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" And turn the Adamantine fpindle round, On which the fate of gods and men is wound. "
A Letter to Mr. Mason: On the Marks of Imitation - Page 23
by Richard Hurd, William Mason - 1757 - 76 pages
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Paradise Regain'd: A Poem, in Four Books. To which is Added Samson ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1753
...from tbt boughs &c] It mortality. *a fiTft. 64. - tbt mat infelJtdfpkert,,-} And turn the adamantin fpindle round, . . On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulfion doth in mufic lie, To lull the daughters of Neceflity, And keep unfteddy Nature...
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Paradise Regain'd: A Poem, in Four Books. To which is Added Samson Agonistes ...

John Milton - 1759 - 388 pages
...the nine infolded fpheres, And fing to thofe that hold the vital fhears, 65 And turn the adamantin fpindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulfion doth in mufic lie, To lull the daughters of Neceflity, And keep unfteddy Nature...
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Observations of the Fairy Queen of Spenser, Volume 2

Thomas Warton - 1762
...fyrens harmony, That fit upon the nine-enfolded Ipheres. And fing to thofe that hold the vital fheares, And turn the adamantine fpindle round, On which the fate of gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulsion doth in mufick lie, To lull the daughters of neceffity, * Birch't edit. vel,...
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Q. Horatii Flacci Epistolae Ad Pisones, Et Augustum: With an ..., Volume 3

Horace, Richard Hurd - Poetry - 1766
...poet. One fees then where Milton had been for that imagery in the ARCADES, then Men I To the celeftial Syrens' harmony, That fit upon the nine enfolded fpheres...men is wound. The beft comment on thefe verfes is a paffage in the x th Book of Plato's Republic, where this whole fyftem, of Syrens quiring to the fates,...
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Q. Horatii Flacci Epistolae ad Pisones, et Augustum, Volume 3

Horace, Richard Hurd, William Mason - Poetry - 1776
...Syrens' harmony, That fit upon the nine enfolded fpheres And fing to thofe that hold the vital mean, And turn the adamantine fpindle round, On which the...Syrens quiring to the fates, is explained or rather delivered. IV. We have feen a Mark of Imitation, in the allufion of writers to certain ftrange, and...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces ..., Volume 5, Page 3

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...the nine infolded fpheres, And fing to thofe that hold the vital fhears, 65 And turn the adamantin fpindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulfion doth in mufic lie, To lull the daughters of Necelfity, And keep unfteddy Nature...
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Poems Upon Several Occasions: English, Italian, and Latin

John Milton - 1785 - 620 pages
...the nine infolded fpheres, And ling to thofe that hold the vital (hears, 65 And turn the adamantin fpindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulsion doth in muiic lie, To lull the daughters of Neceflity, And keep unfteddy Nature...
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The works of the English poets. With prefaces, biographical and ..., Volume 12

English poets - 1790
...the nine Infolded fpheres, And fing to thofe that hold the vital fhears, 65 And turn the adamantin fpindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulfion doth in muftc lie, To lull the daughters of Neceffity, And keep unfteddy Nature...
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Poems Upon Several Occasions: English, Ialian, and Latin, with Translations ...

Thomas Warton - 1791 - 608 pages
...upon the nine infolded fpheres, And fing to thofe that hold the vital (hears, 65 And turn the adamandn fpindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such fweet compulfion doth in mufic lie, To lull the daughters of Necefiity, And keep unfteddy Nature...
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The Works of the British Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 5

English poetry - 1795
...harmony, That fit upon the nine infolded fphercs, And fing to thofe that hold the vital (hears, And turn the adamantine fpindle round, On which the fate of gods and mtn is wound. Such fwect compulfion doth in mufic lie, To lull the daughters of Ntfccffity, And keep...
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