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" As one who, long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth issuing on a summer's morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass,... "
The poetical works John Milton. Repr., with memoir, notes, &c - Page 270
by John Milton - 1873
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The Works: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings by Robert Anderson, Volume 2

John Moore - 1820
...permit him to enjoy the exhilarating view of green fields, and to breath the free air of the country, As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...met conceives delight, The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy ; each rural sight, each rural sound. I confess, for my own part, I never...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - English poetry - 1820 - 807 pages
...mystic, where the sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spomp. Much he the place admir'il, fountain, or fresh shade, Made vocal by my song, and...Lord, be bounteous still To give us only good ; and tiling met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight,...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Children's stories - 1820 - 407 pages
...praise. Unblemished let me live, or die unknown ; O, grant me honest fame, or grant me none, Pefe12. As one, who long in populous city pent. Where houses...to breathe, Among the pleasant villages and farms AtJjoir?d, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kiuĞ, Or...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Children's stories - 1820 - 407 pages
...Unblemisb'd let me live, or die unknown ; O, grant me honest fame, or grant me none^— .— Popt 12. As one, who long in populous city pent, Where houses...to breathe, Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoiii'd, from each thing met conceives delight -; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 2

John Aikin - English poetry - 1821 - 807 pages
...mystic, where the sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admir'd, the person more. As one who long in populous city...conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance, with nymph-like step, fair...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 1

1821
...pleasure as they would naturally feel, is very prettily described by the Poet Milton : — " — • One who long in populous city pent, . . • Where...farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight, ' i The smell of grain, or tedded grass. or kine. Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound. Harry...
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Paradise lost, a poem

John Milton - 1821
...Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admir'd, the person more. As one who, long in populous city pent, 445 Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...met conceives delight, The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, 450 Of dairy', each rural sight, each rural sound; If chance with nymph-like step fair...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

Classical poetry - 1822
...Laertes' son ; Or that, not mystic, where the sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admired, the person more. As one,...met conceives delight; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound: If chance, with nymph-like step, fair...
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The calendar of nature: designed for the instruction and entertainment of ...

Thomas Gosden - 1822
...beholder. It is at this season that we can peculiarly feel the beauty of these charming lines of MILTON — As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...met conceives delight, The smell of grain* or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound. On the twenty-first of June happens the...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 17

British poets - 1822
...Laertes' son ; Or that, not mystic, where the sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admired, the person more. As one,...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Acljoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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