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" So dear to Heaven is saintly chastity, that, when a soul is found sincerely so, a thousand. liveried angels lackey her, driving far off each thing of sin and guilt, and, in clear dream and solemn vision, tell her of things that no gross ear can hear... "
Comus, a Mask - Page ii
by John Milton - 1797 - 66 pages
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History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella the Catholic, Volume 3

William Hickling Prescott - Spain - 1838
...sincerely so, A thousand liveried angels lackey her, Driving far oft" each thing of sin and gnilt, And, in clear dream and solemn vision, Tell her of things that no gross ear can hear, Till olt converse with heavenly habitants Begin to cast a beam on the outward shape, The unpolluted temple...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1839
...sincerely so, A thousand liveried angels lacky her, 455 Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt, And in clear dream, and solemn vision, Tell her of...that no gross ear can hear, Till oft converse with beav'nly habitants Begin to cast a beam ou th' outward shape, <oo The unpolluted temple of the mind,...
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Treatises on Poetry, Modern Romance, and Rhetoric: Being the Articles ...

1839 - 381 pages
...no gross ear can hear ; Till oft converse with heavenly habitants Begin to cast a beam on the outer shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And turn...to the soul's essence, Till all be made immortal. It would be absurd, at the present day, to enter on any formal criticism of his great work of Paradise...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

English poetry - 1840
...sincerely so, A thousand liveried angels lackey her, Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt ; And, in clear dream and solemn vision, Tell her of...that no gross ear can hear ; Till oft converse with heavenly habitants Begin to cast a beam on the outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And...
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Woman's rights and duties considered with relation to their influence on ...

Woman - 1840
...goodness and purity. A thousand liveried angels lacquey her, Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt ; And in clear dream and solemn vision, Tell her of...that no gross ear can hear ; Till oft converse with heavenly habitants Begins to cast a beam on the outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And...
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The Buccaneer: A Tale

Mrs. S. C. Hall - Buccaneers - 1840 - 440 pages
...sincerely so, A thousand liveried angels lackey her. Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt ; And in clear dream and solemn vision Tell her of things that no groas ear can hear, Till oft convene with heavenly habitants Begin to cast a beam on the outward shape,...
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Michael Angelo, Considered as a Philosophic Poet

John Edward Taylor - Poetry - 1840 - 139 pages
...uniformly in the garb of greatness, which filled his mind, " And in clear dream and solemn vision Told him of things that no gross ear can hear, Till oft converse with heavenly habitants Began to cast a beam on the outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And...
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Biography and Poetical Remains of the Late Margaret Miller Davidson

Margaret Miller Davidson - 1841 - 359 pages
...that no gross ear can hear ; Till oft converse with heavenly habitants Begin to cast a beam on the outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind,...to the soul's essence, Till all be made immortal." Of the images and speculations that floated in her mind during these half dreams, half reveries, we...
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Specimens of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices, and ...

Thomas Campbell - Authors, English - 1841 - 716 pages
...sincerely so, A thousand liveried angels lacquey her, Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt, U ؉ , C Zr Z =Cu Wki~x Wx ^R v heavenly habitants Begin to cast a beam on th' outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And...
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The lottery of life

Marguerite Gardiner (countess of Blessington.) - 1842
...lines in Comus — ' A thousand liveried angels lucky her, Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt. And in clear dream, and solemn vision, Tell her of...outward shape, The unpolluted temple of the mind, And turns it by degrees to the soul's essence, Till all be made immortal.' " " Well, if this be not love,...
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