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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
edited by - 1779
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The Works of the British Poets, Selected and Chronologically Arranged ...

English poetry - 1852
...? Fame is the spur that the clear spirit doth raise {That last infirmity of noble mind) 7I To scorn obler end Holy and pure, conformity divine. Those tents thou saw'st burst out into sudden blaze, Comes the blind Fury with the abhorred shears. And slits the thin-spun...
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Sketches of English Literature from the Fourteenth to the Present Century

Clara Lucas Balfour - English literature - 1852 - 404 pages
...bier Unwept, and welter to the parching wind, Without the meed of some melodious tear. ****** 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 abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun life....
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 3

John Mitford - 1852
...p. 58. Shirley's Doubtful Heir. p. 36. G. Peele's Works, ed. Dyce, 1829, ip 17. ii. p. 11. C"o scorn delights, and live laborious days ; But the fair guerdon when we hope to find, f\.nd. think to burst out into sudden blaze, 74 Comes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, And....
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Milton's poetical works: with life, critical dissertation, and ..., Volume 2

John Milton - 1853
...hair 1 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, 1 ' Steep : ' the mountains of Denbighshire. — * ' Mona : ' the Isle...
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Milton's poetical works, with life, critical diss. and notes by G. Gilfillan

John Milton - 1853
...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, 1 ' Steep : ' the mountains of Denbighshire. — 2 ' Mona : ' the Isle...
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Poets of England and America: Being Selections from the Best Authors of Both ...

Poets, American - 1853 - 472 pages
...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 th' abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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Flowers for all seasons [stories, essays and poems].

John Bolton Rogerson - 1854 - 312 pages
...' Fame 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, Cornes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, And slits the thin-spun...
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Beauties of the British Poets, with a Few Introd. Observations

George Croly (Rev., ed) - 1854
...ofNeeera'shair? Fame 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, .Vnd think to burst out into sudden blaze, ' omes the blind Fury with th' abhorred shears, And slits...
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The complete poetical works of John Milton, with life

John Milton - Bookbinding - 1855 - 491 pages
...hair ? Fame 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 shesrs, And slits the thin-spun...
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Miscellaneous essays and reviews, Volume 2

Albert Barnes - Christianity - 1855
..."Fame 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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