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" Osiris, took the virgin truth, hewed her lovely form into a thousand pieces, and scattered them to the four winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body... "
Retrospective Review, and Historical and Antiquarian Magazine - Page 12
1824
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Elements of the Art of Rhetoric: Adapted for Use in Colleges and Academies ...

Henry Noble Day - English language - 1866 - 305 pages
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris, went up and down gathering up litnb by limb still as they could find them. We have not yel found them all, nor ever shall do, till...
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The literary reader: prose authors, with biogr. notices &c. by H.G. Robinson

Hugh George Robinson - 1867
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...and member, and shall mould them into an immortal 3feature of loveliness and perfection. Suffer not these licensing prohibitions to stand at every place...
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The Art of Discourse: A System of Rhetoric, Adapted for Use in Colleges and ...

Henry Noble Day - English language - 1867 - 343 pages
...winds. From that time ever since, the Sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...they could find them. We have not yet found them all, nor ever shall do, till her Master's second coming : he shall bring together every joint and member,...
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History of the Masonic Persecutions in Different Quarters of the Globe: With ...

George Oliver - 1867 - 429 pages
...winds of heaven. Evcr since that time the friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris, went up and down gathering up limb by limb still us they could find them." i3 It will be recollected that charity, in its most restricted sense, when...
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Where is the City?

Thrace Talmon - Sects - 1868 - 349 pages
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...an immortal feature of loveliness and perfection." — Milton's Areopagitica. CONCLUSION. After this, Israel Knight spent some time, chiefly alone. Among...
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Where is the City?

Thrace Talmon - Sects - 1868 - 349 pages
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...an immortal feature of loveliness and perfection." — Milton's Areopagitica. CONCLUSION. After this, Israel Knight spent some time, chiefly alone. Among...
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Studies in English prose: specimens, with notes, by J. Payne

Joseph Payne - 1868
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...they could find them. We have not yet found them all, nor ever shall do, till her Master's second coming; he shall bring together every joint and member,...
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John Milton and His Times: An Historical Novel

Max Ring - Great Britain - 1868 - 308 pages
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...they could find them. We have not yet found them all, nor ever shall do, till her Master's second coming ; He shall bring together every joint and member,...
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JOHN MILTON AND HIS TIMES

MAX RING - 1868
...winds. From that time ever since, the sad friends of Truth, such as durst appear, imitating the careful search that Isis made for the mangled body of Osiris,...they could find them. We have not yet found them all, nor ever shall do, till her Master's second coming; He shall bring together every joint and member,...
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Trial of the rev. Stephen H. Tyng, jr. ... in the chapel of st. Peter's church

1868
...perfect shape of truth only at " her Master's second coming," (to use the fine language of Milton ;) " He shall bring together every joint and member, and...an immortal feature of loveliness and perfection." I think I ought not to omit to notice, before I close, the allusion (not quite in keeping, I think,...
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