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" For contemplation he and valour formed, For softness she and sweet attractive grace; He for God only, she for God in him. "
The Spectator: no. 252-321; Dec. 19, 1711-Mar. 8, 1712 - Page 374
edited by - 1898
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Tremaine: Or, The Man of Refinement, Volume 2

Robert Plumer Ward - 1825 - 380 pages
...in three lines than I could in three volumes ; — • For contemplation he, and valour form'd, • For softness she, and sweet attractive grace ; ' He for God only, she for God in him.'" " Delightful !" cried Georgina, and a soft sigh, (certainly not one of pain) stole from her...
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Tremaine: Or, The Man of Refinement, Volume 2

Robert Plumer Ward - 1825 - 380 pages
...three lines than I could in three volumes ; — , • : • For contemplation he, and valour form'd, For softness she, and sweet attractive grace ; ' He for God only, she for God in him."' I " Delightful !" cried Georgina, and a soft sigh, (certainly not one of pain) stole from...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...: For eontemplation he, and valour form'd ; For softness she, and sweet attraetive graee ; He, for what resolution from despair. Thus Satan, talking to his nearest m deelar'd Absolute rule ; and hyaeinthine loeks Round from his parted foreloek manly hung Clust'rmg,...
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Marriage. A Novel

Susan Ferrier - London (England) - 1825
...expectation of the arrival of their friend. CHAPTER IX. Not equal, as their sex not equal seemed— For contemplation he, and valour formed; For softness she, and sweet attractive grace." -" Though both " WHAT can have come over Lady Maclaughlan?" said Miss Grizzy, as she sat at the window...
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Essays and Letters ... With a short memoir of the author

John Kitto - 1825 - 210 pages
...feminine beauty ; and he has admirably represented this distinction in his portraits of Adam and Eve : Tor contemplation he, and valour, formed ; For softness she, and sweet attractive grace. Again : Eve says to Adam — I espy'd thee fair indeed and tall Under a plantain; yctmethought less...
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The Oriental Herald, and Journal of General Literature, Volume 9

James Silk Buckingham - Great Britain - 1826
...freedom placed ; Whence true authority in men : though both Not equal, as their sex not equal seemed ; For contemplation he and valour formed, For softness...sweet attractive grace : He for God only, she for God in him. — PARADISE LOST. To say nothing of the construction of the remaining part of the verses,...
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The Oriental Herald, Volume 9

Christianity - 1826
...placed ; Whence true authority in men : though both Not equal, as their sex not equal seemed ; Tor contemplation he and valour formed, For softness she...sweet attractive grace : He for God only, she for God in him. — PARADISE LOST. To say nothing of the construction of the remaining part of the verses,...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books

John Milton - Bible - 1826 - 294 pages
...contemplation he and valour form'd ; For softness she and sweet attractive grace ; He for God only , ehe for God in him : His fair large front and eye sublime declared 300 Absolute rule ; and hyac.inth.ine locks Round from his parted forelock manly hung Clustering, but...
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The Paradise Lost of Milton, Volume 1

Bible - 1827 - 24 pages
...placed,) 294 VVhence true authority in men ; though both Not equal, as their sex not equal seemed ; For contemplation he and valour formed ; For softness...hyacinthine locks Round from his parted forelock manly hung 302 Clustering, but not beneath his shoulders broad : 303 She, as a veil, down to the slender waist...
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The United States Review and Literary Gazette, Volume 2

American periodicals - 1827
...command. Milton seems to have had in view his divine form, in his description of our First Parent; ' His fair large front, and eye sublime, declared Absolute...and hyacinthine locks Round from his parted forelock many hung Clustering, but not beneath his shoulders broad.' " His is not merely the rude power of physical...
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