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" Millions of Spirits for his fault amerced* Of Heaven, and from eternal splendours flung For his revolt; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory withered: as when Heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately... "
The History of Scotland: From the Union of the Crowns on the Accession of ... - Page 462
by Malcolm Laing - 1804
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Oeuvres complètes de m. le vicomte de Chateaubriand: Le Paradis Perdu de Milton

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - 1837
...from eternal splendours flung For his revolt ; yet faithful how they stood , Their glory wither'd : as when heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks...mountain pines, With singed top, their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. ment dominateur, s'élevait comme une tour. Sa forme n'avait...
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Le paradis perdu, Volume 1

John Milton, François-René de Chateaubriand - 1837 - 495 pages
...from eternal splendours flung For his revolt ; yet faithful how they stood , Their g\ory wither'd : as when heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks...mountain pines, With singed top, their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. ment dominateur , s'élevait comme une tour. Sa forme n'avait...
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Principles of Geology: Being an Inquiry how Far the Former Changes ..., Volume 2

Sir Charles Lyell - Geology - 1837
...the scorching heat emitted from the melted rock ; an image recalling those beautiful lines : — " As when heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks,...mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath." Form, composition, and origin of the dikes. — But without...
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The spirit of the woods, by the author of 'The moral of flowers'.

Rebecca Hey - 1837
...same image, when speaking of the fallen angels : — ' faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd ; as when heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks,...mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare Stands on the blasted heath." Both pines and firs, between which there is a very close...
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Paradis perdu: de Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1837
...éternelles splendeurs pour sa révolte , For his revolt; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks...mountain pines, With singed top, their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they...
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Arboretum et fruticetum Britannicum; or, The trees and shrubs of ..., Volume 4

1838
...Milton is, no doubt, the P. sylvéstris: — Speaking of the fallen angels, he says, — " Faithful how they stood, Their glory withered ; as when Heaven's...mountain pines, With singed top, their stately growth, though bare, Stands on tbe blasted heath." Sir Walter Scott, also, mentions the Scotch pine in the...
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The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography ...

1838
...dreaded powers of destruction must always have a tincture of the sublime. " As when heaven's fire Has scathed the forest oaks or mountain pines ; With singed...stately growth, tho bare, Stands on the blasted heath." ' If we next take a view of those animals that are called picturesque, the same qualities are found...
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Italy: a poem. With historical and classical notes

John Edmund Reade - 1838
...for his fault amerced Of Heaven, and from eternal splendours flung For his revolt ; yet faithful how they stood Their glory withered ! as when Heaven's...fire Hath scathed the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With'singed top their stately growth, though bare. Stands on the blasted heath. Impressive images,...
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The Paradise Lost

John Milton - 1838 - 373 pages
...his revolt ; yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heaven's fire Hath scath'd the forest oaks, or mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepar'd To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...and from eternal splendours flung For his revolt, yet faithful how they stood, Their glory wither'd : as when Heaven's fire Hath scathed the forest oaks...mountain pines, With singed top their stately growth, though bare, Stands on the blasted heath. He now prepared To speak ; whereat their doubled ranks they...
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