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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Landor, Robert Eyres, Impious feast. London: J. Hatchard & Son, (DLC) (OCoLC) The noon of night drew swiftly on; In silent rest lay Babylon. Above, in castle halls alone, Was tumult heard and bright lights shone. For there, while yet his subjects slept, A royal feast Belshazzar kept. His courtiers sat in shining rank, And sparkling wine from full cups drank. Loud rose their shouts, the cups did ring; The sound pleased well the stubborn king. Paradise Lost: Book 1 ( version) OF Mans First Disobedience, and the Fruit. Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal tast. Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of Eden, till one greater Man. Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav'nly Muse, that on the secret top. Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire. Robert Eyres Landor (10 May – 26 January ) was an English writer, dramatist, poet, and Anglican clergyman.. Life. Landor was the third son of Dr Walter Landor, a physician, and his wife Elizabeth Savage, and thereby the brother of Walter Savage was born at Warwick and went to Bromsgrove School, then as a scholar, to Worcester College, Oxford in Authority control: ISNI: .

Abhors their impious sacrifice, Their honours blasphemously vain, And always feels " I am but man. " W E lift our hearts (for God is here), Assembled in His sight appear, And listen to the word, Whate'er He now vouchsafes to give, And from the servant's mouth receive As spoken from the Lord Jehovah sends by whom He will. Endymion, Book I, [A thing of beauty is a joy for ever] - A thing of beauty is a joy for ever A thing of beauty is a joy for ever - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and . Metamorphoses: Book The Eighth by shone the morning star in bright array To vanquish night and usher in the day The wind veers southward and moist clouds arise. Page/5. Maha-Bharata, The Epic Of Ancient India - Book Iii - Rajasuya - (The Imperial Sacrifice) by Romesh Chunder Dutt..A curious incident followed the bridal of Draupadi. The five sons ofPandu returned with her to the potters house where they were. PageAuthor: Romesh Chunder Dutt.

if impious ships, in spite of him, travel the depths he wished inviolable. my friends, and prepare a Salian feast. It would have been wrong, before today, to broach the Caecuban wines from out the ancient bins, Odes: None in Book I Next Book. Another English work inspired by the biblical story was The Impious Feast (), a poem by Robert Eyres Landor. Lord Byron's interpretation is said to have inspired the poem Belsazar, one of the earliest works of Heinrich *Heine, which appeared in his Buch der Lieder (). Pallas began the feast, where first were seen The party-colour'd olive, black and green: Autumnal cornels next in order serv'd, In lees of wine well pickl'd, and preserv'd: A garden-salad was the third supply, Of endive, radishes, and succory: Then curds and cream, the flow'r of country-fare, And new-laid eggs, which Baucis' busy care Turn'd by. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. And under an old oak's domestic shade, Enjoy'd,_ spare feast! a radish and an egg! Discourse ensues, not trivial, yet not dull, Nor such as with a frown forbids the play Of fancy, or proscribes the sound of mirth: Nor do we madly, like an impious world, Who deem religion frenzy Author: William Cowper.