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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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Studies in English poetry [an anthology] with biogr. sketches and notes by J ...

Joseph Payne - 1845
...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, 1 Gaikli Where yo ling— connected with the verb to go — going about, wandering, straying. - rv...
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Philosophia Musarum: Containing the Songs and Romances of the Pipers Wallet ...

Thomas Forster - 1845 - 285 pages
...spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind] To scorn delights, and lire laborious days, But the fair Guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, Comas the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, And slits the thinspun...
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Knight's Penny Magazine, Issue 1

Civilization
...has fulfilled all the hopes of his youth ; the other, we can only speak of him with unbidden tears. " 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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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions ...

Robert Chambers - Authors, English - 1847
...hair I Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That lost infirmity of noble mind) To scorn rt Chambers burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind fury with the abhorred shear», And slits the thin-spun...
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The United States Democratic Review, Volume 20

United States - 1847
...the spnr that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirmity of noble mind) To scorn delights, aud 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 shear», And slits the thin-spun...
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Beauties of the British Poets ...

George Croly - English poetry - 1850 - 395 pages
...hair? Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise (That last infirunty of noble minds) To scorn delights, and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, And think to burst out into sudden blaze, • omes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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Sabrinae Corolla in Hortulis Regiae Scholae Salopiensis contexuerunt tres ...

Benjamin Hall Kennedy - Classical languages - 1850 - 328 pages
...Farne. 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 works of John Milton in verse and prose, with a life of the author by J ...

John Milton - 1851
...fpirit doth raife 70 (That laft infirmity of Noble mind) To fcorn delights, and live laborious dayes ; But the fair Guerdon when we hope to find, And think...burft out into fudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with th'abhorred (hears, And flits the thin (pun life. But not the praife, Phoebus repli'd, and touch'd...
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The Literary Reader: For Academies and High Schools: Consisting of ...

Arethusa Hall - Readers - 1851 - 408 pages
...is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise, — That last infirmity of noble minds, — 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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Guy's new speaker, selections of poetry and prose from the best writers in ...

Joseph Guy - 1852
...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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