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" I endure to interrupt the pursuit of no less hopes than these, and leave a calm and pleasing solitariness, fed with cheerful and confident thoughts, to embark in a troubled sea of noises and hoarse disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of... "
The Life of John Milton - Page 196
by Charles Symmons - 1810 - 646 pages
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Radical Religion from Shakespeare to Milton: Figures of Nonconformity in ...

Kristen Poole - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 288 pages
...with cherful and confident thoughts, to imbark in a troubl'd sea of noises and hoars disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightfull studies to come into the dim reflexion of hollow antiquities sold by the seeming bulk,...
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The Anatomy of Bibliomania

Holbrook Jackson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 668 pages
...instinct than design, as though sauntering into a domain of unexplored tranquillity, wherein / beheld the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies,3 and began, for gladness, to extend its bounds. This ancient manner, with its undulations...
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The Major Works

John Milton - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 966 pages
...with cheerful and confident thoughts, to embark in a troubled sea of noises and hoarse disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies to come into the dim reflection of hollow antiquities sold by the seeming bulk, and there be fain to...
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Close Reading: The Reader

Frank Lentricchia, Andrew DuBois - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 391 pages
...pursuit of no lesse hopes than these ... to imbark in a troubl'd sea of noises and hoars disputes, put from beholding the bright countenance of truth in the quiet and still air of delightful studies" (821822). In Lycidas, the still and quiet air of studies is punctuated by the "Oaten Flute" and by...
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