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" Shine not in vain ; nor think, though men were none, That heaven would want spectators, God want praise. Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake, and when we sleep. All these with ceaseless praise his works behold Both... "
Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711 - Page 114
by John Milton - 1801
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1826 - 294 pages
...unborn, Ministering light prepared, they set and rise; Lest total Darkness should by night regain 663 Their stellar virtue on all kinds that grow On earth,...his works behold Both day and night: How often from steep 686 Of echoing hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the midnight air, Sole, or responsive...
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Murray's English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the ...

Lindley Murray, John Walker - 1826 - 304 pages
...then, though unbcheld m deep of night, Shine not in vain; nor think, though men were none, That heav'n would want spectators, God want praise ; Millions...behold, Both day and night. How often, from the steep Of echomg hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the midnight air, Sole, or responsive each...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1826 - 252 pages
...though unbeheld in deep of night, Shine not in vain ; nor think, though men were none, That heav'n would want spectators, God want praise ; Millions...behold, Both day and night. How often, from the steep Of echoing hill or thicket have we beard ,," Celestial voices to, the midnight air, Sole, or responsive...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Prefaces

John Aikin - 1826 - 807 pages
...night, Shine not in vain ; nor think, though men were none, That Heaven would want spectators, God wnl o infinite, In punish'd Man, to satisfy his rigour,...causes else, according still To the reception of Of echoing hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the midnight air, Sole, or responsive...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry

Lindley Murray - 1826
...though unbebeld in deep of night, Shine not in vain ; nor think, (hough men were none, That hcav'n would want spectators, God want praise. Millions of...these with ceaseless praise his works behold, Both day anil night. How often from the steep Of echoing hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the...
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The Paradise Lost of Milton, Volume 1

1827 - 24 pages
...These then, though unbeheld in deep of night, Shine not in vain ; nor think, though men were none, 675 That Heaven would want spectators, God want praise...behold Both day and night : How often from the steep Of echoing hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the midnight air, Sole, or responsive...
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The English Reader, Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry: From the Best Writers ...

Lindley Murray - 1827 - 263 pages
...though unbeheld in deep of night', Shine not in vain' ; nor think', though men were none', That heav'n would want spectators', God want praise* ; Millions...works behold'. Both day' and night*. How often', from tho steep Of echoing hill* or thicket'. have we heard Celestial voices to the midnight air*, Sole',...
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English Reader

Lindley Murray - 1827
...though unbeheld in deep of night, Shine not in vain ; nor think, though men were none, That heav'n would want spectators, God want praise. Millions of...we sleep. All these with ceaseless praise his works beheld, Both day and night. How often, from the steep Of echoing hill or thicket, have we heard Celestial...
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English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry

Lindley Murray - 1827
...men were none, That heav'n would want spectators, God want praise; Millions of spiritual creatuies walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake, and when...with ceaseless praise his works behold, Both day and n.ght. How often, fir.ra the steep Of echoing hill or thicket have we heard Celestial voices to the...
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Sacred Biography, Or, The History of the Patriarchs: To which is ..., Volume 2

Henry Hunter - 1828
...bard puts in the mouth of Adam, first of men, addressed to his fair consort " Nor think-, tho' men were none, That heaven would want spectators....ceaseless praise his works behold Both day and night." If our ears were not dull and limited & our spirits " How often, from the steep Of echoing hill...
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