Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Before all temples the upright heart and pure, Instruct me, for thou know'st ; thou from the first Wast present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark, Illumine ; what... "
The poetical works John Milton. Repr., with memoir, notes, &c - Page 72
by John Milton - 1873
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...first Wast present, and with mighty wings outspread 19 Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: What in me is dark Illumine,...Men. Say first, for Heav'n hides nothing from thy vievf, Nor the deep traŁ> of Hell, say first what cause Mov'd our grand parents, in that happy state,...
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: With Notes, Selected from Newton and Others, to ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
...first Wast present, and with mighty wings outspread Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, 21 And mad'st it pregnant. What in me is dark Illumine,...this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, 25 And justify the ways of God to Men. Say first, forHeav'n hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep...
Full view - About this book

Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - 1801
...first Wast present, and with mighty wings outspread zo Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : What in me is dark Illumine,...this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, 25 And justify the ways of God to Men. SAY first, for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...first Wast present, 'and with mighty wings outspread Dove-like satt'st •brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark, Illumine;...may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to Man. Say first, for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep tract of Hell ; say...
Full view - About this book

Four Discourses on Subjects Relating to the Amusement of the Stage: Preached ...

James Plumptre - Theater - 1809 - 284 pages
...the first Wast present, and with mighty Vings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast Abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark Illumine...may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of GOD to man. Par. Lost, BI 1. 17. And at the beginning of the 7th Book, he invokes Urania and calls...
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a Commentary upon it by William Cowper

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...the first Wast present, and with mighty wings outspread Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: what in me is dark, Illumine;...assert eternal Providence, And ''justify the ways of Ged to men. Say first, for heaven hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep tract of hell: say first...
Full view - About this book

Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 72

England - 1852
...first Wast present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark, Illumine...may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men." The First is taken, hint and form both, from Homer. Homer, girding up his strength...
Full view - About this book

Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - Electronic book - 1820 - 807 pages
...first Wast present, and, with mighty wings out-spread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, } >~ { }He w ſ a G J4Ͻ O q >u -z _ ~ 9 O\c ... ߿_ W U W w@ | o&& I7wx V { ICv d Heaven hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep tract of Hell ; say first, what cause Mov'd our grand...
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: A Poem, Volume 1

John Milton - Bible - 1821
...Wast present, and with mighty wings outspread Dovelike satst brooding on the vast abyss, And madest it pregnant: What in me is dark, Illumine; what is...And justify the ways of God to men. Say first, for Heaven hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep tract of Hell; say first, what cause Moved our grand...
Full view - About this book

Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1821
...first Wast present, and with mighty wings outspread, 2O Dove-like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss. And mad'st it pregnant : What in me is dark, Illumine;...great argument •• I may assert eternal Providence, 25 And justify the ways of Ood to men. Say first; for Heav'n hides nothing from thy view, Nor the deep...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF