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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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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1825 - 562 pages
...Far from all resort of mirth, Save the erieket on the hearth. Or the bellman's drowsy eharm. To bless lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-wateh the Bear, With thriee great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit...
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Elegant Extracts: Book V. Pindaric, Horatian, and other odes ; Book VI ...

English poetry - 1826
...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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A Grammar of Rhetoric and Polite Literature: Comprehending the Principles of ...

Alexander Jamieson - Eloquence - 1826 - 306 pages
...counterfeit a gloom, Far from all resort 01 mirth, Save the cricket on the hi art h, . Or the hellman,s drowsy charm, To hless the doors from nightly harm ; Or let my lamp and midnight hour, „ Be seen in some high lonely tow,r. Somi-timrs let gorgeous ivagtdy, In sceptre,d...
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The Speaker; Or, Miscellaneous Pieces: Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - Elocution - 1827 - 346 pages
...Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth. Or the bellmau's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen on some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out watch the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere...
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Tim Bobbin's Lancashire dialect; and poems

John Collier - 1828
...crick she has got in her back. — Quevedo's Visions. Cricket, a small stool ; also, a house insect. Far from all resort of mirth, Save the cricket on the hearth. — Milton, II Pen. Crinkle, to rumple a thing ; also, to bend under a weight. Comely crinkled, Wondrously...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres

Hugh Blair - English language - 1829 - 557 pages
...founded, that 'it is too exuberant, and may sometimnbt charged with filling the ear more than the mind.' Or let my lamp, at midnight hour, Be seen, in some high lonely tower, Where I may outnatch the Bear With thrice great Hcrines, or unsphere The spirit of Plato,...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...very nearly the imagination of Milton, in alluding to the same topies, has pursued the same track : " Or let my lamp at midnight hour Be seen in some high lonely tow'r, Where I may oft out-wateh the Bear, With thrice great Hermes, or unsphere The spirit...
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The Natural History of Selborne

Gilbert White - Natural history - 1829 - 343 pages
...in the same room where a person is sitting1 : if the plants are not wetted, it will die. XL VII. " Far from all resort of mirth Save the cricket on the hearth." MILTON'S // Paueroio. WHILE many other insects must be sought after in fields, and woods, and waters,...
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The Works of Dugald Stewart: Philosophical essays

Dugald Stewart - 1829
...very nearly the imagination of Milton, in alluding to the same topics, has pursued the same track: " 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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Studies in Poetry: Embracing Notices of the Lives and Writings of the Best ...

George Barrell Cheever - American poetry - 1830 - 480 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 belman's drowsy charm, To bless the doors from nightly harm. Or let my lamp at midnight hour, Be seen...
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