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SEP 2 1925
IN MEMORY OF
LIONEL DE JERSEY HARVARD CLASS OF 1915
THOMAS WHITE, PRINTER, CRANE COURT, FLEET STREET.
RAPHAEL, at the request of Adam, relates how and wherefore this world was first created; that God, after the expelling of Satan and his Angels out of Heaven, declared his pleasure to create another world, and other creatures to dwell therein; sends his Son with glory, and attendance of Angels, to perform the work of Creation in six days: the Angels celebrate with hymns the performance thereof, and his reascension into Heaven.
DESCEND from Heaven, Urania, by that name
The meaning, not the name, I call: for thou
Lest from this flying steed unreined, (as once
Erroneous there to wander, and forlorn.
Standing on earth, not rapt above the pole,
Say, Goddess, what ensued when Raphaël,
The affable Arch-Angel, had forewarned
Adam, by dire example, to beware