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" And the accomplishment of them lies not but in a power above man's to promise; but that none hath by more studious ways endeavoured, and with more unwearied spirit that none shall, that I dare almost aver of myself, as far as life and free leisure will... "
The British Plutarch: containing the lives of the most eminent divines ... - Page 490
by Francis Wrangham - 1816
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Essays Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of the Tatler ...

Nathan Drake - Tatler (London, England : 1709) - 1805
...though they were rugged and difficult indeed." — " The accomplishment of these things," he proceeds, " lies not but in a power above man's to promise ; but...myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend. Neither do 1 think it shame to covenant with any knowing reader that for some few years yet I may go...
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Essays, biographical, critical, and historical, illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1805
...though they were rugged and difficult indeed." — " The accomplishment of these things," he proceeds, "lies not but in a power above man's to promise ;...myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend. Neither do I think it shame to covenant with any knowing reader that for some few years yet I may go...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author, Volume 7

John Milton, Charles Symmons - 1806
...conceive myself any thing worth to ray country, I return to crave excuse that urgent reason hath pluckt from me by an abortive and foredated discovery: and...myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend," &c. &c. " Neither do I think it shameto covenant with any knowing reader, that for some few years yet...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: With a Life of the Author, Volume 7

John Milton, Charles Symmons - 1806
...none hath by more studious ways endeavoured ; and with more unwearied spirit that none shall—that I dare almost aver of myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend," &c. &c. " Neither do I think it shame to covenant with any knowing reader, that for some few years...
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Specimens of English prose-writers, from the earliest times to the close of ...

George Burnett - 1807
...theatres, porches, or what other place or way may win most upon the people, to receive at once bpth recreation and instruction; let them in authority...life and free leisure will extend; and that the land had once enfranchised herself from this impertinent yoke of prelacy, under whose inquisitorious and...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...those intentions which have lived within ine, ever since I could conceive myself any thing worth to ray country, I return to crave excuse, that urgent reason...life and free leisure will extend; and that the land had once enfranchised herself from this impertinent yoke of prelacy, under whose inquisiloriom and...
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Specimens of English Prose Writers: From the Earliest Times to the Close of ...

George Burnett - Authors, English - 1807
...myself any thing worth to my country, I return to crave excuse, that urgent reason hath plucked frqln me, by an abortive and fore-dated discovery. And the...life and free leisure will extend; and that the land had once enfranchised herself from this impertinent yoke of prelacy, under whose inquisitorious and...
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The Prose Works of John Milton: Ecclesiastical law. Matrimonial law. Of ...

John Milton, George Burnett - 1809
...foredated discovery. And the accomplishment of them lies not but in a power above man's to-pfomise ; but that none hath by more studious ways endeavoured,...life and free leisure will extend ; and that the land had once enfranchised herself from this impertinent yoke of prelaty, under whose inquisitorious and...
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The Life of John Milton

Charles Symmons - 1810 - 646 pages
...conceive myself any thing worth to my country, I return to crave excuse that urgent reason hath pluckt from me by an abortive and foredated discovery; and...myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend," úc. &c. " Neither do I think it shame erroneous opinion Montesquieu, as is generally known, has rested...
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Life of Torquato Tasso: With an Historical and Critical Account of ..., Volume 1

John Black - 1810
...Time. Thus, when speaking of his own design of writing an epic poem, he says, " the accomplishment lies not but in a power above man's to promise ; but...myself, as far as life and free leisure will extend," * * * as " being a work not to be raised from the heat of youth, or the vapours of wine, like that...
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