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" His spear, — to equal which, the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were but a wand... "
The Monthly magazine - Page 202
by Monthly literary register - 1841
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Spectator (The)

English essays - 1836 - 714 pages
...equal which the tallest pine llpwQ on fcorwcfiian niib to be uie mast Of some great anuniral, were bat a wand) He walk'd with, to support uneasy steps Over the burning marl To which we may add his call to the fallen angel* that lay plunge4 and stupificd in the sea of...
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Lectures on English Poetry: To the Time of Milton

Stanhope Busby - English poetry - 1837 - 118 pages
...the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Kivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine, Hewn on...burning marie, not like those steps On heaven's azure, and the torrid clime Smote oii him sore besides, vaulted with fire ; Nathless, he so endur'd, till...
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Lectures on English Poetry: To the Time of Milton

Stanhope Busby - English poetry - 1837 - 118 pages
...from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdamo, to descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine, Hewn on...the mast Of some great admiral, were but a wand, He walk' d with to support uneasy steps Over the burning marie, not like those steps On heaven's azure,...
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Oeuvres complètes de m. le vicomte de Chateaubriand: Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Rivers or mountains in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine, Hewn on Norwegian hills to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were but a wand, He walk'd with to support uneasy steps Over the burning marie ; not like...
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The spirit of the woods, by the author of 'The moral of flowers'.

Rebecca Hey - 1837
...artist views At evening from the top of Fesold," he continues in the same elevated strain to describe " His spear, to equal which the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were but a wand." And again, how finely he borrows the same image, when speaking of the fallen...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Lives of the poets

Samuel Johnson - 1837
...the trunk was of a lofty tree, Which Nature meant some tall ship's mast should be-. Milton of Satan : is friend's indignation, that he was forced to appease him by a promise of forbearing Sir sreat admiral, were but a wand, He walked with. His diction was in his own time censured as negligent....
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Le paradis perdu, Volume 2

John Milton - 1837 - 495 pages
...of Fesolé, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, „ J, ' Rivers or mountains in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine, Hewn on Norwegian hills to be the mast Of some j^reat .-munirai, were but a wand, He walk'd with to support uneasy steps Over the burning marie; not...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 1-314

Joseph Addison - 1837
...of Fcsole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands. Rivers, or mountains, on her spotty globe. His epear (to equal which the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills to be the maet Of some great admiral, were but a wand) He walk'd with, to support uneasy steps Over the burning...
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The Paradise Lost

Bible - 1838 - 373 pages
...spear, to equal which the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were but a wand, He walk'd with, to support uneasy...burning marie, not like those steps On Heaven's azure ; and the torrid clime Smote on him sore besides, vaulted with fire : Nathless he so endur'd, till...
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Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of Britain ...

John Claudius Loudon - Botany - 1838
...is by Milton, in his splendid description of Satan, in the first book of the Paradue Lott : — '* His spear, to equal which the tallest pine, Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great nmmiral, were but a wand." Milton also says : — " His praise, ye winds, that from four quartcri blow,...
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