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" He scarce had ceased, when the superior fiend Was moving toward the shore ; his ponderous shield, Ethereal temper, massy, large, and round, Behind him cast ; the broad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the moon, whose orb Through optic glass the... "
The British Essayists;: Spectator - Página 237
por Alexander Chalmers - 1808
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Milton, Poet of Exile

Louis Lohr Martz - 1986 - 356 páginas
...book 1 comparing Satan's shield to the moon: whose Orb Through Optic Glass the Tuscan Artist views At Ev'ning from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new Lands, Rivers or Mountains in her spotty Globe. [1.287-91] This has sometimes been taken as a premonition of man's search for...
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Transuming Passion: Ganymede and the Erotics of Humanism

Leonard Barkan - 1991 - 147 páginas
...ponderous shield, Ethereal temper, massy, large, and round, Behind him cast; the broad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the Moon, whose Orb Through Optic Glass the Tuscan Artist views At Ev'ning, from the top of f'eso/e, Or in Valdarno, to descry new Lands, Rivers or Mountains,...
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Andrew Marvell and Edmund Waller: Seventeenth-Century Praise and Restoration ...

A. B. Chambers - 2010
...ponderous shield Ethereal temper, massy, large and round. Behind him cast; the broad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the Moon, whose Orb Through Optic Glass the Tuscan Artist views. (1.284-88) The second was to look at Satan himself vis-a-vis the Sun: There lands the...
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Desire in the Renaissance: Psychoanalysis and Literature

Valeria Finucci, Regina Schwartz - 1994 - 272 páginas
...ponderous shield Ethereal temper, massy, large and round, Behind him cast; the broad circumference Hung on his shoulders like the Moon, whose Orb Through Optic Glass the Tuscan artist views At Fv'ning from the lop of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new Lands, Rivers or Mountains...
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The Spatial Infinite at Greenwich in Works by Christopher Wren, James ...

Ann Stewart Balakier, James J. Balakier - 1995 - 139 páginas
...describes in Paradise Lost as "the Tuscan artist" who views the moon through his "glaz'd Optic tube" "at Ev'ning from the top of Fesole,/ Or in Valdarno, to descry new Lands/ Rivers or Mountains in her spotty Globe" (I. 287-91). Milton's spokesperson, the angel Raphael, though, is non-committal...
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Chaucer on Love, Knowledge, and Sight

Norman Klassen - 1995 - 225 páginas
...sight conveys a tension, in no way limited to theology alone, between love and knowledge. At evening, from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Rivers, or mountains, in her spotty globe. John Milton, Paradise Lost, in John Milton, ed. Stephen Orgel and Jonathan Goldberg,...
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A Defense of Poetry: Reflections on the Occasion of Writing

Paul H. Fry - 1995 - 255 páginas
...the star that resembles his own shield, "whose Orb / Through Optic Glass the Tuscan Artist views / At Ev'ning from the top of Fesole, / Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands."39 Because Galileo challenged orthodox cosmology Milton conceives him in the passage just quoted...
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Milton: The life

William Riley Parker, Gordon Campbell - 1996 - 1539 páginas
...seventy-five stirring years, but never again through his marvellous telescope view the moon At evening from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new lands, Rivers or mountains in her spotty globe." In the invigorating sunshine of Italian culture there were ugly shadows. Excepting...
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Physically Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Physics and Astronomy

C.C. Gaither - 1997 - 504 páginas
...way . . . // Penseroso (p. 28) . . . the Moon, whose Orb Through Optic Glass the Tuscan artist views At Ev'ning, from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new Lands, Rivers or Mountains in her spotty Globe. Paradise Lost Book 1, 1. 287-91 Robbins, Tom Our Moon has surrendered none of...
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Infinity, Faith, and Time: Christian Humanism and Renaissance Literature

John Spencer Hill - 1997 - 200 páginas
...topography alludes to Sidereus Nuncius: the Moon, whose Orb Through Optic Glass the Tuscan Artist views At Ev'ning from the top of Fesole, Or in Valdarno, to descry new Lands, Rivers or Mountains in her spotty Globe. (1.287-91; cf. 5.261-3) There is no contradiction between Milton's attitude to...
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