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" 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 unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds or what vast regions hold The immortal mind that hath forsook Her... "
Cowper's Milton [the poetical works, with life, notes and tr. by W. Cowper ... - Page 150
by John Milton - 1810
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Tales of an Antiquary: Chiefly Illustrative of the Manners ..., Volume 1

Richard Thomson - English essays - 1828 - 1106 pages
...lamp, at midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft' outwatch the bear, W ith thrice-great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato,...immortal mind, that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshy nook; And of those Demons that are found In fire, air, flood, or under ground, Whose power hath...
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Bower of Taste, Volume 1

Katherine Augusta Ware - American periodicals - 1828
...with the smoke of my midnight lamp, which doth " Oft outwalch the bear With thrice great Hermes, and unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds or what vast regions hold The immortal mind." But a kind, yet mistaken, friend 01 mine, who insisted that the ' proper study of mankind is man,'...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Part 2, Volume 15

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...ground A various mold ; and from the boiling cells, By strange conveyance, filled each hollow nook. Id. Unsphere The spirit of Plato to unfold What worlds...immortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshy noo*. Id. Poems. Thee I account still happy, and the chief Among the nations, seeing thou art...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...midnight hour Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions hold Th' immortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshy nook : And of those demons that are...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Hugh Blair - English language - 1829 - 557 pages
...unfold What worlds, cr what vast regions hold Tli ' immortal mind, that hath forsook Her mansion iu his fleshly nook ; And of those demons that are found In fire, air, flood, or under ground. Here there are no unmeaning general expressions; all is particular, a! is picturesque; nothing forced...
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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the Bear. With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold,...immortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion in this fleshy nook : And of those demons that are found In fire, air, flood, or under ground, Whose power...
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Leçons de rhétorique et de belles- lettres: Suivies des opinions ..., Volume 3

Hugh Blair - English language - 1830
...in some high lonely tow'r Where I may oft outwatch the Ilear, With thrice great Hermes , or unsphcre The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds , or what...The immortal mind , that hath forsook Her mansion in tlus fleshly nook : And of those demons that are found In fire , air, flood , or under ground. , «...
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Thoughts on Man, His Nature, Productions, and Discoveries: Interspersed with ...

William Godwin - Human beings - 1831 - 471 pages
...they devote their minds to the acquisition of knowledge ; they -outwatch the bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold...worlds, or what vast regions hold The immortal mind. Others again would waste perhaps their whole lives in reverie and idleness. They are constituted of...
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Thoughts on Man, His Nature, Productions, and Discoveries: Interspersed with ...

William Godwin - Human beings - 1831 - 471 pages
...the acquisition of knowledge ; they -outwatch the bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere Tin- spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions hold The immortal mind. Others again would waste perhaps their whole lives in reverie and idleness. They an: constituted of...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lainp at midnight hour Be seen on some high lonely tower, Where I may oft outwatch the Bear, With...Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions hold [sook The immortal mind, that hath forHer mansion in this fleshly nook; And of those demons that are...
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