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" How oft do they their silver bowers leave To come to succour us, that succour want ! How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiends to aid us militant ! They for us fight, they watch and duly... "
The Fairy Queen - Page 269
by Edmund Spenser - 1758
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Songs in the Night-watches: From Voices Old and New

American poetry - 1888 - 297 pages
...want ! How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiends, to aid us militant ! They for us fight, they watch and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant, And all for love and nothing for reward ; O why should heavenly God...
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The Lord's Prayer: A Practical Meditation

Newman Hall - Lord's prayer - 1889 - 391 pages
...do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting skyes like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiendes to aid us militant ! They for us fight, they watch and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant ; And all for love and nothing for reward : 0 why should heavenly God...
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Literary essays

James Russell Lowell - 1890
...cv 1. How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The fleeting skies like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiends to aid us militant ! They for us fight, they watch and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant ; And all for love and nothing for reward ; O, why should heavenly God...
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Literary Essays: Pope

James Russell Lowell - Literature - 1890
...cv 1. How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The fleeting skies like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiends to aid us militant! They for us fight, they watch and duly ward, And their hright squadrons round about us plant; And all for love and nothing for reward; O, why should heavenly...
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Regent square pulpit, sermons, Volume 3

John McNeill - 1891
...want ! How oft do they on golden pinions cleave The yielding skies, like flying pursuivant : Against foul fiends to aid us militant. They for us fight ; they watch and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant, And all for love and nothing for reward ; Oh, why should heavenly God...
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The Expository Times, Volume 4

James Hastings, Ann Wilson Hastings, Edward Hastings - Bible - 1893
...want ; How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting skies like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiends to aid us militant. They for us fight, they watch and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant, And all for love, and nothing for reward : Oh, why should heavenly...
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The Household Poetry Book: An Anthology of English-speaking Poets from ...

Aubrey De Vere - English poetry - 1909 - 292 pages
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A Primer of English and American Literature

Abel S. Clark - American prose literature - 1894 - 228 pages
...want! How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The yielding skies like flying pursuivant, Against foul fiends to aid us militant! They for us fight, they watch and duly guard And their bright squadrons round about us plant; And all for love and nothing for reward : O,...
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Sacred and Legendary Art, Volume 1

Mrs. Jameson (Anna) - Christian art and symbolism - 1895 - 800 pages
...do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivant, Against foul liomls, to aid us militant ? They for us fight, they watch, and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant, And all for love, and nothing for reward ! Oh, why should heavenly...
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The Psalms at Work: Being the English Church Psalter, with a Few Short Notes ...

Church of England, Charles Latimer Marson - Bible - 1895 - 235 pages
...pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivant, Against fowle fiends to aid us militant 1 They for us fight, they watch and duly ward, And their bright squadrons round about us plant ; And all for love and nothing for reward : Oh ! why should heav'nly...
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