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" There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought. "
THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF SAMUEL ROGERS - Page 446
by EPES SARGENT - 1854
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1829 - 497 pages
...Note io3, page 58, col. 2. There, untcen. Hilton went to Italy in i638. «There it was,» says Ыг, - that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown...prisoner to the Inquisition.« « Old and blind, he migbt have said. Galileo, by his own account, berame blind in December, 1637. Milton, as we learn from...
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - Almanacs, English - 1832
...Medicean Stars, in honour of his patron, Cosmo, Duke of Tuscany. " It was in Florence (says Milton) that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought." Monsieur...
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John Milton: His Life and Times, Religious and Political Opinions: With an ...

Joseph Ivimey - Poets, English - 1833 - 397 pages
...this work that he introduces Galileo, and his hard and cruel fate. He says: " There it was, [Italy] that I found and visited the famous GALILEO, grown old a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licencers thought. And though...
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Memoirs of the Court of King Charles the First, Volume 1

Lucy Aikin - Great Britain - 1833
...crowd at his door, brought him into the assembly almost by the hand. But Milton had already at Florence "found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought ' ;" and a...
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John Milton: His Life and Times : Religious and Political Opinions : with an ...

Joseph Ivimey - Authors, English - 1833 - 300 pages
...work that he introduces Galileo, and his hard and cruel fate. He says : " There it was, [Italy] that 1 found and visited the, famous GALILEO, grown old a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licencers thought. And though...
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The Prose Works of John Milton

John Milton - 1835 - 976 pages
...that nothing1 had been there written no«1 these many years but flattery and fustian. There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old, a prisoner to the inquisition, for thinking1 in astronomy otherwise than the franciscan and dominican licensers thought. And though...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1836 - 496 pages
...Giojello. Note 103, page 58, col. 2. There, unseen. Milton went to Italy in 163Я. "There it was," ввуя he, " that I found and visited the famous Galileo,..." Old and blind," he might have said. Galileo, by hi« own account, became blind in December, 1637. Milton, as we learn from the date of Sir Henry Wotton's...
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Sketches of English Literature: With Considerations on the Spirit ..., Volume 2

François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand - English literature - 1836
...nothing but bemoan the servile condition into which learning amongst them was brought. There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican inquisitors thought Liberty is...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montombery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

English poetry - 1836 - 444 pages
...Giojello. Note 103, page 58, col. 2. There, unseen. Milton went to Italy in 1639. "There it was,' •ays he, " that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old. a prisoner to Ihn Inquisition." " Old am: blind." he might have said. Galileo, bv his own orcount, became blind in...
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Essays and Selections

Basil Montagu - Fore-edged painting - 1837 - 356 pages
...which burnt a mother and her new-born infant in the same flames, while * "There it was," "says Milton, "that I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old, a prisoner to the inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought." 62 the hoary...
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