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" 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 unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds or what vast regions hold The immortal mind that hath forsook Her mansion... "
Literary Hours: Or, Sketches Critical and Narrative - Page 338
by Nathan Drake - 1800
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...midnight hour Be seen on 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 fleshly nook ; And of those d«mons that are...
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Tales of an Antiquary: Chiefly Illustrative of the Manners ..., Volume 1

Richard Thomson - English essays - 1828 - 1106 pages
...hundred years before that exquisite but .whiggish poet : — " Let my lamp, at midnight hour, Be seen in some high lonely tower, Where I may oft' outwatch...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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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 posthumous papers, facetious and fanciful, of a person lately about town

Cornelius Webbe - 1828 - 234 pages
...smoke of my midnight lamp, which doth • •' Oft outwatch the bear With thrice great Hermes, and unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds or what vast regions hold Th' immortal mind.' But a kind yet mistaken friend of mine, who insisted that the ' proper study of...
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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
...teen, in some high lonely tower. Where I may outwatch the Bear With thrice great Hermes, or unspherc The spirit of Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast- regions hold Th' immortal mind, that hath forsook Her mansion in his fleshly nook ; And of those demons that a,e...
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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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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 pages
...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 great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit of Plato, to unfold, What worlds or what vast regions hold...
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