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" Begin then, Sisters of the sacred well, That from beneath the seat of Jove doth spring, Begin, and somewhat loudly sweep the string. "
Paradise regained. An account of Cowper's writings, relating to Milton. A ... - Page 178
by William Hayley - 1810
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Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 807 pages
...upon his watery bier Unwept, and welter to the parching wind, Without the meed of some melodious tear. re ! kindly given, Thai each may fill the circle inark'd...great teacher, Death ; and God adore. Wliat future um ; 2O And, as he passes, turn And bid fair peace be to my sable shroud. For we were nurs'd upon the...
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The British Poets: Including Translations ...

1822
...upon his watery bier Unwept, and welter to the parching wind, Without the meed of some melodious tear. Begin then, Sisters of the sacred well, . That from...spring ; Begin, and somewhat loudly sweep the string. 1 Edward King, Esq. the son of Sir John King, knight, secretary for Ireland. He was sailing from Chester...
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The British poets, including translations, Volume 17

British poets - 1822
...Hence with denial vain, and coy excuse : So may some gentle Muse "With lucky words favor my destined urn ; And, as he passes, turn, And bid fair peace be to my sable shroud. For we were nursed upon the self-s'ame hill, Fed the same flock by fountain, shade, and rill. Together both, ere...
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Select British Poets, Or, New Elegant Extracts from Chaucer to the Present ...

William Hazlitt - 1824 - 822 pages
...upon his wat'ry bier Unwept, and welter to the parching wind, Without the mead of some melodious tear. false traitor ; 'Twill not restore the truth and honesty...cottage, and the safe abode Thou told'st me of? What grim n,nVd upon the self-same hill, Fed the same flock, by fountain, shade, and rill. Together both, ere...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 4

John Milton, Edward Hawkins - 1824
...sepulchro. T. Warton. Without the meed of some melodious tear. Begin then, sisters of the sacred well, 15 That from beneath the seat of Jove doth spring, Begin,...gentle Muse With lucky words favour my destin'd urn, 30 And as he passes turn, 14. Without the meed] Without the reward. Spenser, Faery Queen, b. ii. cant....
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The Poetical Works of John Milton ...

John Milton - 1824 - 131 pages
...of the sacred well, 15 That from beneath the seat of Jove doth spring ; Begin, and somewhat loudlv sweep the string. Hence with denial vain, and coy...gentle Muse With lucky words favour my destin'd urn ; O And, as he passes, turn, And bid fair peace be to my sable shroud. For we were nurs'd upon the...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 1-2

British anthology - 1824
...upon his watery bier Unwept, and welter to the parching wind, Without the meed of some melodious tear. Begin then, Sisters of the sacred well, That from...the seat of Jove doth spring ; Begin, and somewhat londly sweep the string. Hence with denial vain, and coy excuse ; So may some gentle Muse With lucky...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 3

John Milton - 1824
...his Lycidas he says, (unless it l>ea false print,) So may some gentle Muse With lucky words favour mj destin'd urn, And as he passes turn, And bid fair peace be to my sable shroud. Where Muse in the masculine for poet is very bold. Perhaps k should be, Bears greatest names in his...
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With Notes of Various Authors ..., Volume 4

John Milton, Edward Hawkins - 1824
...seems to have given the genuine reading, " Nr Joxgux " pipit rpihx," [v. 1 133.] T. Warton. 1"5. Begin then, sisters of the sacred well, That from beneath the seat of Jove doth spring,"} He means Hippocrene, a fountain consecrated to the Muses on mount Helicon, on the side of which was...
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Select Poets of Great Britain: To which are Prefixed, Criticial Notices of ...

William Hazlitt - 1825 - 562 pages
...welter to the parehing wind, Without the meed of some melodious tear. Begin then, Sisters of the Saered hrough heaps of snow. • * * * * As thus the snows arise, and foul and fieree Henee with denial vain, and eoy exeuse, So may some gentle Muse With lueky words favour my destin'd...
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