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The Testimony of the Rocks: Or, Geology in Its Bearings on the Two ... - Page 252
by Hugh Miller - 1857 - 500 pages
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The poetical works of John Milton, with a memoir by J. Montgomery, Volume 1

John Milton - 1843
...or angel; for they thought no ill: So, hand in hand they pass'd, the loveliest pair That ever since in Love's embraces met; Adam the goodliest man of...born His sons ; the fairest of her daughters Eve. Under a tuft of shade that on a green Stood whispering soft, by a fresh fountain side They sat them...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...angel ; for they thought no ill : So hand in hand they pass'd, the loveliest pair, That ever since to decide. The power that ministers to God's decrees, And executes on Earth what Heaven daughiers Eve. Under a tuft of shade that on a green Stood whispering soft, by a fresh fountain side...
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A Grammar of the Greek Language, Part First: A Practical Grammar of the ...

Alpheus Crosby - Greek language - 1844 - 487 pages
...strictly observed. Thus Milton wrote, " So hand in hand they passed, the loveliest pair, That ever since in love's embraces met ; Adam the goodliest man of men since born His sons, the foirest of her daughters Eve." Par. Last, IV. 321. Indeed, in French the two degrees are distinguished...
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The Literary Remains of the Late Willis Gaylord Clark ..., Volume 56; Volume 276

Willis Gaylord Clark - American literature - 1844 - 480 pages
...by our first parents, and where often ' Hand in hand they passed, the loveliest pair That ever since in Love's embraces met: Adam the goodliest man of men, since born His son's, the fairest of her daughters, Eve.' He does not enter, like the sublime and imaginative Milton,...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 48

1856
...figure of speech, advisedly, and will defend himself with Milton's often quoted — " Adam, the godliest man of men since born His sons, — the fairest of her daughters, Eve." — Paradise Lost. I notice a growing misuse of the logical term ' ' correlat i ve ," it being often...
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Maro; or, Poetic irritability [by S. Bailey].

Samuel Bailey - 1845 - 85 pages
...applicable to Madoc than to any long poem thai ever was written." — Life of W. Taylor, vol. ii. p. 87. t " Adam the goodliest man of men since born His sons, the fairest of her daughters Eve." Paradise Lost. Did not chaste Addison (oh ! noble slip !) First paint his muse a mare and then a ship...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...hand they passed, the loveliest pair That ever since in love's embraces met ; Adam, the goodliest6 man of men since born His sons ; the fairest of her daughters Eve. Under a tuft of shade that on a green Stood whispering soft, by a fresh fountain-side They sat them...
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The sacred sketch book; containing selections from eminent religious writers ...

Joseph Foulkes Winks - 1847
...or angel ; for they thought no ill : So hand in hand they pass'd, the loveliest pair That ever since in love's embraces met ; Adam the goodliest man of...born His sons, the fairest of her daughters, Eve. Milton. FALL OF OUR FIRST PARENTS. THE first human pair, lovely in form, and pure in mind, God placed...
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Irish diamonds; or, A theory of Irish wit and blunders

John Smith (lecturer on education.) - 1847
...a manner for which any Irishman would have been laughed at unmercifully : — ' Adam, the goodliest of men since born His sons ; — the fairest of her daughters, Eve.' Shakespeare says (the words are Ariel's, in the " Tempest "),— ' Now bid me run, And I will strive...
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Paradise Lost: In Twelve Parts. Night Thoughts on Life, Death and ...

John Milton, Edward Young - 1848
...Angel ; for they thought no ill : 320 So hand in hand they pass'd, the lovliest pair, That ever since in love's embraces met ; Adam the goodliest man of...since born His sons, the fairest of her daughters ETe. Under a tuft of shade that on a green 325 Stood whispering soft, by a fresh fountain side They...
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