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" Sirens' harmony, That sit upon the nine infolded spheres, And sing to those that hold the vital shears, And turn the adamantine spindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the daughters of... "
The poems and ballads of Schiller, tr. by sir E.B. Lytton. With a sketch of ... - Page 34
by Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller - 1852
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Wild Scenes and Song-birds

Charles Wilkins Webber - Birds - 1854 - 347 pages
...hint of what we seek and yearn for, like a distant ray of daylight to a lost wanderer in a cavern : " Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the...in measured motion draw After the heavenly tune." Since Jubal's pipe awakened the young echo, so have the sage poets sung. The poets ! Who were the poets...
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The complete poetical works of John Milton, with life

John Milton - Bookbinding - 1855 - 491 pages
...the vital shears, And tarn the adamantine spindle round, On which the fate of gods and men is wound. Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the...motion draw After the heavenly tune, which none can bear, Of human mould, with gross unpurged ear ; And yet such music worthiest were to blaza The peerless...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: A New Edition Carefully Revised from the ...

John Milton - 1855 - 570 pages
...the vital shears, And turn the adamantine spindle round, On which the fate of gods and men is wound. Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the...her law, And the low world in measured motion draw 1 Spenser, FQ i. 8, 3 :— " An horn of bugle small, Which hung adown his side in twisted gold, And...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight

Half hours - 1856
...which the fate of gods and men is wound. Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the daughter of Necessity, And keep unsteady Nature to her law,...tune, which none can hear Of human mould, with gross unpurg^d car. MII/TON. 237.— THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE USEFUL. w WiELAND. [CHBISTOPH MABTIN WIELAST,...
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The language of the eye

Joseph Turnley - Eye (Physiognomy) - 1856 - 118 pages
...investigation of those truths which refer to our own nature and its dependence on the laws of Providence. Then the low world in measured motion draw After the heavenly...can hear, Of human mould, with gross unpurged ear. CHAPTER II. LIGHT AND COLOUR. SOME of the most delightful sources of information and excitement may...
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Poetry of the Woods: Passages from the Poets Descriptive of Forest Scenes ...

Nature in literature - 1864 - 128 pages
...the vital shears, And turn the adamantine spindle round, On which the fate of Gods and men is wound. Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the...none can hear Of human mould, with gross unpurged ear ; And yet such music worthiest were to blaze The peerless height of her immortal praise, Whose lustre...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1857 - 570 pages
...the vital shears, And turn the adamantine spindle round, On which the fate of gods and men is wound. Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the...her law, And the low world in measured motion draw 1 Spenser, FQ i. 8, 3 :— " An horn of bugle small, Which hung tulown his side in twisted gold, And...
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The Complete Works of Shakspeare, Revised from the Best ..., Volume 2

William Shakespeare - 1857
...in the true reading. It Is supported by Milton's imitation of the passage in bis "ARCADES:" — *' Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie, To lull the daughters of Necessity, And keep unsteady Nature in her law, And the low world in measured motion draw After the heavenly tune which none can hear Of...
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English Synonyms ...

George Frederick Graham - 1857
...fear, I could not say, amen, ****** Methought, I heard a voice err, Slerp HO more ! Macheth, ii. 2 the heavenly tune, which none can hear Of human mould, with gross unpurged ear. MiLTOX. Arcades, 72. Listen for dear honour's sake, Goddess of the silver lake ; Listen and save !...
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Tusculan Disputations, Book First: The Dream of Scipio; and Extracts from ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero - 1858
...hear it." And Milton, in the Arcades, 68 - 73 : " Such sweet compulsion doth in music 1ie, To lul1 the daughters of Necessity, And keep unsteady Nature...tune, which none can hear Of human mould, with gross, nnpurged ear." Ut me recepi. B. 121. Z. 506. (2). Intervallis .... distinctis : Composed of intervals...
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