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" Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks: methinks I see her as an eagle mewing her mighty youth, and kindling her undazzled eyes at the full mid-day beam... "
The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 29 1875 - Page 366
by New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff - 1995 - 513 pages
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The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain, 660-1649

N. A. M. Rodger - History - 1998 - 691 pages
...Spain and the Netherlands, and within fifty had restored England to the ranks of the great powers: 'I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing...and kindling her undazzled eyes at the full midday beam."2 APPENDIX I CHRONOLOGY This is a summary of known naval operations, mainly but not only English,...
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories: The Sketch Book of Geoffrey ...

Washington Irving, Haskell S. Springer - Fiction - 1999 - 339 pages
...being the identical stream known by the name of the Kaaters-kill. ENGLISH WRITERS ON AMERICA Mi-thinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing...an eagle mewing her mighty youth, and kindling her endazzled eyes at the full midday beam. MILTON, ON THE LIBERTY OF THE PRESS. It is with feelings of...
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Landmark Essays on Rhetoric and Literature

Craig Kallendorf - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 253 pages
...appeared: Methinks I see in my mind's eye a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks. Methinks...kindling her undazzled eyes at the full midday beam; purging and unsealing her long-abused sight at the fountain itself of heavenly radiance; while the...
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Reading, Writing, and Romanticism: The Anxiety of Reception

Lucy Newlyn - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 397 pages
...'twice ten degrees askance,' and carry us back to the dark ages? Would he punish the reading public " 'Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant Nation rousing herself like a strongman after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks: Methinks I see her as an Eagle muing...
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A Hubert Harrison Reader

Hubert Harrison - History - 2001 - 473 pages
...rousing herself like a strong man after sleep and shaking her invincible locks; methinks I see her like an eagle mewing her mighty youth and kindling her undazzled eyes at the full noonday beam; methinks I see her scaling and improving her sight at the fountain itself of heavenly...
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Gendered spaces: Wandel des "Weiblichen" im englischen Diskurs der frühen ...

Martina Mittag - English literature - 2002 - 260 pages
...Pamphleten Scotts durchscheint und in Miltons ambivalentem gendering der Nation fortgeführt wird: Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herseif like a strong man after sleep and shaking her invincible locks. 29 Die Verlagerung vom konkreten...
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Reading, Writing, and Romanticism: The Anxiety of Reception

Lucy Newlyn - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 397 pages
...puntsh the " 'Mcrhinks I see in my rmodi noble and puissant Nanon rousing herself like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks: Methinks I see her as an Eagle muing her mighty youth, and kindling her undazl'd eyes at the full midday beam, purging and unsealing...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...ways of truth and prosperous virtue, destined to become great and honourable in these latter ages. Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks;0 methinks I see her as an eagle mewing0...
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Faith in Nation: Exclusionary Origins of Nationalism

Anthony W. Marx - Political Science - 2005 - 288 pages
...enflamed and engulfed the country's people. As John Milton would write in his Areopagitica of 1644, "methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like a strong man after a sleep." 150 Clearly the nation was being so roused by the drumbeat of alarm,...
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Triumphant Democracy

Andrew Carnegie - Travel - 2005 - 432 pages
...The National Balance Sheet XX General Reflections Index TRIUMPHANT DEMOCRACY Chapter I THE REPUBLIC "Methinks I see in my mind a noble and puissant nation rousing herself like a strong man after sleep, and shaking her invincible locks; naethinks I see her as an eagle mewing...
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