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" That this stream, at certain seasons of the year, especially about the feast of Adonis, is of a bloody colour; which the heathens looked upon as proceeding from a kind of sympathy in the river for the death of Adonis, who was killed by a wild boar in... "
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1803
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Memoirs of Literature, Volume 4

Bibliography - 1722
...Hesrhens looked upon as pro" ceeding from a kind of Sympathy in the River " for the Death of Admit, wbo was killed by a wild " Boar in the Mountains, out of which this Stream ter Scheffer a Fire-Rain, that fell in 1619. upon the Lake of Landfee. It was mixed with Water ; but...
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Memoirs of Literature: Containing a Large Account of Many Valuable ..., Volume 4

Michel de La Roche - 1722
...upon as pro. " ceeding from a kind of Sympathy in the River " for the Death of Monit, who was IdMed by a wild " Boar in the Mountains, out of which this Stream ter Scheffer a Fire-Rain, that fell in 1619. upon the _ Lake of Landfee. It was mixed with Water ;...
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The Spectator ...

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - 1729
...efpeciaHy about the Feaft of Adonis, is of a bloody Colour ; which the Heathens looked upon as proceeding from a kind of Sympathy in the River for the Death...wild Boar in the Mountains^ out of which this Stream rifes. Something like this we faw actually come to pafs; 'forthe Water was ft.iinVltoa furprizing Rednefs...
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The Spectator, Volume 4

1738
...efpecially about the Feaft of Adunis,. is of a bloody Colour ; which the Heathens looked upon as proceeding from a kind of Sympathy in the River for the Death of Adonis, who was kili'd by a wild Boar in the Mountains, out of which this Stream rifes. Something like this we faw...
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A Familiar Explanation of the Poetical Works of Milton. To which is Prefixed ...

1762 - 144 pages
...efpecially about the Feaft of Adonis, is of a bloody Colour ; which the Heathens looked upon as proceeding from a Kind of Sympathy in the River for the Death...wild Boar in the Mountains, out of which this Stream rifes. Something like this we faw adtually come to pafs ; for the Water was ftained to a furprifing...
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The idyllia, epigrams, and fragments, of Theocritus, Bion, and Moschus, with ...

Theocritus (of Syracuse), Bion (of Smyrna.) - 1792
...Adonis, is of a bloody color, which the heathens looked upon ' as proceeding from a kind of fympathy in the river for the ' death of Adonis, who was killed by a wild boar in the moun' tains, out of which this itream rifes. Something like this we ' faw actually come to pafs ; for...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...ahout the feast of Adonis, " is of a hloosly colour; which she Heathens looked upon " as proceeding from a kind of sympathy in the river for " the death of Adonis, who was killed hy a wild hoar in •' the mountains, cut of which this ssream rises. Some*' thing like this we saw...
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Paradise lost: With notes, selected from Newton and others, to ..., Volumes 1-2

John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
...especially about the feast of Adonis, is of a bloody colour ; which the heathens looked tipon as proceeding from a kind of sympathy in the river for the death...actually come to pass ; for the water was stained to a surprizing redness ; and as we observed in travelling, had discoloured the sea a great way into a reddish...
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The British Essayists, Volume 10

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...especially about the feast of Adonis, is of a bloody colour; which the heathens looked upon as proceeding from a kind of sympathy in the river for the death...into a reddish hue, occasioned doubtless by a sort of mininm, or red earth, washed into the river by the violence of the rain, and not by any stain from...
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The British Essayists;: Spectator

Alexander Chalmers - English essays - 1808
...especially about the feast of Adonis, is of a bloody colour; which the heathens looked upon as proceeding from a kind of sympathy in the river for the death...out of which this stream rises. Something like this \ve saw actually come to pass ; for the water was stained to a surprising redness; and, as we observed...
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