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" Whose midnight revels by a forest side Or fountain some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees, while overhead the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth Wheels her pale course ; they, on their mirth and dance Intent, with jocund music charm his... "
The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany - Page 56
1821
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On the beauties, harmonies and sublimities of nature: with remarks ..., Volume 1

Charles Bucke - 1837
...and Wieland's Oberon. Milton, too, — even the sublime Milton — has stooped to celebrate - Those fairy elves, Whose midnight revels by a forest side,...sees, Or dreams he sees ; while overhead the moon Sits arbitress. Collins has exercised the powers of his fancy on subjects of this sort, and has celebrated...
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Le paradis perdu, Volume 1

John Milton, François-René de Chateaubriand - 1837 - 495 pages
...dwarfs, in narrow room Throng numberless, like that Pygmean race Beyond the Indian mount ; or faery elves, Whose midnight revels, by a forest side, Or...sees, Or dreams he sees, while over-head the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth Wheels her pale course : they, on their mirth and dance Intent,...
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Illustrations of Human Life, Volume 3

Robert Plumer Ward - 1837
...of his prettiest passages ; for prettiness can be applied to him as well as sublimity. He talks of fairy elves — ' Whose midnight revels by a forest...fountain, some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees.' At eighteen I could not bear this ' dreams;' I wanted reality ; and I believe I was full thirty before,...
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Fielding; Or, Society: Atticus; Or, The Retired Statesman: and St ..., Volume 2

Robert Plumer Ward - English fiction - 1837
...one of his prettiest passages; for prettiness can be applied to him as well as sublimity. He talks of fairy elves— ' Whose midnight revels by a forest...fountain, some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees.' At eighteen I could not bear this ' dreams;' I wanted reality; and I believe I was fully thirty before,...
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Oeuvres complètes de m. le vicomte de Chateaubriand: Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...dwarfs, in narrow room Throug numberless, like that Pygmean race Beyoud the Indian mount; or (aery elves, Whose midnight revels, by a forest side, Or fountain, some belated peasant MT>, Or dreams be sees, while over-head the moou Sits arbitres», and nearer to the earth Wheels her...
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The Paradise Lost

John Milton - 1838 - 373 pages
...Earth's giant sons, Now less than smallest dwarfs, in narrow room Throng numberless ; like that Pygmean race Beyond the Indian mount ; or fairy elves, Whose...sees, Or dreams he sees, while over-head the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth Wheels her pale course ; they, on their mirth and dance Intent,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Mitford - 1838
...giant sons, Now less than smallest dwarfs, in narrow room Throng numberless, like that Pygmean race 780 Beyond the Indian mount, or fairy elves, Whose midnight...some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees, while over head the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth 785 Wheels her pale course ; they, on their...
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Traditions, Legends, Superstitions, and Sketches of Devonshire: On ..., Volume 2

Mrs. Bray (Anna Eliza) - Folklore - 1838
...contained in the Danish book, and not a whit less marvellous than such as I have already told — " . of fairy elves, Whose midnight revels by a forest side,...some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees; while over head the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth Wheels her pale course." My tales, however,...
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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...Milton, in conformity with these passages, describes his fairj nightCDc .— — , •cene : — " Faery ansom windows, that are clothed with casement. Its walls are hung with oM pea5ant sees, Or dreams he sees, while over-head the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth Wheels...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...dwarfs, in narrow room Throng numberless, like that pygmean race Beyond the Indian mount ; or faery me in thy pale career, Till civil-suited Alom appear,...was wont With the Atlic boy to hunt. But kercheft arbitress, and nearer to the Earth Wheels her pale course ; they, on their mirth and dance Intent,...
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