Richard Blackmore Quote

Mercurius nearest to the Central Sun,
Does in an Oval Orbit circling run:
But rarely is the Object of our Sight,
In Solar Glory sunk and more prevailing Light.


The Poetical Works of Sir R. Blackmore: Containing Creation: A Philosophical Poem, in Seven Books, Book II, l. 511-514, Printed for C. Cooke. 1797

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Mercurius nearest to the Central Sun, Does in an Oval Orbit circling run: But rarely is the Object of our Sight, In Solar Glory sunk and more...

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Mercurius nearest to the Central Sun, Does in an Oval Orbit circling run: But rarely is the Object of our Sight, In Solar Glory sunk and more...

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Mercurius nearest to the Central Sun, Does in an Oval Orbit circling run: But rarely is the Object of our Sight, In Solar Glory sunk and more...

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Mercurius nearest to the Central Sun, Does in an Oval Orbit circling run: But rarely is the Object of our Sight, In Solar Glory sunk and more...