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" From heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal battlements : from morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Dropt from the zenith like a falling star... "
Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711 - Page 26
by John Milton - 1801
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Lectures on the English Poets: Delivered at the Surrey Institution

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1818 - 331 pages
...fell From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal battlements; from morn R To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve, , A summer's...setting sun Dropt from the zenith like a falling star On Lemnos, the Jlgean isle: thus they relate, Erring."— " But chief the spacious hall Thick swarm'd,...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - Fall of man - 1820 - 305 pages
...In ancient Greece ; and in Ausonian land Men cfill'tl him Mulciber ; and how he fell 739 From Heav'u they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...from morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve, A summers day ; and with the setting un Dropt from the zenith like a falling star. On Leninos th' jEgean...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...land Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sieer ankind ; Bropt Irani the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos the JEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ;...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1821
...Pendent by subtle magic, many a row Of starry lamps and blazing cressets, fed With Naphtha and Aspbaltus, yielded light As from a sky. The hasty multitude,...the zenith like a falling star, 745 On Lemnos th' &gean isle : thus they relate, Erring; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long before : nor ought...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, Volume 1

John Milton - Bible - 1821
...unadored, In ancient Greece ; and in Ausonian land Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Dropp'd from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos the jE'gean isle : thus they relate, Erring...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 16

British poets - 1822
...Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove VOL. I. M Sheer o'er the crystal battlements : from morn To...setting sun, Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos the' jEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824
...only of which designing the office of a founder, be has very judiciously chosen that. Warburton. F 3 Men call'd him Mulciber; and how he fell 740 From...the zenith like a falling star, 745 On Lemnos th' AL'gean isle: thus they relate, 740. —and how he fell From heav'n, &c.] Alluding to these lines in...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824
...a founder, he has very judiciously chosen that. Warburton. Men call'd him Mulciber; and how he fell From heav'n, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer...setting sun Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos th' jE'gean isle: thus they relate, 740. — and how he Jell f.uin wx;, xiti nr'...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...unheard or unador'd In ancient Greece ; and in Ausonian land Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell v / v / v / On Lemnoe th' yEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long before;...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...he fell From Heav'n they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the erystal battlements : from mom ess or to sleep : Sleep were well : thou hast learn'da...now to betray. It grieves me when I see what fate On Leumos th' yEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ; for he with his rebellious rout Fell long before...
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