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" Swinging slow with sullen roar; Or if the air will not permit, Some still removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom, Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's... "
Poems on Various Subjects: Selected to Enforce the Practice of Virtue, and ... - Page 124
by E. Tomkins - 1804 - 256 pages
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Blair's Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles-lettres

Hugh Blair - English language - 1822 - 144 pages
...still removed place will ait, Where gloomy embers thro' the room, Teach light to counterfeit a gloom ; Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm." A. The book of Job ; the Psalms of David...
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An Abridgment of Lectures on Rhetoric

Hugh Blair - English language - 1823 - 306 pages
...counterfeit a gloom; Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To hless the doors from nightly harm...let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen in some high lonely tower, Exploring Plato, to unfold What worlds, or what vast regions holdTh' immortal mind, that...
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The Speaker: Or Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English Writers ...

William Enfield - 1823 - 346 pages
...removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom, . Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen...
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The London Magazine, Volume 7

English literature - 1823
...prose, " the bloomy flush of life is all fled but one old woman." Ritson. Yet Milton could write : Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bell-man's drowsy charm—- and I dare say he was right. 0 never let a quaker, or a woman, try 447...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...which contains this charm, p. 139. ed. 1647. It begins thus, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at 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...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom ; Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...still removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom. Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, Or the belman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm : Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1824 - 822 pages
...removed place will fit, H Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom, ascend Up to .u г native seat: descent and fall To us is adverse. W bellman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour, Be seen...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...still removed place will fit, Where glowing embers through the room Teach light to counterfeit a gloom, Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth, 75 80 Chaucer. 'And the two following lines, with the frequent alliteration of the letter s, inimitably...
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A Second Series of Curiosities of Literature: Consisting of ..., Volume 2

Isaac Disraeli - English literature - 1824
...farm-house, where the winds passed through, and the rains lodged, often taking refuge in his own kitchen— Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth ! In a letter f of the disconsolate founder of landscape-gardening, our author paints his situation...
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