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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 Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes and a Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Mitford - 1838
...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 Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance with nymph-like step fair...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 7

1838
...aspiciam !" Such it the aspiration of the man surrounded by the vexations of urban lite. Heir Milton— 5U As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoined, from each thing met conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1839
...or accounted for. On this occasion, I could not but reflect upon a beautiful simile in Milton :— As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...to breathe Among the pleasant villages, and farms Adjoined, from each thing met conceives delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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Le Paradis perdu de J. Milton

John Milton - 1841 - 479 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...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin 'd, from each thing met conceives delight — The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine,...
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Select Works of the British Poets: In a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1841 - 807 pages
...the place admir'd, the person moro. As one \vho long in populous city pent, Where houses thick anil ? Ill-fated race ! the softening arte of peace, Whate'er...Muses teach ; The godlike wisdom of the temper'd grasa, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance, with nymph-like step, fair...
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The Methodist Quarterly Review, Volume 48

Methodist Church - 1866
...by occasional rural excursions. As much as this he hints at in the following beautiful passage : " As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses...morn to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoined, '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, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...sapient king Held dalliance with his fair Egyptian spouM. MILTON. BOOK IX. Much he the place admir'd, hn groin, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance, with nymph-like...
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Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson ...

John Aikin - English poetry - 1843 - 807 pages
...dalliance with his fair Egyptian spouse. BOOK IX. MILTON. Much he the place admir'd, the person more. An d down he sinks Beneath the shelter of the shapeless...drift, Thinking o'er all the bitterness of death, grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance, with nymph-like step, (air...
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The poetical works of John Milton, with a memoir by J. Montgomery, Volume 1

John Milton - 1843
...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...Forth issuing on a summer's morn, to breathe Among tin' pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight; The smell of grain,...
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The Book of the Months: And Circle of the Seasons

Seasons - 1844 - 214 pages
...it." It is at this season that we can peculiarly feel the beauty of the charming lines of Milton : — As one who, long in populous city pent, Where houses...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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