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" Before all temples the upright heart and pure, Instruct me, for thou know'st; thou from the first Wast present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: what in me is dark Illumine; what is... "
The Select Works of Mrs. Ellis: Comprising the Women of England, Wives of ... - Page 165
by Sarah Stickney Ellis - 1843
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The Arts and Sciences Abridged: With a Selection of Pieces, from Celebrated ...

Charles Peirce - 1811 - 216 pages
...worse, if the sense were sacrificed to the sound. Foi instance, in the following line of Milton, " What in me is dark, " Illumine ; what is low, raise and support." The sense clearly dictates the pause after illumine, at the end of the third syllable, which, in reading,...
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Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres, Volume 1

Hugh Blair - 1811 - 358 pages
...worse, if the sense were sacrificed to the sound. For instance, in the following line of Milton : \ What in me is dark, Illumine ; what is low, raise and support — The sense clearly dictates the pause after " illu" mine," at the end of the third syllable, which,...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton - 1813 - 565 pages
...present, and with mighty wings outspread, 20 Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark Illumine ; what is low raise and support; Thit to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, 25 And justify the ways...
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An Abridgement of Lectures on Rhetoric

Hugh Blair - 1813 - 287 pages
...sueh eases it is best to saerifiee sound to sense. For instanee, in the following lines of Milton : -What in me is dark, Illumine . what is low, raise and support. The sense elearly dietates the pause after " illumine," whieh ought to he observed ; though, if melody...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1831
...Holy Spirit who indited them, may explain them to our understandings, and apply them to our hearts. What in me is dark, illumine ; what is low, raise and support. Thus shall we be convinced, confirmed, and established in the truth, and grow in grace and in the knowledge...
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The English Reader, Or Pieces in Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - 1815 - 262 pages
...worse, if the sense were sacrificed to the sound. For instance, in the following line of Milton, -" What in me is dark, " Illumine ; what is low, raise and support :" the sense clearly .dictates the pause after illumine, at the end of the third syllable, which, in...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 72

1852
...present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark, Illumine : what is low, raise and support ; That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men." The First...
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Village Conversations, Or The Vicar's Fireside, Volume 3

Sarah Renou - 1817
...VOL. III. CONVERSATIONS; OB, fltfcars DEDICATED TO MRS. HANNAH MORE. BY SARAH RENOU. What is In me dark, Illumine ; what is low, raise and support ; That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of Ood to Man. MILTON....
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Theologisk Bibliothek udg. af J. Møller, Volume 11

Theologisk Bibliothek - 1817
...falbenbe efter "m0rf" ben fjerbe ©tavelfe. STOen at abfîiue "merf" 09 b" vilbe txtre meget ufonntftig *) "What in me is dark illumine; What is low, raise and support. Milton. **) I sit; with sad civility I read. Pope. $or at btbolbt @remp(tf bat £>t>trf<*tttren iff«...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1820 - 305 pages
...present, and, with mighty wings outspread, 20 Dove like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant. What in me is dark, Illumine ; what is low, raise and support ; That to the height of this great argument, BOOK i, H I may assert eternal Providence, 25 And justify the ways of God to...
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