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" Rain influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With mask and antique pageantry; Such sights as youthful... "
Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ... - Page 144
by John Milton - 1810
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Nugae Literariae: Prose and Verse

Richard Winter Hamilton - 1841 - 662 pages
...the distinction between Ben Jonson's learned taste, and Shakspeare's unhampered riot of intellect : " Then to the well-trod Stage anon, If Jonson's learned...Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild."* It by no means follows that his mind was strange to high aspirations. These are the mocking hopes of...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1843 - 830 pages
...and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There lot @ agninst eating cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal verse ; Such as the meeting soul...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - 1843 - 826 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. Cambu Jonson'a learned sock be on. Or sweetest Shakspeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild....
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Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1844 - 692 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. e, is thvsclf : Shakspcare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-note« wild. And ever against eating cares, 1 ,:i...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844 - 110 pages
...influence, and judge the prize, Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear, In saffron robe, with...dream On summer eves by haunted stream. Then to the well -trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakspeare, Fancy's child, Warble...
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Thirty Years Passed Among the Players in England and America: Intersperesed ...

Joe Cowell - 1844 - 112 pages
...home and read Ross and Lennox from the acting copy, and have been an actor ever since. CHAPTER VIII. " Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned...fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild." MILTOK ON the Monday morning I was formally introduced as a member of the company, and most kindly...
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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845 - 490 pages
...&c." Warton. 9 Whom all commend — ie the Queen of Beauty, the lady who presided at the tournament. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper...Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned sock1 be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild. And ever, against...
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 278 pages
...Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear ; And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With masque and antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets...well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned sock be on,7 Or sweetest Shakspeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild. And ever against eating...
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Imagination and fancy; or Selections from the English poets, with critical ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 372 pages
...influence, 6 and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear; And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With masque and antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eves by haunted stream....
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Imagination and Fancy: Or, Selections from the English Poets, Illustrative ...

Leigh Hunt - 1845 - 372 pages
...influence,6 and judge the prize Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace, whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear ; And pomp, and feast, and revelry, With masque and antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eves by haunted stream,...
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