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" Thy words, Creator bounteous and benign Giver of all things fair, but fairest this Of all thy gifts, nor enviest. I now see Bone of my bone, flesh of my flesh, myself Before me. Woman is her name, of man Extracted ; for this cause he shall forego Father... "
Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ... - Page 72
by John Milton - 1795
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A Day Book of Milton

John Milton - English poetry - 1905 - 365 pages
...of my flesh, my self Before me ; Woman is her name, of Man Extracted ; for this cause he shall forgo Father and mother, and to his wife adhere, And they shall be one flesh, one heart, one soul. Adam, PARADISE LOST, BOOK VIII. WHEN I approach Her loveliness, so absolute she seems And in herself...
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The Fool of Quality

Henry Brooke, Ernest Albert Baker, Charles Kingsley - 1906 - 427 pages
...created, at least till she was asked. " And though divinely brought, Yet innocence and virgin-modesty, Her virtue and the conscience of her worth, That would be woo'd, and not unsought bo won ; Not obvious, nor obtrusive, but retired, The more desirable." It is happy, said Mrs. Neighbourly,...
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Complete Poetical Works

John Milton - 1908 - 554 pages
...my Flesh, my Self Before me ; Woman is her Name, of Man Extracted ; for this cause he shall forgoe Father and Mother, and to his Wife adhere; And they shall be one Flesh, one Heart, one Soulu. She heard me thus, and though divinely brought, 500 Yet Innocence and Virgin Modestie, Her vertue...
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The Complete Poems of John Milton

John Milton - 1909 - 463 pages
...of my flesh, my Self Before me. Woman is her name, of Man Extracted ; for this cause he shall forgo Father and mother, and to his wife adhere, And they...divinely brought, Yet innocence and virgin modesty, Her virtue, and the conscience of her worth, That would be wooed, and not unsought be won, Not obvious,...
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Paradise lost

John Milton - 1910
...of my flesh, my Self Before me. Woman is her name, of Man Extracted ; for this cause he shall forgo Father and mother, and to his wife adhere, And they...virtue, and the conscience of her worth, That would be wooed, and not unsought be won, Not obvious, not obtrusive, but retired, The more desirable — or,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1917 - 625 pages
...of my flesh, my Self Before me. Woman is her name, of Man Extracted ; for this cause he shall forgo Father and mother, and to his wife adhere, And they...She heard me thus ; and, though divinely brought, 500 Yet innocence and virgin modesty, Her virtue, and the conscience of her worth, That would be wooed,...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 4

Charles William Eliot - Literature - 1909
...of my flesh, my Self Before me. Woman is her name, of Man Extracted; for this cause he shall forgo Father and mother, and to his wife adhere, And they...divinely brought, Yet innocence and virgin modesty, Her virtue, and the conscience of her worth, That would be wooed, and not unsought be won, Not obvious,...
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The Mystical Design of Paradise Lost

Galbraith Miller Crump - Poetry - 1975 - 194 pages
...now see Bone of my Bone, Flesh of my Flesh, my Self Before me; Woman is her Name, of Man Extracted; for this cause he shall forego Father and Mother,...And they shall be one Flesh, one Heart, one Soul. (VIII. 494-99) In thanking God for this most precious gift, Adam has innocently, unintentionally, but...
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Milton, Poet of Exile

Louis Lohr Martz - Poetry - 1986 - 356 pages
...reluctance, modesty, and blushing in Eve (as in the angel) are all part of that perfection before the Fall: She heard me thus, and though divinely brought, Yet Innocence and Virgin Modestie, Her vertue and the conscience of her worth, That would be woo'd, and not unsought be won,...
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Epic and Empire: Politics and Generic Form from Virgil to Milton

David Quint, Professor David Quint, James Chandler, Lionel Gossman - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 433 pages
...suggested a few lines earlier in his description of their first encounter, when Eve turned away from him. She heard me thus, and though divinely brought, Yet innocence and virgin modesty, Her virtue and conscience of her worth, That would be wooed, and not unsought be won, Not obvious,...
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