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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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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Volumes 1-2

Maurice Cross - 1835
...and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall ana 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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Poetical Works: Biography of Milton

John Milton - 1835
...hall and bower, Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men; O, 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 godliness:...
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The Prose Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1835 - 976 pages
...common duties of life. Well might Wordsworth sii\g : Thou hadst a voice whose sound was like the sea, 0 Yet a while longer his harp was left in the hands of the guardian Muse. The strings were now occasionally,...
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Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 2

William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone - 1835
...MODERN POETS OREAT REFORMERS : Hare forfeited their ancient English dower [; Of inward happiness. We arc selfish men: Oh ! raise us up, return to us again, And give us manners, virtue, freedom, power 1 This, in faith, is most marvellous language for a Tory ! Nothing less than Republicanism, the purest...
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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - 1838
...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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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - 1838
...and pen, Fireside, the heroic wealth of hall and hower, 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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The Book of Gems: Wordsworth to Bayly

Samuel Carter Hall - 1838
...power. 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...thy heart The lowliest duties on herself did lay. COMPOSED UPON WESTMINSTER BRIDGE. EARTH has not any thing to show more fair : Dull would he be of soul...
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The Sonnets of William Wordsworth: Collected in One Volume, with a Few ...

William Wordsworth - 1838 - 477 pages
...< If inward happiness. We arc selfish men ; • Hi ! raise us ii|>, return to us again ; And «ivr us manners, virtue, freedom, power. Thy soul was like a Star, and dwelt apart : • Thou hailst a voice whose sound was like the no» : I'uru as the naked lieiivens, majestic, frei'. A didst...
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Methodist Review, Volume 10; Volume 21

1839
...hall and bower Have forfeited their ancient English dower Of inward happiness. We are selfish men, O ! 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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A sketch of the the life of the rev. John Brown, sometime minister ... in ...

Thomas Lockerby - 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,...power. Thy soul was like a star, and dwelt apart ; Thou h ail's ia voice whose sound was like the sea ; Pure as the naked heavens, majestic, free , So didst...
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