chapter  42
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The Castaway

Round the World provided Cowper with the prevailing figure of his poem. See introductory note. [56] descanting discoursing. [60] Ambiance resemblance. [61] voice divine a typically Miltonic inversion; allayed abated. [62] propitious favourable, kind. [63] effectual efficacious. [66] whelmed sunk deep into, buried.