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" Arch-Angel ruin'd, and the excess Of glory obscured : as when the sun, new risen, Looks through the horizontal misty air Shorn of his beams; or from behind the moon, In dim eclipse, disastrous twilight sheds On half the nations, and with fear of change... "
Paradise Lost: With Notes, Selected from Newton and Others, to which is ... - Page 23
by John Milton, Samuel Johnson - 1796
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The Natural History of Selborne

Gilbert White - Animals - 1833 - 316 pages
...strange and unusual phenomena: — " As when the snn, new risen, Looks through the horizontal misty air Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon, In dim...nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs." LETTER LXII. WE are very seldom annoyed with thunder-storms ; and it is no less remarkable than true,...
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A treatise on happiness [by J. Flamank].

James Flamank - 1833
...heavens has struck a superstitious terror into men. Milton says of the sun, when it is eclipsed, — " Shorn of his beams, or from behind the moon In dim...nations ; and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs." The aurora borealis, or a meteor passing rapidly through the heavens, has occasioned a similar effect....
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The Natural History of Selbourne: With Observations on Various Parts of ...

Gilbert White - Natural history - 1834 - 356 pages
...phenomena: — As when the sun, new risen, Looks through the horizontal, misty air, Shorn of his heams ; or, from behind the moon, In dim eclipse, disastrous...nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs. LETTER CX. TO THE HON. DAINES HARRINGTON. WE are very seldom annoyed with thunder-storms ; and it is...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1834 - 392 pages
...appear'd Less than Arch-angel ruin'd , and th' excess Of glory obscur'd: as when the sun, new risen, Looks through the horizontal misty air : 595 Shorn...behind the moon, In dim eclipse, disastrous twilight sheda . On half the nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs. Darken'd so , yet shone Above...
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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834 - 2 pages
...and In' ricas Of /¡tori/ obscura : as when the sun new ris n Looks through the horizontal misli/ air Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon In dim...disastrous twilight sheds On half the nations; and wit n fear of change Perplexes пюпагс/is. Here is a very noble picture ; and in what does this...
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The Norwich magazine

1835
...and the excess Of glory obscured. As when the sun, new risen, Looks through the horizontal misty air, Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon, In dim...nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs ; — darkened so, yet shone • Above them all, the Archangel." It is the fashion to quote Milton,...
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The Poetry of Life, Volume 2

Sarah Stickney Ellis - Life - 1835
...the excess " Of glory obscured : as when the sun new risen " Looks through the horizontal misty air " Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon, " In...nations, and with fear of change " Perplexes monarchs." " He spake : and to confirm his words, outflew " Millions of flaming swords, drawn from the thighs...
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Œuvres complètes, Volume 35

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...and the excess Of glory obscured : as when the sun new-risen Looks through the horizontal misty air, Shorn of his beams; or from behind the moon, In dim...Perplexes monarchs : darken'd so, yet shone Above them all the archangel : but his face Deep scars of thunder had intrench'd, and canSat on his faded cheek ;...
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THE CHRISTIAN'S PENNY MAGAZINE

the christians - 1836
...by the advancement of science : " As when the sun, new risen, Looks through the horizontal misty air Shorn of his beams, or from behind the moon, In dim...nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs." — Paradise Lost. Mr. W. Martin, in his instructive " Christian Philosopher," gives the following...
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A sermon [on 2 Cor. ii, 16] preached at the consecration of ... W. Otter ...

Charles Webb Le Bas - 1836
...says : " As when the sun new risen Looks through the horizontal misty air, Shorn of his beams, and from behind the moon In dim eclipse disastrous twilight...nations, and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs." Par. Lost, iv 594. To the above references to Stewart and Lander, may be added Southey's History of...
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