " As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons;"—in Cant. ii. 1: " I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the vallies;"—and in Rev. xxii....
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Evening Exercises for the Closet: For Every Day in the Year

William Jay - Calendars - 1833
...seemed full of God. Yea, I saw my Redeemer in the rose and in the lily, and said, As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so is my Beloved among the sons: now creation seems a kind of blank—" I cannot behold him." — I turn " to the right hand," among...
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