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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 Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1830
...could not but reflect upon a beautiful simile in Milton :— As one who long in populous city pent. Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...to breathe Among the pleasant villages, and farms Adjoined, from each thing met conceives delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kinc, Or...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1831 - 294 pages
...person more. As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, 445 Forth issuing on a summer's morn, to breathe Among...delight ; The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kine, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; 450 t If chance, with nymphlike step, fair virgin paes,...
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Paradise Lost: A Poem, in Twelve Books

John Milton - 1831
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The Comparative Coincidence of Reason and Scripture, Volume 1

1832
...spouse. Much he the place admir'd, the person more. * Horne. 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 ; If chance, with nymph-like step, fair virgin pass, What...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for ..., Volume 102, Part 1

1832
...is aptly illustrated by the well-known simile of Milton : " Ai 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 ; If chance with nymph-like step fair virgin pass, [mure....
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

1832
...feel in an occasional excursion into the country : — " — One who long in populous cities 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." It is a fashion, but we think an ignorant and unfeelin?...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 102, Part 1; Volume 151

1832
...one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth issuing on & summer's morn to breathe Among the pleasant villages...conceives delight, The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kino, Or dairy, each rural sight, each rural sound ; If chance with nymph-like step fair virgin pass,...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 1

1833
...the country. Is it not John Milton who singeth thus : — " As one who lon'af 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 Poetical Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1834 - 392 pages
...Egyptian spouse. Much he the place admir'd, the person pure. As one who long in populous city pent, 445 Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...tedded grass, or kine, 450 Or dairy, each rural sight, cai-h rural sound; If chance , with nymph-like step , fair virgin pass, What pleasing seem'd, for her...
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The Every-day Book and Table Book: Or, Everlasting Calandar of Popular ...

William Hone - 1835
...could not but reflect upon a beautiful simile in Milton : — As one who long in populous city pent, Where houses thick and sewers annoy the air, Forth...to breathe Among the pleasant villages, and farms Adjoined, from each thing met conceives delight : The smell of grain, or tedded grass, or kinr, Or...
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