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Time's Telescope - Page lxii
1821
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Bibliotheca Sacra, Volume 21

Bible - 1864
...description of Satan's entrance : " So clomb this first grand thief into God's fold. Thence up be flew, and on the tree of life, — The middle tree, and highest there that grew, — Sat like a cormorant." — Book IV. Afterwards the guardian angels, Ithuriel and Zephon, are represented hastening " To the...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author; Preliminary ...

John Milton, Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 688 pages
...grand thief into God's fold ; So since into his church lewd hirelings climb. Thence up he flew; and on the Tree of Life, The middle tree and highest there that grew, l»5 Sat like a cormorant; yet not true life Thereby regain'd, but sat devising death To them who lived;...
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Familiar Quotations: Being an Attempt to Trace to Their Source Passages and ...

John Bartlett - Quotations - 1868 - 778 pages
...revenge. Book iv. Line 122. Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Arabic the blest Boot iv. Line 162. And on the Tree of Life The middle tree and highest there that grew, Sat like a cormorant. Book iv. Line 194. A heaven on earth. Book iv. Line 208. Flowers of all hue, and without thorn the...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: To which is Prefixed a Biography of the ...

John Milton, Edward Phillips - 1868 - 574 pages
...grand thief into God's fold ; So since into his church lewd hirelings climb. Thence up he flew, and on the tree of life, The middle tree and highest there that grew, 105 Sat like a cormorant ; yet not true life Thereby regain'd, but sat devising death To them who lived...
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The advanced reader

Scottish school-book assoc - Readers (Secondary) - 1869 - 416 pages
...grand thief into God's fold; So since into his church lewd hirelings climb. Thence up he flew; and on the Tree of Life, (The middle tree and highest there that grew,) 105 Sat like a cormorant; yet not true life Thereby regained, but sat devising death To them who lived;...
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Tales about animals

1870
...and hawks were, for chasing the fleet inhabitants of the air. The custom is still in full practice in China. This bird, although of the aquatic kind,...often seen, like the pelican, perched upon trees. A bird of this species, kept by Colonel Montague, was extremely docile, of a grateful disposition,...
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Notes of a Naturalist in the Nile Valley and Malta: A Narrative of ...

Andrew Leith Adams - Malta - 1870 - 295 pages
...cormorants perched on lofty trees remind one of Satan in Milton's Paradiee Loot, iv. 194, 195, 196 :— "On the Tree of Life (The middle tree, and highest there that grew) Sat like a cormorant." numbers. On proceeding inland, and passing across some great level, covered with splendid crops of...
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The complete poetical works of John Milton. With life of the author; and dr ...

John Milton - Fall of man - 1870 - 537 pages
...grand thief into God's fold ; So since into his church lewd hirelings climb. Thence up he flew, and on the tree of life, The middle tree and highest there that grew, Sat lik» a cormorant : yet not true life Thereby regain'd but sat devising death To them who lived ; nor...
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English poems, ed. with life, intr. and selected notes by R.C. Browne, Volume 1

Richard Charles Browne - 1870
...grand Thief into God's fold: So since into his church lewd hirelings climb. Thence up he flew, and on the tree of Life The middle tree and highest there that grew, 195 Sat like a cormorant; yet not true life Thereby regain'd, but sat devising death To them who liv'd...
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Transactions, Volume 12

Gaelic Society of Inverness - Celtic literature - 1886
...bird, before he did that of the serpent, and entering the Garden of Eden : — " Thence up he flew, and on the Tree of Life, The middle tree, and highest there that grew, Sat like a Cormorant." As Pennant puts it : — " To survey undelighted the beauties of Paradise : and sit devising death...
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