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W. Garrett Horder, comp. The Poets’ Bible: New Testament. 1895.

The Glorious Eremite

John Milton (1608–1674)

From Paradise Regained, I. 8–11.

THOU Spirit, who led’st this glorious Eremite

Into the desert, his victorious field,

Against the spiritual foe, and brought’st him thence

By proof the undoubted Son of God.