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" And shook a dreadful dart ; what seem'd his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast With horrid strides; Hell trembled as he strode. "
The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ... - Page 127
by John Milton - 1824
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...Or substance might be call'd that shadow seemM, For each seem'd either; black it stood as Night, 6;o Fierce as ten furies, terrible as Hell, And shook...from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast With horrid strides, Hell trembled as he strode. Th' undaunted Fit;nd what this night he admir'd, Admir'd,...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek. With Notes and ...

Longinus, William Smith - Rhetoric, Ancient - 1800 - 215 pages
...flow'd*. He has not represented his image terrible, but loathsome and nauseous. On Of Death he says, black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, And shook a dreadful dart. • But Milton's judiciousness in selecting such circurflstances as tend to raise a just and natural...
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Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - 1801
...stood as Night, 670 Fierce as ten furies, terrible as Hell, And shook a dreadful dart ; what seem'd hii head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Satan...675 With horrid strides, Hell trembled as he strode. Tb' undaunted Fiend what this might be admir'd, Admir'd, not fear'd ; God and his Son except, Created...
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The Port Folio, Volume 6

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1811
...in number, joint, or limb; Or substance might be called that shadow seem'd, For each seem'd either; black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible...seem'd his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. But if Death has in the main been abused, and suffered so much by the barbarity of our poets and painters,...
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A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1801 - 392 pages
...same author, where he describes Satan's surprise at the sight and approach of the figure of Death. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving, onward came as fast With horrid strides ; hell trembled as he strode. Th' undaunted fiend what this might be admir'd; Admlr'd,...
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Death: A Seatonian Prize Poem

Beilby Porteus - Death - 1803 - 66 pages
...of Terrors, is a • just appropriation of our great bard's description of the same object : . • - black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible...seem'd his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. vii In the employment of Sin, pointing and envenoming the stings of Death, there is a beautiful personification...
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The Spectator ...

Joseph Addison - 1803
...are instances of that proud and daring mind which could not brook submission, even to Omnipotence ; ' Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast With horrid strides ; hell trembled as he strode ; Th' undaunted fiend what this might be admir'd,...
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Select British Classics, Volume 14

English literature - 1803
...; are instances of that proud and daring mind which could not brook submission even to omnipotence. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast With, horrid strides, hell trembled as he strode ; Tl1' undaunted fiend what this might be ad1nir'd,...
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The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell, Volume 2

Joseph Addison - 1804
...instances of that proud and daring mind which could not brook i • • submission even to omnipotence. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving, onward came as fast With horrid strides : Hell trembled as he strode. Th' undaunted fiend what this might be admir'd ;...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton - 1807
...Ar.d shook a dreadful dart ; what seem'd his lie ad The likeness of a kingly crown had on. hr.inwas now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast 675 With horrid strides, Hell tiembled as he strode. 1 h' undaunted Fiend what this might be admir'd, Admir'd, not fear'd; God and...
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