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" A shout, that tore hell's concave, and beyond Frighted the reign of Chaos and old Night. All in a moment, through the gloom, were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air, With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears ; and thronging... "
The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson - Page 136
by John Milton - 1807
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...moment through the gloom were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air, 545 With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears ;...phalanx, to the Dorian mood 550 Of flutes, and soft recorders ; such as raii'd To height of noblest temper heroes olil Arming to battle ; and instead of...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824 - 646 pages
...trophies ; all the while Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds : 540 At which the universal host up sent A shout, that tore hell's concave, and beyond Frighted...were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air 545 535. Who forthwith &c.] There are several other strokes in the first book wonderfully poetical, and...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 1062 pages
...trophies ; all the while Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds : At which the universal host up sent / With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears ; and thronging helms Appear'd,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824 - 676 pages
...trophies ; all the while Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds : At which the universal host up sent A shout, that tore hell's concave, and beyond Frighted...gloom were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air 535. Who forthwith &c.] There are several other strokes in the first book wonderfully poetical, and...
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A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author of The ...

British poets - 1824 - 676 pages
...in a moment through the gloom were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears, and...serried shields in thick array Of depth immeasurable. Milton's Paradise Lost, b. 1. Ten thousand thousand ensigns high advanc'd, Standards and gonfalons...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1826 - 312 pages
...trophies ; all the while Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds: 540 At which the universal host up sent A shout, that tore Hell's concave, and beyond Frighted...thousand banners rise into the air 545 "With orient colours waving • with them rose a* A forest huge of spears ; and thronging helms Appcar'd, and serried...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical Prefaces

John Aikin - 1826 - 840 pages
...in a moment through the gloom were seen Ten thousand banners rise into the air With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears ;...Of depth immeasurable ; anon they move In perfect ulialanx to the Dorian mood Of flutes and soft recorders ; such as rais'd To highth of noblest temper...
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Historical Researches on the Wars and Sports of the Mongols and Romans: In ...

John Ranking - 1826 - 560 pages
...Timur has been called, could not be found. " Ten thousand banners rise into the air With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears ;...serried shields in thick array Of depth immeasurable. * * * * Advanc'd in view they stand, a horrid front Of dreadful length and dazzling arms, * * Awaiting...
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The Monthly Review

1826 - 568 pages
...uncommon or different from other reviews : " Ten thousand banners rise into the air, With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears ;...serried shields in thick array, Of depth immeasurable. * * * Advanced in view, they stand a horrid front Of dreadful length and dazzling arms, * * Awaiting...
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The Monthly Review

1826 - 570 pages
...uncommon or different from other reviews: " Ten thousand banners rise; into the air, With orient colours waving : with them rose A forest huge of spears; and...serried shields in thick array, Of depth immeasurable. * * * * Advanced in view, they stand a horrid front Of dreadful length and dazzling arms, * * Awaiting...
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