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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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Shakspeare and His Friends: Or, The Golden Age of Merry England

Robert Folkestone Williams - 1847 - 342 pages
...him a very Medusa. CHAPTER XXXII. Now, gentlemen, I go To turn an actor and a humorist. BEN JONSON. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned...sweetest Shakspeare. Fancy's child. Warble his native wood notes wild. MILTON. Seeing too much sadness hath congealed your blood, And melancholy is the ninse...
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Scenes and characters; or, Eighteen months at Beechcroft. By the author of ...

Charlotte Mary Yonge - 1847 - 366 pages
...had long belonged to the nursery, entitled a Puzzle for a Curious Girl. CHAPTER XXXI. CONCLUSION. " There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, And mask, and antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eves, by haunted stream."...
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Jottings from my sabretasch, by a Chelsea pensioner

Jottings - 1847 - 378 pages
...had long belonged to the nursery, entitled a Puzzle for a Curious Girl. CHAPTER XXXI. CONCLUSION. " There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper clear, And pomp, and feast, and revelry, And mask, and antique pageantry ; Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eves, by haunted stream."...
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L'Allegro and Il Penseroso

John Milton - 1848 - 154 pages
...his matin rings. Thus done the tales, to bed they creep, By whisp'ring winds soon lull'd asleep. 10 V There let Hymen oft appear .. In saffron robe, with...Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eves bv haunted stream. And ever,, against eating cares, Lap me in soft Lydian airs, Married to immortal...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - 1849 - 708 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. but that is a wisdom without them, and above them,...discourse, but to weigh and consider. Йоте books SUakspcare, Fancy's child, Warble liis native wood-notes wild. And ever against eating cares, Lap me...
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Poetry for schools

Frederick Charles Cook - 1849 - 144 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 taper...stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's 5 learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakspeare, Fancy's child, Warble his native wood-notes wild. 1 Cynosure,...
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The Beauties of the British Poets: With a Few Introductory Observations

George Croly - 1849 - 416 pages
...contend To win her grace whom all commend. There let Hymen oft appear In saffron robe, with taper c/ear, And Pomp, and Feast, and Revelry, With Mask, and antique...haunted stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Johnson's learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare, Fancy's child, "Warble his native wood-notes...
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Poetical Works

John Milton - 1850 - 704 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 taper...pageantry; Such sights as youthful poets dream On summer eaves by haunted stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Johnson's learned sock be on; Or sweetest...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - 1850 - 442 pages
...influence, and adjudge the prize, Of wit, or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. In saffron robe, with taper clear, And Pomp, and Feast,...sights as youthful poets dream, On summer eves by hauuted stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Johason's learned sock be on, Or sweetest Shakespeare,...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - 1850 - 710 pages
...influence, and judge the prize Of wit or arms, while both contend To win her grace whom all commend. er should lie burned ; Or like those sophists, that...to suffer what 1 wish. The cynic loves his poverty, poeti dream On summer eves by haunted stream. Then to the well-trod stage anon, If Jonson's learned...
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