Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Loses discountenanced, and like folly shows : Authority and reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made Occasionally ; and, to consummate all, Greatness of mind and nobleness their seat Build in her loveliest, and create an awe About her,... "
The works of ... Joseph Addison, collected by mr. Tickell - Page 183
by Joseph Addison - 1804
Full view - About this book

Epic and Empire: Politics and Generic Form from Virgil to Milton

David Quint - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 448 pages
...Degraded, wisdom in discourse with her Looses discountenanced, and like folly shows; Authority and reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard angelic placed. (546-59) This is, in no small part, the voice of infatuation. But Adam's "uxoriousness," which...
Limited preview - About this book

A Gust for Paradise: Milton's Eden and the Visual Arts

Diane Kelsey McColley - Art - 1993 - 336 pages
...But Adam does not feel superior to Eve or limit her freedom: "Greatness of mind and nobleness thir seat / Build in her loveliest, and create an awe / About her, as a guard Angelic plac'd" (8.557-59). Adam's admiring speeches and Eve's grateful ones show their capacity to illustrate St....
Limited preview - About this book

The Works of John Milton: With an Introduction and Bibliography

John Milton - Poetry - 1994 - 630 pages
...Degraded; Wisdom in discourse with her Loses, discount 'nanced, and like Folly shows; Authority and Reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...consummate all, Greatness of mind and nobleness their seat Bin Id in her loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard angelic placed.' To whom the Angel,...
Limited preview - About this book

John Milton: 1628-1731

John T. Shawcross - English poetry - 1995 - 292 pages
...Reflection which Adam makes on the Pleasures of Love, compared to those of Sense. [521-39, 546-59] These Sentiments of Love, in our first Parent, gave the Angel such an Insight into humane Nature, that he seems apprehensive of the Evils which might befal the Species in general, as...
Limited preview - About this book

Milton: The life

William Riley Parker - Poets, English - 1996 - 708 pages
...Degraded; wisdom in discourse with her Loses discountenanced, and like folly shows; Authority and reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard angelic placed. [v1n. 546-59] This idealization of his loved one, bordering on idolatry, Adam later ottered...
Limited preview - About this book

Who We are: Our Dignity as Human : a Neo-evangelical Theology

Paul King Jewett - Religion - 1996 - 508 pages
...Degraded: Wisdom in discourse with her Loses, discount' nanced, and like Folly shows: Authority and Reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard angelic placed. In his comments on the theology of romantic love, Charles Williams quotes this passage from...
Limited preview - About this book

The Language of the Heart, 1600-1750

Robert A. Erickson - Literary Collections - 1997 - 304 pages
...Degraded, Wisdom in discourse with her Loses discount'nanced, and like folly shows; Authority and Reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...to consummate all, Greatness of mind and nobleness thir seat Build in her loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard Angelic plac't. (8.546-59)...
Limited preview - About this book

Medusa's Mirrors: Spenser, Shakespeare, Milton, and the Metamorphosis of the ...

Julia M. Walker - History - 1998 - 252 pages
...Degraded, Wisdom in discourse with her Loses discount'nanc't, and like folly shows; Authority and Reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...to consummate all, Greatness of mind and nobleness thir seat Build in her loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard Angelic plac't. (551-60,...
Limited preview - About this book

The Story of All Things: Writing the Self in English Renaissance Narrative ...

Marshall Grossman - History - 1998 - 378 pages
...Degraded, Wisdom in discourse with her Loses discount 'nanc't, and like folly shows; Authority and Reason on her wait, As one intended first, not after made...Occasionally; and to consummate all, Greatness of mind and noblesness thir seat Build in her loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard Angelic plac't....
Limited preview - About this book

Eve and Adam: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Readings on Genesis and Gender

Kristen E. Kvam, Linda S. Schearing, Valarie H. Ziegler - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1999 - 540 pages
...and Reason on her waite, Occasionally; and to consummate all. Greatness of mind and nobleness thir seat Build in her loveliest, and create an awe About her, as a guard Angelic plac't. To whom the Angel with contracted brow. 560 Accuse not Nature, she hath don her part; Do thou...
Limited preview - About this book




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