Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" pregnant : what in me is dark Illumine, what is low raise and support ; That, to the highth of this great argument, I may assert Eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men. Say first—for Heaven hides nothing from "
Paradise Lost: A Poem in Twelve Books - Page 6
by John Milton - 1903 - 372 pages
Full view - About this book

Oeuvres de Delille, Volume 5

Jacques Delille - 1832 - 476 pages
...present, and with mighty wings out-spread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant : what in me is dark, Illumine ; what is low, raise and support ; That to the heighth of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men....
Full view - About this book

The Christian warfare illustrated

Robert Vaughan - Christian life - 1832 - 450 pages
...Spirit, that dost prefer Before all temples, the upright heart and pure, Instruct me, for Thou knowest : What in me is dark Illumine; what is low, raise and support; That to the height of this great argument I may assert Eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men....
Full view - About this book

The Academical Reader: Comprising Selections from the Most Admired Authors ...

John J. Harrod - Readers - 1832 - 338 pages
...much worse, if the sense were sacrificed to the sound. For instance, in the following lines of Milton: "What in me is dark, Illumine; what is low, raise and support." The sense clearly dictates the pause after illumine, at the end of the third syllable, which, in reading,...
Full view - About this book

John Milton: His Life and Times, Religious and Political Opinions: With an ...

Joseph Ivimey - Poets, English - 1833 - 422 pages
...present, and with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: What in me is dark. Illumine: what is low, raise and support; That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men."...
Full view - About this book

John Milton: his life and times, religious and political opinions

Joseph Ivimey - MILTON, JOHN, 1608-1674 - 1833 - 440 pages
...present, and with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: What in me is dark, Illumine : what is low, raise and support; That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men."...
Full view - About this book

The rhetorical speaker and poetical class book

R T. Linnington - 1833 - 440 pages
...present, and with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: what in me is dark, Illumine ; what is low, raise and support; That to the height of this great argument, 1 may assert Eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to man."...
Full view - About this book

John Milton: His Life and Times, Religious and Political Opinions: With an ...

Joseph Ivimey - Poets, English - 1833 - 430 pages
...present, and with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: What in me is dark, Illumine: what is low, raise and support; That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men."...
Full view - About this book

A Commentary on the Shorter Catechism

Alexander Whyte - Presbyterian Church - 1883 - 240 pages
[ Sorry, this page's content is restricted ]
Snippet view - About this book

Lectures on General Literature, Poetry, &c., Delivered at the Royal ...

James Montgomery - Literature - 1833 - 348 pages
...his purpose, so magnificently set forth in the crowning lines of the clause :— " That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal providence. And justify the ways of God to man." subject of Milton's exordium. This he might do Now, let any man attempt to tell to...
Full view - About this book

Lectures on General Literature, Poetry, &c., Delivered at the Royal ...

James Montgomery - Literature - 1833 - 324 pages
...his purpose, so magnificently set forth in the crowning lines of the clause :— " That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal providence. And justify the ways of God to man." Now, let any man attempt to tell to another the subject of Milton's exordium. This...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF