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Examples of English Prose: From the Reign of Elizabeth to the Present Time ... - Page 196
by George Walker - 1825 - 615 pages
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Many thoughts of many minds. Compiled by H. Southgate

Henry Southgate - 1862
...judges ; and the Apocalypse of St. John is a majestic image of a high and stately tragedy, shutting and intermingling her solemn scenes and acts with...confirm. Or, if occasion shall lead, to imitate those magnifie odes and hymns, wherein Pindarus and Callimachus are in most things worthy, some others in...
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Selections from the prose writings of John Milton, ed. with memoir, notes ...

John [prose Milton (selected]) - 1862
...consisting of two persons, and a double chorus, as Origen rightly judges. And the Apocalypse of St. John is the majestic image of a high and stately tragedy,...scenes and acts with a sevenfold chorus of hallelujahs arid harping symphonies : and this, my opinion, the grave authority of Pareus, commenting on that book,...
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A Compendium of English Literautre: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1863
...consisting of two persons, and a double chorus, as Origen rightly judges : and the "Apocalypse" of St. John is the majestic image of a high and stately tragedy,...symphonies; and this, my opinion, the grave authority of Paraeus, commenting that book, is sufficient to confirm. Or, if occasion shall lead to imitate those...
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National Review, Volume 17

1863
...the series awakens its own interest, though of a different kind. The dramatic form of the Apocalypse, "the majestic image of a high and stately tragedy,...and intermingling her solemn scenes and acts with a reverential chorus of hallelujas and harping symphonies;" the passionate glow of devotion which pervades...
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The National Review, Volume 17

Richard Holt Hutton, Walter Bagehot - 1863
...series awakens its own interest, though of a different kind. The dramatic form of the Apocalypse, " the majestic image of a high and stately tragedy,...and intermingling her solemn scenes and acts with a reverential chorus of hallelujas and harping symphonies;" the passionate glow of devotion which pervades...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1865 - 776 pages
...flrat conception* of hi* ImmorUl Epic, rus, as Origen rightly judges : and the "Apocalypse" of St. John is the majestic image of a high and stately tragedy,...symphonies ; and this, my opinion, the grave authority of Parseus, commenting that book, is sufficient to confirm. Or, if occasion shall lead to imitate those...
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Lectures on the Book of Revelation, etc

John Brown - 1866 - 206 pages
...:, BOOK OF REVELATION, DELIVERED IN BUNYAN MEETING, BEDFORD, JOHN BROWN, BA "The Apocalypse of St. John is the majestic image of a high and stately tragedy,...shutting up and' intermingling her solemn scenes and act* with a sevenfold chorus of hallelujahs and harping symphonies." — MILTON. LONDON : F. PITMAN,...
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Character and Characteristic Men

Edwin Percy Whipple - 1866 - 324 pages
...holy that his song becomes, in his own divine words, " the majestic image of a high and stately drama, shutting up and intermingling her solemn scenes and...sevenfold chorus of- hallelujahs and harping symphonies ! " It would not become us here to speak of Newton, — although, in the exhaustless ereativeness of...
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The baptist Magazine

1867
...preach the Divine Book, concerning the conclusion of which Milton finally says, " The Apocalypse of St. John is" the majestic image of a high and stately...sevenfold chorus of hallelujahs and harping symphonies." So«;/« in the Might: Words nf Comfort for thr. Sorrowing Cliildrcn of God. London : The Religious...
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The Literary World, Volume 26

1882
...those for whom it was written. The Apocalypse of St. John, as in the stately metaphor of Milton, is " a high and stately tragedy shutting up and intermingling...sevenfold chorus of hallelujahs and harping symphonies." Whoever interprets it on these lines, as Dr. Farrar has endeavoured to do, may not have given us the...
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