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" The other shape, If shape it might be called that shape had none Distinguishable in member, joint or limb; Or substance might be called that shadow seemed; For each seemed either; black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as Hell, And shook... "
The Quarterly Review - Page 92
1826
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Philology

John Peile - 1877 - 164 pages
...imagination, somewhat in the same way as vagueness of description does (it has been noted) in Milton :— " What seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on." Just so it has been well pointed out, when Euripides wrote (Hippolytus, 1339)— " Tous gar eusebeis...
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The Contemporary Review, Volume 32

1878
...either, — black it stood as night, Fierce as ten Furies, terrible as hell, And shook a dreadful dart ; what seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast, With horrid strides;...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 28; Volume 91

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell, Henry T. Steele - 1878
...either, — black it stood as night, Fierce as ten Furies, terrible as hell, And shook a dreadful dart ; what seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast, With horrid strides...
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The beginners' drill-book of English grammar

James Burton (schoolmaster.) - 1878 - 113 pages
...been still more cruel than his enemies. My greatest grief is that I leave no thing that claims a tear. What seemed his head, the likeness of a kingly crown had on. Long were to tell what I have done. Falcons, they say, to be true to their prey should be trained in...
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The Elements of Rhetoric

James De Mille - 1878 - 564 pages
...motion ?" "Black it stood as night, Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, And shook a dreadful dart : what seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on." " Hail, holy light ! offspring of heaven first-born, Or of the Eternal co-eternal beam." "Lowly reverent...
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Milton's Lycidas

John Milton - 1879 - 38 pages
...— black it stood as night, 670 Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, And shook a dreadful dart : what seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast 675 With horrid strides;...
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Milton's Paradise Lost: Books I and II

John Milton - 1879 - 113 pages
...— black it stood as night, 670 Fierce as ten furies, terrible as hell, And shook a dreadful dart : what seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on. Satan was now at hand, and from his seat The monster moving onward came as fast 675 With horrid strides...
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The English Language: Its Grammatical and Logical Principles

Harris Ray Greene - 1879 - 347 pages
...the size of a mountain (ie, as large as a mountain.) — Virgil. (3.) Comparison of Resemblance. " What seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on." — Milton. EXBRCISE 71. Classify all Objective and all A djective modifiers. I. The cruelty of war...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Memoir and Notes

John Milton - 1880 - 563 pages
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Southern Collegian, Volume 13

1880
...when he described "Death" at Hell-gate as, "That shape or substance called that shadow seemed. * * * * What seemed his head The likeness of a kingly crown had on." Mystery is that which gives superstition ita hold upon any individual. Those who can fathom its folly...
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