That day, as other solemn days, they spent In song and dance about the sacred hill ; Mystical dance, which yonder starry sphere Of planets, and of fix'd, in all her wheels Resembles nearest, mazes intricate, Eccentric, intervolved, yet regular Then most,... Mechanism of the Heavens - Page xvby Mary Somerville - 1831 - 621 pagesFull view
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Ida Langdon - 1924 - 362 pages
...Shakespeare 10. • See below, pp. 75. description of the ' mystical dance' of the angels, he speaks of mazes intricate, Eccentric, intervolved, yet regular; Then most, when most irregular they seem;1 and again, he calls the songs in the Law and Prophets superior, not in 'divine argument alone,...