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" Created hugest that swim the ocean stream : Him haply slumbering on the Norway foam, The pilot of some small night-founder'd skiff Deeming some island, oft, as seamen tell, With fixed anchor in his scaly rind Moors by his side under the lee, while night... "
Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ... - Page 146
by John Milton - 1795
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Zoologist: A Monthly Journal of Natural History, Volume 6

Natural history - 1848
...Created hugest that swim the ocean stream ; Him haply slumb'ring on the Norway foam, The pilot of some small night-founder'd skiff Deeming some island, oft,...side under the lee, while night Invests the sea, and wished-for morn delays." Commentators have been divided in opinion whether Milton supposed the leviathan...
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Paradise Lost: In Twelve Parts

John Milton - 1849 - 582 pages
...Norway foam The pilot of some small night-founder'd skiff Deeming some island, oft, ELS seamen tell, 205 With fixed anchor in his scaly rind, Moors by his...So stretch'd out huge in length the Archfiend lay, Chain 'd on the burning lake : nor ever thence 210 Had risen, or heaved his head ; but that the will...
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First Steps to Zoology

Robert Patterson - 1849
...time current: — " Him, haply slumbering on the Norway foam, The pilot of some small night-fonuder'd skiff Deeming some island, oft, as seamen tell, With...while night Invests the sea, and wished morn delays." FLESH-EATING ANIMALS. CARNIVORA. " The Tiger darting fierce Impetuous ou the prey his glance has doom'd...
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The Christian Parlor Magazine, Volume 5

1849
...Norway foam, The pilot of some small night-founder'd skiff, Deeming some island, oft, as seamen teli, With fixed anchor in his scaly rind Moors by his side...while night Invests the sea, and wished morn delays." They used to tell some big " fish stories'' in Milton's day, and I have no doubt they had 26 BIRDS....
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Milton, Poet of Exile

Louis Lohr Martz - Poetry - 1986 - 356 pages
...mistakes the whale for an island, and in his distress fixes his anchor in the monster's scaly rind and so "Moors by his side under the Lee, while Night / Invests the Sea, and wished Morn delayes." A deceptive anchorage, to be sure, but then Milton does not say that the whale submerged....
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Introduction to Early Modern English

Manfred Görlach - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1991 - 456 pages
...night-founder'd Skiff, Deeming some Island, oft, as Sea-men tell, -to With fixed Anchor in his skaly rind Moors by his side under the Lee, while Night Invests the Sea, and wished Morn delayes: So stretcht out huge in length the Arch-fiend lay Chain'd on the burning Lake, nor ever thence...
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The Temptation of Saint Redon: Biography, Ideology, and Style in the Noirs ...

Stephen F. Eisenman, Odilon Redon - Art - 1992 - 289 pages
...has been removed from the ange1's waist. The source may have been book 1 of Milton's Paradise Lost: So stretch'd out huge in length the Arch-fiend lay, Chain'd on the burning lake: nor ever thence Had ris'n, or heav'd his head, but that the will And high permission of all-ruling Heaven Left him...
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Notebooks: Selections from the A.M. Klein Papers

Abraham Moses Klein - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 260 pages
...the ocean-stream. Him, haply, slumbering in the Norway foam, The pilot of some small night-foundered skiff Deeming some island, oft, as seamen tell, With...while night Invests the sea, and wished morn delays. The purpose of a simile, as Aristotle early perceived, is to extract similitudes. Two disparate objects...
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Fellowship in Paradise Lost: Vergil, Milton, Wordsworth, Volume 97

André Verbart, Andreas Franciscus Maria Verbart - Aeneas (Legendary character) in literature - 1995 - 314 pages
...having compared Satan to fabulous creatures of monstrous size, the narrator says, or sings: So stretcht out huge in length the Arch-fiend lay Chain'd on the burning Lake, nor ever thence Had ris'n or heav'd his head, but that the will And high permission of all-ruling Heaven Left him at...
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Mensagem: poemas esotéricos

Fernando Pessoa - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 531 pages
...th' ocean stream: Him haply slumb'ring on the Norway foam, The pilot of some small night-foundered skiff, Deeming some island, oft, as seamen tell, With...night Invests the sea, and wished morn delays: So stretched out huge in length the Arch-Friend lay ^ Como chamou о rei D. Joäo II a Alexandre VI, antecessor...
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