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" Rose, like an exhalation, with the sound Of dulcet symphonies and voices sweet, Built like a temple, where pilasters round Were set, and Doric pillars overlaid With golden architrave ; nor did there want Cornice or frieze with bossy sculptures graven... "
Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711 - Page 25
by John Milton - 1801
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 4

Charles William Eliot - Literature - 1909
...blast of wind, To many a row of pipes the sound-board breathes. Anon out of the earth a fabric huge Rose like an exhalation, with the sound Of dulcet...overlaid With golden architrave; nor did there want Cornice or frieze, with bossy sculptures graven: The roof was fretted gold. Not Babilon Nor great Alcairo...
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Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara in the Years of 1845 & 1846 ..., Volume 1

James Richardson - Africa, North - 1970 - 440 pages
...amidst the " darkness visible" of the regions of perdition. " Anon, out of the earth a fabric huge Rose like an exhalation, with the sound Of dulcet...overlaid With golden architrave; nor did there want Cornice or frieze, with bossy sculptures graven ; The roof was fretted gold." ***** " The ascending...
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A Dictionary of Literary Devices: Gradus, A-Z

Bernard Marie Dupriez - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 545 pages
...most surprising, and most curious ideas, figures, and words. Ex: Anon out of the earth a fabric huge Rose like an exhalation, with the sound Of dulcet...overlaid With golden architrave; nor did there want Cornice or frieze with bossy sculptures graven; The roof was fretted gold. Not Babylon, Nor great Alcairo...
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Heavenly Mansions and Other Essays on Architecture

John Summerson - Architecture - 1998 - 253 pages
...the richest possible character, arched and vaulted and equipped with cornices of a diabolical order: Built like a Temple, where pilasters round Were set,...overlaid With golden architrave; nor did there want 124 Cornice or frieze, with bossy sculptures graven: The roof was fretted gold. Gandy had projected...
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Complete Poems

Edgar Allan Poe - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 627 pages
...says, "The chiselled stone has the hue of ages." 31 Poe probably had in mind Paradise Lost, I, 713-719: Built like a temple, where pilasters round Were set,...overlaid With golden architrave; nor did there want Cornice or frieze, with bossy sculptures grav'n, The roof was fretted gold. Not Babylon. Nor great...
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Paradise Lost (Hughes Edition)

John Milton, Merritt Yerkes Hughes - Poetry - 2003 - 384 pages
...blast of wind To many a row of Pipes the sound-board breathes. Anon out of the earth a Fabric huge 710 Rose like an Exhalation, with the sound Of Dulcet...overlaid With Golden Architrave; nor did there want 7li Cornice or Frieze, with bossy Sculptures grav'n; The Roof was fretted Gold. Not Babylon, Nor great...
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John Milton's Paradise Lost: A Sourcebook

Margaret Kean - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 173 pages
...take place not just on a vertical axis but also on a moral axis. Anon out of the earth a Fabric huge Rose like an Exhalation, with the sound Of Dulcet...overlaid With Golden Architrave; nor did there want 1 Pilasters are square columns, so there is a momentary ironic contradiction in suggesting that they...
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Delirious Milton: The Fate of the Poet in Modernity

Gordon Teskey - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 214 pages
...blast of wind / To many a row of pipes the sound-board breathes": Anon out of the earth a fabric huge Rose like an exhalation with the sound Of dulcet symphonies...overlaid With golden architrave, nor did there want Cornice of frieze with bossy sculptures grav'n. The roof was fretted gold. Not Babylon Nor great Alcairo...
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