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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,... "
Paradise lost, a poem. Pr. from the text of Tonson's correct ed. of 1711 - Page 252
by John Milton - 1801
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The Poetical Works of John Milton: With the Life of the Author, Volume 1

John Milton - 1813 - 565 pages
...adnm-'d, the person more. As one who, long in- populous city pent, <45 Where houses thick and sowers annoy the air, Forth issuing on a summer's morn to...the pleasant villages and farms Adjoin'd, from each thiug met conceives delight, I'd* smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, 450 Or dairy', each rural...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1814 - 407 pages
...unknown ; O, grant me honest fame, or grant me none. * 12. As one, who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...delight . The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, .' Or dairy, each rural sight, each riiral sound ; If 'chance., with nymph like step, fair virgin pass,...
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The Tatler; corrected from the originals, with a preface ..., Volume 5

Alexander Chalmers - 1817
...not but reflect upon a beautiful simile in Milton : VoL. V. E As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound. Those who are conversant in the writings of polite authors,...
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Paradise lost, a poem, Volume 2

John Milton - 1817
...Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admir'd, the person more. As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...conceives delight; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kino, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; Jf chance, wilh nymph-like step, fair virgin pass,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1817 - 407 pages
...unknown ; O, grant me honest fame, or grant me none. Popl* 12. As one, who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...Adjoin'd, from each thing met conceives delight; The mell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If 'chance,...
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 44

1838
...man surrounded by the vexations of urban life. Hear Milton-. As onewho long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...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 Classical Journal, Volume 18

1818
...for the better. Milton has a beautiful passage of this kind. " As one who long in populous city pent Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass,1 or kine Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance with nymph-like step fair...
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The Classical Journal, Volume 18

1818
...of this kind> " As one who long in populous city pent Where houses thick and sewers annoy the :dr, Forth issuing on a summer's morn to breathe Among...conceives delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, 1 or kine Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance with nymph-like step fair virgin...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 6

1818
...Cooty but a tatler ? what, the editor of his tale but a tatler ? As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...morn, to breathe Among the pleasant villages and farms Adjoiu'd, from each thing met conceive* delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or...
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The Works: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings by Robert Anderson, Volume 2

John Moore - 1820
...of green fields, and to breath the free air of the country, As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick; and sewers, annoy the air, Forth...delight, The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy ; each rural sight, each rural sound. I confess, for my own part, I never felt the' beauty...
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