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So spake our sire and by his countenance seemed

DMI number:
28073
Poem Aliases
Milton. Paradise Lost. Book 8.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Fowler ed. Paradise Lost (Harlow: Longman, 1998).
First Line:
So spake our sire and by his countenance seemed
Last Line:
Into all eyes to wish her still in sight
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Biblical history
Related People
Author:
John Milton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Paradise Lost Book 8.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems for reading and repetition selected from the most celebrated British poets [ESTC T119516] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.162-163
Poem Title:
Modesty
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
Title:
The polite companion: containing essays illustrated with passages from the poets, orators [T202654] [Vol.1]
Page No(s):
pp.87-88
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton B. 8. V. 39. [p.87]
Attributed To:
John Milton