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" 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 Perplexes monarchs. "
Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres - Page 85
by Hugh Blair - 1787
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Napoleon and English Romanticism

Simon Bainbridge - 1995 - 259 pages
...mind, and th ' excess Of glory obscured: as when the sun new ris 'n Looks through the horizontal misty air Shorn of his beams; or from behind the moon In dim eclipse disastrous twilight sheds On half the nation; and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs. Here...
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Barbarous Dissonance and Images of Voice in Milton's Epics

Elizabeth Sauer, Professor of English Elizabeth Sauer - 1996 - 213 pages
...imaginary treason in the following lines. - As, when the sun new ris'n Looks thro 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 Perplexes monarchs....
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The Sublime: A Reader in British Eighteenth-Century Aesthetic Theory

Andrew Ashfield, Peter de Bolla - 1996 - 314 pages
...ruined; 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 Perplexes monarchs....
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Milton: The life

William Riley Parker - 1996 - 1539 pages
...imaginary treason in the following lines' : 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 Perplexes monarchs....
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Speak Silence: Rhetoric and Culture in Blake's Poetical Sketches

Mark L. Greenberg - 1996 - 221 pages
...ruin'd, and th'excess Of Glory obscur'd: As when the Sun new ris'n 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 Perplexes Monarchs....
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Milton, Authorship, and the Book Trade

Stephen B. Dobranski - 1999 - 245 pages
...possible allusion to deposing Charles II: - As, when the Sun new risen Looks thro 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 Perplexes Monarchs.68...
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The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain, Volume 4

Richard Gameson, Formerly Professor of Bibliography and Textual Criticism D F McKenzie, Lotte Hellinga, John Barnard, D. F. McKenzie, Joseph Burney Trapp, Nigel J. Morgan, Rodney M. Thomson, Maureen Bell, Ian R. Willison, David McKitterick, Michael F. Suarez, Michael L. Turner, Andrew Nash, Claire Squires - 1998 - 920 pages
...imaginary Treason in the following lines': As when the Sun new ris'n Looks through the Horizontal misty Air Shorn of his Beams, or from behind the Moon In dim Eclips disastrous twilight sheds On half the Nations, and with fear of change Perplexes Monarchs. (Paradise...
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Sources in Irish Art: A Reader

Fintan Cullen - 2000 - 325 pages
...ruin'd, and th' excess Of glory obscured: as when the sun new ris'n 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 Perplexes monarchs.'...
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Storms from the Sun: The Emerging Science of Space Weather

Michael J. Carlowicz, Ramon E. Lopez - 2002 - 234 pages
...Milton wrote in the epic Paralyse Lost: 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 Perplexes monarchs Some...
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The Major Works

John Milton - 2003 - 966 pages
...ruined, and the excess Of glory obscured: as when the sun new risen Looks through the hori2ontal 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 Perplexes monarchs....
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