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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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Remarks on the Character and Writings of John Milton: Occasioned by the ...

William Ellery Channing - 1828 - 60 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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Remarks on the Character and Writings of John Milton: Occasioned by the ...

William Ellery Channing - 1828 - 128 pages
...incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue.', Vol. I. pp. 238, 9. All Milton's habits were expressive of a refined and...they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting tiie surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and siirring, in winter often ere the sound of any bell...
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Discourses, Reviews, and Miscellanies

William Ellery Channing - 1830 - 630 pages
...incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue.' Vol. I. pp. 238,9. All Milton's habits were expressive of a refined and...often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labor, or devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors,...
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Discourses, Reviews, and Miscellanies

William Ellery Channing - 1830 - 630 pages
...incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue.' Vol. I. pp. 238,9. All Milton's habits were expressive of a refined and...often ere the sound of any bell awake men to labor, or devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier, to read good authors,...
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The History of Godmanchester in the County of Huntingdon: Comprising Its ...

Robert Fox - 1831 - 456 pages
...entering into the controversy. " And where my morning haunts are he wisses not — I'll tell him.q Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...stirring ; in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awaken men to labour or devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier,...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 21

1838 - 594 pages
...off the allurements of slumber — " his morning haunts were where they should be, in his study — not sleeping, or concocting the surfeits of an irregular...up and stirring. In winter, often ere the sound of the bell awake men to labour or devotion — in summer, as oft with the bird that first rises, or not...
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The Life of Thomas Ken, D.D., Deprived Bishop of Bath and Wells: Viewed in ...

William Lisle Bowles - 1831 - 372 pages
...latitude, but there can be no doubt that, like the bitter antagonist of his order, Milton, " he was up and stirring in winter often ere the sound of any bell awakens men to labour or devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 2

1832 - 440 pages
...sorts were his aversion. The following is Milton's own description of his morning occupations. — " My morning haunts are where they should be, at home ;...surfeits of an irregular feast ; but up, and stirring j in winter, often ere sound of any bell awakes men to labor or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1832 - 406 pages
...times, was unceasing in the cultivation of his understanding, thus describes his own habits : — " Those morning haunts are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping or concoctinst the surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and stirring ; in winter, often ere the sound...
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John Milton: His Life and Times, Religious and Political Opinions: With an ...

Joseph Ivimey - 1833 - 320 pages
...had meanly insinuated that MILTON'S early rising was for sensual pursuits. In reply, he says : " My morning haunts are, where they should be, at home...irregular feast, but up and stirring; in winter often before the sound of any bell awakens men to labour or devotion ; in summer as oft as the bird that...
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