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" From heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal battlements : from morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Dropt from the zenith like a falling star... "
Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711 - Page 26
by John Milton - 1801
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Outlines of geography, principally ancient [by J. Pillans].

James Pillans - 1847
...him Mulciber ; and how he fell From heav'n, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the chrystal battlements ; from morn To noon he fell, from noon...setting sun Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnoe th' .(Egean isle. — MILT. PAR. LI 739. [Compare the above with the following : — ] (Zlf/f)...
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Paradise Lost: In Twelve Parts. Night Thoughts on Life, Death and ...

John Milton, Edward Young - 1848
...ancient Greece ; and in Auuonian land Men en. I I'd him Mulcibor ; and how he fell 740 From Heaven they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Dropp'd from the zenith like a falling star, "48 On Lemnos the .ffigean isle : thus they relate, Erring...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - Bible - 1849 - 283 pages
...cressets, fed With Naphtha and Asphaltus, yielded light, As from a sky. The hasty multitude 730 From heaven they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer O'er the crystal...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Oropp'd from the zenith like a falling star, 745 On Lemnos th' ^Sgean isle: thus they relate, Krriiig...
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Grecian and Roman Mythology

Mary Ann Dwight - Mythology, Classical - 1849 - 451 pages
...unadorn'd In ancient Greece. And in Ausonian land Men r.all'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell From Heaven they fabled ; thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun, Dropp'd from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos, th' .(Egean isle. Thus they relate." In this...
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The Paradise Lost

John Milton - Bible - 1850 - 542 pages
...In ancient Greece ; and in Ausonian land Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell 740 From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...the zenith like a falling star, 745 On Lemnos, th' vEgean isle : thus they relate, Erring ; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long before ; nor ought...
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Poetical Works

John Milton - 1850 - 658 pages
...Greece; and, in Ausonian land, f Z , •/i*. ' Men call'd him Mulciber; and how he fell ^^ From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove, Sheer o'er the...setting sun Dropt from the zenith, like a falling star, On Lemnos, the JEgean isle. Thus they relate, Erring; for he, with this rebellious rout, Fell long...
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Sabrinae Corolla in Hortulis Regiae Scholae Salopiensis

Benjamin Hall Kennedy - Classical languages - 1850 - 328 pages
...unadored In ancient Greece ; and in Ausonian land Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell From heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Dropp'd from the zenith like a falling star, On Lemnos, the ^gean isle : thus they relate, Erring ;...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - English poetry - 1851 - 255 pages
...In ancient Greece ; — and ia Ausonian land Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell From heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove Sheer o'er the crystal...dewy eve, A summer's day ; and with the setting sun Droptfrom the zenith like a falling star. THE FALLEN ANGELS HEARD RISING PROM COUNCIL SATAN ON THE...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1852
...angels held their residence, And sat as princes; whom the supreme King 7.15 Exalted to such power, and gave to rule, Each in his hierarchy, the orders...setting sun Dropt from the Zenith like a falling star, 7 On Lemnos th' JEgean isle; thus they relate, Erring; for he with this rebellious rout Fell long...
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An Address Delivered Before the New York Historical Society: February 23, 1852

Daniel Webster - History - 1852 - 57 pages
...idea, both of its length, and its rapidity. " Men call'd him Mulciber ; and how he fell " From Heaven, they fabled, thrown by angry Jove " Sheer o'er the...setting sun " Dropt from the zenith like a falling star, " On Lemnos the JSgean isle." His description of vocal music in the Allegro is another instance of...
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