Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Spanish poets of prime note have rejected rime both in longer and shorter works, as have also long since our best English tragedies, as a thing of itself, to all judicious ears, trivial and of no true musical delight; which consists only in apt numbers,... "
Paradise Lost - Page 113
by John Milton - 1851 - 415 pages
Full view - About this book

Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books. The Author John Milton. Printed from ...

John Milton - 1795
...as a thing of itself, to all judicious ears, trivial and of no true musical delight: which consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and...sound of like endings, a fault avoided by the learned Ancients, both in poetry and all good oratory. This negleft then of rhyme so little is to be taken...
Full view - About this book

Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711

John Milton - 1801
...thing of itself, to all judicious ears, trivial and of no true musical delight : IV which consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and...sound of like endings, a fault avoided by the learned Ancients, both in poetry and all good oratory. This neglect then of rhyme so little is to be taken...
Full view - About this book

Versos de Filinto Elysio..

Francisco Manuel do Nascimento - 1806
...trivial, and of no true musical delight : which consists only in apt members , fit quantity of syllabes , and the sense variously drawn out from one verse into another; not in the jingling sound of lite endings; a fault av .ided^ty the learned ancients, both in poetry, and all good ora-- tory. This...
Full view - About this book

Cowley, Denham, Milton

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...as a thing of itself, to all jutlickms ears, trivial and of no true musical delight ; which consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and...one verse into another ; not in the jingling sound oflike endings, a fault avoided by the learned ancients, both in poetry and all good orator)-. This...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton - 1813 - 565 pages
...as a thing of itself, to all judicious ears, trivial and of no true musical delight; which consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and...sound of like endings, a fault avoided by the learned ancients, both in poetry and all good oratory. This neglect then of rhyme so little is to be taken...
Full view - About this book

The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 3

1823
...and beauty of this metre. Rhyme is a trivial thing, and of no true musical delight; for that consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and the sense variously drawn out from one verse to another, and not in the jingling sound of like endings, which, among the learned ancients, was ever...
Full view - About this book

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 14

1823
...beauty of this metre. Rhyme is a trivial thing, and of no true musical delight ; for that consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and the sense variously drawn out from one verse to another, and not in the jingling sound of like endings, which, among the learned ancients, was ever...
Full view - About this book

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 14

1823
...beauty of this metre. Rhyme is a trivial' thing, and of no true musical delight; for that consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and the sense variously drawn out from one verse to another, and not in the jingling sound of like endings, which, among the learned ancients, was ever...
Full view - About this book

The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824
...as a thing of itself, to all judicious ears, trivial and of no true musical delight; which consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and...sound of like endings, a fault avoided by the learned ancients both in poetry and all good oratory. This neglect then of rhyme so little is to be taken for...
Full view - About this book

The Retrospective Review, Volume 14

1826
...a thing of itself, to all judicious eares, triveal and of no true musical delight ; which consists only in apt numbers, fit quantity of syllables, and the sense variously drawn out from one verse to another, not in the jingling sound of like endings, a fault avoyded by the learned ancients both...
Full view - About this book




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