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" Their downy breast; the swan with arched neck, Between her white wings, mantling proudly, rows Her state with oary feet... "
Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack - Page xxxviii
1817
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The Edinburgh Magazine and Literary Miscellany, Volume 83

1819
...their painted wings Till ev'n, nor then the solemn nightingale Ceas'd warbling, but all night tun'd her soft lays : Others on silver lakes and rivers...The dank, and rising on stiff pennons, tower The mid aerial sky ; others on ground" Walk'd firm ; the crested cock, whose clarion sounds * The silent hours,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 807 pages
...nightingale Ceas'd warbling, but all night tun'd her soft lays : Others, on silver lakes and rivers, bath'd overgrown, grotesque and wild, Access denied ; and...as the ranks ascend Shade above shade, a woody th Walk'd firm ; the crested cock whose clarion sounds The silent hours, and the other whose gay train...
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The Retrospective Review, Volume 2

1820
...touches of the poet's own, of the above passage in Glover, and that in Milton on this favoured bird : " The swan with arched neck Between her white wings mantling, proudly rows Her state with oar-y feet." Seventh Book, Par. Lost. With all his train. TV enclosure, which begirds The holy purlieus, through...
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The Retrospective Review.., Volume 2

Henry Southern - 1820
...touches of the poet's own, of the above passage in Glover, and that in Milton on this favoured bird : e " The swan with arched neck Between her white wings mantling, proudly rows Her state with oary feet." Paradise Lost. Book VII. With all his train. Th' enclosure, which begirds The holy purlieus, through...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1820 - 305 pages
...; Others on silver lakes and rivers bath'd Their downy breast ; the swan, with arched neck Eelvvcen her white wings mantling proudly, rows Her state with oary feet ; yet oft they quit 445 The dank, and, rising on stiff pennons, tower 'I he mid aerial sky. Others on ground Walk'd firm...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1821
...nightingale 440 Ceas'd warbling, but all night tun'd her soft lays; Others on silver lakes and rivers bath'd Their downy breast; the swan, with arched neck Between...proudly, rows Her state with oary feet; yet oft they quit 445 The dank, and, rising on stiff pennons, tower The mid aerial sky. Others on ground Walk'dfirm;...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare: With the Corrections ..., Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1821
...must not think me infected with the spirit of Lauder, if I give you another of Milton's imitations : " The swan with arched neck " Between her white wings...mantling proudly, rows " Her state with oary feet." Book VII. v. 438, &c. " The ancient poets, says ,Mr. Richardson, have not hit upon this beauty ; so...
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The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1821
...infected with the spirit of Lauder, if I give you another of Milton's imitations : " The swan tvith arched neck " Between her white wings mantling proudly, rows " Her state with oary feet." Book VII. v. 438, &c. " The ancient poets, says Mr. Richardson, have not hit upon this beauty ; so...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 17

British poets - 1822
...branch the smaller birds with song Solaced the woods, and spread their painted wings Till even : nor then the solemn nightingale Ceased warbling, but all...dank, and, rising on stiff pennons, tower The mid aerial sky. Others on ground Walk'd firm ; the crested cock whose clarion sounds The silent hours,...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1823
...woods, and spread their painted wings Till even ; nor then the solemn nightingale Ceased warhling, hut all night tuned her soft lays : Others, on silver lakes and rivers, hathed Their downy hreast ; the swan with arched neck, Between her white wings mantling proudly, rows...
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