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ENGL 220 Milton Professor John Rogers Milton, Poems (1645) Charles Diodati (1609-38) Robert Herrick Richard Crashaw praevenire --prevent genius loci carrière – racecourse Torquato Tasso, Gerusalemme Liberata (Jerusalem Delivered ) (1575) Structure of “On the Morning of Christs Nativity” (commonly known as the Nativity Ode) Stanzas 1-8 Nativity 9-17 The heavenly choir 10-25 The flight of the pagan gods Then said I, Woe is me! for I am undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have seen
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Unformatted text preview: the King, the Lord of hosts. Then flew one of the Seraphims unto me, having a life coal in his hand, which he had taken with the tongs from off the altar: And he laid it upon my mouth, and said, Lo, this hath touched thy lips; and thine iniquity is taken away, and thy sin purged. Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me. --Isaiah 6:6-8 Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel....
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