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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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The Works of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke: With a Biographical and ..., Volume 1

Edmund Burke - 1837
...ruind, and tn excess Of elurif obscur'd : as when the sun new ris'n I/met through the horizontal misty timony, and even of evidence yet unborn. From that time eclipse disastrous twilight sheds On half the nations; and with fear of change Perplexes monarclis....
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 9

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Timothy Flint, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew - 1837
...comparison and all figures — is compared to the SUB, which, 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 — in all these cases, the painter might readily...
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Oeuvres complètes de m. le vicomte de Chateaubriand: Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...ruin'd, 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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Le paradis perdu, Volume 2

John Milton - 1837 - 495 pages
...ruin'd, 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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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 1

1838
...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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John Milton: Introductions

Roy Daniells - 1973 - 343 pages
...tarnished image of the fallen Lucifer : 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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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 72

1852
...and the excess Of glory obscured : as when the sun, new risen, I-ooks 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 monarehs....
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Beautiful Sublime: The Making of ‘Paradise Lost,’ 1701-1734

Leslie Moore - 1990 - 252 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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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 pages
...ruind, 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 Eclips disastrous twilight sheds On half the Nations, and with fear of change Perplexes Monarchs. (Bk....
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Death in Milton's Poetry

Clay Daniel - 1994 - 183 pages
...as he "stood like a Tow'r" (2.591). Yet, as the sun "new ris'n / Looks through the Horizontal misty Air / Shorn of his beams, or from behind the Moon / In dim Eclipse" (594-97), Satan, despite some stirring of his new-risen phallic motions, has been deprived...
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