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" Her ivory forehead full of bounty brave, Like a broad table did itself dispread, For Love his lofty triumphs to engrave, ' And write the battles of his great godhead : All good and honour might therein be read; For there their dwelling was. "
Sound, 8 lectures - Page 241
by John Tyndall - 1867
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Development of English Literature and Language, Volumes 1-2

Alfred Hix Welsh - English language - 1882
...might; For with dread majesty and awful ire. She broke his. wanton darts, and quenched baae deelre. x Welsh hia lofty triumphs to engrave. And write the battles of his great godhead: All good and honour might...
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Jahrbuch der Deutschen Shakespeare-Gesellschaft, Volume 22

1887
...her. Beaum. and Fleteher, Mons. Tlinmas I, 1. Und bei Spenser, Fairie Queen, II, 3, 24: Her yvorie forehead, full of bounty brave, Like a broad table...engrave, And write the battles of his great godhead. Aehnlich schildert Philip Sidney (Book I, p. 59) die schöne Parthenia : For her great gray eye, which...
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A Glossary, Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions ..., Volume 1

Robert Nares - English language - 1888 - 981 pages
...3/oiis. Thomas, i, 1. Her yvorie/0/7i<W, full of bounty brave, Like a broad table did itselfc dispred. For love his lofty triumphs to engrave, And write the battles of his great godhead _, . . Sfau.P.6.,ll,(u,!H. This is part of the description of a perfect ideal beauty : Her/0>v hfad...
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Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern

Charles Dudley Warner - Literature - 1896
...might; For, with dread majesty and awful ire, She broke his wanton darts, and quenched base desire. Her ivory forehead full of bounty brave. Like a broad...engrave, And write the battles of his great godhead: All good and honour might therein be read; For there their dwelling was. And when she spake. Sweet words...
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Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious ..., Volume 1873

Samuel Austin Allibone - Quotations, English - 1896 - 772 pages
...sore, Her constant heart did court with divers guile j But words and looks and sighs she did abhor. SPENSER. Her ivory forehead, full of bounty brave,...engrave, And write the battles of his great godhead SPENSER. The doubts and dangers, the delays and woes, The feigned friends, the unassured foes, Do make...
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Library of the World's Best Literature: A-Z

Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H. Warner, Edward Cornelius Towne - Literature - 1897
...might; For, with dread majesty and awful ire. She broke his wanton darts, and quenched base desire. Her ivory forehead full of bounty brave, Like a broad...' And write the battles of his great godhead : All good and honour might therein be read; For there their dwelling was. And when she spake. Sweet words...
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Nineteenth Century Questions

James Freeman Clarke - American essays - 1898 - 368 pages
...wanton darts and quenched base desire. " Her ivory forehead, full of bounty brave, Like a broad tablet did itself dispread, For love his lofty triumphs to...engrave, And write the battles of his great godhead ; All good and honor might therein be read, For there their dwelling was ; and when she spake, Sweet words,...
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A Glossary, Or Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions ..., Volume 1

Robert Nares - English language - 1901
...Moru. Thomas, i, 1. Her yvorie/orAra*/, full of bounty brave, Like a broad table did itselfc dispred, For love his lofty triumphs to engrave, And write the battles of his grrcal godhead. Spaa. PQ, II, iii, 24. This is part of the description of a perfect ideal beauty :...
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The Collected Works of William Hazlitt: The Round table. Characters of ...

William Hazlitt - English essays - 1902
...of the Greek face in this respect is admirably expressed in Spenser's description of Belphœbe : ' Her ivory forehead, full of bounty brave, Like a broad table did itself dispread, For love therein his triumphs to engrave, And write the battles of his great Godhead. Upon her eyelids many...
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English Literature During the Lifetime of Shakespeare

Felix Emmanuel Schelling - English literature - 1910 - 486 pages
...no might; For with dread majesty and awful ire, She broke his wanton darts and quenched base desire. Her ivory forehead, full of bounty brave, Like a broad...engrave, And write the battles of his great godhead: All good and honor might therein be read; For there their dwelling was. And when she spake, Sweet words,...
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