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" Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's drowsy charm To bless the doors from nightly harm. "
Discoveries in hieroglyphics, and other antiquities, in progress to which ... - Page 237
by Robert Deverell - 1813
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An Abridgment of Lectures on Rhetoric

Hugh Blair - English language - 1823 - 304 pages
...still removed place will sit, Where gloWiug embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom; Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To hless the doors from nightly harm ; Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen in some high lonely tower,...
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The London Magazine, Volume 7

English literature - 1823
...prose, " the bloomy flush of life is all fled but one old woman." Ritson. Yet Milton could write : Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bell-man's drowsy charm—- and I dare say he was right. 0 never let a quaker, or a woman, try 447 their hand at being witty, any...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...removed place will fit, H Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom, ascend Up to .u г native seat: descent and fall To...on our broken rear, Insulting, and pursued us thr Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom ; Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on...from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the bear, With thrice-great Hermes, or...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Hugh Blair - English language - 1824 - 679 pages
...removed plnce will fit, Where Blowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom . Far from all resort of mirth Save the cricket on the...bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly barm ;. Or let my lamp, at midnight hour, Be seen in tome high lonely tower. Where I may out \vatch...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...Hesperidcs, is a little poem called the Bellman, which contains this charm, p. 139. ed. 1647- It begins thus, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors...from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...counterfeit a gloom. Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the belman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the Bear, With thrice-LTcat Hermes, ur...
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Elegant Extracts: Book V. Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes ; Book VI ...

English poetry - 1826
...removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom ; Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on...from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft out-watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton, Volume 2

John Milton - 1826
...still removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom, Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on...from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft 'out- watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes,...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...counterfeit a gloom, Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth. Or the bellmau's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen on some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or...
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