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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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Encyclopędia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts ..., Volume 5, Part 1

Colin Macfarquhar, George Gleig - 1797
...ruin'd, and th' excefe Of glory obfcur'd : as when the fun new-rifen Looks through the horizontal milly air .Shorn of his beams ; or, from behind the moon In dim eclipfe^ dilaftrous twilight flieds On half the nations, and with fear of change 1'erplexes monarchs. Mi/ton,...
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The Beauties of the Late Right Hon. Edmund Burke: Selected from ..., Volume 2

Edmund Burke - 1798 - 499 pages
...ruirid, and ik' excefs Of glory obfcur'd: as when the fun new ris'n Looks through the horizo-ntal tnijly air Shorn of his beams ,• or from behind the moon In dim eclipfe difajtrous twilight jJieds On half the nations ; and with fear of cluwge monarch. Here is a very noble...
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The life of Milton. To which are added Conjectures on the origin of Paradise ...

William Hayley - 1799
...the whole poem, for imaginary treafon in the following lines : as when the fun new rifen Looks thro' the horizontal mifty air Shorn of his beams, or from...behind the moon In dim eclipfe difaftrous twilight (beds On half the nations , and with fear of change Perplexes monarchs — — " By what means the...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek. With Notes and ...

Longinus, William Smith - 1800 - 215 pages
...ruin'd, and th' excess , Of glory obscur'd : 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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Essays on rhetoric: abridged chiefly from dr. Blair's lectures on that science

Hugh Blair - 1801 - 348 pages
...; and the excefs Of glory obfcured : as when the fun new lilen, Looks through the hofizontal milty air, Shorn of his beams ; or, from behind, the moon, In dim eclipfc, difaflrous twilight meds' ' Onjialf the nations, and with fear, of change Perplexes monarch*,...
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The works of ... Edmund Burke [ed. by W. King and F. Laurence].

Edmund Burke - 1803
...ruin'd, and tb' excefs Of glory obfcur'd: as .when the fun new ris'n Looks through the horizontal rnifly air Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon In dim eclipfe difajirous twitight Jheds On half the nations ; and with fear of chaxg? Ferplexcs monarch*, Here is...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1803
...ruin'd, and th' extxfs Of glory obfcur'd: as when the fun new ris'n Looks through the horizontal mi/ly air Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon In dim eclipfe difajirous twilight Jheds On half the nations ; and with fear of change Perplexes monarch*. Here is...
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Exercises on the globes: interspersed with some historical, biographical ...

William Butler - 1803 - 381 pages
...noble fimile in the Paradife Loft : .1 As when the fun new rifen Looks through the horizontal rmfly air Shorn of his beams, or from behind the moon In dim cclipfe difallrous twilight fheds On half the nations, and with iear ot change Perplexes monarchs:...
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The poems of Ossian, &c. containing the poetical works of J ..., Volume 1

Ossian - 1805
...-repetition from MILTON, Par. Lost. i. 59*. 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 Ou half the nations •with a sigh, "why dost thou torment my soul...
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 8

1806
...' excefs of glory obfcur-> ed, ' or ' As when the fun new nfen. Looks through the horizontal miily air Shorn of his beams ; or from behind the moon, In dim eclipfe, difaftrous twilight (beds. ' Book I. 1. 593. We will not apologize to our readers for the length of the extrafts we have...
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