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" The daughter of the Sun, whose charmed cup Whoever tasted lost his upright shape, And downward fell into a grovelling swine... "
Miltoni Comus. Græce reddidit Georgius Baro Lyttelton - Page 10
by John Milton - 1863 - 121 pages
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Paradise Lost

John Milton - 1874
...song From old or modern bard in hall or bower. Bacchus, that first from out the purple grape Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...listed, On Circe's Island fell (who knows not Circe, The daughter of the Sun, whose charmed cup Whoever tasted lost his upright shape, And downward fell...
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Parnassus

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1874 - 534 pages
...song, From old or modern bard, in hall or .bower. Bacchus, that first from out the purple grape Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...winds listed, On Circe's island fell: who knows not Circ*;, The daughter of the sun, whose charmed cup Whoever tasted, lost his upright shape, And downward...
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Stories from Ovid [selected from the Metamorphoses] with notes by R.W. Taylor

Publius Ovidius Naso - 1874
...but dead, belongs. XVIII. THE TUSCAN MAKINERS. Bacchus that first from out the purple grape Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...shore, as the winds listed On Circe's island fell.' MILTON. COMUS. ARGUMENT. All Thebes is beside itself with enthusiasm for its new god the son of Semele....
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Masterpieces in English Literature

Homer b. Sprague - 1874
...From old or modern bard, in hall * or bower. Bacchus, that first from out the purple grape Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...Coasting the Tyrrhene shore, as the winds listed, 50. On Circe's island fell. (Who knows not Circe, The daughter of the Sun, whose charmed cup Whoever...
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Proceedings of the State Bar Association of Wisconsin, Volume 15

State Bar Association of Wisconsin - 1924
...catastrophe. From pagan mythology we learn of, ''Bacchus, that first from out the purple grape Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...shore, as the winds listed, On Circe's island fell." Even our more direct ancestors were not free from evil. "Strong beer, a liquor extracted with very...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 4

Charles William Eliot - 1909
...song, From old or modern bard, in hall or bower. Bacchus, that first from out the purple grape Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...listed, On Circe's island fell. (Who knows not Circe, The daughter of the Sun, whose charmed cup Whoever tasted lost his upright shape, And downward fell...
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Mythology: The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, Legends of Charlemagne

Thomas Bulfinch - 1913 - 2 pages
...story of Circe will be found in Chapter XXIX. "Bacchus that first from out the purple grapes Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...listed On Circe's island fell (who knows not Circe, The daughter of the Sun? whose charmed cup Whoever tasted lost his upright shape, And downward fell...
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Rewriting the Renaissance: The Discourses of Sexual Difference in Early ...

Margaret W. Ferguson, Maureen Quilligan, Nancy Vickers, Catherine R. Stimpson, University of Chicago Press - 1986 - 426 pages
...within the masque's dominant, allegorical code. Bacchus that first from out the purple grape, Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine After the Tuscan...listed, On Circe's island fell (Who knows not Circe The daughter of the Sun? whose charmed cup Whoever tasted, lost his upright shape. And downward fell...
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Melodious Guile: Fictive Pattern in Poetic Language

John Hollander - 1990 - 262 pages
...Ludlow Castle, the Attendant Spirit tells of how Bacchus On Circe's island fell: (Who knows not Circe, The daughter of the Sun? Whose charmed Cup Whoever...upright shape And downward fell into a groveling Swine.) The long parenthesis, incorporating the mythographic footnote into the text itself, anticipates what...
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The Golden Age of Myth & Legend

Thomas Bulfinch - 1993 - 495 pages
...and the mariners in Milton's Comus, at line 46: Bacchus that first from out the purple grapes Crushed the sweet poison of misused wine, After the Tuscan...listed On Circe's island fell. (Who knows not Circe, The daughter of the Sun? whose charmed cup Whoever tasted lost his upright shape, And downward fell...
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