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" Indian mount, or fairy elves, Whose midnight revels, by a forest side, Or fountain, some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees, while overhead the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth Wheels her pale course ; they, on their mirth and dance Intent,... "
Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ... - Page 165
by John Milton - 1795
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Marvelous Possessions: The Wonder of the New World

Stephen Greenblatt - America - 1992 - 202 pages
...that pygmean race Beyond the Indian mount, or faerie elves, Whose midnight revels, by a forest-side Or fountain some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he...ear; At once with joy and fear his heart rebounds. (Paradise Lost 1.m-88)30 The transformation of the rebel angels is at once unbelievable and true —...
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Marvelous Possessions: The Wonder of the New World

Stephen Greenblatt - History - 2008 - 216 pages
...that pygmean race Beyond the Indian mount, or faerie elves, Whose midnight revels, by a forest-side Or fountain some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees, while overhead the moon Sits arbi tress, and nearer to the earth Wheels her pale course, they on their mirth and dance Intent, with...
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The Golden Age of Myth & Legend

Thomas Bulfinch - Social Science - 1993 - 495 pages
...skin, and carried them to Eurystheus. Milton uses the Pygmies for a simile in Paradise Lost, Book i : (Or dreams he sees), while overhead the moon Sits...ear. At once with joy and fear his heart rebounds. THE GRIFFIN, OR GRYPHON The Griffin is a monster with the body of a lion, the head and wings of an...
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John Clare in Context

Geoffrey Summerfield, Hugh Haughton, Adam Phillips - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 313 pages
...pastoral experiences of his childhood but the May Day world of Paradise Lost, Book 1, Whose midnight Revels, by a forest side Or Fountain some belated...sees, Or dreams he sees, while over-head the Moon Wheels her pale course21 In his Autobiography Clare wrote of the 'religion' of his childhood: On Sundays...
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T. S. Eliot and the Use of Memory

Grover Cleveland Smith - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 186 pages
...midnight revels, by a forest-side Or fountain, some belated peasant sees, Or dreams he sees . . . . . . they, on their mirth and dance Intent, with jocund...charm his ear; At once with joy and fear his heart rebounds.24 This last group of passages illustrates ambiguous permutations of "source" materials. A...
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A Critic's Journey: Literary Reflections, 1958-1998

Geoffrey H. Hartman, Professor Geoffrey H Hartman - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 297 pages
...room Throng numberless, like that Pigmean Race Beyond the Indian Mount, or Faery Elves, Whose midnight Revels, by a Forest side Or Fountain some belated...nearer to the Earth Wheels her pale course, they on thir mirth and dance Intent, with jocund Music charm his ear; At once with joy and fear his heart rebounds....
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A New English Industani Dictionary (Romanized)

V. P. Chavan - 2000 - 682 pages
...banana; maftun k. ; shefta k Music the fiercest grief can tharm. Pope. Лад ranj ko bhulCtd hai. They on their mirth and dance intent, With jocund music charm his ear. Milton. Woh moj.ru/ie6 nacA rang men je the, Bijhnya ¿und räg-mangal иге. FG Charmer, n. 1. endianter,...
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Dream Catcher: A Memoir

Margaret A. Salinger - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 464 pages
...breadth and height of the meadow. Fireflies. 8 Babes in the Woods . . . Fairy Elves, Whose midnight revels by a forest side Or fountain some belated peasant...dreams he sees, while overhead the moon Sits arbitress . . . — Paradise Lost, book 1, lines 781-85, Milton MY CHILDHOOD HOUSE IN CORNISH sits high on a...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...Throng numberless, like that pygmean race 780 Beyond the Indian mount, or fairy elves, Whose midnight revels, by a forest side Or fountain some belated...overhead the moon Sits arbitress, and nearer to the earth0 Wheels her pale course, they on their mirth and dance Intent, with jocund music charm his ear;...
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Paradise Lost (Hughes Edition)

John Milton, Merritt Yerkes Hughes - Poetry - 2003 - 384 pages
...over-head the Moon Sits Arbitress, and nearer to the Earth 785 Wheels her pale course; they on thir mirth and dance Intent, with jocund Music charm his...ear; At once with joy and fear his heart rebounds. Thus incorporeal Spirits to smallest forms Reduc'd thir shapes immense, and were at large, 790 Though...
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