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" Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand Soft she withdrew ; and like a wood-nymph light, Oread or Dryad, or of Delia's train, Betook her to the groves, but Delia's self In gait... "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 248
edited by - 1779
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Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a Commentary upon it by William Cowper

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...bent, the more shall shame him his repulse. Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand Soft she withdrew; and, like a Wood-Nymph light, Oread or Dryad,...Delia's train, Betook her to the groves; but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and Goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver arm'd, Hut with...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton - 1813 - 565 pages
...bent, the more shall shame him his repulse." Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand 385 Soft she withdrew, and. like a wood-nymph light, Oread or dryad,...Delia's train, Betook her to the groves ; but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver arm'd, 390 Hut...
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts ..., Volume 23

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816
...wild. (i.) * WOODNYMPH. nf [wout and A f.ibled goddefs of the woods. — Soft (he withdrew, and like a light, Oread, or Dryad, or of Delia's train, Betook her to the groves. Miltm. By dimpled brook and fountain brim, The woodnjmpbs, deck'd with dailies trim, Their metry wakes...
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Paradise lost, a poem, Volume 2

John Milton - 1817
...bent, the more shall shame him his repulse. Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand" Soft she withdrew ; and, like a Wood-Nymph light, Oread or...Delia's train, , Betook her to the groves ; but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and Goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver arui'd, But...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - Electronic book - 1820 - 807 pages
...bent, the more shall shame him his repulse." Thus saying, from her husband's hand her liand Soft she when high noon hast gain'd, and when thou fall'st....meet'st the orient Sun, now flj-'st, With the fix self In gait surpass'd, and goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver ann'd, But with...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...bent, the more shall shame him his repulse." Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand Soft she withdrew ; and, like a wood-nymph light, Oread or...Delia's train, Betook her to the groves ; but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver arm'd, But with...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 17

British poets - 1822
...bent, the more shall shame him his repulse." Thus saying, from her husband's hand her hand Soft she withdrew ; and, like a wood-nymph light, Oread or...Delia's train, Betook her to the groves ; but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and goddess-like deport ; Though not as she with bow and quiver arm'd, But...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1823
...hent, the more shall shame him his repulse. Thus saying, from her hushand's hand her hand Soft she withdrew ; and, like a Woodnymph light, Oread or Dryad, or of Delia's train, Betook her to the groves ; hut Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and goddesslike deport, Though not as she with how and quiver...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1824
...498. Such on Eurotas' banks, or Cynthus' hight, Diana seems ; and so she charms the sight, Soft she withdrew, and like a wood-nymph light, Oread or Dryad,...Delia's train, Betook her to the groves, but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver arm'd, But with...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1824
...Eurotas' banks, or Cyothua' night, Diana seems ; and so she charms the AlJTW. BOOK IX. 135 Soft she withdrew, and like a wood-nymph light, Oread or Dryad,...Delia's train, Betook her to the groves, but Delia's self In gait surpass'd, and goddess-like deport, Though not as she with bow and quiver arm'd, But with...
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