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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... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 485
1817
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Elements of criticism [by H. Home].

Henry Home (lord Kames.) - 1817
...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,...Mozambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odour from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest; with such delay Well-pleas'd they slack their course,...
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The Sexagenarian: Or, The Recollections of a Literary Life ...

William Beloe - 1817
...revert for a moment to Milton, the following similitude will appear very remarkable. Book IV. v. 159. As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, oft' at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest, with such...
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The Edinburgh Monthly Magazine, Volume 1

1817
...which adorn the banks of the canal, from the perfumes exhaled by the gardens with which these are sur" As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now arc past MozuDibic, of)' at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odoura from the spicy shore Of Araby the...
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Essays, on miscellaneous subjects; with An enquiry into the present state of ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1818 - 270 pages
...backwards shrunk appalled. Even Milton has indulged himself in the same license of expression— .... As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope,...are past Mozambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabtean odour from the spicy shore Of Araby the blessed; with such delay Well pleased, they slack their...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1819
...communicates his j»y to all objects around, animate or inanimate : * Philoctetes of Sophocles, at the clot*. As when to them who sail beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozembic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean od< urfrom the spicy shore Of Araby the Blest ; with...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1820 - 305 pages
...their odoriferous wines, 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 160 Mozacobic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Arab) the blest...
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Essays and The Bee, Volumes 1-2

Oliver Goldsmith - 1820
...him, backwards shrunk appalTd. Even Milton has indulged himself in the same licence of expression — -—As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozauibic. off at sta north-east winds blow Satevau odour from the spicy shore Of Araby the biess'ii...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 807 pages
...their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. K r թ j ̚ 삀 ǀ 0 Moiambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Araby die blest ;...
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The British Prose Writers: Goldsmith's Essay and Bee

1821
...him, backwards shrunk anpall'd. Even Milton has indulged himself in the same licence of expression — As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, offat sea north-east winds blow Sabeean odour from the spicy shore Of Araby the blcss'd ; with such...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1821
...then- 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 160 Mozamhic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest;...
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