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" With charm of earliest birds; pleasant the sun, When first on this delightful land he spreads His orient beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flower, Glistering with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening"... "
The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson - Page 231
by John Milton - 1807
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A Beginner's Guide to Critical Reading: An Anthology of Literary Texts

Richard Jacobs - 2001 - 504 pages
...curse. With thee conversing, I forget all time, 640 All seasons, and their change; all please alike. Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, With...His orient beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flower, 645 Glistering with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming-on Of...
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The Book of Abigail and John: Selected Letters of the Adams Family, 1762-1784

Abigail Adams, John Adams - 2002 - 438 pages
...morn, her rising sweet, With charm of earliest Bird; pleasent the Sun, When first on this delightfull land he spreads His orient beams, on herb, tree, fruit...flower Glist'ring with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers, and sweet the comeing on of Gratefull Evening mild; then Silent Night with this...
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Paradise Lost (Hughes Edition)

John Milton, Merritt Yerkes Hughes - 2003 - 388 pages
...praise. With thee conversing I forget all time, All seasons and thir change, all please alike. 640 Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, With...spreads His orient Beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flow'r, Glist'ring with dew; fragrant the fertile earth 645 After soft showers; and sweet the coming...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 1012 pages
...herb, tree, fruit, and flower, Glistering with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on Of grateful evening mild,...solemn bird and this fair moon, And these the gems of heaven, her starry train: But neither breath of mom when she ascends 650 With charm of earliest birds,...
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The Letters of John and Abigail Adams

John Adams - 2003 - 516 pages
...sighing, seeks its associate, and joins its first parent in that beautiful description of Milton: — "Sweet is the breath of Morn, her rising sweet, With...His orient beams on herb, tree, fruit, and flower, Glistering with dew, fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on Of grateful...
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Bartlett's Poems for Occasions

Geoffrey O'Brien, Billy Collins - 2007 - 544 pages
...Paradise Lost With thee conversing, I forget all time, All seasons, and their change, all please alike. Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, With...His orient beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flower, Glistering with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on Of grateful...
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Paradise Lost: A Student's Companion to the Poem

Francis C. Blessington - 2004 - 161 pages
...intricate garland: With thee conversing I forget all time, All seasons and thir change, all please alike. Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, With...spreads His orient Beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flow'r, Glist'ring with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on...
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Poetry and Ecology in the Age of Milton and Marvell

Diane Kelsey McColley - 2007 - 284 pages
...and returns of the round dance of the universe and the angels, and draws all of nature into the song: Sweet is the breath of morn, her rising sweet, With...spreads His orient beams, on herb, tree, fruit, and flow'r, Glist'ring with dew; fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers; and sweet the coming on...
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