Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Millions of Spirits for his fault amerced* Of Heaven, and from eternal splendours flung For his revolt; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory withered: as when Heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately... "
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ... - Page 345
edited by
Full view - About this book

Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...his revolt, yet faithful how they stood, Their glory witner'd : as when Hcav'n's fire Hath scath'd sh He now prepar'd To speak : whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works, of John Milton: With a Memoir and Seven Embellishments

John Milton - 1847
...his revolt : yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heaven's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top,...stately growth, though bare Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared 615 To speak ; whereat, their doubled ranks they bend, From wing to wing, and half...
Full view - About this book

The History of Barbados; Comprising Geographical and Statistical Description ...

Robert Hermann Schomburgk - Barbados - 1848 - 722 pages
...from the contact with the sea-water spray ; indeed the trees appeared, — " As when heaven's fire Has scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed...stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath ;" and the rain-water in the cistern and vats, which was to be used for domestic purposes, was rendered...
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: In Twelve Parts. Night Thoughts on Life, Death and ...

John Milton, Edward Young - 1848
...stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heaven's fire [lath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pine : With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared 615 To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose...
Full view - About this book

The Juvenile companion, and Sunday-school hive [afterw.] The ..., Volumes 5-6

1856
...from eternal splendours flung For his revolt ; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks,...growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose...
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - Bible - 1849 - 283 pages
...For his revolt; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd: as when heaven's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare, 3* Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepar'd 615 To s;rcan, whereat their doubled ranks they bend...
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: In Twelve Parts

John Milton - 1849 - 582 pages
...stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pine ; With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared 615 To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose...
Full view - About this book

Milton's Paradise Lost: With Copius Notes, Explanatory and Critical, Partly ...

John Milton, James Prendeville - 1850 - 382 pages
..." pain. " • * "Amerced" here means, deprived, from the Greek ctpeffa, x/if<n>. Ody. yiii. 64. With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath . i He no w prepar'd To speak : whereat their doubled ranks they bend From wing to wing, and half enclose...
Full view - About this book

The Paradise Lost

John Milton - Bible - 1850 - 542 pages
...his revolt, yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heav'n's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth tho' bare Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they...
Full view - About this book

Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1850
...his revolt, yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when lleav'n 's fire Hath ecath'd 8 thougli bare, Stands on the blasted heath. lie now prepar'd To speak : whereat their doubled ranks...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF