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" But hail! thou Goddess sage and holy! Hail, divinest Melancholy! Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense of human sight, And therefore to our weaker view O'erlaid with black, staid Wisdom's hue; Black, but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's... "
The beauties of English poetry, selected from the most esteemed authors, by ... - Page 56
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1852
...pensioners of Morpheus' train. Bnt, hail ! thou goddess sage and holy, Hail, divinest Melancholy ! Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense...Wisdom's hue; Black, but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's sister might beseem, Or that starr'd Ethiop queen that strove To set her beauty's praise above...
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1852
...fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou goddess, sage and holy Hail, divinest Melancholy ! G * Memnon's sister might beseem, Or that starr'd Ethiop queen that strove To set her beauty's praise above...
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The Class Book of Poetry

Class-book - Poetry - 1852 - 144 pages
...fickle pensioners of Morpheus'1 train. But hail, thou goddess, sage and holy, Hail, divinest Melancholy, Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense of human sight, And'therefore to our weaker view O'erlaid with black, staid Wisdom's hue * * * * Come, pensive nun,...
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The popular educator, Volumes 1-2; Volume 5

Popular educator - 1852
...thought came habitual sadness. " But hall, thou goddess, sage and holy, Hail divinest тг/апсЛо/у, Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense of human sight ; • " Lives of the Queens of England, by Agnes Strickland/* vol. viii. p. Ю. And therefore to our...
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Hausschatz englischer Poesie: Auswahl aus den Werken der bedeutendsten ...

Oskar Ludwig Bernhard Wolff - English poetry - 1852 - 399 pages
...hail , thon Goddess , sage and holy, Hail divinest Melancholy, Whose saintly visage is too bright i To hit the sense of human sight, And therefore to our weaker view O'relaid with black, staid Wisdom's hue; :. Black , but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's sister might...
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Milton's Poetical Works: With Life, Critical Dissertation, and ..., Volume 2

John Milton, George Gilfillan - 1853
...fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess, sage and holy, Hail, divinest Melancholy ! Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense...Wisdom's hue ; Black, but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's sister2 might beseem, Or that starr'd Ethiop queen3 that strove To set her beauty's praise...
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Milton's Poetical Works: With Life, Critical ..., Page 109, Volume 2

John Milton - 1853
...fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess, sage and holy, Hail, divinest Melancholy ! Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense...Wisdom's hue ; Black, but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's sister2 might beseem, Or that starr'd Ethiop queen3 that strove To set her beauty's praise...
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
...fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hail, thou Goddess, sage and holy, Hail, divinest Melancholy, Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense...wisdom's hue ; Black, but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's sister might beseem, Or that starred Ethiop queen that strove To set her beauty's praise above...
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School elocution : or The young academical orator

William Herbert - 1853 - 192 pages
...away. MELANCHOLY FROM " IL PENSEROSO." -hail, thou goddess, sage and holy, Hail, divinest Melancholy, Whose saintly visage is too bright To hit the sense...weaker view O'erlaid with black, staid wisdom's hue. Sweet bird that shunn'st the noise of Folly, Most musical, most melancholy, Thee, chantress, oft the...
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The Boy's Second Help to Reading: A Selection of Choice Passages from ...

Theodore Alors W. Buckley - Children's literature, English - 1854 - 312 pages
...fickle pensioners of Morpheus' train. But hap, thou Goddess, sage and holy ! Hail, divinest Melancholy ! Whose saintly visage is too bright, To hit the sense...Wisdom's hue ; Black, but such as in esteem Prince Memnon's* sister might beseem, Or that starr'd Ethiop queen,t that strove To set her beauty's praise...
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