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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, In her sweetest saddest plight. Smoothing the rugged... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 43
1840
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The Gem book of poesie, by the author of 'The ancient poets and poetry of ...

Gem book - 1846 - 160 pages
...Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation ; And the mute silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song In her sweetest, saddest...the rugged brow of Night ; While Cynthia checks her dragon-yoke, Gently o'er th' accustom'd oak. Sweet bird that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The cherub Contemplation : And the mute silence hist along, 'Less te of preparation. The country cocks do crow, the...the third hour of drowsy morning name. Proud of the dragon-yoke, Gently o er th' accustom'd oak. Sweet bird, that shuim'st the noise of folly, Most musical,...
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Migratory birds, or such as visit Britain at different seasons of the year

Migratory birds - Birds - 1847 - 64 pages
...her melodious minstrelsy, waking in the heart of many a lone exile thoughts too deep for tears : " In her sweetest, saddest plight, Smoothing the rugged...While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke, Gently o'er the accustom'd oak : Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee,...
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The Poetical Works, of John Milton: With a Memoir and Seven Embellishments

John Milton - 1847
...throne, The cherub Contemplation ; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song, m her sweetest, saddest plight, Smoothing the rugged...While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke Gently, o'er the accustom 'd oak : Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy! Thee,...
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L'Allegro and Il Penseroso

John Milton - 1848 - 60 pages
...Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The Cherub Contemplation; 30 And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song, In her sweetest, saddest...While Cynthia checks her dragon yoke, Gently o'er th' accustom'd oak ; Sweet bird, that, shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy !...
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Poetical Works: Volume 2. Paradise Regain'd; Samson Agonistes; Poems Upon ...

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 392 pages
...fiery-wheeled throne, The Cherub Contemplation, And the mute Silence hist along, 55 'Less Philomel will daign a Song, In her sweetest, saddest plight, Smoothing...night, While Cynthia checks her Dragon yoke, Gently o're th'accustom'd Oke; 60 Sweet Bird that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musicall, most melancholy!...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 4

Charles William Eliot - Literature - 1909
...Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The Cherub Contemplation ; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel will deign a song, In her sweetest saddest...checks her dragon yoke Gently o'er the accustomed oak. Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy I Thee, Chauntress, oft...
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Blake's Vision of the Poetry of Milton: Illustrations to Six Poems

Bette Charlene Werner - Art - 1986 - 319 pages
...bring Him who yon soars on golden Wing Guiding the Fiery wheeled Throne The Cherub Contemplation Less Philomel will deign a song In her sweetest saddest...While Cynthia Checks her dragon yoke Gently o'er the accustomd Oak. They are 11. 3 1-34, 37-39, 45-54, and 56-60 of // Penseroso, in The Works of John Milton,...
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The Works of John Milton: With an Introduction and Bibliography

John Milton - Poetry - 1994 - 601 pages
...the fiery-wheeled throne, The Cherub Contemplation; And the mute Silence hist along, 'Less Philomel67 will deign a song, In her sweetest, saddest plight, Smoothing the rugged brow of Night, While Cynthia68 checks her dragon yoke Gendy o'er dY accustomed oak. 60 Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise...
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Squitter-wits and Muse-haters: Sidney, Spenser, Milton, and Renaissance ...

Peter C. Herman - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 284 pages
...wing Guiding the fiery-wheeled throne, The Cherub Contemplation; And the jute Silence hist along 'less Philomel will deign a song. In her sweetest saddest plight. Smoothing the rugged brow of night (11. 51-57) Significantly, '"less" — meaning "unless" — implies a preference for the latter option,...
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