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" Now came still evening on, and twilight gray Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Silence accompanied ; for beast and bird, They to their grassy couch, these to their nests, Were slunk, all but the wakeful nightingale, She all night long her amorous... "
Festival of Song: A Series of Evenings with the Poets - Page 69
by Frederick Saunders - 1866 - 376 pages
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Paradise Lost: A Poem

John Milton - 1833 - 351 pages
...oh his western throne attend. Now came still evening on, and twilight gray Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Silence accompanied: for beast and...all night long her amorous descant sung; Silence was pleas'd: now glow'd the firmament With living saphirs: Hesperus, that led The starry host, rode brightest,...
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A Grammar of Elocution

Rev. Samuel Wood - 1833
...rendered the governor more secure than he ought to have been, considering its importance. (Restrictive.) Silence accompanied ; for beast and bird, They to...nests, Were slunk ; all but the wakeful nightingale. Milton. (Exceptive.) Let there be no noise made, my gentle friends, Unless some dull and favourable...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 3

1833
...numbers, than that of Milton : " Now came still Evening on, and Twilight gray Had m her sober livery all things clad ; Silence accompanied ; for beast...to their grassy couch, these to their nests, Were sunk, all but the wakeful nightingale: She all night long her amorous descant sung; Silence was pleased:...
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Notes, chiefly intended to point out the correspondence between the portions ...

Notes - 1834 - 80 pages
.... } ^€M Evening Meditation. Now came still evening on, and twilight grey Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Silence accompanied; for beast and...her amorous descant sung; Silence was pleased: now glow'd the firmament With living sapphires: Hesperus, that led The starry host, rode brightest, till...
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Principles of General Grammar: Adapted to the Capacity of Youth, and Proper ...

Antoine Isaac Silvestre de Sacy - English language - 1834 - 156 pages
...the example cited the Grammatical Subject is "peaches." Apply this distinction to another example : u The moon, Rising in clouded majesty, at length, Apparent...light, And o'er the dark her silver mantle threw." MILTOM. The Subject is Simple, for it denotes but a single thing, " the moon." It is Complex, for it...
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Narrative of a Voyage Round the World: Comprehending an Account of the Wreck ...

Thomas Braidwood Wilson - Aboriginal Australians - 1835 - 349 pages
...of Milton : " Now came still evening on, and twilight grey Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Now glowed the firmament With living sapphires ; Hesperus,...Rising in clouded majesty, at length Apparent queen, unveil' d her peerless light, And o'er the dark her silver mantle threw." We observed the smoke from...
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Narrative of a Voyage Round the World

Thomas Braidwood Wilson - Aboriginal Australians - 1835 - 349 pages
...of Milton : ' Now came still evening on, and twilight grey Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Now glowed the firmament With living sapphires ; Hesperus,...Rising in clouded majesty, at length Apparent queen, unveil'd her peerless light, And o'er the dark her silver mantle threw." We observed the smoke from...
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The Poetical Works of Milton, Young, Gray, Beattie, and Collins

John Milton, Edward Young, Thomas Gray, James Beattie, William Collins - English poetry - 1836 - 530 pages
...on his western throne attend. Now came still evening on, and twilight gray Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Silence accompanied ; for beast...host, rode brightest, till the moon, Rising in clouded mnjosty, at length, Apparent queen, unveiled her peerless light, And o'er the dark her silver mantle...
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Adventures in the north of Europe

Edward Wilson Landor - 1836
...clad ; Silence accompanied : for beast and bird, They to their grassy couch, these to their neits, Were slunk, all but the wakeful nightingale ; She...light, And o'er the dark her silver mantle threw." . Milton certainly is the noblest and greatest poet that any age or country has ever produced. I do...
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Conversations on Natural Philosophy: in which the Elements of that Science ...

Mrs. Marcet (Jane Haldimand), John Lauris Blake - Physics - 1836 - 276 pages
...those beautiful lines of Milton ? Now came still evening on, and twilight grey Had in her sober livery all things clad ; Silence accompanied : for beast...her amorous descant sung; Silence was pleased : now glow'd the firmament With living saphirs : Hesperus that led The starry host, rode brightest, till...
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