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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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Home Pictures of English Poets, for Fireside and Schoolroom

Kate Sanborn - English poetry - 1869 - 291 pages
...villa, received with cordial kindness by the blind old sage. To use his own words : " There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner to the Inquisition, for thinking in astronomy otherwise than as the Franciscan and Dominican licensers thought." While...
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Modern Christian heroes, a gallery of protesting and reforming men

George Gilfillan - 1869 - 312 pages
...for three years had to repeat the seven penitential Psalms of David. Milton says — " There it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old, a prisoner in the Inquisition for thinking on astronomy otherwise than the Dominican or Franciscan licenser thought."...
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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 pages
...wits ; tlmt 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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Selections from the Prose Works of John Milton: With Critical Remarks and ...

John Milton - 1870 - 338 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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Memoir of the late John Talwin Shewell, to which is appended Notes of his ...

John Talwin Shewell - 1870 - 453 pages
...permitted to enter the city. " I went," says our illustrious Milton, " to Italy in 1638, and then it was that I found and visited the famous Galileo, grown old a prisoner in the Inquisition :" and where he remained till his death. " In Santa Grace's holy precincts lie Ashes...
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Unity in variety: a series of arguments based on the divine workmanship in ...

George Warburton Weldon - Analogy (Religion) - 1871 - 162 pages
...John Milton, in his " Areopagitica," alluding to his travels in Italy, writes : — ' 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 licencers thought.' It is obvious,...
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Longer English poems, with notes, ed. by J.W. Hales

John Wesley Hales - 1872
...me almost wholly of sleep." It was in that same year that Milton saw him. "There [in Italy] 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" (Milton's...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

Charles Mackay - English prose - 1872 - 534 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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Autobiography of John Milton, Or, Milton's Life in His Own Words

John Milton - Poets, English - 1872 - 181 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.' 3 ' I am...
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Autobiography of John Milton, Or, Milton's Life in His Own Words

John Milton - Poets, English - 1872 - 181 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' 3 ' I am long...
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