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" ... or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors, or cause them to be read, till the attention be weary, or memory have its full fraught : then with useful and generous labours preserving... "
Pamphleteer: Dedicated to Both Houses of Parliament, to be Continued ... - Page 510
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 1

John Milton - 1824 - 676 pages
...introduction to his Apology for Smectymnuus gives this account of himself at an earlier period of kn life. " Those morning haunts " are where they should be, at...home; not sleeping, or con""cocting the surfeits of an irrear feast, but up and stirring, 1753. E. ' them to be read, till the atten' tion be weary, or memory...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824 - 468 pages
...morning, and prove die truth of what he says of himself in his Apology for Smectymnuus, " that he wa's ' up and stirring, in winter ' often ere the sound of any bell ' awake men to labour, or to devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 4

John Milton - 1824 - 428 pages
...Milton's delight in painting the beauties of the morning. In the Apology for Smectymnuus he declares, " Those morning haunts " are where they should be, at " home: not sleeping or con" cocting the surfeits of an irre" gular feast, but up and stirring, " in winter ofien before the...
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The Tract Magazine and Christian Miscellany

1871 - 348 pages
...and great men need scarcely be adduced. John Milton writes of himself that he was at his studies " in winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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A Treatise on Christian Doctrine: Compiled from the Holy Scriptures Alone

John Milton - 1825 - 794 pages
...is one body ? — . of his mode of living during his early years in the Apology for Smectymnuus. ' Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour or devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read...
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The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England, Volume 16

Francis Bacon - 1834 - 784 pages
...Sleep. Of wasting time by excessive sleep, Milton, speaking of his own morning occupations, says, " My morning haunts are, where they should be, at home...winter, often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rises, or not much tardier, to...
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Letters on the Importance, Duty, and Advantages of Early Rising: Addressed ...

Alfred Cecil Buckland - 1825 - 398 pages
...aspersions which had been cast upon him by an anonymous writer, (the son of Bishop Hall) says ; — my " morning haunts are where they should be, at home ;...and stirring; in winter, often ere the sound of any bs\\ awake men to labour, or to devotion; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not...
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A Treatise on Christian Doctrine: Compiled from the Holy ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1825 - 472 pages
...following account of his mode of living during bis early yean in the Apology for Smtctymnuut. ' Thoso morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the curfeitt of an irregular feast, bnt up and stirring, in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awake...
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Christian Examiner and Theological Review, Volume 3

1826 - 548 pages
...chastity of virgin or matron ; from whence even then I learned what a noble virtue chastity sure must be, to the defence of which so many worthies, by such...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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American Tracts

1827 - 634 pages
...by divine indulgence, proved to me so many incitements, as you have heard, to the love and stedfast observation of virtue.' — Ibid. All Milton's habits...winter often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labour, or to devotion ; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to...
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