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" Thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovran vital lamp ; but thou Revisit'st not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing ray, and find no dawn ; So thick a drop serene hath quenched their orbs, Or dim suffusion veiled. "
Poetical Works: Biography of Milton - Page 208
by John Milton - 1835
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Sermons, and an Essay on the Pentateuch

Robert Means - Bible - 1836 - 610 pages
...lamentation over his blindness. " Hail, holy Light, offspring of Heaven firet born ! bat t !.. ni Revisitest not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing...ray, and find no dawn ; So thick a drop serene hath quenched their orbs Or dim suffusion veiled. Thus with the year Seasons return, but not to me returns...
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

English poetry - 1836
...Though hard and rare : thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovereign vital lamp ; but thou Revisitest not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing...ray, and find no dawn ; So thick a drop serene hath quenched their orbs, Or dim suffusion veiled. Yet not the more Cease I to wander, where the muses haunt...
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Paradis perdu: de Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1837
...reascend, Though hard and rare : thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovran vital lamp ; but thou Revisit'st not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing...serene hath quench'd their orbs, Or dim suffusion veiled. Yet not the more Cease I to wander where the Muses haunt Clear spring, or shady grove, or sunny...
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Le paradis perdu, Volume 1

John Milton - 1837 - 495 pages
...reascend, Though hard and rare : thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovran vital lamp ; but thou Revisit'st not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing...thick a drop serene hath quench'd their orbs, Or dim suffuison veil'd. Yet not the more Cease I to wander where the Muses haunt Clear spring, or shady grove,...
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Oeuvres complètes de m. le vicomte de Chateaubriand: Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...reascend, Though hard and rare : thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovran vital lamp ; but thou Revisit'st not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing...thick a drop serene hath quench'd their orbs, Or dim snffuison veil'd. Yet not the more Cease I to wander where the Muses haunt Clear spring, or shady grove,...
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Principles of elocution

William Graham (teacher of elocution.) - 1837
...formless infinite. Thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovereign, vital lamp ; but thou , Revisitest not these eyes, that roll in vain , ;.' To find thy...ray, and find no dawn ; So thick a drop serene hath quenched their orbs, Or dim suffusion veiled. Yet not the more Cease I to wander, where the muses haunt...
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The Works of Joseph Addison: The Spectator, no. 315-635

Joseph Addison - 1837
...light, in the former: " Thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sov'rcign vital lamp; but thou Revisit'st not these eyes, that roll in vain To find thy piercing ray, but find no dawn." 'And a little after: 1 Seasons return, but not to me returns Day, or the sweet approach...
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Milton's Epic Voice: The Narrator in Paradise Lost

Anne Ferry - Poetry - 1983 - 187 pages
...thee I revisit safe, And feel thy sovran vital Lamp; but thou Revisit'st not these eyes, that rowle in vain To find thy piercing ray, and find no dawn; So thick a drop serene hath quencht thir Orbs, Or dim suffusion veild. Yet not the more Cease I to wander where the Muses haunt...
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The Sacred Complex: On the Psychogenesis of Paradise Lost

William Kerrigan, John Milton - Literary Criticism - 1983 - 344 pages
...unfallen man. Milton feels the warmth of the light, but his tantalized eyes, repeating their loss, "roll in vain / To find thy piercing ray, and find no dawn." That tiny chink of light seen "upon the eyes turning" was not always the universe. How often and, though...
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Milton, Poet of Exile

Louis Lohr Martz - Poetry - 1986 - 356 pages
...But now, in the prologue to book 3, Milton continues to suggest a better way, despite his blindness: Yet not the more Cease I to wander where the Muses haunt Cleer Spring, or shadie Grove, or Sunnie Hill, Smit with the love of sacred song . . . [3.26-29] The...
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