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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 Hallowed Spots of Ancient London: Historical, Biographical and ...

Eliza Meteyard - 1862 - 314 pages
...glimpses of him personally. He speaks of the place he dwells in as a " suburb," and his morning haunts as where they should be, " at home ; not sleeping, or...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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Memoir of the Life of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel: Civil Engineer, Vice ...

Richard Beamish - 1862 - 412 pages
...reply of Milton to his detractors may well apply to those of Brunel. His mornings were occupied "not in sleeping, or concocting the surfeits of an irregular...stirring. In winter often ere the sound of any bell awoke men to labour or devotion : in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier."...
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Memoir of the Life of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel: Civil Engineer, Vice ...

Richard Beamish - 1862 - 412 pages
...reply of Milton to his detractors may well apply to those of Brunel. His mornings were occupied "not in sleeping, or concocting the surfeits of an irregular...stirring. In winter often ere the sound of any bell awoke men to labour or devotion : in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier."...
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Autobiography of John Milton: Or, Milton's Life in His Own Words

John Milton - 1872 - 250 pages
...him and envy1 the more vexation I will tell him. 1 The Latin iniridia= odium. HIS DAILY LIFE. yj ' Those morning haunts are where they should be, at...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 Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1872 - 786 pages
...are, where they should be, at home ; not sleeping, or concocting the surfeits of an irregular feast,1 but up and stirring ; in winter, often ere the sound...labor or to devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird thai first rises, or not much tardier, to read good authors, or cause them to be read till the attention...
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The casquet of literature, a selection in poetry and prose, ed ..., Volumes 1-2

Casket - 1873 - 874 pages
...proved to me so many incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue. " ? ڌͣ ^> t>yF '~ н ? >4c < ' _}w / .: _ P W ] _ - ) mQ ( %Z ( E r ? \$>/\ y labour, or to devotion; in summer as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not ranch tardier, to...
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The Bridal Bouquet Culled in the Garden of Literature

Henry Southgate - 1873 - 448 pages
...political forms, where these are generally maintained. Rev. John Angeli James. EARLY MORNING AT HOME. My morning haunts are, where they should be, at home, not sleeping or concocting thr surfeits of an irregular feast, but up and stirring. In winter, often ere the sound of any bell...
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Getting On in the World; Or, Hints On Success in Life. by William Mathews ...

William Mathews - 1874 - 376 pages
...proudly says the latter, in one of the few passages in which he gives us a peep into his private life, " are where they should be, at home; not sleeping, or...stirring; in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awakens men to labor or devotion; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier,...
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Getting on in the World

William Mathews - 1874 - 386 pages
...proudly says the latter, in one of the few passages in which he gives us a peep into his private life, " are where they should be, at home ; not sleeping,...stirring ; in winter, often ere the sound of any bell awakens men to labor or devotion ; in summer, as oft with the bird that first rouses, or not much tardier,...
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The Works of William E. Channing, D.D.: With an Introduction

William Ellery Channing - 1875 - 948 pages
...incitements, as you have heard, to the love and steadfast observation of virtue." — Vol. I., pp. 238, 239All Milton's habits were expressive of a refined and self-denying...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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