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" And, missing thee, I walk unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way, And oft, as if her head she bowed, Stooping through... "
Comus: A Mask: Presented at Ludlow Castle 1634, Before the Earl of ... - Page 119
by John Milton, Thomas Warton - 1799 - 124 pages
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The Effects of a National Taste for General and Diffusive Reading: A Prize ...

Henry Halford Vaughan - Books and reading - 1836 - 48 pages
...his positive knowledge, and studied the mere outward image in order to write the following lines : To behold the wand'ring moon Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Thro' the heavens wide pathless way ; And oft, as if her head she bow'd, Stooping thro' a fleecy cloud....
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The Church of England quarterly review, Volume 1

1837
...'shaven green," or the " arched walks of twilight groves," he beheld the wandering moon, Riding in her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way." Milton realized the canon of Jonson ; what he borrowed he made his own...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres: Chiefly from the Lectures of Dr. Blair

Abraham Mills, Hugh Blair - English language - 1838 - 360 pages
...passage from the Penseroso : -I walk unseen On the dry, smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon : Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way, And oft, as if her head she bow'd, Stooping through a fleecy cloud. Oft,...
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The Saturday Magazine ..., Volumes 12-13

1838
...choly have something of a pleasing turn, when we foreĽ walk forth— To behold the wand'ring MOOD, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way, And oft, as if her head she bowed, Stooping through a fleecy cloud.—...
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The Mythology of Ancient Greece and Italy

Thomas Keightley - Adventure and adventurers - 1838 - 564 pages
...Byz. t>. 'A/Jairis. e Ap. Sch. Eurip. ut mj>. " See Welcker, Tril. 127. ieq. To behold the wandering moon Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led tutray Through the heaven's wide pathless way.— Milton. firmation of this theory, we are assured...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 13

Periodicals - 1839
...country ; such as makes melancholy have something of a pleasing turn, when we love to walk forth — To behold the wand'ring Moon, Riding near her highest...noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way, And oft, as if her head she bowed, Stooping through a fleecy cloud.—...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1839
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chauntress, oft the woods among I woo, to hear thy even-song ; And missing thee, I walk unseen 65 On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...Sweet bird, that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy ! Thee, chantress, oft, the woods among, I woo, to hear thy even-song ; And,...unseen On the dry, smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

English poetry - 1840
...even-song ; And, missing thee, I walk unseen On the dry, smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering moon, Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the heaven's wide pathless way ; And oft, as if her head she bow'd, Stooping through a fleecy cloud, Oft,...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 48

England - 1840
...sameness of the untrodden sky ? " I walk unseen On the dry smooth-shaven green, To behold the wandering Moon Riding near her highest noon, Like one that had been led astray Through the Heaven's wide pathless way; And oft, as if her head she bowed, Stooping through a fleecy cloud." May...
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