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" Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore... "
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Answerable Essays on Paradise

Judith A. Stein - 1999 - 166 pages
...dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmie spoiles. As when to them who saile Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at Sea North-East windes blow Sabean Odours from the spicie shoare Of Arable the blest, with such delay Well pleas'd...
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The Geography of Empire in English Literature, 1580-1745

Bruce McLeod - 1999 - 284 pages
...tempered by the detailed boundedness of contemporary trade routes and the laissez-faire heroism of those "who sail / Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past / Mozambic, [where] off at Sea North-East winds blow / Sabean Odors from the spicy shore / OfAraby" (1v.158- 63)....
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Old Worlds: Egypt, Southwest Asia, India, and Russia in Early Modern English ...

John Michael Archer - 2001 - 241 pages
...he savors the scent of the Garden like European traders anticipating the lucrative spices of Asia: As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope,...Mozambic, off at Sea North-East winds blow Sabean Odors from the spicy shore OfAraby the blest. (4:160-63) As we have seen, this trading route around...
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De la syntaxe à la narratologie énonciative

Marc Arabyan - 2001 - 357 pages
...presque enivré par les parfums et senteurs naturels ( Native perfumes ) qui en émanent : As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at sea-noth-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Arabie the blest, whith such delay Well...
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Mammon's Music: Literature and Economics in the Age of Milton

Blair Hoxby - 2008 - 336 pages
...Milton applies the same image to Satan as he nears the blessed seat of man: As when to them who saile Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at Sea North-East windes blow Sabean Odours from the spicie shoare Of Arabie the blest, with such delay Well pleas'd...
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Paradise Lost (Hughes Edition)

John Milton, Merritt Yerkes Hughes - 2003 - 384 pages
...thir odoriferous wings dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past ieo Mozambic, off at Sea North-East winds blow Sabean Odors from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest,...
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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 117: 2001 Lectures

2003 - 543 pages
...Satan to Vasco da Gama, hero of the Lusiads, journeying to Paradise and inhaling its scent like those who 'sail / Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past / Mozambic, off at sea' where 'winds blow/Sabean odours from the spicy shore / Of Arabie the blest'.14 At many points in the...
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The Satanic Epic

Neil Forsyth - 2003 - 382 pages
...seventeenth-century world of exploration and commerce with the East, along the spice route. As when to them who saile Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at Sea North-East windes blow Sabean Odours from the spicie shoare Of Arabie the blest, with such delay Well pleas 'd...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 966 pages
...their odoriferous wings dispense0 Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past0 160 Mo2ambique, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore0 Of Araby...
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Paradise Lost (Kastan Edition)

John Milton, David Scott Kastan - 496 pages
...Mozambique, off at sea northeast winds blow Sabean odors from the spicy shore Of Araby the blessed, with such delay Well pleased they slack their course, and many a league Cheered with the grateful0 smell old Ocean smiles, flaaiag So entertained0 those odorous sweets the fiend received Who...
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