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" And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew ; Till old experience do attain To something like prophetic... "
The poetical works of John Milton, with the life of the author by S. Johnson - Page 197
by John Milton - 1807
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 45

England - 1839
...contemplation and holy thoughts of a calm and cloister- like seclusion ? " And may at last my weary ago Find out the peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and...Where I may sit, and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth show, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience do attain To something like...
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Selections from the British Poets, Volume 1

Fitz-Greene Halleck - English poetry - 1840
...anthems clear, As may with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstasies, And bring all heaven before mine eyes. And may at last my weary age Find...Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew ; Till old experience do attain To something like...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 16

Periodicals - 1840
...and thereby helps the thoughts to Heaven. The prayer of the poet well describes many a hoary saint : 'And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...Where I may sit, and rightly spell Of every star that Heaven doth show, And every herb that sips the dew; Till old experience do attain To something of prophetic...
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Penserosa: poésies nouvelles

Louise Colet - 1840 - 382 pages
...LOUISE COLET. PARIS. HL DELLOYE, ÉDITEUR, PLACE DE LA BOU11SE, N° 13. -oo1840. I. PENSEROSA. .... May at last my weary age Find out the peaceful hermitage....Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth show, And every herb that sips the dew ; Till old experience do attain To something like...
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The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine, Volume 16

Charles Fenno Hoffman, Lewis Gaylord Clark, John Holmes Agnew, Kinahan Cornwallis, Washington Irving, Timothy Flint - Periodicals - 1840
...thereby helps the thoughts to Heaven. The prayer of the poet well describes many a hoary saint : 1 And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where 1 may sit, and rightly spell Of every slar that Heaven doth show, And every herb that sips the dew;...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...anthems clear. As may with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstacies, And bring all Heaven ) : Usage confirm'd what fancy had begun ; The mutual terms around the land Heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew; Till old experience do attain To something like...
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The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart: Complete in One Volume. With ...

Walter Scott - 1841 - 823 pages
...the simple strains of our rencr able Walton."— Monthly Ittriiv. » " And may at last my weary RRe heaven doth show, And every herb that sips the dew ; Till old experience do attain To something like...
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The Nun, and Other Poems

Ann Richter - 1841 - 184 pages
...years ! INSCRIPTION FOR A HERMITAGE, AT SOUTH FERRIBY. ' And may at last my weary age Find out some peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit, and rightly spell Of ev'ry star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew." IL PENSEROSO. REST wanderer, —...
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Black's Picturesque Guide to the English Lakes

Lake District (England) - 1842 - 154 pages
...fitted for, and emblematic of, a recluse. Upon the table in the centre these lines are painted : — " And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful...Where I may sit and rightly spell, Of every star that Heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, — Till old experience do attain To something...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...anthems clear, As may with sweetness, through mine ear, Dissolve me into ecstacies, And bring all Heaven , sad-dispers'd. Dig for the wither'd Heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew ; Till old experience do attain To something like...
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