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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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History of the Inductive Sciences: From the Earliest to the ..., Volume 1

William Whewell - Science - 1837
...extent of his reputation when we find Milton referring thus to his travels in Italy1 : "There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner in the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White

Samuel Rogers - English poetry - 1839 - 495 pages
...Giojello. Note 103, page 58, col. 2. There, unseen. Milton went to Italy in 1638. " There it was,' ftyi he, " that I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition." " Old anc blind," he might have said. Galileo, by his own account, became blind in December, 1637. Milton,...
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Selections from the Works of Taylor, Latimer, Hall, Milton, Barrow, South ...

Basil Montagu - Conduct of life - 1839 - 350 pages
...wits ; that nothing had been there written now 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 thinking in astronomy otherwise than the franciscan and dominican licensers thought.* ENGLAND AND...
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Tracts for the people, designed to vindicate religious and Christian liberty

Tracts - Church and state - 1840 - 470 pages
...wits ; that nothing had been there written now 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 thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought. And though...
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Italy, a Poem

Samuel Rogers - Italy - 1842 - 320 pages
...his time in gardening ; and to his garden at Ferrara we owe many a verse. P. 120, 1.4. Tlure, anteen, Milton went to Italy in 1638. " There it was," says...I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old, & prisoner to the Inquisition." ' Old and blind,' he might have said. Galileo, by his own account,...
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The Poetical Works of Rogers, Campbell, J. Montgomery, Lamb, and Kirke White ...

Samuel Rogers - 1843 - 56 pages
...DGiojello. Note 103, page 58, col. 2. There, unseen. Milton went to Italy in 1638. "There it was, Bays he, " that I found and visited the famous Galileo grown old. a prisoner to tho Inquisition." " Old ani blind," he might have said. Galileo, by hid own ac count, became blind...
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Poems [the poetical works of S.Rogers].

Samuel Rogers - 1845
...that in him he saw, As in a glass, what he himself should be, Destined so soon to fall on evil days * Milton went to Italy in 1638. "There it was," says...the Inquisition." ' Old and blind,' he might have mid. Galileo, by his own account, became blind in December, 1637. Milton, as we learn from the date...
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The Prose Works of John Milton, Volume 1

John Milton - 1847
...wits ; that nothing had been there written now 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 thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licence* sers thought. And though...
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Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest ..., Volume 1

Robert Chambers - English literature - 1847
...wits ; that nothing had been there written now these many years but flattery and fustian. There it was place, and consociateth the most remote regions in participation of their fruits, how for thinking in astronomy otherwise than the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought. And though...
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The Relation Between the Holy Scriptures and Some Parts of Geological Science

John Pye Smith - Bible and geology - 1848 - 407 pages
...inquisition tyrannizes ; when I have sal among their learned men, for that honour I had. 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." Areopa,giticn,...
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