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" O thou that, with surpassing glory crown'd, Look'st from thy sole dominion, like the god Of this new world, at whose sight all the stars Hide their diminish'd heads, to thee I call, But with no friendly voice, and add thy name, 0 sun, to tell thee how... "
Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy ... - Page 286
by Edward Burnett Tylor - 1873
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Paradise Lost: In Twelve Parts. Night Thoughts on Life, Death and ...

John Milton, Edward Young - 1848
...full-blazing sun, Which now sat high in his meridian tower : 30 Then, much revolving, thus in sighs began : O thou, that, with surpassing glory crown'd, Look'st...from thy sole dominion like the God Of this new world ; at whose sight all the starl Hide their diminish'd heads ; to thec I call, 35 But with no friendly...
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Hill and Valley, Or, Wales and the Welsh

Catherine Sinclair - Wales - 1848 - 462 pages
...attributes to his awful character that sublime apostrophe to the orb of day beginning thus: — " Oh! thou, that with surpassing glory crown'd, Look'st...thy sole dominion, like the God Of this new world " I am told that on the shores of the Persian Gulf, thousands of the followers of Zoroaster assemble...
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The Influence of Milton on English Poetry

Raymond Dexter Havens - English poetry - 1922 - 722 pages
...Omnipotent to arms. O Prince, O Chief of many throned powers, That led the embattled Seraphim to war. O thou that, with surpassing glory crown'd, Look'st from thy sole dominion like the god Of this new World.1 3. INVERSION OF THE NATURAL ORDER OF WORDS AND PHRASES, one of Milton's many Latinisms: Them...
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The Harvard Classics, Volume 4

Charles William Eliot - Literature - 1909
...tower : Then, much revolving, thus in sighs began : — " O thou that, with surpassing glory crowned, Look'st from thy sole dominion like the god Of this new World — at whose sight all the stars Hide their diminished heads — to thee I call, But with no friendly...
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The music, or melody of rhythmus of language: (1818).

James Chapman - Elocution - 1972 - 250 pages
...ever fallen !" Milton. 19. SATAN'S SOLILOQUY, ON FIRST BEHOLDING THE SUN, AND NEW-CREATED UNIVERSE. O THOU ! that, with surpassing glory crown'd, Look'st,...thy sole dominion, like the god Of this new world ! at whose sight all the stars Hide their diminish'd heads ! to thee I call, — But with no friendly...
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Milton, Poet of Exile

Louis Lohr Martz - Poetry - 1986 - 356 pages
...God, but simply addresses the physical planet in terms that convey an implicit paganism, sun-worship: O thou that with surpassing Glory crownd, Look'st...thy sole Dominion like the God Of this new World; at whose sight all the Starrs Hide thir diminisht heads; to thee I call, But with no friendly voice,...
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Romantic Revisions

Robert Brinkley, Keith Hanley - Literary Criticism - 1992 - 368 pages
...version of Satan's address to man in Book IV of the final poem: O thou that with surpassing glory crowned Look'st from thy sole dominion like the God Of this new world; at whose sight all the stars Hide their diminished heads; to thee I call, But with no friendly voice,...
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John Milton: 1732-1801

John T. Shawcross - Reference - 1995 - 452 pages
...by the objects presented 3 us. (This observation also may be applied to his speech in the ninth *' O thou, that, with surpassing glory crown'd, Look'st from thy sole dominion like tlie God Of this new world, &c. [IV, 32-4] Led by the marks of power and goodness in the creation,...
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Barbarous Dissonance and Images of Voice in Milton's Epics

Elizabeth Sauer, Professor of English Elizabeth Sauer - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 213 pages
...directly in a scene of personal confession and of critical judgment (Carey and Fowler, eds., bk 4, n 30): O thou that with surpassing Glory crown'd, Look'st...thy sole Dominion like the God Of this new World; at whose sight all the Stars Hide thir diminisht heads; to thee I call, But with no friendly voice,...
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Male Envy: The Logic of Malice in Literature and Culture

Mervyn Nicholson - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 261 pages
...in Book 4 of Paradise Lost, especially its opening lines: "O thou that with surpassing glory crowned Look'st from thy sole dominion like the god Of this new world — at whose sight all the stars Hide their diminished heads — to thee I call, But with no friendly...
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