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" The seat of desolation, void of light, Save what the glimmering of these livid flames Casts pale and dreadful ? Thither let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest, if any rest can harbour there... "
The Powers of Genius: A Poem, in Three Parts - Page 128
by John Blair Linn - 1802 - 191 pages
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins: Complete in ...

1867
...Commit how we may henceforth most offend Our enemy; our own loss how repair; Iluw overcome this din: calamity ; What reinforcement we may gain from hope...If not, what resolution from despair." Thus Satan talkin;; to his nearest mate With head uplift above the wave, and eyes That sparkling blazed, his other...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...Courage of despair. Compare Milton (" Paradise Lost," i., 19). Satan proposes to consult or consider " What reinforcement we may gain from hope, If not, what resolution from despair." (2) At bay or at a bay, ie at or in front of the barking, which was redoubled, denoted by the (" change...
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James Russell Lowell - 1870 - 380 pages
...introduces rhyme with misleading intervals between and unobviously in his blank-verse : "There rest, if any rest can harbour there ; And, reassembling...from hope, If not, what resolution from despair." There is one almost perfect quatrain, " Before thy fellows, ambitious to win From me some plume,...
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English poems, ed. with life, intr. and selected notes by R.C. Browne, Volume 1

John Milton - 1870
...let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves, There rest, if any rest can harbour there; 185 And re-assembling our afflicted powers, Consult how...calamity, What reinforcement we may gain from hope, 190 If not, what resolution from despair.' Thus Satan, talking to his nearest mate With head uplift...
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Poems [a selection] ed. with life and notes by J.M. Ross

John Milton - 1871
...us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest, if any rest can harbour there ; 185 And, re-assembling our afflicted powers, Consult how...calamity What reinforcement we may gain from hope 190 If not, what resolution from despair." Thus Satan, talking to his nearest mate, With head uplift...
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Y Traethodydd: am y fleyddyn ..., Volume 25

1871
...mwyn. Mae llawer, o'r diwrnod y bu gelyn Duw a dyn, yn ol Milton, yn galw ei gynghoriaid i ystyried What reinforcement we may gain from hope, If not, what resolution from despair, wedi teimlo, yn enwedig pan y mnent, fel yntau, yn rhoddi en calon nr ymladd brwydr hunanoldeb yn erbyn...
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John Heywood's new code readers. Standard 1-3, 5, 6

John Heywood (ltd.) - 1872
...flames Casts pale and dreadful ? Thither let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest, if any rest can harbour there ; And, reassembling...how repair ; How overcome this dire calamity ; What reinforcements wo may gain from hope ; If not, what resolution from despair." THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE...
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English Poems, Volume 1

John Milton - 1872
...waves, There rest, if any rest can harbour there,, 185 And re-assembling our afflicted powers, ipr***s Consult how we may henceforth most offend Our Enemy,...calamity, What reinforcement we may gain from hope, 190 If not what resolution from despair.' Thus Satan talking to his nearest mate With head uplift,...
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Literature of the English Language: Comprising Representative Selections ...

Ephraim Hunt - 1872 - 640 pages
...Thither let us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest, if any rest can harbor there; And, re-assembling our afflicted powers, Consult...how repair, How overcome this dire calamity ; What re-enforcement we may gain from hope; If not, what resolution from despair." Thus Satan, talking to...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1899 - 372 pages
...us tend From off the tossing of these fiery waves ; There rest, if any rest can harbour there , 185 And, reassembling our afflicted Powers, Consult how we may henceforth most offend Our Enemy , <$ur own losa how repair How overcome this dire calamity ; What reinforcement wo may gain from hope...
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