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" MILTON ! thou should'st be living at this hour : England hath need of thee : she is a fen Of stagnant waters : altar, sword, and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are... "
Select Poems of Coleridge, Wordsworth, Campbell Longfellow - Page xxxvi
by Frederick Henry Sykes - 1895 - 360 pages
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The Quarterly Christian Spectator

1836
...and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Oh ! raise us up, return to us again ; And give us mii1iners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a star, and dwelt apart; Thou had'st a voice whose...
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Specimens of sacred and serious poetry, from Chaucer to the present day ...

John Johnstone - 1827
...Or as the pearls of morning's dew, Ne'er to be found again. MILTON. units 160SóDIED 1674. Thy'soul was like a star, and dwelt apart; Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea; Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel, in life's common way In cheerful tnxlllness....
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The sonnets of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 1899 - 477 pages
...and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Oh ! raise...: Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea : Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - 1828 - 560 pages
...and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Oh ! raise...: Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea ; Pure as the naked heavens, majestie, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful...
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The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth - 1828 - 340 pages
...and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Ob ! raise us up, return to us again ; And give us manners,...virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a Star, and dwell apart : WORDSWORTH'S POETICAL WORKS. Thou 1ml- 1 a Yoice whose sound was like the sea : Pure...
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The Quarterly Christian Spectator

1836
...their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Oh ! raise us up, return tn as again ; And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a star, and dwelt apart; Thou bad's! a voice whose sound was like the aea ; Pure an the nuked heavens, majestic, free, So did'st...
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The Methodist Magazine and Quarterly Review, Volume 10

1839
...hall and bower Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men, 0 ! raise us up, return to us again ; And give us manners,...; Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea : Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful...
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The Records of a Good Man's Life

Charles Benjamin Tayler - 1832 - 247 pages
...lines of Wordsworth apply to his character:ó " Thy soul was like a Star and dwelt apart: Pure aa the naked heavens, majestic free, ******* So dids't...godliness; and yet thy heart The lowliest duties on itself did lay." My father was a courtier, at least he was frequently about the person of our good...
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Specimens of English Sonnets

1833 - 224 pages
...sword, and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and bowe Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Oh ! raise...: Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful godliness...
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The Biblical Repository and Quarterly Observer, Volume 7

1836
...and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men ; Oh ! raise...; Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea ; Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free, So didst thou travel on life's common way, In cheerful...
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