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" Behind him cast; the broad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the moon, whose orb Through optic glass the Tuscan artist views, At evening, from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe. "
The Monthly magazine - Page 202
by Monthly literary register - 1841
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: Illustrated by Anecdotes, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - 1830 - 3 pages
...invention, some of the wonders thus laid open by the telescope : — " The moon, whose orb, Through optic glass, the Tuscan artist views At evening from the...descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe.'1 A few days were spent by Galileo in rapidly reviewing the successive wonders that presented...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: Illustrated by Anecdotes ...

George Lillie Craik - 1830
...The moon, whose orb, Through optic glass, the Tuscan artist views At evening from the top of Fesob, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe." A few days were spent by Galileo in rapidly reviewing the successive wonders that presented themselves...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1831
...Behind him cast ; the hroad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the moon, whose orh Through optic glass the Tuscan artist views At Evening from the...descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty glohe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to he the mast Of some great...
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An Abridgment of Elements of Criticism

Lord Henry Home Kames - 1831 - 300 pages
...Hung on his shoulders like the moon, whose orb Through optic glass the Tuscan artist views At ev'ning from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry...lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe. MILTON. — BOOK I. * > All her original brightness, nor appear'd Less than archangel ruin'd, and th'...
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The World Displayed, in Its History and Geography: Embracing a History of ...

Royal Robbins - 1831
...Milton has finely alluded to him in the lines " Like the moon, whose orb Through optic glass, the Tuscun artist views At evening, from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Riven, or mountains, on her spotty globe." 6. Raleigh (Sir Waller) was one of the most brilliant and...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 2

1832
...invention, some of the wonder* thus laid open by the telescope : — " The moon, whose orb, Through optic glass, the Tuscan artist views At evening from the...lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe." A few days were spent by Galileo in rapidly reviewing the successive wonders that presented themselves...
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Oeuvres de Delille, Volume 5

Jacques Delille - 1832
...the Moon, whose orb Through optic glass the Tuscan artist views At evening from the top of Fesolé, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1832
...\arptviiv *H irarpi tyvvai Zijvi •XWSTOV Through optic glass the Tuscan artist views At ev'ning, from the top of Fesole Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, 290 Rivers or mountains in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine, Hewn on Norwegian...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem

John Milton - 1833 - 351 pages
...the Moon, whose orb Through optic glass the Tuscan artist views At evening from the top of Fcsole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands. Rivers, or mountains in her spotty globe. His spear, to equal which the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were...
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The World Displayed, in Its History and Geography: Embracing a History of ...

Royal Robbins - 1833
...became blind. Milton has finely alluded to him in the lines " Like the moon, whose orb Through optic glass, the Tuscan artist views At evening, from the top of Fesole, Or in Valciamo, to descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, on her spotty globe." 5. Raleigh (Sir Walter)...
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