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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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A diary of a journey to the East, in the autumn of 1854, 2 vols, Volume 2

William Beamont - 1856
...by Miltiades, and that other island which is linked with the name of Vulcan, of whom ' " 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' jEgean isle." We passed soon afterwards the two castles, Daourki or Cumcalli on the...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1856
...a little cross, hecause heacons had anciently crosses on their tops— any great light set on high. Sheer o'er the crystal battlements : from morn To...setting sun Dropt from the zenith, like a falling star, On Lemnos, the .55gean isle : thus they relate, Erring ; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long...
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The Private Correspondence of Daniel Webster, Volume 1

Daniel Webster, Edwin David Sanborn - United States - 1856
...represents both the distance through which, and the speed with •which, Mulciber fell from heaven : — From morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve,...setting sun, Dropt from the zenith, like a falling star. What art is manifest in these few lines ! The object is to express great distance, and great velocity,...
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Selections from Paradise lost: with notes, by R. Demaus

John Milton - 1857 - 180 pages
...Muleiber ; and how he fell 740 From heav'n they fabl'd, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the erystal battlements : from morn To noon he fell, from noon...the zenith like a falling star, 745 On Lemnos, th' jEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long before ; nor aught...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 9

1857
...represents both the distance through which, and the speed with which, Mulciber fell from heaven : " ' From morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve,...sun, Dropt from the zenith, like a falling star.' " What art is manifest in these few linos ! The object is, to express great distance and •real velocity,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1857 - 570 pages
...Siuthians raised me on the Lemnian coast." — Pope. From Heaven, they fabled, thrown hy angry Jovo Sheer o'er the crystal battlements ; from morn To...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun. Dropped from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos the jEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ;...
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Examination papers used at the examinations for direct commissions [&c.].

War office - 1858 - 12 pages
...unador'd In ancient Greece : and in Ausonian land Men called him Mulciber ; and how he fell From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...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 before...
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The Poems of John Milton: With Notes, Volume 1

John Milton, Thomas Keightley - 1859
...Muleiber ; and how he fell 740 From Heaven they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the erystal battlements ; from morn To noon he fell, from noon...setting sun Dropt from the zenith, like a falling star, Ou Lemnos, the /Egaean isle. Thus they relate, Erring ; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long...
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

John Milton - English poetry - 1860
...unadured In ancient Greece; and in Ausoniaii liind Men called him Mulciber; and how he ("nil From IIea*"n, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...setting sun Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos th' JEgean Ule: thus they relate, Erring; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long before,...
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Poetical reading book, with aids for grammatical analysis, paraphrase and ...

John Daniel Morell - 1860 - 239 pages
...ancient Greece ; | and in Ausonian land 740 Men called him Mulciber ;| and) how he fell From Heaven,) they fabled,) thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the...dewy eve, A summer's day ;| and with the setting sun 745 Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos the ^E'gean isle : | thus they relate, Erring...
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