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" 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 with dew; nor fragrance after showers; Nor grateful evening mild; nor silent night, With this her solemn... "
Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ... - Page 253
by John Milton - 1795
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The Monthly review. New and improved ser, Volume 30

1799
...practice of the best English poets ; ex. gr. from Milton : " But neither breath of Morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun, On...delightful land ; nor herb, fruit, flower, Glist'ring u-itli dew ; oar fragrance after showers ; Nor grateful evening mild ; nor silent night With this,...
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The Canary Bird: A Moral Fiction : Interspersed with Poetry

Edward Augustus Kendall - Birds - 1799 - 148 pages
...; nor herb, fruit, flovv'r Glist'ring with dew ; nor fragrance afler show'rs; Nor grateful ev'ning mild ; nor silent night, With this her solemn bird ; nor walk by moon Or gliti'ring star-light, without thee is sweet. Mil. TON. IP 1 HE Canary - Bird sincerely desires to...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 3

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - English prose literature - 1800
...delightful land ; nor herb, fruit, flower, " Glist'ring with dew ; nor fragrance after show'rs ; " Nor grateful evening mild ; nor silent night, " With...Or glittering star-light, without thee is sweet." On these beautiful lines a high encomium has been bestowed in THE TATLER, No. 114, folio, (written...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - 1800 - 662 pages
..." And these the gems of heaven, her starry train : " But neither breath of morn, when she ascends " With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun " On...flower, " Glist'ring with dew ; nor fragrance after show'rs ; " Nor grateful evening mild ; nor silent night, " With this her solemn bird : nor walk by...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now ..., Volume 3

John Dryden - 1800
..." And these the gems of heaven, her starry train : " But neither breath of morn, when she ascends " With charm of earliest birds ; nor rising sun " On...flower, '" Glist'ring with dew ; nor fragrance after show'rs ; " Nor grateful evening mild ; nor silent night, " With this her solemn bird ; nor walk by...
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Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - 1801
...Glist'ring with dew ; fragrant the fertile earth 645 After soft show'rs : and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild; then silent night With this...night With this her solemn bird, nor walk by moon, 655 Or glittering starlight, without thee is sweet. But wherefore all night long shine these ? For...
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Sabrinae corolla in hortulis regiae scholae Salopiensis contextuerunt tres ...

Shrewsbury (England). Royal School - English poetry - 1801 - 328 pages
...moon, And these the gems of heaven, her starry 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 with dew ; nor fragrance after showers ; Nor grateful evening mild ; nor silent night, With...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 69

1839
...neither breath of morn, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds, nor herb, fruit, flower Glittering with dew, nor fragrance after showers. Nor grateful...nor walk by moon Or glittering starlight, without tbee are sweet '. ' So lhe famous morning prayer — ' Fountains, and ye that warble as ye flow. Melodious...
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Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical, Narrative, and Poetical, Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1804
...moon, .And these the gems of heaven, her starry train. But neither breath of morning, when she ascends With charm of earliest birds; ,nor rising sun On this...Or glittering -star-light, without thee is sweet. Book iv. 641. Of the various imitations of these very melodious verses I shall select but two, which,...
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The Tatler, Volume 2

Sir Richard Steele - English essays - 1804
...charm of earliest birds ; nor rising suu On this delightful land, nor herb, fruit, flower, Glistering with dew ; nor fragrance after showers ; Nor grateful...Or glittering star-light, without thee is sweet." The variety of images in this passage is infinitely pleasing, and the recapitulation of each particular...
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