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" All sadness but despair : now gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. "
A System of English Grammar - Page 167
by Charles Walker Connon - 1845 - 168 pages
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An History of Jamaica: With Observations on the Climate, Scenery, Trade ...

Robert Renny - Jamaica - 1807 - 333 pages
...the heart inspires Vernal delight and joy; able to drive All sadness but despair: now gentle gales Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Their balmy spoils. The gentle eminences rounded towards the top are generally covered with groves...
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Cowley, Denham, Milton

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810
...the heart inspires Vernaldelight and joy, able to drive All sadness but despair : now gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes,...who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past lylozambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest;...
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Paradise Lost, and the Fragment of a Commentary upon it by William Cowper

William Hayley - Poets, English - 1810
...the heart inspires Vernal delight and joy, able to thrive All sadness but despair: Now gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes,...who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambick, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odours from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest;...
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The Ancient British Drama ...

Walter Scott - English drama - 1810 - 614 pages
...wood, where he was found dead : - Indian winds, &c — So, Milton, in Paradiu Lori, B. 4. 1. 159 : " As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabean odors from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest : with...
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Elements of Elocution: In which the Principles of Reading and Speaking are ...

John Walker - Elocution - 1810 - 379 pages
...observe, that the verse ought in this case to decide. Thus in the following passage : Now gentle gales Fanning their odoriferous wings dispense Native perfumes,...and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. Parad. Lost. B. iv. i>. 156. For Hamlet and the trifling of his favour Hold it a fashion and a toy...
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A Selection of Curious Articles from the Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 2

John Walker - 1811
...putas ?" The following, amongst Milton's many obligations t Anost.o, seems to have been unnoticed : As when to them who sail Beyond the Cape of Hope, and now are past Mozambic, off at sea north-east winds blow Sabsean odours from the spicy shore Of Araby the blest;...
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The Works of William Shakespeare: In Nine Volumes, Volume 3

William Shakespeare - 1810
...Paradise Lost> B. IV- ha* very successfully introduced the same image : " — — now gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings., dispense Native...and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils." STEEV, Receiveth as the sea, nought enters there, Of what validity and pitch soever, But falls into...
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The Works in Verse and Prose

Robert Treat Paine - American literature - 1812 - 464 pages
...in this and the four preceding lines arc evidently copied from these fine verses : now gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes,...and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils. Milton, as Warton suggests, here remembered his Elegy on Bishop Andreses, once master of Pembroke College,...
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Self-indulgence, a tale [by lady C.S.M. Bury].

lady Charlotte Susan M. Bury - 1812
...the heart inspires Vernal delight and joy, able to drive All sadness hut dcspuir : now gentle galea Fanning their odoriferous wings dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoilt. He was aroused from this contemplation by the approach of a young woman, .whose beauty fitted...
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Oriental memoirs, Volume 4

James Forbes - 1815
...bdw, When God hath shower'd the earth: so lovely seem'd That landscape — a land where gentle gales, •Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those fcalmy spoils." MILTON. The journal dwells with grateful delight on the warm reception of Sir Charles...
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