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" With that twice battered god of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's queen and mother both, Now sits not girt with tapers holy shine ; The Lybic Hammon shrinks his horn ; In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thamuz mourn ; "And sullen Moloch,... "
Paradise Lost - Page 89
by John Milton - 1896 - 408 pages
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The Mission of the Spirit: Or, The Office & Work of the Comforter in Human ...

Lewis Romaine Dunn - Holy Spirit - 1872 - 206 pages
...charms of Venus faded away for ever. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim, With that twice-battered god of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's queen and mother both, Now sits not girt with taper's holy shine. Nor is Osiris seen In Memphian grove or green. The oracles are dumb ; No voice...
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The poetical works John Milton. Repr., with memoir, notes, &c, Issue 477

John Milton - 1873 - 606 pages
...With that twice-batter'd God of Palestine ; 4 And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's queen and mother both, 1 Now sits not girt with tapers' holy shine; The Lybic...shrinks his horn, In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thammuz 8 mourn. xxm. And sullen Moloch fled, 3 Hath left in shadows dread His burning idol all of...
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The Household Book of Poetry

Charles Anderson Dana - American poetry - 1873 - 880 pages
...the chill marble seems to sweat, While each peculiar power foregoes his wonted seat. п [40 POEMS OF And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's queen and mother both,...sits not girt with tapers' holy shine ; The Lybic Ilammon shrinks his horn— In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thammuz mourn. ХХШ. And sullen...
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Dawn to daylight; or, Gleams from the poets of twelve centuries

Dawn - 1874 - 340 pages
...Power foregoes his wonted seat. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim, With that twice-battered God of Palestine; And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's Queen...shrinks his horn, In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thammuz mourn. ON THE MORNING OF CHRIST'S NATIVITY. And sullen Moloch, fled, Hath left in shadows dread...
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Masterpieces in English Literature, & Lessons in the English Language...

Homer Baxter Sprague - 1874 - 456 pages
...power foregoes his wonted seat. 22. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim, With that twice-battered god of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's...; The Lybic Hammon shrinks his horn ; In vain the Tynan maids their wounded Thammuz mourn. 23. And sullen Moloch, fled, Hath left in shadows dread *...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with life and notes [by G. Gilfillan ...

John Milton - 1874 - 758 pages
...foregoes his wonted seat. XXII. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim, With that twice-batter'd God of Palestine And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's queen...both, Now sits not girt with tapers' holy shine ; The Libyck Hammon 2 shrinks his horn, In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thammuz 8 mom XXIII. And sullen...
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The Headington Parish Magazine, Volume 6

St. Andrew's Church (Headington, Oxford, England) - Headington (Oxford, England) - 1874 - 370 pages
...xcvii. 4 we find, ' His lightnings gave shine unto the world.' So in Milton's Ode on the Nativity:— 1 And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's Queen and Mother both, Now sits not girt with tapers' holy shine." There are a few adjectives which once were substantives also. 'Abject,' for instance, is often used,...
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Paradise Lost

John Milton - 1874 - 518 pages
...Baalim Forsake their temples dim, With that twice-battered god of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth, 200 Heaven's queen and mother both, Now sits not girt with tapers' holy shine: The Libyc Hammon shrinks his horn; In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thammuz mourn. XXIII. And sullen...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

Francis Turner Palgrave - English poetry - 1875 - 358 pages
...Power foregoes his wonted seat. Peor and Baalim Forsake their temples dim, With that twice-batter'd god of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth Heaven's queen...shrinks his horn, In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thammuz mourn. And sullen Moloch, fled, Hath left in shadows dread They call the grisly king, In vain...
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Songs of Three Centuries

John Greenleaf Whittier - American poetry - 1875 - 392 pages
...foregoes his quaint ; wonted seat. Peor and Baalim Forsake, their temples dim With that twice-battered God of Palestine ; And mooned Ashtaroth, Heaven's...both, Now sits not girt with tapers' holy shine ; The Libyiic IIíminion shrinks his horn ; In vain the Tyrian maids their wounded Thauimuz mourn. And sullen...
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