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" Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days : But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred... "
The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical - Page 151
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The American First Class Book: Or, Exercises in Reading and Recitation ...

John Pierpont - Readers and speakers - 1835 - 480 pages
...time. Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind,) To scorn delights and live laborious days ; But the fair guer'don* when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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The cynosure, select passages from the most distinguished writers [ed. by ...

Cynosure - 1837
...ADD1SON. FAME is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights and live laborious days : But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes, and a Life of the ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1838
...? Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise TO (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, 75 Vir. jEn. 1. 381. '...
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The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volume 20

United States - 1847
...— " Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To ecorn delights, and live laborious days : But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography ...

1838
...•• Fame to the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find. And think to burst out into sudden blaxe, Com« the blind fury with th' abhorr'd shear*. And slits the thin spun...
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The works of Lady Blessington, Volume 1

Marguerite Blessington (Countess of) - Biography & Autobiography - 1838 - 387 pages
...clear spirit doth raise, (That lael infirmity of nohle minds) To scorn >ielight, and five lahorious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to hurst out into sudden hlaze. Conies the hlind fury with th' ahhorred eticare, And slits the thin-spun...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes, and a Life of the ..., Volume 2

John Mitford - 1839
...? Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise 70 (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, 75 « swift] Vir. .En....
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...hair ] Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...Í Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last iniinnily of noble mind) 71 To scorn OR. САКТО Ш. Yet, if these finer whims are gone, Your clock, though plain, would sti burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...? Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) 71 To scorn for God on thee Abundantly his gifts hath also pour'd Inward and outward both, his image burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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