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" The other shape, If shape it might be call'd that shape had none Distinguishable in member, joint, or limb ; Or substance might be call'd that shadow seem'd, For each seem'd either: black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as Hell, And... "
Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ... - Page 178
by Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 255 pages
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A Rhetorical Grammar: In which the Common Improprieties in Reading and ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1823 - 373 pages
...same author, where he describes Satan's surprise at the sight and approach of the figure of death. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster...With horrid strides ; Hell trembled as he strode. Th' undaunted fiend what this might be admir'd ; Admir'd, not fear'd: God, and his son except, Created...
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An English Grammar: Comprehending the Principles and Rules of the ..., Volume 1

Lindley Murray - English language - 1823
...Or substance might be call'd that shadow seem'd, For each seem'd either ; black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, And shook...seem'd his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on." These figures are strongly marked, and the resemblance of their characters to their effects produced...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823
...are instances of that proud and daring mind which could not brook submission, even to Omnipotence ! Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast A a2 With horrid strides, hell trembled as he strode ; The undaunted fiend what this might be admired,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824
...last degree. Burke on the Sublime and Beautiful, part ii. sect. 3. 670. —black it stood as Night, Fierce as ten Furies, terrible as hell, And shook...from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast 675 With horrid strides, hell trembled as he strode. Th' undaunted Fiend what this might be admir'd,...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as Hell, And shook a dreadful dart: what seem'd hie n, and the lynx's beam; Of smell, the headlong lioness...between, And hound sagacious on the tainted green ; Th' undaunted fiend what this might be admir'd ; Admir'd, not fear'd; God and his Son except Created...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...seem'd, For each seem'd either:) black it stood as night. Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, 671 And shook a dreadful dart : what seem'd his head,...from his seat The monster moving, onward came as fast 675 With horrid strides: hell trembled a. lie strode. Th' undaunted fiend what this might be admir'd;...
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A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author ..., Volume 1

British poets - 1824
...Or substance might be call'd that shadow seem'd, For each seem'd either ; black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, And shook...seem'd his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Ibid. Death Grinn'd horrible a ghastly smile, to hear His famine should be fill'd, and blest his maw...
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The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an Index ..., Volume 6

Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1824
...terrors; are instances of that proud and daring mind which could not brook submission even to Omnipotence. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster...fast With horrid strides: hell trembled as he strode: Tii" undaunted ficml what this might be admir'd, AdmirM, not fear'd. ' .The same boldness and intrepidity...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824
...seat The monster moving onward came as fast 675 With horrid strides, hell trembled as he strode. Th' undaunted Fiend what this might be admir'd, Admir'd,...not fear'd ; God and his Son except, Created thing nought valued he nor shunn'd ; And with disdainful look thus first began. fiso Whence and what art...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...substanee might be eall'd that shadow seem'd, For eaeh seem'd either ; blaek it stood as night, Fieree erown had on. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving, onward eame as fast With...
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