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" I was all ear, And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of Death. "
The Quarterly Review - Page 302
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Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ...

John Milton - 1810 - 540 pages
...and full discharge. What windy joy this day had I conceiv'd Hopeful of his delivery, which now proves Abortive as the first-born bloom of spring Nipt with the lagging rear of winter's frost! Yet ere I give the reins to grief, say first, How died he; death to life is crown or shajne. All by...
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Paradise Lost and Regained: With the Latin and Other Poems of John ..., Volume 4

John Milton - 1810 - 414 pages
...and wish'd she might Deny her nature, and be never more, Still, to be so displac'd. I was all car, And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of Death : but ! ere long, Too well I did perceive it was the voice °f my most honour'd Lady, your dear...
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The modern British drama, Volume 2

British drama - 1811 - 624 pages
...ere she was 'ware, and wish'd she might Drny her nature, and be never more, Mill to be so displaced. I was all ear, And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of Death — but oh ! ere long Too well I did perceive it was the voice Of my most honour'd lady, your dear...
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The Modern British Drama: In Five Volumes, Volume 2

1811 - 620 pages
...she was 'ware, and wisli'd she might Deny her nature, and be never more, Still to be so digplac'd. I was all ear, And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of Death — but oh ! ere long Too well I did perceive it was the voice Of my most honour'd lady, your dear...
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Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 5-6

Robert Deverell - 1813 - 622 pages
...and wish'd she might Deny her nature, and be never more Still to be so displac'd. I was all ear, 665 And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of death ; But O ere long Too well I did perceive it was the voice (.55?) This line would seem to allude to...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 2

John Milton - 1813 - 270 pages
...and wish'd she might Deny her nature, and be never more. Still to be so displac'd. I was all ear, 100 And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of death : but O, ere long, Too well I did perceive it was the voice Of ray most honoured lady, your dear sister....
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Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in ..., Volumes 5-6

Robert Deverell - 1813 - 634 pages
...and wish'd she might Deny her nature, and be never more Still to be so displac'd. I was all ear, 565 And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of death ; But O ere long Too well 1 did perceive it was the voice (557) This line would seem to allude to the...
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Discoveries in Hieroglyphics and Other Antiquities, Volume 6

Robert Deverell - 1813 - 354 pages
...she might , • *•* Deny her nature, and be never more Still to be so displac'd. I was all ear, 565 And took in strains that might create a soul Under the ribs of death ; But O ere long Too well I did perceive it was the voice , (557} This line would seem to allude to...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1815 - 240 pages
...ns ont-cast, exil'd, his new delight, Mankind ereated, andfor him this world. So farewell hope, and with hope farewell fear, Farewell remorse! all good to me is lost; Evil, he thon my good! hy thee at least 11U Divided empire with Heav Vs King 1 hold, By thee, and more than...
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The Art of Reading: Containing a Number of Useful Rules, Exemplified by a ...

Daniel Staniford - 1817 - 256 pages
...outcast, exil'd, his new delight, Mankind created, and for liini this world. Po farewell hope, and with hope farewell fear Farewell remorse; all good to me is lost ; Evil be 'hou my good ; by thee at least, Divided empire with Heaven's King I hold, By thee, and more than half...
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